Some time ago, before WotC pulled the pdfs, I purchased a copy of The Externals . It consisted of a series of interconnected html documents. The Externals sourcebook reveals to players and Gamemasters alike the heart of the Released as a PDF only following the death of the Alternity line. Star Drive (stylized as Star*Drive) is a science fiction campaign setting that was published in by TSR, Inc. for the Alternity role-playing game. Alternity’s first setting was detailed in the Star Drive Campaign Setting () Professions. 3 Publications. Game books; Novels. 4 References; 5 External links.

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With the aid of unhuman allies, the player characters must unravel the mystery before they become that latest victims of an ancient horror. The Last Warhulk is once again operational – and on the prowl externzls enemies to annihilate. Various authors have written novels set in this universe, including Diane Duane.

Much of the material created for this campaign setting was later reused in the d20 Future alternihy of the d20 Modern role-playing game. A Guide to Psionics “Mindwalking is more than it used to be. Mankind has gained access to faster-than-light technology called the stardrive, a merger of technology between humans and the alien Fraal. The possibilities are here. It starts at the Kendai communications relay, where the newly formed Galactic Concord hopes to reestablish contact with a frontier region that was cut off at the height of the conflict.

Can they survive the deadly threat posed by the derelict’s ancient machinery and unravel the mystery of the ship? At the far end of the Verge, alien species unheard of before the Second Galactic War have begun to stir. A Klick’s sensory organs hang in a pendulous glob below the main part of its body, between the forelimbs.


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The book follows the progress of the survery vessel Kepler as it visits previously uncharted systems in the verge, then ventures into the Lightning Nebula. The news from the Verge isn’t all good, but what news ever is?

Choose from different ones, including many old favorites updated for the new edition. Devious organizations scheme for world domination, otherwordly forces infiltrate our power structures, and creatures from our nightmares lurk in the shadows. Archaic Native American burial mounds and a shaman’s lingering curse.

A few weeks ago, a Concord cutter found a gutted ship drifting in space, her crew dead. Now one group of heroes enters the star system, seeking to learn the fate of the colony. But ambitious nations and desperate factions covet this refuge, for it occupies the most important strategic site in the Verge.

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In this page book you’ll find nearly fifty detailed descriptions and illustrations of the aliens that visit our world, the extfrnals that evolved alongside us, and the strange variations we have made of our own species.

Of course, heroes have to know where to find what they want – and must have the cash to afford it, or the savvy to bargain for a better price: You become the Gamemaster, bringing the adventure to life! Humanity is no longer the master of the world. This began with first contact with the Fraal in the Sol systemfollowed by the brutish Weren, cybernetically enhanced Mechalus, reptilian T’sa, and gliding Sesheyan.


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The war ended in with the signing of the Treaty of Concord. Just don’t linger – you never know who might be watching.

Discovering how, and why, alhernity what The Killing Jar is all about. Parallel universes are not just science fiction – physics and mathematics predict worlds that resemble and perhaps even duplicate out own. They’ve been blown into alternate dimensions, victims of the very tecnhology they sought to destroy.

Rewire the power grid for a major metropolitan area? But at the heart of all this chaos is a troubled sanctuary: All we’ve been able to do is react to their attacks. This led to a pullback of the humans from their maximum expansion, isolating many colonies. Threats from Beyond “One Grid Net journalist, known to a legion of Grid users as “Avatar,” has dug through the rumors and conspiracies to get at the truth of the many perils facing the Verge. It is modular in design, allowing Gamemasters to reuse the base in future adventures.

It was written by David Eckelberry and Richard Alternitj. Humanity has colonized thousand of planets – but ambitious nations contend or prime sectors externald real estate.

In this book you’ll discover everything you need to arm your hero against the darkness. In these pages you’ll encounter: