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by JMISBEST
Thu May 24, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Adding luck
Replies: 4
Views: 67

Adding luck

I'm thinking of adding a factor of luck to the game that would represent something that either can't fail failing or that can't succeed succeeding This would be represented by a natural double 1 being a marginal failure at best, even if a double 1 would be a success after modifiers, and a natural do...
by JMISBEST
Thu May 24, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Pirates of Drinax - GMs thread
Replies: 31
Views: 1111

Re: Pirates of Drinax - GMs thread

Maybe if you think it right and the characters and Drinax by extension, either can't possibly win or can't possibly lose change it so they can possibly win or lose
by JMISBEST
Thu May 24, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: How to handle it?
Replies: 0
Views: 30

How to handle it?

How does a friend of mine handle it when The Pcs manipulated and persuaded enough people to have The Imperium think they are Drinax Pirate Hunters using Protection from Piracy as leeverage to rebuild Drinax and that unknown Traitors from Drinax that now work for The Ine Givar had people loyal to The...
by JMISBEST
Thu May 24, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Do the Imperium know about Theev?
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: Do the Imperium know about Theev?

At a guess I'd say officially no and unofficially yes After all Darokyn is 1 of its greatest living pirates, maybe its greatest or even 1 of The Pirate Lords of Theev) and he is seemingly 1 or both of A Spy or Agent for Imperial Intelligence and in several campaign's I've had friends tell me of The ...
by JMISBEST
Thu May 24, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: How well trained is he
Replies: 1
Views: 38

How well trained is he

I want some advise on how well trained A Lawyer would be if he has A A +6 DM in Advocate if he only has A Level of /1 in Advocate but his Augumented Edu of 18 gives him A DM of +4 and he has aanother +1 cos of Advocate Type skill augument or, like I said, A Advocate DM of +6
by JMISBEST
Thu May 24, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 177

Re: Suggestions

To the last poster I'm currently running 3 Campaigns with groups that I like too much too even try tp refuse and do 1 month of gaming twice a week with each then then A 3 month cap before another 3 months, do this every year and have since late Summer 2,009. But as I'm the only 1 that doesn't work a...
by JMISBEST
Fri May 18, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: How to handle it?
Replies: 5
Views: 163

How to handle it?

How would you suggest I handle the following 3 situations A Pirate based on Robin Hood teaming up with A Freelance Pirate Hunter based on A Naval Version of A Hunter of Nazi War-Criminalsvagainst A Pirate and ex War-Criminal based on either A US Version of 1 of The Krays or A UK Version of Capone A ...
by JMISBEST
Fri May 18, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: How make part 10 a challenge?
Replies: 18
Views: 2132

Re: How make part 10 a challenge?

Some ideas for 2nd edition. Please and thank you
by JMISBEST
Fri May 18, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Suggested Fees
Replies: 1
Views: 95

Suggested Fees

What fees would you suggest for A Traveller Version of A DAD Hireling where you choose their stats or at least their minimum stats, choose their career length, rank/ranks reached in that career, skills and stat boosts gained in that career, notable career events, notable mustering out benefits and o...
by JMISBEST
Fri May 18, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 177

Suggestions

I have some questions regarding Newly Discovered Very Minor Races I've created 1st Prior to be liberated from A Race of opressive Traveller Versions of The Old Power Villains The Machine Empire races based on Starwars Twiileks, DAD's Elves and Wolfweres and Digimon Season 4's Human's that can become...
by JMISBEST
Wed Apr 25, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: What would happen?
Replies: 3
Views: 352

What would happen?

A Friend of mine is working on A Police themed Traveller campaign based on CSI, but always on the scale of at least the planets biggest continet, nearly always oh a plant-wide scale, fairly often with system wide scale and at least 1 per 5 ingame years or 13 real-life sessions on a scale of 2 to 4 p...
by JMISBEST
Wed Apr 25, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: How would these coexist
Replies: 1
Views: 309

How would these coexist

I'm working on my Uber Empire and have thrown in 5 lesser major races that each rule 2 galaxies as opposed to The Uber-Empires 4.09 Galaxies and the Uber Empire has been unopposed for more then 5,920 years by ensuring via every dirty trick in the book and many they've invented that theirs enough hat...
by JMISBEST
Mon Apr 02, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Some Ideas
Replies: 10
Views: 665

Some Ideas

I plan for A Princess of A Lesser Race that is part of The Uber Empire but is still more powerful then The Imperium get kidnapped by Slave Traders while on A Slumming it holiday and rescued by The Characters. Who are on route to Drinax These guys don't realize their treatment of this very attactive ...
by JMISBEST
Mon Apr 02, 2018 5:03 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: 3 things
Replies: 3
Views: 234

3 things

I have 3 questions. Can you help? Can you design me A Version of The 200-Ton Star Ray Class Interceptor that masses at least 4,400 tons, carries at least 20 10-ton Fighters, has at least a 146 ton Cargo Bay, is capable of at least Jump 1 and Thrust 2 and has weapons and armour that are heavy for its...
by JMISBEST
Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: What size fleet and types of ships should I send?
Replies: 3
Views: 189

What size fleet and types of ships should I send?

I took over for A GM who has had to go off and look after their ill, thankfully not seriously, mother and have a problem My GM friend's groups last mission saw them doing Diplomacy with The Strend Cluster that in current day, late Summer 1,152, is bigger then Drinax in the last few years before The ...
by JMISBEST
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:45 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: How to describe his holdings?
Replies: 2
Views: 146

How to describe his holdings?

How do I describe in terms the players can relate to The Holdings of The 1st born Son of the head of A Minor Clan whose family holdings netted him Social Scale and Territory 8, who rose to Social Scale 12 and Territory 15 in his ceremonial career thanks to reaching Rank 4 and 2 5's on Personal devel...
by JMISBEST
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Is it enough medics?
Replies: 13
Views: 422

Re: Is it enough medics?

Double-checked my figures and they're all wrong and while I can't remember exactly the minimum number of medical personel on 1 of their ships is, by both royal and government degree, at least 6 out of every 100 onboard personnel have to have had medical training equivalent to A Medic DM of at least ...
by JMISBEST
Thu Mar 22, 2018 1:36 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Is it enough medics?
Replies: 13
Views: 422

Re: Is it enough medics?

It also has 180 10 Ton, 39 20 ton, 13 30 ton and 4 50 ton Fighters and packs 40 tons of TL 20 Armour, 2 TL 18 57 ton versions of nuclear, fusion, missile and laser screens, 200 TL 20 Quadruple Turrets each mounting 3 TL 18 and 1 TL 20 Energy Weapon and the newest 4 models of the ship are trying out ...
by JMISBEST
Thu Mar 22, 2018 12:16 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Is it enough medics?
Replies: 13
Views: 422

Is it enough medics?

For the benefit of my Uber Idea is 140 medics with DM's ranging from +2 to +7 enough on A 276,300 ton Carrier that is their heaviest Medium Carrier and carries, including officers and the medics, 3,553 people or 1,336 regular crew, 1,029 people in The Fighter Department, 789 people in The Security D...
by JMISBEST
Fri Mar 16, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Drinax hard copy
Replies: 15
Views: 685

Re: Drinax hard copy

I've had no problems with the condition of mine and the only damage to it when I opened it was due to me carelessly not washing all the soapy stuff off of my hands due to it arriving as I was finishing a very late morning shower and it slipping out of my hands, but that's my fault and no-one elses