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by High Command
Tue May 21, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Supporting Cast
Topic: Savage Robotech Characters
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Savage Robotech Characters

Zentraedi One Shot Characters All will have Regult Tactical Battle Pods or Nousjadeul-Ger Power Armor These pre-gens will be available (and folks can build them if they want, just reply in thread. Power Armor Shocktrooper (Male) in Nousjadeul-Ger Power Armor (one or two as long as they are not the ...
by High Command
Tue May 14, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Tomorrow Legion: The 99
Topic: The Plan?
Replies: 10
Views: 67

Re: The Plan?

Rifting is fine, as is ley line phasing.
by High Command
Sat May 04, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie
Replies: 36
Views: 625

Re: Operation Trainspotting: Mission Start

Operation Trainspotting: Mission Start Date : January 1, 110 PA Time : 1000 by end of post. Temp : 9°, Bitterly Cold outside. Not snowing. Weather : Mostly Cloudy, Only a light dusting of snow and plenty of ice Ley Line info : There is a ley line running through the AO and no spot is more than one ...
by High Command
Mon Apr 29, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: SWADE Quarterly Awards
Replies: 15
Views: 299

Re: SWADE Quarterly Awards

I will say that I would like experience to be an option a GM can use or not as they choose. Or use SWADE style advance after a quarter. Best of both worlds. GM agency preserved, just make sure it's explicitly stated. I'm pretty sure XP was an optional rule when I read it.
by High Command
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Experience Log
Replies: 6
Views: 886

Re: Experience Log

Fighting Joes October '18 to March '19 First number is XP gained this Quarter, second is total to Date Solène Bouchard - Venatus Vinco - 5/35 XP | 1.80 PPW | 2 EP Dina Perry - Mica Nowel - 5/22 XP | 1.60 PPW | 2 EP Joe Marshal - 2/29 XP | 0.20 PPW | 0 EP Steelcreek - Pursuit - 5/35 XP | 2.30 PPW | ...
by High Command
Sat Apr 27, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie
Replies: 36
Views: 625

Operation Trainspotting: Mission Start

Operation Trainspotting: Mission Start Date : January 1, 110 PA Time : 0930 by end of post. Temp : 8°, Bitterly Cold outside. Not snowing. Weather : Mostly Cloudy, Only a light dusting of snow and plenty of ice Ley Line info : There are multiple ley lines in the ruins of Old Chicago, but none close...
by High Command
Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Special Character Creation Guidelines (Minion War)
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Power Armor Loadout

PA pilots: ISSUED POWER ARMOR CA-FS1 Reinforced Flightsuit http://explorersunlimited.com/images/upload/2017/06/30/20170630220504-d3c32cac.png Embedded Toughness: +1 (Stacks with Power Armor's Toughness and Armor) Full Environmental Protection Built-in mini-computers for basic functions Communication...
by High Command
Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Special Character Creation Guidelines (Minion War)
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Infantry And Vehicle Pilot Loadout

CA-7 Special Forces Heavy “Dead Boy” Body Armor: http://explorersunlimited.com/images/upload/2017/06/30/20170630203251-2553ce6a.png +8 Armor and +2 Toughness Full Environmental Protection Embedded vibroknives on the forearms (Str+d6, AP 4, Mega Damage) Garrote Wire connected to the left wrist (Str+...
by High Command
Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Special Character Creation Guidelines (Minion War)
Replies: 4
Views: 114

General Equipment and Accessory Restraint Load Bearing Harness System (GEAR LBH)

General Equipment and Accessory Restraint Load Bearing Harness System (GEAR LBH) The General Equipment and Accessory Restraint Load Bearing Harness System (GEAR LBH) consists are hard and soft-sided storage pouches for equipment and ammunition that a soldier needs readily at hand. These pouches com...
by High Command
Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie
Replies: 36
Views: 625

Re: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie

One of the techs comes over and looks at the maul and looks confused. "Uh, let me check Private. I do not know." He pulls up something on a tablet, then pulls up some more stuff, then goes and gets a NCO, who then goes and gets a supply officer, who finally has to get clearance from the Captain hims...
by High Command
Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie
Replies: 36
Views: 625

Re: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie

(GM Mini Post) " The Tribal Thunder can carry six of those Striker pilots and suits. How many are in my squad? " Templar shakes her head. "Oh no, Sergeant. We'll get the bird you came in switched over to our standards eventually, but for now, use Unit 3AEB-8343. You can't miss her. She's got a new ...
by High Command
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie
Replies: 36
Views: 625

Re: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie

Templar looks to Bouchard when she steps up as she is talking to Frost. "Ah good, Bouchard. Frost, this is Bouchard. Certified killer. She's your Striker pilot." She looks at Bouchard. "Get down to the armory and get fitted for the CA-7 Armor and then stow it and find your Striker. It's got your nam...
by High Command
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie
Replies: 36
Views: 625

A Time for Change: Briefing Room 17-Charlie

A Time for A Change Date : January 1, 110 PA Time : 0700 by end of post. Temp : 8°, Bitterly Cold outside. A cool 65 degrees inside the complex. Weather : Mostly Cloudy, Only a light dusting of snow and plenty of ice Ley Line info : There are multiple ley lines in the ruins of Old Chicago, but none...
by High Command
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: CS OOC Chat
Replies: 53
Views: 4738

Re: CS OOC Chat

by High Command
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for A Change (December and January 1st, 110 PA)
Replies: 27
Views: 679

Re: A Time for A Change (December and January 1st, 110 PA)

A Time for A Change Date : January 1, 110 PA Time : 0630 by end of post. Temp : 8°, Bitterly Cold Weather : Mostly Cloudy, Only a light dusting of snow and plenty of ice Ley Line info : There are multiple ley lines in the ruins of Old Chicago 80 miles away, but none in Chi-Town itself. Location : F...
by High Command
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Item Validation
Topic: CA-Xa2 - Coalition Experimental Psi-Armor
Replies: 12
Views: 348

Re: CA-Xa2 - Coalition Experimental Psi-Armor

You're allowed to have a wrong opinion, of course. I mean we can't all be perfect.
by High Command
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Item Validation
Topic: CA-Xa2 - Coalition Experimental Psi-Armor
Replies: 12
Views: 348

Re: CA-Xa2 - Coalition Experimental Psi-Armor

Just as a note: I'm assuming in choosing the CA-2 you were wanting the old style look? Unless you're talking backwater postings (like Arkansas) or ISS, the Army (even Psi-Battalion) uses the newer CA-3 or CA-4. CA-7 is what special forces use. I have the CS armory here in case you're curious.
by High Command
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Special Character Creation Guidelines (Minion War)
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Revised MOS options

MOS Options Infantryman M.O.S. : This is your typical grunt soldier: Tough, ready for any action, and skilled in a wide variety of death, these soldiers are the basis of the army. Begin with Fighting +1 skill points, Knowledge (Battle) +1 skill point, and Shooting +3 skill points. Begin with two co...
by High Command
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Special Character Creation Guidelines (Minion War)
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Special Character Creation Guidelines (Minion War)

http://explorersunlimited.com/images/upload/2017/08/10/20170810163049-85d6e744.png http://explorersunlimited.com/images/_data/i/upload/2018/08/18/20180818223222-727375eb-me.jpg Naming Convention : Please use either First Name Last Name or simply Last Name for your character. You have not earned a n...
by High Command
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Item Validation
Topic: Signature Item for Steelcreek (CS Game): CA-7X-S Special Forces Experimental Stealth Armor
Replies: 20
Views: 332

Re: Signature Item for Steelcreek (CS Game): CA-7X-S Special Forces Experimental Stealth Armor

I remembered reading something about smelling our fear and chasing the mages down. But it could be all the coffee The Neuron beast had an entry like that, though the old main book for Rifts (pre-RUE) did focus a lot on the desire to kill their prey. I approve of this item :P Incidentally, I came up...
by High Command
Sat Apr 13, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: CS OOC Chat
Replies: 53
Views: 4738

Re: CS OOC Chat

Alright guys. I am setting Wednesdays as my GM will post day. This is a day after my GM day for EU. I will sometimes post early (like this week), but that will be uncommon and you'll have warning. Fair warning, we will be dealing with Demons quite a bit from here on. But you will also be equipped fo...
by High Command
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for A Change (December and January 1st, 110 PA)
Replies: 27
Views: 679

Re: A Time for A Change (December and January 1st, 110 PA)

A Time for A Change Date : January 1, 110 PA Time : 0628 by end of post. Temp : 8°, Bitterly Cold Weather : Mostly Cloudy, Only a light dusting of snow and plenty of ice Ley Line info : There are multiple ley lines in the ruins of Old Chicago 80 miles away, but none in Chi-Town itself. Location : F...
by High Command
Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Indigo Platoon, 17th SOG Company
Replies: 0
Views: 859

