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5e x 5 Future Robots

5e x 5 Future Robots

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5e x 5 Future Robots

This fourth expansion book following the Future and Modern Equipment books and requires the basic core found in the 5e x 5 (Fantasy) system which is a d20 converted to d100 system. It also requires either or both 5e x 5 Future Equipment (PL 6+) or 5e x 5 Modern Equipment (PL 5) ideally for the modern or future weapons and tools. Those two equipment books have the weapon and wealth information.  This book adds robot assembly to build your own robots or encounters. It is converted from MSRD. Five sample robots are included - at least one from each PL (modern 5 to future 8). These may be used as NPCs or even turned into encounters.

This book has no illustrations nor artwork. It's main feature is mixed double and single-column text to help reduce the page count. It has a table of contents with a simple page number in the upper corner. The cover is a simple black cover.

A 5e x 5 Character book is required to create player characters in a world which will use or fight the robots. The 5e x 5 Combat & Conditions is needed for combat prodeedures however there are some notes on how to use the gun feats in combat because guns are not found in the C&C book, rather they are found in the equipment books. Some of the 5e x 5 Monsters might be interesting if built into robots.

A future campaign may be doable without using either of the 5e x 5 Spells, 5e x5 Future Mecha or the 5e x 5 Equipment and Treasures (the first fantasy equipment) books.

These future robots use a flexible Purchase DC income and expenditure system found in the 5e x 5 Modern & Future which is abstract, instead of fantasy gold and silver. I show a chart with US $ amounts. However, any currency such as the Euro €, Pound £, Frank ƒ, or even Yen ¥ monetary systems can be used instead just by making your own monetary table using the Purchase DC values..

Recommended Required Companion Books

Until a Future Characters book is published you can alter the fantasy classes somewhat.

You may want 5e x 5 Modern Equipment, Future Equipment, and/or both depending on your technology level of campaign

For modern equipment and basic living expenses.

For futuristic weapons and advanced equipmennt primarily.

For drivable Mecha fighting robots.

If you need the animals, zombies, vampires, ghosts, werewolves and other mythical beasts or to reskin as alien creatures. Also in near the back are some fantasy NPCs that with a little effort can be turned into modern NPCs. For example, changing a fighter based NPC into an alien soldier or cyber double agent.

Prior Version

The PWYW version of 5e x 5 OGL SRD which contains all five fantasy books with only minimal format and no columns. try it first and then upgrade for additional convenience and speed.

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