Advanced Search

Career Book 1Click to magnify
Quick Preview
Full‑size Preview

Career Book 1

Watermarked PDF

Career Book 1 from Spica Publishing includes eight new careers for use in your science fiction game or campaign! 

Adventurer: Having crossed sectors in your search, you finally locate the ancient device inscribed with alien writing. Travel, excitement, danger, ancient artefacts. This is why your patron pays you such good money!

Bounty Hunter: Any one. Any where. Any time. Dead or alive. For the right price.

Clergy: Bringing the message to the faithless, you carry out your work amongst both rich and the poor, saving souls and helping others to see the light.

Colonist: Chancing it all on a barren rock out in the middle of nowhere, if you find it, it's got your name on the claim.

Corporate Citizen: A hustler, a mover, a shaker, you make the big money decisions that keep the financial markets running like clockwork.

Militant Religious: When your god calls you to arms to convert the faithless, no task is too big and no goal too high. Your efforts will be rewarded in the afterlife!

Space Patrol: The Space Patrol deals with everything from docking bay infractions and dangerous orbital maneuvers to smugglers and pirates. Make sure you have your Pilot license with you!

Worker: The common man, Joe Plumber, no less, doing the essential jobs that no-one else wants to do.

Pre-Generated Characters: Now with 48 pre-generated characters, three from each of the eight new careers, plus 12 multi-career characters (generated using both the Traveller Main Book and Career Book 1) - all pre-generated and ready for when you need characters in a hurry!

Inside you’ll also find expanded Mishap and Events tables for the careers in the Traveller Main Book, along with two alternative Life and Unusual Events tables for use during character generation.

 Customers Who Bought this Title also Purchased
Reviews (11)
Discussions (0)
October 12th, 2021
The alternate and expanded Mishap and Career Event tables for Agent, Drifter, Entertainer, Merchant, Nobility, Psion, Rogue and Scholar are appreciated. There are TWO d66 Life and Unusual Event tables providing many new twists on Travel, Relationships, [...]
August 25th, 2021
This is an aid for Mongoose Traaveller which you will need for it to be of use. It contains expanded tables for mishaps, life and unusual events for the non military traveller careers. There follows the reason I purchased the book details of 8 new care [...]
July 10th, 2021
This review originally appeared in the September 2013 issue of Freelance Traveller. On the Shelf Forty pages isn’t very large, so shelving this volume spine-out will cause it to be lost among other books. The c [...]
July 28th, 2020
There is little that I can add to the general chorus of highly justified praise for this suppliment. Spica Publications has outdone themselves with their Career Books, the alternate events table with d66 resolutions alone are almost worth the price by [...]
August 23rd, 2016
Picked up this along with a few other Spica books. I really thought they did a great job with the new careers and felt they offered some fun shifts for players without becoming munchkinish. I loved the d66 charts as well. I thought the layout was nice, [...]
Browse Categories
 Follow Your Favorites!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!
 Recent History

Product Information
Gold seller
Rule System(s)
Publisher Stock #
SP 0101
File Size:
7.28 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 Information
Watermarked PDF
Watermarked PDF

These PDF files are digitally watermarked to signify that you are the owner. A small message is added to the bottom of each page of the PDF containing your name and the order number of your purchase.

Warning: If any files bearing your information are found being distributed illegally, then your account will be suspended and legal action may be taken against you.

Here is a sample of a page from a watermarked title:

File Last Updated:
August 28, 2010
This title was added to our catalog on October 30, 2008.