Indigo Platoon, 17th SOG Company

Platoon Chart CO : Captain Roger Dooly http://explorersunlimited.com/images/upload/2017/07/03/20170703080715-d75d6542.png XO : Staff Sergeant Danica Templar http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-jynke_Mm4AA/ThaLi5bbmlI/AAAAAAAAACY/KgXb-M5pNA0/s1600/dinam.png Alpha Squad : Assault Squad Squad CO: Captain Roger ...
by High Command
Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Coalition States Knowledge Base
Topic: Resource - Vacation Spots
Replies: 1
Views: 133

Re: Resource - Vacation Spots

Baton Rouge Open but Cautious: These people welcome trade and travelers and are fairly amicable, but a bit cool, wary, and cautious of strangers. They are a pragmatic group with practical sensibilities and attitudes. They can be fun and peaceful, but respond to trouble quickly and aggressively. Typi...
by High Command
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Coalition States Knowledge Base
Topic: Resource - Vacation Spots
Replies: 1
Views: 133

Resource - Vacation Spots

Vacation Getaway! 1. All expenses two week paid trip to the Battledomes of Ishpeming. You'll have a box for the bouts, dinner reservations every night (for up to four), a pass that allows you to tour the stables, one guided tour of the Northern Gun Robot and Power Armor Manufacturing facilities, and...
by High Command
Mon Feb 04, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: A Time for A Change (December and January 1st, 110 PA)
Replies: 27
Views: 679

A Time for A Change (December and January 1st, 110 PA)

A Time for A Change Date : January 1, 110 PA Time : 0615 by end of post. Temp : 8°, Bitterly Cold Weather : Mostly Cloudy, Only a light dusting of snow and plenty of ice Ley Line info : There are multiple ley lines in the ruins of Old Chicago 80 miles away, but none in Chi-Town itself. Location : F...
by High Command
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Altess race write up for review
Replies: 7
Views: 294

Re: Altess race write up for review

Here was what Venatus Vinco came up with for Tiree back when we started the site. It was literally one of the first posts. Note, it is also pre-VV's and my own development in terms of understanding SW in general and SR in particular (with its curious balance) Okay, It's really just a question of lay...
by High Command
Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Race: Godling
Replies: 5
Views: 557

Re: Race: Godling

Not particularly - we decided to use ARES instead. I'd use that or Rising Star personally. But if you and the GM want to try it out, feel free. Stuff in Community Projects is much more of a "Here's an idea" than stuff in House Rules.
by High Command
Thu Jan 03, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: CS OOC Chat
Replies: 53
Views: 4738

Re: CS OOC Chat

One way or another, I move things forward by 1/11/19 - get things done
by High Command
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: Thanksgiving Week - New assignments
Replies: 9
Views: 373

Thanksgiving Week - New assignments

For the CS soldiers of Fort Resilience, the last week of November is Thanskgiving Week. So is the last week of May. The CS, unlike its American ancestor celebrates no holidays in this time period. While Christmas was largely upheld, and there are dozens of local festivals in all kinds of towns throu...
by High Command
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: Final Bear Platoon Interlude
Replies: 6
Views: 361

Final Bear Platoon Interlude

Roll on the Special Forces version of the Modified Fortune and Glory table here. Then narrate me 3 to five paragraphs about the mission that gave you that edge. If you get an enhancement, wait to gain it until later when you get new gear.
by High Command
Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Out of Character Topics
Topic: Account Status Tracker-The only place to announce an absence
Replies: 33
Views: 23308

Re: Account Status Tracker-The only place to announce an absence

Player: Patrick GM Account: High Command Player Accounts: Krysesia, L.C. Dates of Absence: 11/13/2018 (retroactively) through 1/4/2018 Due to a variety of factors (my living situation, various things going on atm, etc) I find myself exhausted at the idea of logging in to post right now. It doesn't h...
by High Command
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Out of Character Topics
Topic: Account Status Tracker-The only place to announce an absence
Replies: 33
Views: 23308

Re: Account Status Tracker-The only place to announce an absence

Player: Patrick GM Account: High Command Player Accounts: Krysesia, L.C. Dates of Absence: 11/1/2018 (retroactively) through 11/12/2018 I am starting a new job, with a completely new schedule, with a new living situation and I'm a bit overwhelmed. My games (both GM and player) will be receiving spor...
by High Command
Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Item Validation
Topic: Possible Sig Item for CS Psi-Bat soldier (Cassandra)
Replies: 4
Views: 560

