Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby Cleon_Entun » Sun Aug 15, 2021 1:04 am

Some month ago I saw on this very subject a book about the fifth frontier war coming near september or december ; and now I can't find mention of it anywhere. Has it been postponed or canceled altogether ?
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby paltrysum » Sun Aug 15, 2021 4:59 am

Postponed. 5FW is still in the plans.
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby G'Naakbusters » Sun Aug 15, 2021 6:01 pm

Just as an idle (but hopeful) query -- are there any previews or teasers for the upcoming Third Imperium, Aliens 3, or Spinward Extents? I'm very much looking forward to all three, and they're getting close (the first in particular)
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby MongooseMatt » Sun Aug 15, 2021 6:51 pm

Not just yet, but previews are coming!
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby ottarrus » Mon Aug 16, 2021 6:28 pm

I posted this on a separate thread, but perhaps this is where I can get my question answered.

Are there any plants at this point to do a follow-on project to the Starter Set region? For lack of better terms, Calidan Sector /Esseray Space?
The Starter Set implied that there would be, but I realize that's based on sales /interest. I also understand that the Deepnight epic has consumed an awful lot of people's time.
So, are there any plans for the 'Back Side of Yonder'? :D
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby paltrysum » Tue Aug 17, 2021 2:35 am

ottarrus wrote:
Mon Aug 16, 2021 6:28 pm
I posted this on a separate thread, but perhaps this is where I can get my question answered.

Are there any plants at this point to do a follow-on project to the Starter Set region? For lack of better terms, Calidan Sector /Esseray Space?
I know of no plans to do so, unless Matt‘s been holding out on me. He can answer that question better than I can.
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby TrippyHippy » Wed Aug 25, 2021 3:34 am

The Robot Book just slipped down the schedule again. :(
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby MongooseMatt » Wed Aug 25, 2021 9:45 am

TrippyHippy wrote:
Wed Aug 25, 2021 3:34 am
The Robot Book just slipped down the schedule again. :(
It will be worth it. I am working on it right now and, I have to say, it has absolutely every option you could possibly want for robots, as well as updating all previous robots in past books up to spec. This kind of scope needs a bit more time and more eyes on it before we go to layout :)
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby TrippyHippy » Wed Aug 25, 2021 10:25 am

Well, it’s important to get it right. For my purposes, it will be a key release for the 2300AD game as much as the Third Imperium setting.

My options to players next year is either doing a Deepnight Revelation as a command crew, or doing a 2300AD campaign. It is a key part of the 2300AD pitch that some of the players can play Robots or Androids (they’ve been asking for it).
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby Chumbly » Tue Sep 07, 2021 11:38 pm

Postal Folks(US) just dropped Mysteries of Arcturus Station on my doorstep. Always good to see something get delivered these days

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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby Geir » Wed Sep 08, 2021 1:27 am

Hey I got one too!
It's even got a bonus adventure.
Didn't get a chance to look through the PDF, so this will give me something to do while the kidney stone passes (This is what happens when you roll a 2 on your aging roll after 9 terms...)
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Re: Traveller Release Schedule/New Books

Postby MongooseMatt » Wed Sep 08, 2021 9:02 am

Chumbly wrote:
Tue Sep 07, 2021 11:38 pm
Postal Folks(US) just dropped Mysteries of Arcturus Station on my doorstep. Always good to see something get delivered these days
US pre-orders for this have indeed started going out - we should be shipping everyone else's early next week (just waiting for the delivery!).
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