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by Gruffty the Hiver
Thu Jul 30, 2009 10:18 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: more Alien Modules
Replies: 14
Views: 2544

Hivers.

Yes.

Iz can haz Hivorz, pls?

kthxbai!

[Disembodied Voice-of-Mongoose-Publishing:] "We're working outwards from the Marches, the Solomani Rim and Hive Federation are a long way off"

<...Hiver Hiver Hiver.....scuttle.....Hiver Hiver Hiver.....>
by Gruffty the Hiver
Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:31 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: New Spica Publishing Lulu Store!
Replies: 16
Views: 2888

That's probably just a currency conversion anomaly. Whatever the site says is the price you pay ;)
by Gruffty the Hiver
Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:36 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: What exactly is a parsec?
Replies: 33
Views: 6222

.....soooo, let's talk about Traveller now.... ;) :lol:
by Gruffty the Hiver
Tue Jul 21, 2009 11:04 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: What exactly is a parsec?
Replies: 33
Views: 6222

Twin Dragons wrote:So far, so good, and kudos to Gruffty for answering my next question before I asked it.
Eyethangewe! :mrgreen:
by Gruffty the Hiver
Mon Jul 20, 2009 3:44 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: What exactly is a parsec?
Replies: 33
Views: 6222

EDG wrote:it's a unit of distance equal to 3.26 light years
In Traveller terms, one hex is 3.26 ly from *flat edge to flat edge*.
by Gruffty the Hiver
Fri Jul 03, 2009 12:23 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Career Book 1 from Spica Publishing
Replies: 80
Views: 14014

The art is great. I have to admit the religious militant art helped sell me on the book. Gotta love the Norman haircut. :) Norman (the guy in the MR pic) wasn't too happy about it though..... ;) LOL Thanks to all involved-great book! Glad you like it! As Beech said, we have some new books in the ov...
by Gruffty the Hiver
Sat Jun 27, 2009 8:46 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: What page tells me the dice roll for initial characteristics
Replies: 5
Views: 1229

alex_greene wrote:
AndrewW wrote:2d6
I hope you haven't sent him looking for page 2d6, now. :D
...it's easily missed, you know ;) :lol:
by Gruffty the Hiver
Wed Jun 24, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Central Supply & Agent
Replies: 19
Views: 3465

Agent: I haz it :D

I must complain in the strongest possible terms about the inclusion of one of my native species and the description of its "offence" in the Agent book.

No Hiver would do such a thing.....





....or would we?.... ;)
by Gruffty the Hiver
Fri Jun 05, 2009 7:21 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Allies, Contacts, Enemies and Rivals
Replies: 12
Views: 2423

....except this time, I am *not* staying up all night, tentacles a-flailing, shoving books and stuff into boxes, licking the sticky bits (yes folks - I *personally* licked all the sticky bits on the boxes for the Nemesis books! - Yum!**) and putting on address labels. Unless I'm told to. :( :wink: (...
by Gruffty the Hiver
Fri Jun 05, 2009 8:11 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Sector map with Sol System/Earth On it?
Replies: 23
Views: 6378

captainjack23 wrote:!!!!! Neat -o !

MayI be a geek and ask what your flattening method was ?
...pssst: Cap'n: he used an iron ;)

:shock:

:lol:

.....I'll shut up now, shall I?.....
by Gruffty the Hiver
Wed Jun 03, 2009 11:00 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Subsectors/Sectors/Quadrants
Replies: 4
Views: 1286

Each hex is one parsec in size. Flat edge to flat edge across the hex, doncherknow ;) A subsector is 8 hexes by 10 hexes, or about 26 lightyears by 32.6 lightyears. (You can run reasonable campaign in a subsector, but given the range of Jump drives, it may feel a little cramped.) A quadrant is two ...
by Gruffty the Hiver
Thu Apr 16, 2009 8:20 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Nemesis Class Pursuit Ship: Print Edition Pre-Order
Replies: 52
Views: 7689

I was up all night putting those in the boxes! Infamy! Infamy! They've all got it in for me! LOL

I hope everyone who pre-ordered likes the small additional item I put in the boxes :) Just a little something to say "thanks for ordering from Spica Publishing" :mrgreen:
by Gruffty the Hiver
Sat Apr 11, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Nemesis Class Pursuit Ship: Print Edition Pre-Order
Replies: 52
Views: 7689

Less than 48 hours to go! w00t!
by Gruffty the Hiver
Thu Apr 02, 2009 8:57 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Nemesis Class Pursuit Ship: Print Edition Pre-Order
Replies: 52
Views: 7689

The files for the print of CB1 were taken down for various reasons - sorry to disappoint, but they will be back up in the very near future.
by Gruffty the Hiver
Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:53 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Asimov's Foundation
Replies: 21
Views: 4067

I read the Second Foundation last year, it was a good set of fillers on Asmiov's Foundation series. 3 different authors, I liked them. Dave Chase I haven't read the books by other authors yet but I enjoyed the original series and the Robot (and other books - the Elijah Bailey books) that fit into t...
by Gruffty the Hiver
Mon Mar 30, 2009 10:36 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Asimov's Foundation
Replies: 21
Views: 4067

Loads of money, a licence and a contract........
by Gruffty the Hiver
Mon Mar 30, 2009 3:38 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Starship Troopers Bugs?
Replies: 2
Views: 918

Bugs, Mr Rico! Millions of 'em! :mrgreen:

(from the Heinlein book, not the film abominations!)
by Gruffty the Hiver
Sun Mar 22, 2009 6:11 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: After Some Thought On MGT...
Replies: 56
Views: 8842

Matt wrote:Tripwire is the adventure you are waiting for :)
Last edited by msprange on Sun Mar 22, 2009 4:19 pm; edited 1 time in total
:lol: OK, so Spica wil put out "Tripewire: Adventures in Animal Husbandry and Butchery" :lol:
by Gruffty the Hiver
Sun Mar 22, 2009 3:01 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: After Some Thought On MGT...
Replies: 56
Views: 8842

msprange wrote:Tripewire is the adventure you are waiting for :)
:shock:
by Gruffty the Hiver
Sun Mar 22, 2009 11:22 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: After Some Thought On MGT...
Replies: 56
Views: 8842

captainjack23 wrote:
Gruffty the Hiver wrote:An interesting read so far, people - but can I get clarification that "JG" means "Judges Guild"? :shock: :?
Yes indeedy. Sorry 'bout that.
Thanks for the clarification :mrgreen: