Tag Archives: White Star

Rocket Propelled Grenade Launcher (RPGL)

RPGs are relatively low-tech means to propel an explosive warhead a short distance.  These simple, mass produced weapons can be found on thousands of worlds, in the hands of militias, pirates and criminal gangs.  Though primitive, they are still highly … Continue reading

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Wanted: The Space Tyrant

Wanted: The Space Tyrant Bounty: 50,000 credits (alive) Aliases: None known Associates:  The vast, unending hordes of his space empire Location: Near the Bandor system The Space Tyrant is wanted by the Alliance of Free Worlds for unprovoked aggression, war crimes … Continue reading

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POI: Brazsauria

Deep within the Sargasso Void, along the Apocalypse Rim, lies a primordial world of dinosaurs, mega fauna, and a thousand millennia of alien shipwrecks and castaways.  Officially, this world has no name, but the locals call it Brazsauria. Brazsauria consists of a … Continue reading

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Firearms: Rapid Fire

This is a simple house rule to give firearms a bit more differentiation.  These rules assume that “firearms” in White Star represent modern or futuristic ballistic weapons. Firearms may be fired in one of two modes:  single fire or rapid … Continue reading

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Wanted: Marguile St. Claire (9th-level Cybernetic Mercenary)

20,000 credits, dead or alive (NO DISINTEGRATIONS!) Known aliases: The Colonel Known Associates:  Marguile’s Marauders mercenary company Current location unknown “The Colonel” is wanted by the Space Tyrant for insubordination and mutiny.  St. Claire, under contract to the Tyrant, refused an … Continue reading

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Modification: Cryopods

Cryopods are an efficient means to increase a ship’s transport capability without taxing life support systems or requiring additional supplies.  Many military vessels employ cryopods to carry replacement crews, in case of excessive casualties.  Long haul transport ships often employ cryopods to … Continue reading

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The Devil’s Pit

Pincara I, an airless void of a pimple on the ass end of the Apocalypse Rim, orbits a waning star.  It is home to a private prison, officially known as the Pincara Penitentiary, but more infamously known as the Devil’s … Continue reading

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