GURPS Traveller: First In

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First In
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Exploration and Contact Among the Stars
Author Jon F. Zeigler
Canonical Yes
Edition 1st
Format Book (Softback)
Language English
Pages 128
Publisher Steve Jackson Games
Version GURPS Traveller
Year Published 1999
Available from External Link: e23
Also See IISS
ISBN 1-55634-368-X Stock #6065
GURPS Traveller: First In is a Steve Jackson Games product.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Explore the Infinite Expanses
The Imperial Interstellar Scout Service seeks out strange new worlds within and beyond the borders of the Third Imperium. A scout has to expect the unexpected, embrace the unknown, and master his craft - because the uncharted expanses swallow the foolhardy.

First In gives GURPS Traveller players the information they need on the Scouts’ organisation, equipment, missions, and starships, including deck plans for the:

It also explores the process of exploration, from the initial sighting of a new star system to the integration of a world into the Imperium.

Building worlds, star systems, and civilizations becomes easier than ever with First In's world-building sequence, which incorporates the most recent scientific discoveries! game Masters can easily master an entire universe full of insights and wonders!

Table of Contents[edit]

GURPS Traveller: First In
Section Page/s
Introduction 4
1. The Scout Service 5
2. Characters 19
3. Vehicles 29
4. Stars 44
5. Worlds 62
6. Cultures 91
7. Survey and Exploration 120
8. Adventures 134
Index 143

Library Data Entries (Public)[edit]

  1. Astrography
  2. Atmosphere
  3. Climate
  4. Culture
  5. Rift
  6. System Survey
  7. Vacuum

Library Data Entries (Automated)[edit]

Library data entries
Alphabetical List


Selected Ships[edit]

  1. Donosev class Survey Scout
  2. Khadumir class Fast Courier
  3. Purcell class Express Boat Tender
  4. Pytheas class Exploratory Cruiser
  5. Type X class Express Boat AKA Express Boat

Meta-history & Background (Dossier)[edit]

GURPS Traveller: First In is a GURPS Traveller background book.

  • Ancient explorers unveiled strange new lands guided by their pole stars; now those far-flung stars become your destination.

Though designed for GURPS Traveller, the system easily adapts to any science fiction roleplaying game.

World-building & Colonization[edit]

Marc Miller. Worlds and Adventures (Game Designers Workshop, 1977), .(1977) created the UWP, which was later expanded with "Extended UWP Statistics", and was continued with the following products:

Credits (Primary Sources)[edit]

Credits (Primary Sources)
Credit Authors & Contributors
Author John F. Zeigler
Editor Salvatore Falco
Cover Doug Chaffee
Illustrations Jesse DeGraff, Glen Grant, John Grigni, and Tom Peters

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