Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

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Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby CyborgPrime » Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:30 pm

What are your most favorite "go-to" skills?
What skills do you always hope to roll for (or just choose if given the option)?
What skills would you recommend for a new player?
Tell us about your favorite skills in this poll (TIA):
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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby MongooseMatt » Fri Jan 29, 2021 8:49 pm

One level of Jack-of-all-Trades, so I can be the group's surgeon...
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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby Condottiere » Fri Jan 29, 2021 11:13 pm

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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby paltrysum » Sun Jan 31, 2021 4:53 pm

Forward Observer. Always wanted it for my CT military characters. Never actually used it.
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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby Old School » Mon Feb 01, 2021 4:13 pm

Every campaign I’ve been part of, Vacc Suit 0 and Gun Combat 0 were all but required for survival. Usually not the focus, but there would be times where those skills were life or death.

Everyone needs to be able to contribute to the operation of a ship as well. Beyond that, a well rounded group is best.

One skill that is valuable in a civilized society but I think gets short changed by players is Admin. It ain’t sexy, but it gets things done.
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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby Garran » Mon Feb 01, 2021 11:00 pm

Admin is *great* for preventing a lot of problems as well as for solving them. And sometimes it's good for creating problems for your opponents, too...
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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby Condottiere » Tue Feb 02, 2021 12:55 pm

Greasing the wheels and throwing a spanner in the works.
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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby Culture-pig » Tue Feb 02, 2021 5:44 pm

Have to agree with vacc suit. I like zero-g too if I can get it.

Also, like Admin, Comms is a good basic skill - there is nothing like trying to contact someone on a new world, and not finding your way around the technology or protocols !

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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby NOLATrav » Wed Feb 03, 2021 3:52 pm

I usually try for Admin, Streetwise, Gun Cbt and a shipboard skill.
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Re: Imperial Census: Favorite Skills

Postby ruhalla » Wed Feb 03, 2021 4:28 pm

I am partial to investigate, Streetwise and melee Thanks to my favorite character having been a former cop on a high law planet were weapons were banned :) so i always made sure to carry a cane with me.

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