Advanced Search

Hippogryph Future: Science Fantasy RoleplayingClick to magnify
Quick Preview
Full‑size Preview

Hippogryph Future: Science Fantasy Roleplaying

Selected Option:
Softcover, B&W Book
Hardcover, B&W Book
PDF + Softcover, B&W Book
PDF + Hardcover, B&W Book

Science fantasy is a hybrid genre that draws upon and combines tropes and elements from science fiction and fantasy. In conventional science fiction, the world is presented as being scientifically logical. Conventional fantasy stories contain mostly supernatural and artistic elements, disregarding the laws of physics and the constraints of the real world. Science fantasy, then, is presented scientifically logical and supplied with science-like explanations of its supernatural elements.

Like science fantasy, a hippogryph is a strange paradox. combining the elegance of a giant eagle with the stability of a horse. It is a hybrid of two things that cannot logically go together. Somehow the unlikely remix produces something that elevates both of its antecedents. Hippogryph Future began as a hybrid of the D20 Future SRD and Fate Accelerated. The horse and the eagle. Not a conversion of one to the other, but a whole, new thing incorporating the strengths of both. I like how it turned out. Hopefully, you will enjoy it for what it is.

This book includes:

  • Systems: All of the information necessary to run a game, including the core mechanic, the use of hero points, and more.
  • Characters: The character creation system, explanations of abilities, and prompts for creating backgrounds. Play a human, alien, artificial intelligence, or mutant. Concepts include Bounty Hunter, Chosen, Engineer, Fleet Officer, Grifter, Itinerant, Marauder, Marine, Muscle, Mystic, Psi Knight, Psion, and Smuggler.
  • Equipment: Mechanics and statistics for weapons, armor, technology, travel, and other tools.
  • Hazards: Radiation, vacuum, and other hazards faced by player characters in a science-science fantasy setting. 
 Customers Who Bought this Title also Purchased
Reviews (0)
Discussions (0)
Browse Categories
 Follow Your Favorites!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!

Product Information
Copper seller
Rule System(s)
Publisher Stock #
File Size:
0.88 MB
Original electronic
Scanned image
These products were created by scanning an original printed edition. Most older books are in scanned image format because original digital layout files never existed or were no longer available from the publisher.

For PDF download editions, each page has been run through Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software to attempt to decipher the printed text. The result of this OCR process is placed invisibly behind the picture of each scanned page, to allow for text searching. However, any text in a given book set on a graphical background or in handwritten fonts would most likely not be picked up by the OCR software, and is therefore not searchable. Also, a few larger books may be resampled to fit into the system, and may not have this searchable text background.

For printed books, we have performed high-resolution scans of an original hardcopy of the book. We essentially digitally re-master the book. Unfortunately, the resulting quality of these books is not as high. It's the problem of making a copy of a copy. The text is fine for reading, but illustration work starts to run dark, pixellating and/or losing shades of grey. Moiré patterns may develop in photos. We mark clearly which print titles come from scanned image books so that you can make an informed purchase decision about the quality of what you will receive.
Original electronic format
These ebooks were created from the original electronic layout files, and therefore are fully text searchable. Also, their file size tends to be smaller than scanned image books. Most newer books are in the original electronic format. Both download and print editions of such books should be high quality.
File Last Updated:
August 20, 2022
This title was added to our catalog on June 29, 2022.