Xboat 01

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Xboat 1
Xboat 1.jpg
Author Robert Eaglestone
Canonical Yes
Edition 1st
Format Book (Softback) (PDF)
Language English
Pages 23
Publisher Robert Eaglestone
Version Traveller 5th
Year Published 2019
Available from DriveThru RPG
Also See Slade Mark I class Frontier Raider
August 2019 Publication.

Xboat 01 is a Robert Eaglestone product. It is a periodical designed for the Traveller 5th edition.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

No information yet available.

Table of Contents[edit]

X-Boat: A Traveller5 Zine
Section Page/s
Hangar 12: Slade Mk I Raider 5
Ship’s Locker: Heavy Vacc Suit 7
Artificial Persons 8
Amber Zone: Liberating Intellectual Property 9
Bestiary 13
Feature: ShipMaker 15
Hangar 12: Patrol Corvette 20
Ship’s Locker: Boarding Armor 21
Artificial Persons 22
Traveller Form 1A - Character Sheet 23

Library Data Entries (Public)[edit]

  1. LIC
  2. LRC
  3. Oberlindes Security
  4. ShipMaker
  5. ToolSet
  6. Universal Three Laws of Robotics

Library Data Entries (Automated)[edit]

Library data entries

Selected Astrography[edit]

  1. Dekalb (world)
  2. Extolay (world)
  3. Glisten (world)
  4. Lysen (world)
  5. Tlaqril (world) AKA Foelen (world)

Selected Corporations[edit]

  1. Engolia
  2. Henlan-Ra
  3. Hughes Aerospace & Intestellar Tech
  4. Kemker Light Industries (KLI)
  5. Lesler-Kahlan Gravitics
  6. LSP

Selected Creatures[edit]

  1. Akhanagir
  2. Dalazu
  3. Zaarek's Bane

Selected Equipment[edit]

Personal Equipment:

  1. ADBA class Gravitic Boarding Armor
  2. AHVS class Heavy Vacc Suit

Ship Equipment:

  1. Barbette
  2. CommCaster
  3. DataCaster
  4. Firmpoint
  5. Hardpoint
  6. Hop Drive
  7. Jump Drive

Selected Polities[edit]

  1. Republic of Regina

Selected Robots[edit]

  1. DCM-7 class Damage Control Robot
  2. EngLe class Drive Tech Robot

Selected Ships[edit]

  1. Capricorn class Close Escort
  2. Kranhouse class Patrol Corvette
  3. Nishemani class Corsair
  4. Orca class Corporate Packet
  5. Slade Mark I class Frontier Raider
  6. Type S class Scout/Courier
  7. Type T class Patrol Cruiser

Selected Smallcraft[edit]

  1. Kiidu class Patrol Boat

Meta-history & Background (Dossier)[edit]

On 21 February 2019, Robert Eaglestone launched a Kickstarter to get a new Traveller periodical founded and funded. It funded on the first day.

This is a true Fanzine, with most of the material produced by Fans who are participating in the Traveller5 initiative. It's about discussion, example, and bold ideas rather than finished product. So, these issues are "non-canon," although content *could* be re-used in later publications.

Each issue is at least 16 printed half-pages (5.5 x 8.5) in a saddle-stitched booklet format.

Xboat Fanzine Series[edit]

X-Boat: A Traveller5 Zine is published by Robert Eaglestone.

  1. Xboat 01
  2. Xboat 02
  3. Xboat Special Supplement 1:Contact
  4. Xboat 03
  5. Xboat 04

Credits (Primary Sources)[edit]

Credits (Primary Sources)
Credit Authors & Contributors
Author Robert Eaglestone

External Link/s[edit]

Commentary & Data articles:

  1. EXTERNAL LINK: Kickstarter Page