Gurps For Dummies

Author: Adam Griffith
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470043615
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But you probably don't want to introduce Acme's Used Spaceship lot with
discount deals in order to present the party with an appropriately outfitted craft.
Our recommended solution is either a party Patron or a party with ethics that don't
preclude stealing a ship. In a space campaign, each world can represent an
entirely distinct social and physical environment and subplot, or an entire
interrelated system can be created. The diversity of characters is dramatically
greater than any other ...

Brave New Words

Author: Jeff Prucher
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195305671
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1992 GURPS: Problems (was What's wrong with...) (Usenet: rec.games.frp) (May
17): I wrote my own ... 1945 [M. Leinster] Ethical Equations in Astounding SF (
May) 11/1: The blasters are those beams of ravening destruction which take care
of recalcitrant meteorites in a spaceship's course when the deflectors can't
handle them. 1954 F. Brown Sentence in Angels & Spaceships 170: “I sentence
you to death,” said the solemn Antarian judge. “Death by blaster fire at dawn
tomorrow.

Brave New Words

Author: Jeff Prucher
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199885524
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1992 GURPS: Problems (was What's wrong with...) (Usenet: rec.games.frp) (May
17): I wrote my own ... 1945 [M. Leinster] Ethical Equations in Astounding SF (
May) 11/1: The blasters are those beams of ravening destruction which take care
of recalcitrant meteorites in a spaceship's course when the deflectors can't
handle them. 1954 F. Brown Sentence in Angels & Spaceships 170: “I sentence
you to death,” said the solemn Antarian judge. “Death by blaster fire at dawn
tomorrow.

Gurps Magic

Author: Steve Jackson
Publisher: Steve Jackson Games
ISBN: 9781556342868
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Prerequisites: 4 Earth and 2 Water spells. Elemental Divinations All of the
methods listed below have the same prerequisite as Pyromancy: 10 spells of the
appropriate elemental college (Earth for Geomancy, Water for Hydromancy, etc.).
Geomancy is divination by examining the earth. This may only be practiced on
the bare ground — you may not be in a building, spaceship, etc. It requires an
area of open soil (no vegetation) at least 1 hex in size. Divination is by examining
the reaction ...

Building Imaginary Worlds

Author: Mark J.P. Wolf
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136220801
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Other setsof role-playing rules have appeared, for example Steve Jackson«s
GURPS (Generic Universal Role-Playing System) whichcan be adapted to any
gaming environment. Role-playing also ... ®space. simulator ̄, which featured
spaceships and bases in three-dimensional space, werethe firstvideo gamesto
use afirst-person perspective, giving players a point of view from within the game
«s world, rather than a third-person perspective looking in from outside the world.
Several ...

The Cthulhu Wars

Author: Kenneth Hite
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472807898
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For the last twenty years he has worked as a full-time writer and role-playing
game designer, contributing to many famous games including GURPS, Hero
System, Vampire: The Dark Ages, and Savage Worlds. He has also written or co-
written numerous books on ... Born and raised in Malaysia, Darren Tan grew up
drawing spaceships, dinosaurs and the stuff of his imagination, which was fuelled
by movies and computer games. Inspired by these, he went on to study animation
and ...

The Role Playing Society

Author: Andrew Byers
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476623481
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Seen from this perspective, a first-person shooter could be alternatively set in the
Middle East, the Wild West, or on a spaceship without much change in player
appreciation, whereas movement controls or enemy A.I. would be seen as
playing ... with the background details identical, but into a completely different
underlying set of mechanics (e.g., the Traveller setting being ported to the
GURPS system and the Cthulhu Mythos setting expressed through BRP and
Gumshoe mechanics).

Conceiving The Heavens

Author: Melissa Scott
Publisher: Heinemann Drama
ISBN: 9780435070083
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(If you're a role-playing gamer, you might be interested in the GURPS*
supplement Cyberworld, which makes unstable currencies a major part of the
game. ... to such entities in our own world precisely because the books are about
issues of personal power in which economics would be a distraction. WHAT IS
THIS SOCIETY'S BASIC UNIT? Is society organized around the individual? A
biological family (or clan, or tribe)? A congregation? A household? The crew of a
spaceship?

Cyberia

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Harper San Francisco
ISBN:
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If a character has spent too many points on wit and not enough on brute strength,
he better not get cornered by a monster. GURPS has come up with numerical
values for almost every skill imaginable, from quarterstaff combat to spaceship
repair. Players may also acquire disabilities — like a missing arm or an
uncontrollable lust for sex — which gives them points to use elsewhere. As in
Neuromancer, characters must behave according to their profiles. Ron rewards
players who, while ...