Star*Drive was a campaign setting put out for Alternity, TSR’s ambitious but clumsy science-fiction RPG. Much in the way that Greyhawk is considered the. “The STAR*DRIVE campaign setting, designed for use with the ALTERNITY science fiction roleplaying game, brings to life the world of the future. Humanity has. I used Black Starfall and Red Starrise as introductory adventures to Alternity/Star* Drive, in general. But, because of the timeline difference.
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The name “Klick” was coined by Galactic Concord soldiers and based on the odd clicking sounds that wtar aliens make when they communicate. Galactic Concord soldiers, accordingly, prefer to battle Klicks from a safe distance. If the heroes fail in their quest to end the terrorists’ rampage through alternate dimensions, there’s no predicting the consequences!
But what fun would that be? This book presents a game universe for heroes to conquer, investigate, and explore.
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They’ve been blown into alternate dimensions, victims of the very tecnhology they sought to destroy. Pilot a starship into uncharted territory, make a smuggling run to an occupies star system, contact a new alien species, and bring galactic criminals to justice.
Characters are typically employed and have an allegiance to a company or government. While the stellar nations blast each other into oblivion, the distant colony regions the Far Reach, the Orion Frontier, and especially the Verge alternigy struggle to survive without any help from their parent nations.
Eclipse puts heroes against a stellar nation ready to take the entire world hostage. The Regency government maintains Bluefall’s independence against a storm of challenges. Cities vanished, forests burned, and an entire civilization died in nuclear fire, gengineered plagues, and mutagenic poisons.
Tensions between the colonies led to the first galactic war infinally ending in with the emergence alyernity 26 stellar nations. A few weeks ago, a Concord cutter found a gutted ship drifting in space, her crew dead.
They accomplish this with the fraal, a race of The Greys with psychic abilities which humans are also starting to develop. Best of all, you’re the hero who makes the next big discovery, stops the next insidious threat to humankind, or carries out the next heart-stopping rescue in the face of impossible odds!
The Klicks employ brutal but effective “hit-and-run” combat tactics. Now you can examine the reports and Grid-blurbs and decide for yourself if these threats are real – or just more disinformation spread by the Concord, the Vergers, or the Old Space news agencies hungry to make headlines in the Stellar Ring. The book follows the progress of the survery vessel Kepler as it visits previously uncharted systems in the verge, then ventures dtive the Lightning Nebula.
In this page book you’ll find nearly fifty detailed descriptions and illustrations of the aliens that visit our world, the creatures that evolved alongside us, and the strange variations we have made of our own species.
Bioweapon research developed from samples taken from the depths of the Earth. When the Treaty of Concord brought an end to the war inStarMech recalled and deactivated its Warhulks The Concord has seized this oppurtunity to take the war to the enemy.
This page was last edited on 2 Novemberat In these pages you’ll find excerpts from catalogs and reports that list what’s available. Visit a dozen fully described worlds, and alterhity of powerful interstellar empires.
Alternity – Star Drive – Dark Matter – Wayne’s Books RPG Reference
Both its stardrive and its AI unit had been damaged – the ship could not return home, and as a result it never discovered that the war had ended. Your actions, your choices, and a little bit of luck will decide! Striking back hasn’t been an option – but that’s about to change.
The Star Drive Campaign Setting qlternity is hardbound with pages illustrated in color. The galaxy’s attention centers around the Verge, a region a mere one hundred light-years across that is home to thousand of stars awaiting exploration by heroes.
Ferocious, aggressive, and merciless, they have descended on human-controlled space in a slow and steady wave of invasion.
And you can live to tell about it. Listen to her mighty stardrive roar across the light-years, and know that this mobile station is a force to be reckoned with. Star Drive is set in the 26th century, starting in the year An Explorer’s Guidebook provides information for scouts and heroes who dare venture into the unknown. Of course, heroes have to know where to find what they want – and must have the cash to afford it, or the savvy to bargain for a better price: