Announcing Issue 1 of the new Frontier Explorer magazine. The Frontier Explorer is a quarterly magazine dedicated to sci-fi RPGs and fiction. In it's pages you will find short stories and articles covering topics from background material, ship deck plans, gaming tips, and new equipment to adventure locations and even full adventures. This issue has a strong slant towards the Star Frontiers RPG as... [click here for more]
Welcome to Issue 2 of the Frontier Explorer magazine. This issue is once again filled with system briefs, new ships, locations, creatures, and background material for use by GM's in their games. This issue also includes several contributions from community members, a milestone we hadn't expected to reach for a couple more issues. Needless to say we're excited.
Continuing with the 30th Anniversary... [click here for more]
Welcome to Issue 3 of the Frontier Explorer magazine. We were really excited and honored to get permission from Ali Ries to use one of her images as the cover and couldn't pass up the opportunity to center the issue on the topic of her picture. Accordingly this issue has a strong robotics theme with articles on new robots and robotics skills and a robot component to the included adventure.
This... [click here for more]
Issue 4 of the Frontier Explorer is now available for download. This issue provides a fresh look at the Saurian race published originally in Dragon! Magazine issue 103 (Nov 1985) and provides new ships, weapons and creatures related to the Saurians and Spacefleets initial contact with the new race.
Much of the content of this issue was due to inspiration from the lead article... [click here for more]
Issue 5 of the Frontier Explorer is now available for download. This issue provides a smorgasbord of articles from our submission queue on a variety of topics.
We have several articles on gaming tips for both players and game masters to help make the game engaging and relevant to the players regardless of the game you play. There is new equipment as well as small cultural write-ups... [click here for more]
The Sathar are coming! Issue 6 of the Frontier Explorer is now available for download. This issue focuses on the Sathar and provides a wealth of information on how to integrate the sathar into your campaign. Most of the content is rules agnostic and would allow the inclusion of the sathar regardless of the game system.
Articles include information on sathar society and military... [click here for more]
Issue 7 is now available for download. This issue brings us a couple of new authors, Daniel R. Collins and Jason Combs, both with great articles on new fighters - one about new fighters to use in the game and one about new fighter miniatures. We also have a new location on Volturnus, some new equipment for space vehicles and a new sathar vessel. The issue definitely ended up... [click here for more]
Issue 8 is now available for download. This issue brings us a variety of topics including races, ships, equipment, and creatures. We also have a variety of campaign background material, a new comic series, and another story about the exploits of Rodworth Shimout. This issue also includes the second of many articles on converting the Star Frontiers setting to the Stars Without... [click here for more]
Issue 9 is now available for download. This issue is all about spaceships. We have a couple of awesome deck plan by Joseph Meager that we rescued from a lost Star Frontiers site. Plus submissions from some regular contributiors and a cargo ship by a new author, M. Derryberry. In all, there are three sets of deck plans, a writeup on a fourth class of ships, some space stations,... [click here for more]
The Frontier Explorer presentsThe Sathar Destroyer Technical Manual
The Sathar! They have repeatedly invaded the Frontier and their deadly red ships have always remained a mystery. Rumors abound that top secret UPF files exist giving details on sathar ship interiors and details of the sathar culture and military. No UPF official has ever admitted to the... [click here for more]