Re: Possible Sig Item for CS Psi-Bat soldier (Cassandra)

As the GM in question (and given the item being used actually exists in canon), I will allow Matthew to take Psi-Blade if he wants, or melee attack. As he chooses.
by High Command
Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Item Validation
Topic: Possible Sig Item for CS Psi-Bat soldier (Cassandra)
Replies: 4
Views: 560

Re: Possible Sig Item for CS Psi-Bat soldier (Cassandra)

You can't buy attack powers with Super-Tech - one of the requirements of passing it. That said, we can combine the two builds into this: Alternate Super-Tech version Psi-Tech TK-Focus Gauntlets These gauntlets allow a psionic adept to focus her telekinetic talent into a visible psionic energy weapon...
by High Command
Tue Oct 30, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Chronicles of the Vampire Kingdoms
Topic: Part 6.5 JtoZ, Witchwell inn: Dance Off.
Replies: 20
Views: 1121

Re: Part 6.5 JtoZ, Witchwell inn: Dance Off.

[dice:1zk7d84m]45289:0[/dice:1zk7d84m] Notice [dice:1zk7d84m]45289:1[/dice:1zk7d84m], [dice:1zk7d84m]45289:2[/dice:1zk7d84m]+[dice:1zk7d84m]45289:5[/dice:1zk7d84m] EE +4 (Elan and BDH) Persuasion [dice:1zk7d84m]45289:3[/dice:1zk7d84m], [dice:1zk7d84m]45289:4[/dice:1zk7d84m]+[dice:1zk7d84m]45289:6[/...
by High Command
Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:20 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!
Replies: 30
Views: 1516

Re: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!

All I did was clean up Derrick's list, which you nominally agreed with. I think that much fuller list works. Although I would take out illiterate. I have been illiterate for years and it never gave me support powers. I added a wild card to cover that not all builds are the same. If you have a specif...
by High Command
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Supporting Cast
Topic: MARS Con-Mage
Replies: 0
Views: 357

MARS Con-Mage

MARS Con-Mage Character Creation MARS Iconic Framework with 25 starting XP. Fortune & Glory and Hero’s Journey rolls remain the same. Temporal Warrior MARS Package A master of tricks and an adept of time magic, you are truly a threat to those who would impede your mission. Confusing your enemies, fa...
by High Command
Tue Oct 23, 2018 6:31 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!
Replies: 30
Views: 1516

Re: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!

Achilles Heel: Even the most powerful heroes have weaknesses, quirks, and foibles. The character however does not receive any points for these additional Hindrances or Negative Racial Traits. 1-point: All Thumbs Anemic Bad Eyes--Minor (Requires Glasses) Hard of Hearing--Minor Obese Pacifist--Minor ...
by High Command
Mon Oct 22, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Songjuicer
Replies: 4
Views: 564

Re: Songjuicer

I don't get the issue with giving mundane armor to magical types, especially if that armor is not environmental. Seems like the armor crazies get would work well.
by High Command
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: The Witchwell Inn
Topic: Welcome to Witchwell (13th, VK, and LoB)
Replies: 64
Views: 2570

Re: Welcome to Witchwell (13th, VK, and LoB)

[dice:1g9iu8wf]44448:0[/dice:1g9iu8wf]
Reroll (got that): [dice:1g9iu8wf]44448:1[/dice:1g9iu8wf]

Krys is impressed and moves over to Vela, giving her a slight hug. "Good job my friend."
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Tomorrow Legion: Vampire Hunters
Topic: Dance off Music at Zacatecas
Replies: 8
Views: 499

Re: Dance off Music at Zacatecas

Kiki do you love me was the Drake song Derrick was threatening death over

Also, Add Roundtable Rival by Lindsey Stirling: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvipPYFebWc
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Out of Character Topics
Topic: Weekday Roll 20 Game
Replies: 1
Views: 327

Weekday Roll 20 Game

The PCs are city rats and mercenaries running the streets of Hammond, right outside the ruins of Old Chicago. They do odd jobs working for the black market, some of the pirates, CS intelligence, FoM terrorists, and pretty much anyone with cash. Gear is often paid in lieu of cash and so they are reas...
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Out of Character Topics
Topic: Recruiting Image
Replies: 1
Views: 336

Recruiting Image

Image

For use in recruiting efforts, here is the URL for this banner.

