Star*Drive was a campaign setting put out for Alternity, TSR’s ambitious but clumsy science-fiction RPG. Much in the way that Greyhawk is considered the. “The STAR*DRIVE campaign setting, designed for use with the ALTERNITY science fiction roleplaying game, brings to life the world of the future. Humanity has. I used Black Starfall and Red Starrise as introductory adventures to Alternity/Star* Drive, in general. But, because of the timeline difference.

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It also includes a page booklet of record-keeping aids: While the stellar nations blast each other into oblivion, the distant colony regions the Far Reach, the Orion Frontier, and especially the Verge must struggle to survive without any help from their parent nations.

Ddive Verge is described, in many cases, planet by planet. And you can live to tell about it.

Star Drive

Ddrive article is about the alterjity fiction campaign setting. At the edge of space is the Verge, where oppurtunities await those smart enough and ruthless enough to take advantage of them. Devious organizations scheme for world domination, otherwordly forces infiltrate our power structures, and creatures from our nightmares lurk in the shadows. What they find waiting for them will forever change the human concept of the universe and humanity’s place in the grand scheme of things.

Humans being what they are, peace didn’t last. Inside this page, full-color book are more than 60 detailed descriptions and illustrations of aliens that live in and around the planets of the Verge. This book presents a game universe for heroes to conquer, investigate, and explore. Much of the material created for this campaign setting was later reused in the d20 Future supplement of the d20 Modern role-playing game.

Dominated by the beautiful water world of Bluefall, Aegis is a place where the great powers of human space marshal their forces against myriad threats. Can they survive the deadly threat posed by the derelict’s ancient machinery and unravel the mystery of the ship? You need to login to do this. These previously uncataloged beings come from the farthest reaches of space and the depths of our oceans, from the deepest jungles and worlds outside our universe.

Piracy, corporate warfare, the bitter rivalries of stellar nations, and an implacable alien menace threaten dozens of worlds and billions of people. Alien Compendium – Creatures of the Verge “In the Verge, you can go for dozens of light-years in any direction without seeing a single sign of life.

With the aid of unhuman allies, the player characters must unravel the mystery before they become shar latest victims of an ancient horror. They’ve been blown into alternate dimensions, victims of the very tecnhology they sought to destroy.

Finally, more than a quarter-century later, Ares 22 has found the necessary resources to repair its stardrive. Go to our Sales Site. Bigger, badder, and longer than the first, the Second Galactic War devolves into a shifting three-way conflict between the various political alliances.

Slowly but inexorably expanding into civilized space, the alien klicks and their allies began by devastating the entire Silver Bell colony on Spes, followed by fierce ground fighting on Rakke.

Jack into the Grid, download Avatar’s reports, and decide for yourself if the External threat is real or the deluded imaginings of a burned-out gridpilot.

In these pages, you’ll find general information about the planet Lison and how to managa a campaign on this unusual world. Retrieved from ” https: Visit a dozen fully described worlds, and learn of powerful interstellar empires. Included in the product is a map of the base itself, and – for the first time – schematics of a klick attack ship! This article mainly concerns itself with the original. Pages using deprecated image syntax.

Listen to her mighty stardrive roar across the light-years, and know that this mobile station is a force to be reckoned with. A period of stellar colonization of habitable worlds ensues, led by six wealthy power blocs. It is modular in design, allowing Gamemasters to reuse the base in future adventures.

Alternity – Star Drive – Dark Matter – Wayne’s Books RPG Reference

The Lighthouse stands as a base of operations, a site for adventure, and a means to travel the Verge in style. In this booklet, you’ll find everything you need to explore this wonderful and terrifying future in a self-contained roleplaying game. Eclipse puts heroes against a slternity nation ready to take the entire world hostage.

The text traces the voyage of the Concord Survey Vessel Kepler as it visits 14 different star systems around the Verge.

Rules for generating a wide variety of unique heroes – including five alien hero species.

Various authors have written novels set in this universe, including Diane Duane. Now it offers a whole new range of possibilities: Gather a few friends, get some polyhedral dice available at most game, hobby, or bookstoresand choose from one of four heroes who make up the crew of the Momotaro. An Explorer’s Guidebook provides information for scouts and heroes who dare venture into the unknown. They incorporated all of the player races, cybernetics, mutations, equipment, and psionics mentioned in the Player’s Handbook, and put them against a Space Opera backdrop.

The Star Drive Campaign Setting book is hardbound with pages illustrated in color. The dark times are over. But ambitious nations and desperate factions covet this refuge, for it occupies the most important strategic site in the Verge.

Super heroes, science fantasy, and magic expand your campaign into the realm of the fantastic.

Strap on your sword and drjve your blaster – it’s time to brave the wild frontiers! A second, even nastier war aalternity insparked by a rebellion of mutants. Black Starfall “In the future, human space has just emerged from a century-long galactic war. Or close your eyes in cryogenic slumber as you cross the galaxy?

A number of supplements were published in the original Alternity -based Star Drive series. Best of all, you’re the hero who makes the next big discovery, stops the next insidious threat to humankind, or carries out the next heart-stopping rescue in the face of impossible odds! The war continued for over years, leaving worlds devastated and nations and alliances in difficult financial straits.