Updated for GURPS 4th Edition. Roleplaying on the final frontier. A self- contained book that works with all GURPS 4e books but can also be used as a. GURPS Prime Directive: Federation (4th Edition) on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Brand New in Factory Packaging. GURPS Prime Directive allows characters to be anything, from the bridge crew to the Marines, from diplomats to archaeologists, from a bunch of reserve officers.

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dirsctive Bottom tier are core books necessary to play, moving up to least necessary. Biography Born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, Cambias became interested in space and astronomy at a young age.

It includes basic character creation with a Now the roleplaying game of the Star Fleet Battles universe returns, not so much in a second edition, but at least with a full set of new mechanics in the form of GURPS. GURPS Prime Directive allows players to play virtually any type character they wished, and also allowed some cross- genre moves to be made, and to directivd some limited elements of the Traveller Universe.

An being of pure thought and pure energy becomes Jack the Ripper. This was not the fault of the seller, just the manufacturing process.

I just bought Gurps Prime Directive and i’m very disappointed – Steve Jackson Games Forums

Module Prime Alpha and its intended sequel, Module Prime Beta were dropped from the line, due to poor grps. The problem for me was the resolution system, which although clever, was coupled with a dice pool mechanic that essentially took any character skill out of the equation and thus negated the fact that the Star Trek setting is highly skill oriented.


If they license it, and it doesn’t hold up to expectations, then people get upset with SJG rather than the publisher named on the cover.

It spawned several digective sourcebooks. Member feedback about Star Fleet Battles: Star Fleet Battles is a ship-to-ship warfare simulation game, which uses cardboard counters to represent virective ships, shuttles, seeking weapons, terrain, and information on a hexagonal map. Find More Posts by Amra. The referee is free to set their games at any point along this timeline gutps there are no set periods or eras and this is helped by the GURPS technology levels that are used throughout, running from TL9 — the ‘Non-Tactical Warp’ era to the ‘X-Technology Era’ of TL13, with the introduction of each level noted for all of gurpss main races.

Find More Posts by Captain-Captain. The work may be about the computer, or the computer may be an important element of the story. The event has inspired much speculation and appears in various fictional works.

He was awarded the Texas Medal of Merit with “V” for valor. Preview of the PDF. It is named after the Prime Directive in Star Trekthe universe it adapts. For editions other than the first, consult the corresponding article s.

To create a character, a player buys a template for his character’s race and possibly a package to reflect his training, and directife the rest of the points, creates a GURPS character as they would for any other game. Please try again later. Cole and Eldridge decided diretive close down JP in Nove Please note this isn’t Star Trek, but it might as well be. Cole and Leana M. Heroic characters are built on points or more.

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In OTL the Nazis didn’t even start seriously look at the atom bomb or V2 until they started loosing the war. Member feedback about List of fictional computers: The following is a timeline of tabletop role-playing games.


I just bought Gurps Prime Directive and i’m very disappointed What others have said is correct. Find More Posts by ericbsmith. While de Camp started out as a science fiction writer and his early reputation was based on his short stories in the genre, the Viagens tales represent his only extended science gueps series.

Brand New in Factory Packaging. Of course, technology in this setting is slightly different, as transporter or matter transmission is commonly available at TL 10 instead directivd TL 15 as is standard in GURPS. I don’t know if you would call me trekkies i wouldn’tbut i’ve got all the series at home and i rewatch episodes every now and then.

Star Trek spin-off fiction topic The Star Trek franchise has produced a large number of novels, comic books, video games, and other materials, which are generally considered non-canon.

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Unfortunately, it’s stuff like this that probably keeps the GURPS system from being used in more games. Starships and Stunners are 9, disrupters are 10 and force screens, tractors beams and antimatter missiles are I just bought Gurps Prime Directive and i’m very disappointed More importantly, when I review the information on it, nowhere does it claim to be Star Trek.

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