Code: Select all

http://explorersunlimited.com/images/upload/2018/10/16/20181016191923-32bbbdc3.jpg
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Welcome!
Replies: 1
Views: 2188

Welcome!

Image

For use in recruiting efforts, here is the URL for this banner.

Code: Select all

http://explorersunlimited.com/images/upload/2018/10/16/20181016191923-32bbbdc3.jpg
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!
Replies: 30
Views: 1516

Re: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!

So we need to add "With a power limit of 30 in any one power" after the initial outlay of points [b]Awesome Power[/b]: Gain the Arcane Background (Super Powers - SPC). The character is a Heavy Hitter Rising Star, and starts with 40 Power Points with a power limit of 30 points in any single power, af...
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!
Replies: 30
Views: 1516

Re: Iconic Framework - Super Powered Heroes of Rifts Earth and Beyond!

There needs to be a note on Achilles Heel that strictly role-playing hindrances are generally ill suited for the hindrances.
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Iconic Framework - Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 10
Views: 692

Re: Iconic Framework - Super Soldier MARS Package

Tired, Blind, an idiot? all are possible. Please excuse my temporary insanity. :D
by High Command
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Iconic Framework - Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 10
Views: 692

Re: Iconic Framework - Super Soldier MARS Package

What was wrong with Mutation? Literally nothing. For 2 points you take a major Hindrance. That's a 1 for one trade. It was designed with that in mind.

Ignore please
by High Command
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: SPC Setting Rules Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 797

Re: SPC Setting Rules Poll

Adding Christian's feedback (no offense intended Steve, but your vote seemed to be fore the adoption of all of the as is, which is different than what we are doing here. Questions -Results based on the five who gave feedback Combined Attacks: more against (generally not wanted) Knockback: indifferen...
by High Command
Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: SPC Setting Rules Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 797

Re: SPC Setting Rules Poll

Any vote for is a 1, any vote no is a -1, and any indifferent vote is 0; total them up, and evaluate based on all four. Questions -Results based on the four who gave feedback Combined Attacks: more against (generally not wanted) Knockback: indifferent overall (needs a poll with options, including mi...
by High Command
Wed Oct 10, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Borg Variants
Replies: 29
Views: 1277

Re: Borg Variants

How can it work for MARS that cybernetics and armor toughness stack, but because its a cyborg IF they do not? That does not make sense.

Cybernetics and armor are two wildly different sources of toughness.
by High Command
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Borg Variants
Replies: 29
Views: 1277

Re: Borg Variants

Regardless of whether that particular reading of the heavy combat cyborg's toughness stacks, I specifically removed it from these versions.
by High Command
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Tomorrow Legion: The 99
Topic: GM Quarterly Poll 3rd Q 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 312

Re: GM Quarterly Poll 3rd Q 2018

voted ages ago
by High Command
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Fallen Heroes
Topic: Jarle Vargr - Phase World Wolfen Quatoria
Replies: 9
Views: 732

Re: Jarle Vargr - Phase World Wolfen Quatoria

http://explorersunlimited.com/images/upload/2017/07/03/20170703083954-db0dcff4.png NE-C20 Camouflage Variable Armor : This is a light and durable suit of combat armor with a fiber-optic material that can change colors to match the general environment. The suit also masks infrared and thermal emissi...
by High Command
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Recruitment Forums
Topic: Hannibal (Warlock Marine Magic Specialist)
Replies: 7
Views: 475

Re: Hannibal (Warlock Marine Magic Specialist)

Just FYI - I had done a version of the Warlock Marine Power Armor as an enchanted signature Item (as well as using ARES for it as well).

viewtopic.php?f=41&t=1921#p34890

You might mine it for the picture, if nothing else. The build might interest you as well.
by High Command
Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Borg Variants
Replies: 29
Views: 1277

Re: Borg Variants

I completely missed the normal armor potential. Yeah, hard to be a "hidden borg" if you can't wear normal body armor. "I'm a 'normal person', please ignore my lack of need for armor in the obviously dangerous environment." Normally I do not consider Armor or Toughness bonuses to stack. Armor I agre...
by High Command
Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Borg Variants
Replies: 29
Views: 1277

Re: Borg Variants

You caught the fact they can wear normal armor, have d10 in every attribute (base), are fleet footed, quick, have MD unarmed damage, the smell cybernetic, and are size 1 with a total of 3 toughness before armor or vigor? Without putting a single point in Vigor, that's 10 Toughness. In starting armor...
by High Command
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: SPC Setting Rules Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 797

Re: SPC Setting Rules Poll

Combined Attacks: No
Knockback: Yes, but 1d6" for 20 damage and 2d6" for 40 damage; make this a site house rule.
Synergy: No
Unarmed Defender: Yes
Power Stunt: No
Power Trick: No
Super Karma: Yes
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

nothing here is approved for anything except that we kinda agree it works :P And limited playtesting.

