Author Archives: AlegisDownport

About AlegisDownport

Musings on the Traveller RPG world, technology, astronomy and digital art.

Laserburn Memories

I’ve been wanting to revisit one of my favourite old-school gaming rules from back in the day, Laserburn. I’ve kept the rules safely tucked away along with my Tunnels and Trolls dungeons, for years. So in the interest of trying … Continue reading

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Wendy’s Guide to the Fleets Double Review

Quite a bit of news to get through in this post, first of all two pieces of sad news posted via the Zhodani Base (zho.berka.com); The first is the sad passing of Donovan Lambertus of DSL Ironworks, who produced a … Continue reading

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Sixth Birthday and a Look Back

March the 28th is the sixth birthday of this blog – hooray and happy birthday to us! For today’s post I thought I would take a look back at some of the products I have reviewed and why they stick … Continue reading

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These Stars Are Ours Review

These Stars Are Ours! is a new science-fiction setting for the Cepheus Engine 2D6 rules set, published by Stellagama Publishing. It can be purchased for $19.99 from Drivethru RPG and contains 209 pages. It is written by Omer Golan-Joel, Richard … Continue reading

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The Wondrous Menagerie Review

Welcome to the review of the latest release from Gypsy Knights Games – ‘The Wondrous Menagerie’ (which I shall refer to from now on as ‘TWM’). It is available for $9.99 from Drivethru RPG, for which you get an 82 … Continue reading

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Rucker-class Artwork – Re-entry Vehicle

I’ve been mucking around with the Rucker-class model again in POV-Ray. I wanted to use the large curved ‘saucer’ section to my advantage to help show off some sort of flames as the craft skips into the atmosphere of a … Continue reading

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SOCS17 Atlas-class Freighter Review

The latest in the Gypsy Knights Games ‘Ships of the Clement Sector’ series, the seventeenth book is the ‘Atlas-class Freighter’ which is now available from Drivethru RPG for $7.99. The fifty-page PDF follows the same format as previous releases from … Continue reading

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