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Think the hot jock fighter and starship pilots have all the glory?

Think again.

Mercenary is a detailed expansion for the Traveller game, and the first in the line of Core Supplements. With advanced options for Soldier and Marine characters, any player with an interest in infantry combat will find something of value in this manual.

With new weapons and tactics, career options, and the lucrative mercenary ticket system, Mercenary puts ground combat front and centre.

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April 1st, 2020
Contains an amazing amount of information, especially for the standard "Third Imperium" universe. Great value. [...]
Megan R. [Featured Reviewer]
June 1st, 2015
Within the Traveller universe, many people - or at least, many player-characters - decide to earn their living utilising their combat skills. This book is aimed at the specialised mercenaries such as private military companies available for hire, and [...]
April 28th, 2013
When I purchased this book I thought it was going to be more like the original Mercenary book. However, it was not. The thing I liked most about the original was the in depth treatment of creating military characters such as Army or Marines. This book [...]
July 7th, 2010
Once again, Mongoose has re-issued and re-detailed a previous CT era book, in their own image. A perfect score here is avoided by the various weapons data errata (ranges that are way short for TL8 Mortars for example, having used them, they can get 3.5 [...]
December 18th, 2008
The PDF itself shows Mongoose's disregard for quality control; it is at least better than the paper copies. There are numerous layout errors that can be caught by an experienced editor in 5 seconds (I know I did), including issues with chapter headers [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on September 12, 2008.