I’m very fond of Alternity Warships, which was unfortunately never made into a completed product due to line cancellation. I was rather. All of the warships. All of the warships. Trending pages. Ethiopian aircraft carrier Haile Selassie (Alternity). All items (13). #; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N. The Nova Scotia-class was a group of four battleships (originally six) built by the United States Navy in the early/mid s and operated from through.

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Nova Scotia became a museum in Halifax Harbor inRhode Island was sunk in the Operation Crossroads atomic tests inwhile Deseret and Vermont were aalternity in andrespectively. Much of the content of the Alternity game has been absorbed into the d20 Modern role-playing game.

So did Star Wars, but it’s rules made even less sense when it came to putting ships together. Posting Quick Reply – Please Wait.

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I’m very fond of Alternity Warships, which was unfortunately never made into a completed product due to line cancellation. Originally Posted by tjoneslo. Movement occurs on the pilot’s turn, and any maneuvers will require a full-round action.


This article is about the role-playing game. You couldn’t aim well at your target there were ways of trying better through the assistance of the sensor operator, but you still weren’t any good at it. An action is determined using this same system, making the game very uniform.

Nova Scotia-class battleship (Alternity)

The attack roll is based on: Wednesday, 8th September, I have done some work on this problem. Converting chapter 3 Narrative combatlook like simply changing a few skill names would get it working. A character can act in as many phases as it has actions per round.

Originally Posted by Turanil. This is intermediate between the totally flat probability curve rolled by rolling a sided die and the bell-shaped curve produced by die pool systems.

Warships (Alternity)

Amazing, Good, Ordinary, and Marginal, in order from the first phase to the last. Chapter 1 Basic combat looks almost as easy, though I’m sure there are a few gotcha that a closer reading would reveal. Some fudging has been done to approximate a conversion of Defense rating, though this can be adjusted.

Following the acquisition of TSR by Wizards of the Coastthe game was discontinued in as part of a broader rationalisation of TSR’s business holdings, but it retains a small and devoted fanbase. When Alternity characters took enough damage, they took penalties to dice rolls, which meant more bookkeeping and, alternigy yeah, meant you weren’t supposed to ignore this.

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Only armor rolls and damage rolls did not use the d Compartments actually made combat take longer. How much of the Warships book were you looking to convert? In an action round, a round is warshjps into 4 phases. Earning a specialty skill requires an associated broad skill, which requires a character to have sufficient associated ability points.

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If there’s more, then maybe someone rolled lucky on armor and isn’t dazed, and so they take over if the chief engineer got dazed. Anytime you hit a compartment, crew inside took damage Ordinary damage, assuming the attacking ship used Amazing weapons. Posted By Abstruse Thursday, 27th December, Views Read Edit View history. Special skill warsyips further classified into ranks, which affects the skill’s scores.

Until Warships came along, most DMs did not know how to distribute crew. Rolling low is always better for successfully completing an action. All four – including a raised and repaired Rhode Island – were given major wartime refits in andrespectively.