I'm not opposed to putting it up for general site approval, but that PPE option WOULD be voted on separately. And would not be allowed for Supertech Items, IMO.
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Borg Variants
Replies: 29
Views: 1277

Re: Borg Variants

WOLFEN QUATORIA Quatoria is an archaic Wolfn term meaning "officer of the law." In the pre-industrial days of the Wolfen Empire, Quatoria were law enforcement officers. In remote areas, a Quatoria often acted as marshal, judge, jury, executioner and grave digger. When the Wolfen empire expanded to ...
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

Hmm, I could see disallowing races from TLPG or over a certain amount of Negative Racial Points. I mean if you did this on top of a Dwarf or Elf from SWD no one would care. What about? Mutation: For the price of One Major Hindrance, two Minor Hindrances, or two points of negative racial traits (TLPG...
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: This is the Hiatus that may never end....
Replies: 2
Views: 441

Re: This is the Hiatus that may never end....

Clarification:
We will handle any revisions to existing house rules, and we can integrate options from other published sources, but truly "new" work is on hold for the moment.
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: Silhouette Review
Replies: 26
Views: 860

Re: Silhouette Review

Revised using some of Pender's suggestion and shifting an ability out to an edge - so it has to be taken like Major Psionic. Silhouette Description: (Rifts Dimension Book Phase World) The silhouette are a race of jet-black humanoids that have several magic and psionic abilities. Their appearance is ...
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

So integrating Tribe's option: Super Soldier MARS Package Not every super spy and mercenary operating in Rifts uses magic, cybernetics, psionics, or gear like power armor and robot vehicles. Some are empowered. Perhaps they are the result of a super-secret experiment out of Lone Star, or the result ...
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

Thinking about it, I think changing Super Karma to 2 points won't be too much, but does give an option for a second Major Hindrance and at least an edge's worth of benefit. Thoughts? Revised Version with 2 Pt Super Karma Arcane Background (Super Powers - SPC) [Background] Requirements : Novice This ...
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

Nothing about this changes the one AB rule. You might be able to trade it out (for Growth Potential at creation maybe?), but that's about it.
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Phase Technology
Replies: 10
Views: 692

Re: Phase Technology

Stay Tuned for a Phase Weapon trapping

I'll also work out a HI Laser trapping. (since that is a whole other class of weapons in PW).
by High Command
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: Silhouette Review
Replies: 26
Views: 860

Re: Silhouette Review

I like Pender's option, personally.
by High Command
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: Silhouette Review
Replies: 26
Views: 860

Re: Silhouette Review

It exists for IF power usage, based on SPC powers. Not for versions of Core spells.
by High Command
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: Silhouette Review
Replies: 26
Views: 860

Re: Silhouette Review

The first edge in each, I get - the second I do not. Something for nothing is a feature of SPC. Seems to me you just need to build their powers from SPC or accept they will have a PPE cost.
by High Command
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: Silhouette Review
Replies: 26
Views: 860

Re: Silhouette Review

Rob: Can we get the Silhouette finished, and remove the complaints about free invisibility? Someone wants to play one in the Phase World game and i would really like them to as well.

So define the problem and let's look at solutions.
by High Command
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Savage Rifts House Rule Proposals
Topic: Silhouette Review
Replies: 26
Views: 860

Silhouette Review

Silhouette Description: (Rifts Dimension Book Phase World) The silhouette are a race of jet-black humanoids that have several magic and psionic abilities. Their appearance is very human-like, except for their skin color and solid-white eyes. Both male and female silhouettes are very attractive by h...
by High Command
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:23 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

I translated one of the characters from my EU game using this, and I have two observations: 1. Super Karma is too much. It adds far more to the character than a technowarrior can get. It fits the full IF, it does not fit a package that is supposed to be on par with Technowarrior. I know we all want ...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Supporting Cast
Topic: Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter
Replies: 4
Views: 208

