Mongoose 2nd: Vehicle Handbook

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Vehicle Handbook
VehicleHandbook 350.jpg
Author Matthew Sprange
Publisher Mongoose Publishing
Version Mongoose 2nd
Edition 1st
Format Book (Hardback)
Language English
Pages 152
Year Published 2017
Canonical Yes
Available from DriveThru RPG, Mongoose
Also See Mongoose Traveller: Vehicle Handbook
Product code MGP40004
ISBN 978-1-908460-56-1

Mongoose 2nd: Vehicle Handbook is a Mongoose Publishing vehicle source book designed for Mongoose 2nd

Universes of science fiction are filled with vehicles ranging from the mundane to the exotic. A starport on a world far beyond the frontier may see a mix of pedal-powered rickshaws, horse-drawn wagons and anti-grav skimmers. A high-tech centralised and industrial world will have skies filled with the anti-grav equivalent of cars, trucks and buses, while its military will be able to deploy armoured tanks who can withstand bombardment from spacecraft in orbit above them. All of these, and many more, can be created with the Vehicle Handbook.

The Vehicle Handbook has been designed to be quick and easy to use, whether your Travellers are looking to quickly upgrade or modify their humble air/raft, or construct a massive battle-ready walker armed with city-crushing weaponry from scratch. Even a large, multi-turreted super-heavy battle tank will not take much longer than five minutes’ work.

The Vehicle Handbook comes complete with an immense catalogue filled with vehicles built using this system, allowing you to dive straight in and begin populating your worlds with vehicles the Travellers can ride, purchase and fight against.


Matthew Sprange
Original Vehicle Design Mechanics
Colin Dunn
Layout and Graphic Design
Will Chapman and Sandrine Thirache
Interior Illustrations
Amy Perret, Sandrine Thirache, Kim Van Deun, Jon Torres, Shen Fei, Vincent Hie, Colin Dunn, Ian Stead
Scale Solvers
Noel O'Connor, Daniel Wall, Sam Wissa
Simon Bell, Scotty Diamond, Shawn Driscoll, Alex Greene, John Griffiths, William F. Hostman, Jason 'Flynn' Kemp, Donovan Lambertus, Dale C. McCoy Jr., Richard Ricker, Ian Stead, John Watts, Digital Arc Systems Crew (Dina Novitskaya, Lori Golder, Noah Ternullo, Fred Golder)
Special Thanks
Marc Miller, Rob Eaglestone, Colin Dunn, Andrew James Alan Welty

Table of Contents[edit]

Mongoose 2nd:
Vehicle Handbook
Section Page/s
Introduction 3
New Rules 3
Vehicle Design 5
Core Chassis Types 13
Armour 34
Weapons 37
Customization 46
Biotech 61
Drones 66
Vehicles of Charted Space 69
Index 149

Library Data Entries (Public)[edit]

  1. Vehicle

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