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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    You sir are a scholar and a gentleman. Our minds are as one. A pox on 4e !!
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    I've been a die hard SR nut since 1st ed way back in the eighties. 4th Edition (and everything since) stabbed me right in the heart, and I was hoping that 6th would rekindle the love I once felt. I have to say this thread isn't helping :p Maybe us old school chummers should just stick to our...
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    SCION - Second Edition: Opinions?

    I'm re-reading it now, and I guess the departure I hadn't made in my mind was that they aren't health levels anymore (though in the most basic form they are) I was wondering how a guy walks away from being hit with a car, but I just saw the rule that you can buy the injury condition multiple...
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    SCION - Second Edition: Opinions?

    I see, and I can see the sense in it. I'm not sure where I sit with it? How does it work in play ?
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    SCION - Second Edition: Opinions?

    Wondering if you guys can help - I don't assimilate things as well when i read a pdf as i do when I read a physical book. Combat - I'm just not getting how I buy damage. Do I do a single health level of damage (old terminology I know but I come from a 25 year oWoD background) buying it with a...
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    [Wrath & Glory] Gone already? [No, it's just moving from Ulisses Spiel to Cubicle 7]

    I was super excited about this until it released - Its a lack luster but functional game. I hope its not dead (Anything better than nothing) and Ross knows his 40k Onions, but it wouldn't shock me if it was. Maybe GW will offer the crew a Job and do it in house? Like old school GW releasing...
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    I enjoyed cybertechnology a lot, but that’s when the formats of the books became “lists of gear” the writing as you point out remained great though. That one introduced cybermancy which to this day instils fear into my players
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    Absolutely this. I can take or leave 1-3e system wise. I guess I’d say 3e was the most “refined” version of the system, so my favourite. But I much preferred the charette style writing from early shadowrun books / novels. Never cut a deal with a dragon is classic writing. Also I loved 1e pre...
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    You sir are correct. Most of the early supplements were written in that fashion. The last one I’m that style I recall was fields of fire. Glory days.
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    I agree totally. I loved the BioWare in shadow tech though. I kept it as “super secret” from the players so when they had the opportunity to get some it felt really special.
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    One thing I loved about 1/2e was the way they presented expansions. Street samurai catalogue and shadow tech are two of the greatest expansions for any role playing game ever. The players would browse them like catalogues.
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    armour worked a lot more like it does in recent editions. There were lots of small differences, but soak stands out to me. I’m a die hard 3rd ed rules 2nd ed story guy. I’m hoping for something of that complexity level
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    Biggest difference was staging. In SR2 /3 all damage staged at a value of 2 in 1st ed it was variable. So an assault cannon would require 4 successes either way to take damage up or down(it started at deadly) This was pretty whiffy, I had a guy with a Tiffany self defender (staging 1to signify...
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    3rd ed rules 2nd ed fluff. the sweetest SR has ever been.
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    Shadowrun Sixth Edition?

    Very much this
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    Wrath and Glory: Your experiences so far?

    There's some reddit rhubarb rhubarb / speculation over an exchange between GW and US about how W&G 'Best proceeds' . That would be a kick in the nuts...
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    The most beautiful RPG books you've ever seen

    Holy Moly how did I forget Underground. Man I love that game.
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    Eoris creator: new project – share and discuss

    I'll be down to help out also Daniel, I want this to work out for you. You deserve it.
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    The most beautiful RPG books you've ever seen

    We must be men of a Similar age - We'll not do specifics :P I bought 50% of my Shadowrun 1st / 2nd ed supplements from ours (Sheffield) it was great that you could browse LP's / CD's and RPG's all in one store. I can't believe the 2 dozen of us shopping in there for them didn't keep that...
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    The most beautiful RPG books you've ever seen

    My best mate bought that AND SLA Industries on the same day (they released around the same time) with his birthday money from Virgin Mega Store. We alternated on the bus home swapping who was reading which going 'Woah look at this bit' at one another Awesome Nostalgic times :)
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