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by Chumbly
Thu Sep 22, 2011 8:55 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Faster than light?
Replies: 21
Views: 2777

Re: Faster than light?

I would like to get an early jump on the crowd, so I am placing an order for that warp 9 personal star ship now, the aqua blue number with the leather seat option...yeah that one... :D
by Chumbly
Fri Dec 31, 2010 8:30 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Robots in my greedy maniples
Replies: 4
Views: 1128

Robots in my greedy maniples

Got it last night at my FLGS. <Cue Maniacal Laughter> Into my back room ...err laboratory..to do robot design... the SINGULARITY is upon us!!!! :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:
by Chumbly
Wed Dec 22, 2010 4:15 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Wearing The Right Stuff - Spacesuits
Replies: 3
Views: 1001

For a quick second it looked like an early Emergency low berth. :) You know, I always felt the primary purpose of emergency low berth was you wont to have to see it coming, and you won't feel anything when it does :D Oh look, the horde of giant acid dripping insectoid alien monsters, who want to la...
by Chumbly
Wed Oct 20, 2010 4:57 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Andre Norton
Replies: 16
Views: 3447

I also recommend Star Guard for an interesting Mercenary
adventure. Very interesting take on a culture structured for
Mercenary Export.
by Chumbly
Tue Aug 03, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: URGENT: From Starport, Terra
Replies: 4
Views: 993

Somebody tell the damn Darrian's to quit pointing their damn Star Trigger at
our sun!!!!!! :x :x :evil: :x :x
by Chumbly
Fri Jul 02, 2010 10:24 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: image of aa nuke explosion in space
Replies: 3
Views: 989

image of aa nuke explosion in space

Just in case you some of you are curious, scfy posted a picture of
the only nuke detonation in space.. Just in case you're curious what
the end result of sending a nuke missile at the zho cruiser
would look like. 8)

http://dvice.com/archives/2010/07/new-images-of-t.php
by Chumbly
Tue Jun 01, 2010 11:02 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Virtual Tabletops
Replies: 13
Views: 2550

A question for those using maptools, I went and looked at it, but I couldn't locate a framework for traveller. What do you guys use?
by Chumbly
Sun May 16, 2010 6:21 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: A an unimportant Vargr Musing
Replies: 26
Views: 3897

A an unimportant Vargr Musing

After taking my resident small proto-Vargr roomate out for his evening perambulation, I was hit with a question about Vargr behavior. When Vargr go into a public restroom, do they spend 10 minutes running back and forth, smelling each facility in the restroom, before deciding which one they will use...
by Chumbly
Fri Feb 26, 2010 5:37 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: merchant Prince
Replies: 42
Views: 7553

merchant Prince

Any Chance of a little teensie sneek peak at Merchant Prince... I promise to be good....I will only cheat my cust....I mean I will only sell my goods at a Fair market price as determined by the laws of supply and demand.:) And any stories of my passing off cheap Vargr knockoff robotic parts as cutti...
by Chumbly
Fri Oct 16, 2009 5:10 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Maybe Cold Sleep Long Voyage ships aren't that far off
Replies: 7
Views: 1339

Maybe Cold Sleep Long Voyage ships aren't that far off

Maybe Cold Sleep Long Voyage ships aren't that far off

interesting article on CNN

http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/10/09/ch ... index.html

I'm not looking to be a volunteer test subject though :shock:
by Chumbly
Sat Sep 19, 2009 2:21 am
Forum: Victory at Sea
Topic: Your all time fav WW2 Naval films
Replies: 10
Views: 3549

Sea Chase John Wayne
by Chumbly
Fri Sep 18, 2009 5:06 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Top 3 science fiction novels you've read
Replies: 115
Views: 21320

Foundation series by Asimov
John Carter on mars series by Edger Rice Burroghs
Space Seed by Robert Silverberg
by Chumbly
Tue May 05, 2009 4:54 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Narcotics
Replies: 17
Views: 3501

12 or so years ago on the OLD Traveller Mailing list, I posted an idea of having the Vargr being susceptible to Chocolate. It was pointed out to me that the Vargr wouldn't being as susceptible to Chocolate as dogs are due to brain size differences, but you could always account for the addictive and ...
by Chumbly
Tue Dec 16, 2008 4:36 pm
Forum: Mongoose General Discussion
Topic: H Beam Piper Space Viking Setting For Traveller Rules
Replies: 3
Views: 1969

H Beam Piper Space Viking Setting For Traveller Rules

Just a suggestion for a setting for other Traveller rules settings ...H Beam Piper's Space Viking Various Space Viking Sword Worlds, Marduk, Tanith,Aton,Klepteru,Amaterasu,Beowulf... Mad Duncan's fleet... I know, it influenced the original Traveller universe, But Piper's universe is interesting in i...
by Chumbly
Tue Oct 28, 2008 5:27 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Where's the Traders & Gunboats Preview?
Replies: 22
Views: 3830

Also, remember not all space is Imperial. Some non-imperial worlds might be quite willing to build these for Imperial pirate and criminal cartels. Also, Imperial yards might be willing to build these for export into the Vargr Extents, or other non-imperial space. Its like the international arms trad...
by Chumbly
Tue Jul 15, 2008 4:45 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: 760 Patrons
Replies: 59
Views: 10837

So what your telling me is this goes on sale in the U.S. the day I go on vacation? Arghhh! Hmmm I wonder if my wife can be convinced we have to run by my LGS on the way out of town Monday morning? You mean you're not planning to vacation on Trin's Veil in the Spinward Marches this year...Tell your ...