Re: Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter

Advances (post Advances as a reply to character sheet) Please list all Edges and Advances taken for your character here Battle Cat Breed Advantage : A Battle Cats begins with the Breed Advantage Edge (see sidebar). The player decides what breed (or breeds) the character is influenced by. After crea...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Supporting Cast
Topic: Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter
Replies: 4
Views: 208

Re: Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter

Background
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Supporting Cast
Topic: Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter
Replies: 4
Views: 208

Re: Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter

Player Name: Matt Google Handle: Mane Rank : Seasoned 2 Experience : 25 Advances Left : 0 Race : Battlecat Iconic Framework : MARS: Super Soldier Attributes : Agility d10, Smarts d6, Spirit d8, Strength d12+1, Vigor d10 Charisma : 0/-4; Pace : 12; Parry : 9; Toughness : see below; Size : 1 Base Toug...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Supporting Cast
Topic: Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter
Replies: 4
Views: 208

Mane, Mutant Battle Cat Gunfighter

Using the new MARS Super Soldier to recreate an EU character If Mane hadn't rejoined the Coalition: HJ (Experience & Wisdom): [dice:2sy06qtp]43301:0[/dice:2sy06qtp]: 1-2: Your hero knows how to make the most of second chances. He has Elan. HJ (Training): [dice:2sy06qtp]43301:1[/dice:2sy06qtp]: While...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

I still want my Growth Potential Edge available for this framework. Growth Potential [Iconic Edge] Prerequisites : Arcane Background (Super Powers - SPC), Novice, MARS One per rank (one per 20 xp after Legendary), the hero may select the Growth Potential edge adding 2 Power Points. Yeah, I was rewr...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: Open RP: Barracks, Mess Hall, and/or Rec Hall
Replies: 52
Views: 1656

Open RP: Barracks, Mess Hall, and/or Rec Hall

Open RP: Barracks, Cafeteria, and Rec hall Date : Sometime in the Month of October, 109 PA Time : Morning or Evening Temp : 75 degrees in the barracks. 50 degrees outside and either sunny or cloudy. Occasional rain. Weather : Clear, with fog over downtown in the distance Ley Line info : Old Chicago...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Adventure Cards
Replies: 9
Views: 525

Fourth Quarter Adventure Cards

Here is our Adventure Card deck: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1YV-rnfwK25kJ5G-uJTWb1sgiLLyky1bB1xKcU5AUzlo/edit?usp=sharing A new column has been added for October. All cards returned, the deck is shuffled. Make the pulls appropriate for your Rank (most of you are Seasoned except for Perry...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

The problem is your preference just unilaterally rewrote the rules. And I have not at any point said no we can't do that, I have merely asked that someone in favor of it present the option. Since you seem resistant to even doing that much due dilligence, I'll toss something together. Arcane Backgrou...
by High Command
Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

Unless we've specifically changed it here, I'd default to what was allowed in the earlier SPC framework https://savagerifts.com/sr/viewtopic.php?f=69&t=658#p10983 So: "The Knockback, Synergy, Power Stunt, and Power Trick setting rules apply to this character. ... Super heroes can take the hindrance...
by High Command
Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Tomorrow Legion: The 99
Topic: 4th Quarter Adventure Cards
Replies: 5
Views: 403

Re: 4th Quarter Adventure Cards

Adventure Card [dice:2be5x6i8]43188:0[/dice:2be5x6i8] (Optional) Adventure Card [dice:2be5x6i8]43188:1[/dice:2be5x6i8] (Optional) Result - (18) Karma Thief: "Take a benny from any other Wild Card (this may include other player characters)." - (21) Second Wind: "Play on your hero to automatically rem...
by High Command
Tue Oct 02, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Adventure Archive
Topic: GM Poll 3rd Quarter 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 447

GM Poll 3rd Quarter 2018

GM Poll 3rd Quarter 2018 Fighting Joes, please vote sometime in this last week of June. High Command, Game Master (GM) How to “rate” the GM, their Duties: • Post Rate • Notify Players via Hangouts of new posts. • Be available to Players ☞ Maintain a GM post rate at a minimum of one adventure post p...
by High Command
Tue Oct 02, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: CS 17th SOG Battalion
Topic: Experience Log
Replies: 6
Views: 886

