From battle- suited space marines to giant walking tanks, GURPS. Mecha covers the entire mecha genre! In this book you’ll find: • An easy-to-follow, step-by-step. on and All those both for and against the sourcebook expressing their opinions on everything form the artwork to the. Ever eager to find new ways to roleplay anime style, I decided to grab a copy of the long-awaited GURPS Mecha, which would at long last bring giant robots into .

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That way you don’t have to have any trouble with point costs and abilities but can just assign them whatever you feel like. I would really like to see a game made by Obryn, Kurald Galain, and Knaight from these forums. And a detailed campaign world, Cybermech Damocles! The time now is Are you talking Mechs, like BattleTech gurpps Chrome Hounds where they’re fairly slow and plodding and just an advanced tank.

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Written by David L. Find More Posts by zorg. Hi all, While reading the basic set and powers last night i started thinking about how easy it would be to design Mechs and all vehicles with 4th edition rules rather than the vehicles rules from 3rd Edition.

I’ve played Gurps for 20 years and I find 4th edition superior. That way I could let each player design a gurpd character for non combat, but buy the mech as an expensive combat focussed ally.


Thread Tools Show Printable Version. They could enhance advantages or skills, or correct mental disadvantages, of the pilot.

That would nicely model the highly cinematic nature of mecha combat, and keep human interaction believable. You’d need to set some groundrules, such as typical, minimal and maximal values or Mexha and Innate Attacks, and likely you’d need a basic Mecha Template, too.


All times are GMT Mecha are best emulated by super powers and a hearty suspension of disbelief. All times are GMT What are the implications of using mechs as characters over just something from Ultratech. Advanced rules with a plethora of options like transforming and combining machines that can turn into cycles or fighter planes, overload boosters, psionic mecha, energy battlesuits, giant swords and shields, even steampunk mecha!

Special combat rules that emphasize the cinematic nature of mecha combat, as well as realistic rules for sensors, weapons and orbital drops. Results 1 to 4 mehca 4. Main adversaries burps other nations that might have missed out on tech and eventually aliens returning to deal with technological usurpers.

Yes, if you gjrps from one of these links, Amazon pays a percentage to SJ Games! In what situations is it actually useful? The plots are fairly easy to adapt to a RPG. Page 1 of 2. Don’t worry, I like my characters the way I like my coffee: The New World, Part 9: I’ll mostly ecco what others have said.


So actually one might ask, when are they actually going to use their mechs outside of direct combat situations? The complete bibliography is online, with links to every referenced book, movie, etc. Warehouse 23 offers worldbooks, supplements, and adventures, in physical and digital formats, for GURPS — as well as many of our other game lines.

Strong, but with no cheese in it. In the pages of Mecha you’ll find:. Mecha need a space opera style combat system.

Find More Posts by zuldan. Stats are meaningless since they’re specifically plot devices.

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Originally Posted by lachimba Are the battle suit rules in a setting like Transhuman Space useful to know in relation to this setting? Originally Posted by lachimba One problem that I can see with this is that the GM might have to come up with a lot of scenarios to get the players outside of their mechs. PM me your email and I can see about sending you the wiki.

Asuka is far more masculine than he is. They should be made as characters with scads and scads of points.