Xboat 02

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Xboat 2
Author Robert Eaglestone
Canonical Yes
Edition 1st
Format Book (Softback) (PDF)
Language English
Pages 24
Publisher Robert Eaglestone
Version Traveller 5th
Year Published 2019
Available from DriveThru RPG
November 2019 Publication.

Xboat 02 is a Robert Eaglestone product. It is a fanzine 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
Amber Zone: Abyss Rift 4
Hangar 12: Edwards’ Far Trader 6
Hiring Hall 8
Amber Zone: Liberating Intellectual Property 10
Feature: Training through Guilds 12
Bestiary: Multipoda Echinata Reginaak Smithbornii 14
Artificial Persons: Huscarloid & Protocol Robot 15
Feature: Asteroid Mining 17
Contact! Dimidia 21
Ship’s Locker: Survey Scanner Man-Portable 22

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