Re: Experience Log

Fighting Joes July '18 to September '18 First number is XP gained this Quarter, second is total to Date Solène Bouchard - 6/30 XP | 1.10 PPW | 1 EP Dina Perry - 17/17 XP | 1.00 PPW | 0 EP Joe Marshal - 5/27 XP | 0.70 PPW | EP Steelcreek - 7/30 XP | 1.50 PPW | 2 EP Raleigh Ray Colton - 6/29 XP | 1.1...
by High Command
Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

personally I would not use Super Karma with this. That's more for the full IF - 10 points here is almost a full 100% increase. Just like this has a reduced amount you can gain at each rank, I don't think it should have Super Karma. but I have no issue if someone wants to use the new power for PPE/IS...
by High Command
Mon Oct 01, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

Mutant Grackletooth! Honestly, would it be more broken than a Grackletooth Power Armor Pilot or Robot Pilot?
by High Command
Mon Oct 01, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

peronally since it is restricted to 22 points forever (12 + max 5 advances) I would allow it to combine with a race. Can it REALLY be worse than a Major Psychic with Quickness, Speed, and Boost/Lower Trait?
by High Command
Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: 5.2 SOG Support Deployment: Phase 4 (Operation 3)
Replies: 22
Views: 879

Re: 5.2 SOG Support Deployment: Phase 4 (Operation 3)

SOG Support Deployment Phase 5 - Clean Up Date : September 1, 109 P.A. Time : 1945 by end of post Conditions : 82 degrees outside and the sun is almost down. The shadows are long and in the shadow of buildings it is dark. When looking west, there is a good chance at accidentally looking right into ...
by High Command
Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: CS: 17th SOG: Missions
Topic: 5.2 SOG Support Deployment: Phase 4 (Operation 3)
Replies: 22
Views: 879

Re: 5.2 SOG Support Deployment: Phase 4 (Operation 3)

TD for Colton: [dice:32e7asl5]42750:0[/dice:32e7asl5]: Serious Problem: The device or gear applies a –2 to all Trait rolls where it’s used, or its applicable bonus is reduced by 2.
Applies to Power Armor and Skelebots.
by High Command
Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: Supporting Cast
Topic: Proposed Race: In'Valian "Robo-Jockeys"
Replies: 31
Views: 929

Re: Proposed Race: In'Valian "Robo-Jockeys"

The in'Valian power suit is LITERALLY their defining trait aside from the crippling wasting disease. I don't get how "pick a suit and pick add two HJ rolls to it" is complex, but whatever floats your boat. If you're referring to the instructions on what to do in case you get this predictable result,...
by High Command
Thu Sep 27, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Rising Star SPC IF Alternative / Test Drive
Replies: 27
Views: 1248

Re: Rising Star SPC IF Alternative / Test Drive

First off - I made some stylistic changes as I moved this over - renamed abilities, combined some, separated some out, and then alphabetized everything. I also gave those without anything a survival backpack and a set of clothes. Some of the sections below could use some more descriptive text. But h...
by High Command
Thu Sep 27, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Rising Star SPC IF Alternative / Test Drive
Replies: 27
Views: 1248

Re: Rising Star SPC IF Alternative / Test Drive

A couple of notes: First on Equipment - take out the note allowing gear from MARS Packages - those are a specific part of those packages and you can't have them unless you take them. There's plenty of gear in other IFs for them. Second, on the AB and Cybernetics - I've run this by VV and it makes cy...
by High Command
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Rising Star SPC IF Alternative / Test Drive
Replies: 27
Views: 1248

Re: Rising Star SPC IF Alternative / Test Drive

please continue - what we are doing is the MARS version - it is significantly lower powered than this.
by High Command
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: Super Soldier MARS Package

Super Soldier MARS Package Not every super spy and mercenary operating in Rifts uses magic, cybernetics, psionics, or gear like power armor and robot vehicles. Some are empowered. Perhaps they are the result of a super-secret experiment out of Lone Star, or the result of tampering by Gene-Splicers ...
by High Command
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Archived Discussions
Topic: Super Soldier MARS Package
Replies: 85
Views: 2800

Re: MARS Package (Super Powered Asset)

Cybernetics don't need a AB, SPC Super Powers do; So unless you're tossing in a hindrance to counteract it, 2 of those points need to go to the AB, which brings us back, exactly, to Tribe's idea. Does there need to be a limit? And can they get more? If so is it Rising Stars? (5 PP per edge) and Rob,...

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