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 Post subject: Chatroom Game by Eliakon
Unread postPosted: Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:18 pm
  

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As my Phaseworld game is now over I am beginning work on my next game.

The game will be set in my personal homebrew world. The world is SDC, has magic, and a technological base approximately equal to earth circa the 1930s.

Mechanics stuff
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I will be using the RUE rule set as the core rules, with heavy use of the various SDC game lines rules since this is SDC. Where the rules conflict RUE will take precedence.

In general, MDC will convert to SDC on a 1:1 basis with armor ratings being calculated as needed.


Characters will be non-natives who are brought to the world due to a plot complication in the first adventure. Due to the needs of said plot there is a requirement for all characters, specifically all characters must be either human, ex-humans, descended from humans, human kin, ect. (basically you will need to plausibly have a human as one of your ancestors).
Since this is basically the theme the campaign is being written around I will not be waiving the rule, and exceptions will not be considered. You can find a (rather lengthy if incomplete) list of various examples of human-kin in the game folder

The Game Folder is found here
This includes my house rules, character creation rules, and world information as I make it available.

The game has openings for 6-8 players. I will be filling these on a first come first served basis.
Due to the fact that I will be limiting the game I would ask that people not sign up if they don't intend to play, or are planning to drop out.

Organizational Stuff
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Current slots Used/Total
3/8
-Genhuman
-NekoAngel
-Uber_Geek

Date will be Sundays.
I am aiming for a start time of 5:30 MST, with the first ~30 minutes being recap, getting in character, and answering questions. I will be starting by 6:00 and hope to run 4-5 hours.
I will take questions during the week, either in the chat, or via PM or E-Mail.

Currently the voting is for 5,000 XP as a starting amount to allow for slightly skilled characters. Players may send me their XP suggestions and/or discuss with the other players. Be advised that what ever the PCs start with will also be used as a bench mark for building my 'competent NPCs'

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Unread postPosted: Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:32 pm
  

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Explorer

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Location: Back from Limbo
Count me in, if you would. I can't wait to break the universe again. :angel:

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Unread postPosted: Wed Jun 07, 2017 1:27 pm
  

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Hero

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Might be able to play if your still looking for players, please let me know if I am allowed in.


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Unread postPosted: Wed Jun 07, 2017 9:54 pm
  

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D-Bee

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Location: Kitchener, Ontario
I'd be down with it


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Unread postPosted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 6:43 pm
  

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PC submitted and approved: :D

Name: J.R. Smith. He is called J.R. by his friends and colleagues, well, all accept those two old senior professors who call him Junior.
OCC: BTS Arcanist/Mage.

Description: JR stands at 6’1” tall (186 cm), looks like he weighs approximately 185 lbs. (84kg) and appears to be somewhere between 24 and 27 years of age. His hair is coal black and his eyes are a shining blue in color. He works at the university and tends to dress casually for most things, choosing comfort and utility over fashion if he can. He off gives off the brand new, young professor vibe, as blue jeans and a sport coat are one of his favorite style choices, and happened to be what he was wearing when he was abducted/summoned to this strange new world. (His Aura will read as follows: Low Experience, No active magic, No psychic abilities, High PPE, Not possessed, Very Healthy and Human with a slight aberration or mutation (perhaps the source of said extreme health?).

Can't wait to see you all in the game.

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Unread postPosted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 6:53 pm
  

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in order to make tech users a bit more useable, i have suggested we use a 1:2 or 1:3 ratio for MDC to SDC.
basically, something like a 1D6md pistol would do 2D6 or 3D6sd. a suit of 90 mdc body armor would get 180 sdc or 270 sdc. etc.

this may means some of the bigger/more durable stuff gets a lower AR to balance out, though.

Eli suggest i post the idea here to see what people think.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:44 pm
  

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I am interested but I expect a lack of internet access next month.

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Unread postPosted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:36 pm
  

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D-Bee

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My character submitted and approved


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