From: Eugene Shumu1insky <static@??.???.????.edu> Date: Fri, 5 Jul 1996 13:53:49 -0400 (EDT) Subject: Re: Do you Need the books?
In our last episode, Robert Barron said: >I've been DMing a Greyhawk Campaign & I'd like to move to SJ. > >I've got the novels, both MCs & Practical Planetology. >Plus I've got 2 net books. > >I read the boxed set & I remember most of the stuff there. >(Binary grav., Spheres, Phlogiston....) > >Problem is, I don't have rules & stats for battles and how long it takes >to get from here to there. > >My question is, can I play a SJ game without these rules & not lose the >"flavor", I can get the Roleplaying O.K., but how necessary is the Rolling? > >Should I spend time hunting down the set? >(I live in Israel & I'm not sure there is a second hand gaming shop in the >country!) > >What Net resources are there which I can use to replace the set? There aren't any that *replace* the set, and if you seriously plan on playing, then you should find the boxed set. On the other hand, it's your campaign, and you can insert whatever rules you want! What you may want to do is use the vehicle type rules from any other game system, and simply adapt them. -Static -- Static, | --==<< http://k2.CWRU.edu/~static (Stories and Games) >>==-- of the | NIGHTMARE | "Arioch! Arioch! Blood and souls for my lord Arioch!" Company |
|Do you Need the books?||Robert Barron|
|Re: Do you Need the books?||Eugene Shumu1insky|