GURPS Traveller: Starships

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Starships
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Construction, Combat, and Adventure
Publisher Steve Jackson Games
Author Thomas L. BontRobert PriorChristopher Thrash
Version GURPS Traveller
Edition 1st
Format Book (Softback)
Pages 144
Year Published 2003
Language English
Canonical Yes
Available from TBD
ISBN 1-55634-475-9 Stock #6613
Table of Contents
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GURPS Traveller: Starships is key background book for GURPS Traveller.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

From launches to liners, from system defense boats to dreadnoughts, a starfaring campaign requires ships ... and GURPS Traveller: Starships gives them to you! In addition to rules for designing and rating your own starships (at both TL-9 and TL-10), this book contains over 35 pre-designed craft, ranging from 10-ton fighters to 500,000-ton dreadnoughts, described in detail and ready for use in a campaign.

Deck plans are included for the:

GURPS Traveller: Starships also details the "View from the Deck" ... the experience of being aboard a starship. Passengers and pursers, bridge crews and black gang, owners and deckhands... they're all here.

Charters and salvage operations are included, spiced up with encounters, adventure seeds and a cast of NPC owners, masters and crew.

Whether your campaign involves a single surplus scout or a fleet of dozens of warships, GURPS Traveller: Starships has everything you need!

Table of Contents[edit]

Introduction........................................4
1. Starships.........................................5
2. Starship Design and Construction..12
3. Hulls..............................................28
4: Propulsion, Power and Fuel............36
5: Controls, Sensors and Electronics...42
6: Weapons and Defenses..................46
7: Launched Ordinance......................52
8: Crew and Passenger Accommodations.56
9: Accessories and Unusual Items.......61
10: Starship Designs..........................74
11: Starship Operations....................102
12: Life Aboard................................110
Appendix A: Module Tables..............124
Appendix B: Weapon Tables..............140
Index................................................143

Meta-history & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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Credits (Primary Sources)[edit]

Author
Thomas L. Bont, Robert Prior, and Christopher Thrash
Editor
Gene Seabolt and Jon F. Zeigler
Cover
Doug Chaffee
Illustrations
Aaron Campbell,Jesse DeGraffe, and Glenn Grant
Deck Plans
Andy Akins

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