Tagged: Traveller

Summer Heat Wave Fund Drive (with Old School Donor Giveaway Items)

It’s been about two and a half years since I’ve had to do a fund-raising drive to help pay for my wife’s many medical issues (oral cancer survivor, spine issues, and now multiple sclerosis). This is due to moving to a state that expanded medicaid so my wife has insurance that actually covers...

Mongoose Traveller for $4.80 through June 2nd

Mongoose Traveller for $4.80 through June 2nd

Like old school D&D is my favorite fantasy RPG, old school Traveller is my favorite science fiction RPG — Classic Traveller to be specific. Mongoose Traveller is an updated version of Classic Traveller. Surprisingly, I find Moongoose Traveller to be an acceptable substitute for Classic Traveller. All the rules one needs to play...

Worlds Apart — Fantasy Version of Traveller on the High Seas

Worlds Apart — Fantasy Version of Traveller on the High Seas

A lot of Traveller players who enjoy fantasy RPGs have wondered what a “Fantasy Traveller” would look like: A fantasy RPG using Traveller-like rules where fantasy characters could trade and adventure across the seas of a fantasy world. Expeditious Retreat Press has released such a game, Worlds Apart. Based on the Mongoose Traveller...

Randall’s Essential Classic Traveller Supplements

Randall’s Essential Classic Traveller Supplements

As I said in another post, discovering the Traveller Starter Set is available for free yesterday convinced me to look around and see what other interesting Traveller goodies might be available. GDW is offering almost everything they published for Classic Traveller in PDF at very low prices. All 13 Supplements are available. Here...

Classic Traveller Paranoia Press PDFs Available

Classic Traveller Paranoia Press PDFs Available

Discovering the Traveller Starter Set is available for free yesterday convinced me to look around and see what other interesting Traveller goodies might be available. I was surprised to see that the old — and hard to find in print — Paranoia Press supplements are available in PDF form. Quite inexpensively, too. Paranoia...

Classic Traveller Starter Set Free on RPGNow

Classic Traveller Starter Set Free on RPGNow

The Classic Traveller Starter Set is available for free in PDF form from RPGNow. Go Here. Note that you will need to view the order in “My Account” to download the Charts booklet and Adventure Booklet.

Mongoose Releases Traveller SRD under OGL

Mongoose Releases Traveller SRD under OGL

While WOTC may wish the OGL would just wither and die, that does not look very likely. In fact, Mongoose has just released the Traveller SRD under the OGL. The SRD looks fairly complete. The major missing items are careers (one sample career is included) and the classic Traveller aliens. As careers are...