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Colonial Freighter


A complete starship book, ideal for Cepheus Engine or other sc-fi RPGs. 

On worlds with low-populations and few port facilities, any colonial supply ship has to carry with it a suite of cargo handling equipment. The Tharsis Aerospace Argosy is a premier example of this class of ship - the ‘colonial support vessel’ (CSV).

The Argosy has been designed to carry a varied mix of cargoes, from passengers to pallets cargo containers, out-sized industrial machinery, vehicles and various types of chemicals and fuels. It is able to land on a bare-rock landing pad and off-load its entire (and diverse) cargo where there are no port facilities. This 5,000-ton starship is fully deck-planned, and includes four variants, two scenario outlines and two new types of vehicles.


  • 22 pages of detailed plans
  • example crew
  • the 10-ton workpod
  • a 6 wheeled ATV, the Dynacat
  • ship walk-through
  • complete barracks deckplan for the military variant
  • complete hospital deckplan for the medical variant
  • two scenario outlines featuring the Argosy
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Andrew T August 20, 2020 6:48 am UTC
Is there going to be a print on demand release of this?
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Paul E August 21, 2020 7:28 am UTC
Yes, there will be a softcover version, please check the Zozer Games website for details in a couple of weeks. It will include a free copy of the PDF.
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This title was added to our catalog on August 19, 2020.