Blue Planet Player's Guide by Mark Stout

By Mark Stout

WELCOME TO POSEIDON, 2199 AD

Prepare for a compelling trip into humanity’s destiny on planet, the place existence is difficult and loss of life is simple. an international the place GEO Marshals implement the peace and stressed out mercs patrol deep waters in lethal fighter subs. a spot the place company greed and human desperation ravage an alien ecology, threatening to plunge humanity right into a warfare of survival with an old legacy.

Welcome to the area of Blue Planet.

Whether you're a Newcomer or a local, this advisor comprises every little thing a Blue Planet participant must live to tell the tale at the new frontier.

• a close destiny heritage of the Blue Planet setting
• Introductions to Poseidon, the GEO, the contain, and the Natives
• info at the sociopolitical panorama of either Poseidon and the sunlight System
• a whole Survival advisor for newbies to Poseidon
• targeted descriptions of non-public apparatus, guns, automobiles, and biotechnology
• entire online game ideas, streamlined for Blue Planet Revised

The Revised variation of Blue Planet™ was once released through FASA video games, in keeping with the second one variation (BPv2) formerly released through Biohazard video games and fable Flight video games. Blue Planet™ Revised version isn't any longer supported, and no additional items or updates should be produced for this version.

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Disciplined: Always responsible, reserved, and in control, a character with this attitude will almost never act impulsively and will often show contempt for those who do. Energetic: Regardless of the circumstances, nothing can hold back a character with this attitude. Characterized by enthusiasm and a short attention span, an energetic person is always eager to forge ahead. Holistic: A character with this attitude sees himself as only a part of the larger picture. For whatever reasons, a holistic character has a come-what-may outlook on life.

These characteristics measure a character’s Coordination: Balance, hand-eye coordination, basic mental and physical capabilities. They and manual dexterity. 40 • Blue Pl anet Pl ayer’s Guide Cognition: Intelligence, memory, and perception. Psyche: Charisma, self-discipline and will. Each attribute is rated by a positive or negative number, with a score of zero representing the average or norm for a mature human. Positive scores therefore represent attributes that are above average, and negative scores represent below-average attributes.

In this case, players are encouraged to consult with the Game Master to develop custom profile selections that most appropriately represent their character concept. Remember, diversity is what makes life interesting. The profile is only a guideline and should be applied to character creation as such. Be creative! Blue Planet is a unique world of imagination and this should show clearly in its characters. Goal This is a simple description of what your character desires most, what he hopes to accomplish, discover, or become.

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