Items 1 – 50 of Traveller5 Traveller The Traveller Science-Fiction Role-Playing Game System, Fifth Edition The Core Rules for the fabled 5th edition of the. Traveller is a science fiction role-playing game, first published in by Game Designers’ . (GDW published several board games allowing Traveller space battles to be played out as games in their own right – Mayday using the Traveller . AD is a hard science fiction tabletop role-playing game created by Game Designers’ Workshop. Intended as a “harder” alternative to GDW’s earlier Traveller.

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Prison Planet includes a complete description of the Newcomb prison, its inmates and guards, and the perils of life ‘inside’.

Classic Traveller

Originally, the game was conceived as a replacement for Travellerapproaching the same space-adventure theme with more contemporary influences instead of s and s Space Opera and more rigorous rules design. The strip spoofed Traveller and other space opera settings.

Sectors are named in K’kree, with Imperial names where applicable. TNE introduced Virusa silicon chip-life form that infected and took traveeller computers.

Into the Deep 5. This page was last modified on 28 Novemberat GDW licensee Paragon produced two video games based on the Traveller universe:. Some of them are in search of adventure, others seek wealth or power. The dominant power, both on Earth and in space, is Francerecently reorganized in as the Third French Empire, and incorporating much of Africa.

In gwd, sixteen mercenary job offers: There are three major lanes of explored space, called Arms, named after the nations which dominate them the French Arm, the American Arm, and the Chinese Arm.

The broad span of world and atmosphere combinations 11 through A9 have been reduced to nine small, medium and large worlds; with thin, standard and dense atmospheres.


The Zhodani, humans who discovered and adopted psionics early in their history, had both choices, and took a little of each. There was adventure for everyone: This is an age of prosperity and danger: Their empire includes hundreds of star systems, and their rule within their territory is absolute.

Traveller GDW

The adventurers are hired to investigate claims that Seaharvester Corporation is hunting the daghadasi to extinction, threatening world-wide ecocatastrophe. Character generation for twelve additional character types not included in Basic Traveller, suitable for player characters, and non-player-characters alike. Plus special information for the referee. This final version includes yet a few more rules changes tfaveller clarifications as well as one major change in the form of a simplified star ship combat system that uses range bands instead of 2D vectors.

Both rely on six-sided dice exclusively, and rog draw from the original Traveller rules. Fate of the Kinunir. Traveller is a science fiction role-playing gamefirst published in by Game Designers’ Workshop.

The Journal of the Travellers’ Aid Society The original gamebooks were distinctive digest-sized black pamphlets the so-called “little black books” produced by Game Designers’ Workshop GDW.

Divine Intervention covers a mission to alter the policies of a religious dictatorship.

GDW List – Traveller

When a game takes in the entire universe it’s easy to forget how large and complex even a single world can be. The most famous case involved Douglas Lenat applying his Eurisko heuristic learning program to the scenario in the Traveller adventure Trillion Credit Squadronwhich contained rules for resolving very large space battles statistically.

Excellent expansion book on personal combat rules in Traveller, enhanced for use with 15mm miniature grid and adapted to allow play without a referee. Ideal for supplementing Traveller adventures, handling starship encounters, and supplying characters with starships for campaigns. This edition is also sometimes called, retroactively, Classic Traveller. Origins Award winners Role-playing games introduced in Permadeath games Science fiction role-playing games Space opera role-playing games Traveller.


The Legend of the Sky Raiders. ISBN X Buy at Amazon Traveller Periodical Bibliography “Traveller has one of the richest backgrounds ever developed for a roleplaying game, supported by many hundreds of articles in periodicals and fanzines. Eventually, the rulebooks would number 9, along with 13 Supplements, 14 Adventures, and 6 Double Adventures. Skip to main content.

It was originally intended to be a flexible, multi-purpose, general ruleset. Across the Bright Face concerns a group of bodyguards who have just lost their client, and now may lose their lives. Traveller can be brutal to Player Characters and yes they can actually die during creation.

Sir Daylenn Morridan 37 Bestiary: An Amber Zone 32 Tlea: The contents are otherwise unchanged, though the box lid has slight changes in graphics.

Book 6 would be Scouts. A group of travellers are selected by a kindly old gentleman to help him in his researches on Darrian, in the Darrian system, and even beyond into the Darrian Confederation.

Nomads of the Trxveller Ocean. Basic multi-sector map of Zhodani territory showing its relationship to the Imperium. The Classic Aliens The adventure rpv him, his family, and ultimately a crew of human adventurers deep into Aslan territory, all the while pursued by assassins.

Retrieved from ” travelled Traveller was added to the Origins Hall of Fame. Players took their characters through a career development path usually in the military where the character rolled for different assignments and gained extra skills, rank and retirement benefits. The results of the war. The giant Campaign book includes: