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Posts Tagged ‘star frontiers’

WotC releasing Star Frontiers PDFs on DriveThruRPG —

Last week WotC released a few scans of original Star Frontiers materials on DriveThruRPG.  They released the characters sheets for free and the first two modules, SF1: Volturnus, Planet of Mystery, and SF2: Starspawn of Volturnus for $4.99 each.  Since these modules have been available on-line at starfrontiers.com for years, I thought it would be [...]

My Introduction to RPGs —

I mentioned in a previous post that I was going to write up how I originally got involved in RPGs.  This is going to be that post so if you’re not interested in biographical information on about me, you can probably just skip this one. As many of us that started gaming back in the [...]

A Quick Death on Four Legs —

A little bit of fiction for today’s post. The attack came several hours later.  Meekail had ordered a stop and a chance for everyone to get out and stretch their legs after having been cooped up in the explorers the entire time.  They had caught glimpses of something large and silvery a couple of times [...]

Opening Shots —

Another bit of short fiction while I finish up my projects for the semester.  Science fiction this time. The captain of the Pale Star Ship Chiara stared at the view from his ship’s telescope. They were finally close enough to the unknown ships to start to make out details. From what he saw, they were [...]

Mapping Port Loren —

It’s no secret that I’m big on Star Frontiers.  I’ve been playing it off and on since I was 12 years old.  So it should come as no surprise that I did another Star Frontiers thing.  This time I recreated the original Port Loren Map digitally. Now there are a few other fan created versions [...]

Frontier Explorer issue 13 Available —

By the time you’re reading this, I’m off camping in Yosemite National Park with my family.  (Edit: Actually, I’m back.  For some reason, I forgot to hit the publish button on the post after I scheduled it so it didn’t post on Tuesday.  Here it is now.)  The preparation for that, combined with the rest [...]