SORAG (book)

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Handbook of organization and equipment
Author Chuck Kallenbach
Canonical No
Edition 1st
Format Book (Digest)
Language English
Pages 26
Publisher Paranoia Press
Version Classic Traveller
Year Published 1981
Available from RPGNow
Table of Contents
SORAG is an early Classic Traveller suppleemnt.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

A detailed description of the secret intelligence branch of the Zhodani in the Vanguard Reaches including character generation, sample characters and special equipment.

  • 26 page booklet.

Table of Contents[edit]

SORAG (book)
General Background Page 1
History Page 2
Required Material Page 3
Pre-Selection Options Page 3
Selection Page 4
Acquiring Skills and Expertise Page 4
Mustering Out Page 7
Special Assignment Resolution Page 10
Description of Skills Page 12
Dossiers Page 17
Equipment Page 18
General Background Page 19
Pharmaceuticals Page 19
Combat Equipment Page 21
Surveillance Devices Page 23
Vehicles Page 24

Selected Astrography[edit]

  1. Beyond Sector AKA The Beyond
  2. Spinward Marches Sector AKA Spinward Marches
    1. Outrim Void
  3. Vanguard Reaches Sector AKA Vanguard Reaches
    1. Colonnade Administrative District
    2. Four Corners Subsector
      1. Tellerian Cluster
    3. Haldensleben Subsector
    4. Zhodani Consul Route

Selected Equipment[edit]

  1. Electronic Tracer
  2. Electronic Wiretap
  3. Garrote
  4. Grenade Pistol
  5. Holster
  6. Hypo Gun
  7. Laser Listener
  8. Personal Firearm
  9. Smallarms System
  10. Throwing Knife

Selected Events[edit]

  1. Third Frontier War
  2. Fourth Frontier War

Selected Organizations[edit]

  1. Council of Worlds
  2. IDES (Interworld Division of Enforcement Services)
  3. Interstellar Freedom Society (IFS)
  4. SORAG

Selected Pharmaceuticals[edit]

  1. Killalc Pill
  2. Multi-Vaccine
  3. Narcolethe
  4. Nutrient Tab
  5. Pyschomimetic
  6. Universal Anti-Toxin

Selected Polities[edit]

  1. Altarean Confederation
  2. Third Imperium
  3. Zhodani Consulate

Selected Vehicles[edit]

  1. Amphibious Ground Car
  2. Autogiro
  3. Interloper Jump Capsule
  4. Infiltrator Aircraft
  5. Intruder class Shuttle
  6. Miniature Submarine

Meta-history & Background (Dossier)[edit]

1981 CE was near the end of the Paranoia Press Traveller run. The back of this book announced two books that were not later seen:

  1. Aliens & Artifacts
    1. Four new races ()mentioned in the library data in the Vanguard Reaches and Beyond) with complete character generation systems and artifacts and weapons used by them.
  2. Ryker's Catalogue of Arms Vol. 1, Nr. 1
    1. First edition in a continuing series of military and civilian weapons, vehicles and other equipment for use with Traveller.

Credits (Primary Sources)[edit]

Chuck Kallenbach.
Additional suggestions
William A. Barton, Marc W. Miller, and Donald P. Rapp
Chuck Kallenbach II, Dan DeBurger

External Link/s[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributions (Sources)[edit]

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