Final entry into the Alpha Centauri system and insertion into Chiron orbit would be In GURPS Alpha Centauri, we assume that each Project actually repre-. GURPS Alpha Centauri is the usual high quality research and writing that SJGames puts out. I only have the hardback copy of the book, and. GURPS Alpha Centauri came out in , towards the tail end of GURPS 3e’s lifespan. That’s three years after Alien Crossfire hit the shelves.

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Chapter 2, “Planet”, gives a capsule look at the new world, grups includes some of the native life forms and the things these creatures do.

Last but not least, the diplomacy system was near perfect, its properties began being used in Civilization 6 even now. And some 4th ed conversions even! Gurpx all 3 reviews. The ship carried a few thousand colonists to the nearby Alpha Centauri system, where they were to build a new Earth on the world called simply “Planet.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Set in the early ventauri of the colonization of Planet, it chronicles the war between the UN Peacekeepers and the Spartans.

Roleplay the colony leaders from the computer game, or create your own characters — scouts and warriors on the new frontier.

Sid Meier’s Alpha Centauri GURPS

Can cenntauri out an entire continent’s worth of infrastructure before you build your third city. Get to Know Us. Gift Certificates fnord23 Contact Us. Your gaming group could be playing a DnD style dungeon crawl one day and then playing a space opera or hard sci fi game set on Alpha Centauri the next day. Even so, the supercharged Mind Worm attacks in the expansion can eat these up just as well.


GURPS Alpha Centauri – Wikipedia

Sign in Already have an account? Appendix B allows people who own a copy of the computer game a chance to convert what they know from playing the game into GURPS game stats and terms. The expansion, Alien Crossfire, adds more factions to the possible colonists, and also adds two alien races wanting to keep the world for themselves. Any feedback is welcome, just go to this topic: The Spartans are generally crazier than they are even in the games. Yes, a lot of players don’t realize that fighting the both Alien the proper way and exterminating them with WMD’s actually works pretty well: I have not played in a campaign but I’ve been asking our GM to run one.

If anything, I’d say that those who frequently play the computer game will find that this book does not cover all of the various possibilities from the game. Alien tech coupled with their OWN version of nerve gas means kill or be killed.

Alpha Centauri

In Sid Meier’s “Civilization” computer game, one way to win was aopha be the first to have colonists build a spaceship, leave Earth, and travel into space. Ads by Project Wonderful! Warehouse 23 will be closed December 24th, January 1st, Usually the first faction you fight if you’re playing as Zakharov.


I found it in a local store that specialized in games. Chapter 7, “Campaigns”, gives GM’s a way to decide what to include from this game world in their own campaigns.

Not surprising, as her faction is overpowered as fuck. I think its perfectly reasonable that planet could have some parasitic lifeforms that constitute benign infections, especailly when its intelectual capacities are not top notch.

Age of Ravens: GURPS Alpha Centauri: The Unity Incident

The Unity was mortally wounded by space debris. Posted January 10, edited. Great pictures, lots of info, stats, equipment, possible plots, if you love Alpha take a look at this.

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. I have it and it includes SMAX. Chapter 3, “Factions”, provides an in depth look at the various political and social agendas that exist among the colonist’s leaders. Earth is dead – but in the last years before the catastrophe, the starship Unity was launched.

Particularly vulnerable to backdoor probing until he gets his secret security project Hunter Seeker Algorithm, and then those pesky probe teams will cry need retrofitting with an expensive part to continue centaur. Conquer your rivals and make your vision the one that shapes the future of humanity!