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EMISSARIES SF World Pack for Simply Roleplaying!

EMISSARIES SF World Pack for Simply Roleplaying!

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MicroTactix presents EMISSARIES (PLW1001), the first World Pack for Simply Roleplaying! Author JAMES MALISZEWSKI is no stranger to science fiction adventure games, as author of the Heavy Gear RPG, Planetary Survey: Glisten and co-author of Starports (for GURPS Traveller), and as contributor to the Stargate SG-1 and Star Wars RPGs. World Packs provide specific, complete game world environments for play, including plenty of gamemaster guidance and adventure seeds for campaign play. Emissaries and other World Packs require the FREE Simply Roleplaying! V 2.0 Core Rules for play.

In Emissaries James gives us a look at a future where mankind is more fractious than ever and a new professional class of negotiator finds itself at the forefront of international affairs in the advent of the arrival of beings from the stars. In a permanent facility on the moon, the members of the Emissaries service form an interface between the various microcultures of humanity and the Chonar, who guard and control the technology that could someday take mankind to the stars. Can humans whose everyday existence is based on hundreds of splintering subcultures cooperate enough to show the Chonar that they are capable of joining interstellar society? And what other secrets do the Chonar visitors have that they have not shared with their Terran hosts?

The package comes complete with a 42-page World Book which introduces you to Tranquility Base and the world of the Emissaries, plus new weapons cards, character creation guidelines using the free Simply Roleplaying! rules, a start-up adventure, and a set of black-and white cardstock figures of Emissaries, Chonar and other denizens of Tranquility. Artwork by JEREMY MCHUGH brings the right futuristic tone to this great World Pack package -- now available for instant download for only $7.00!

Requires Simply Roleplaying! Universal Roleplaying Rules to play!
CLICK HERE to download them, for free!


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January 24th, 2006
Intriguing concepts in this game, worthy of exploration. However, I felt a desire for more details on innumerable elements of the setting, scope, and tone of the game. QUALITY: Acceptable VALUE: Satisfied [...]
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December 6th, 2004
Really great setting from MicroTactix. Similar, in concept, to Earth: Final Conflict; a bunch of aliens show up and start negotiating with the various factions of humanity, trying to help us. Or so they claim... This actually would have worked better [...]
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January 3rd, 2004
For their first world-pack, this wasn't what I expected, though I'm pleasantly surprised! At $7, it gives you enough ideas for a pretty cool near-future campaign. There's plenty of background info to use even if you don't run Microtactix' proprietary [...]
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1.0
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MTX-PLW1001
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This title was added to our catalog on October 28, 2003.
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Microtactix
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