Robots (book)

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Classic Traveller Book 8
Publisher Game Designers Workshop
Version Classic Traveller
Author Joe Fugate
Format Digest
Canonical 1
Edition 1st
Year Published 1986
Pages 56
Available from RPGNow
Product no. 344

At last, the complete guide to the construction and use of robots in Traveller. Add a completely new dimension to science fiction adventure with Robots.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Rules, essays and data included in Robots are:

  • A history of robots in the Imperium
  • A look at the robots of other races
  • Rules for robot construction
  • Encounter and Generation tables which will integrate robots right into your campaign.

Meta-history & Background[edit]

Some of the material in this book originally appeared (in a more abbreviated form) in the Travellers' Digest, issue numbers 1 through 3.


Joe D. Fugate, Sr. and Gary Thomas
Timothy B. Brown
Barbie Pratt and Steve Venters

Table of Contents[edit]

Introduction 4
Robots in Future Society 5
Types of Robot and Their Uses 9
Robots Outside the Imperium 11
Robot Builders 16
The Robot Brain 18
Robot Construction 22
The Universal Robot Profile 38
Robot Encounters 41
Robots in a Traveller Game 44
Robot as Characters 49
Robot Generation 51
Robots Design Checklist 53
Robot Design Forms 54