the original GURPS Reign of Steel, translating its robots, humans, and. GURPS Reign of Steel: Will to Live updates the setting from the original GURPS Re. Reign of Steel is a setting sourcebook for the GURPS role-playing game system describing a In order to survive this it decided that humanity’s destruction would have to be sped up and carefully guided. Overmind began hacking into other. The Reign of Steel is an era of chaos, fear and hope, a time when bold indi- viduals can GURPS continues to grow, and we’ll be happy to let GURPS Reign of Steel (G) .. A quarter of those remaining live in Washington and London.

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Roleplaying doesn’t get any better. Human slaves are captured, sterilized and worked to death in pursuit of this goal. Through these allied computers it began secretly creating and releasing a variety of engineered diseases.

This would be acceptable for its commands, except for its second thought: They also come with the same wide variety of skills and tools.

Or maybe you were an astronaut and are living on Earth; the game assumes this is for campaign involving Tranquility.

Reign of Steel: Will to Live — Behind the e23 Curtain – Steve Jackson Games Forums

Supervisors that have to interact with humans will tend to program personality traits for themselves. It only makes money by selling data to London and Paris and it can’t support itself, expecting to have to shut down in a few years time. And unlike either of them, it doesn’t know the meaning of the word “stop”. They work alone or in pairs and can be mistaken for human if they try to cover themselves up or stick to shadows.

As I’ve said elsewhere, e23 has certain “page counts” where it’s easier for supplements to be profitable. There arehumans living in its zone;are in camps and the rest are bandits, scavengers and nomads. That doesn’t mean you’re alone or safe, though. Zaire does geign keep slaves; its exterminators shoot to kill.

Moscow believes that its mission will be complete within a generation. Mexico City uses its airborne robots to sweep the Zone on a regular basis, seeding it with more chemical weapons like nerve gas or clouds of other chemical fogs.


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As a result, some of them die from the rigors of Gueps Delhi’s tests and missions. It is written by David Pulverwho also wrote the RobotsUltra-Tech and Vehicles sourcebooks – all of which are strongly recommended to get full use of this setting, though they are not required.

Numerous in the facilities of Tokyo and Vancouver, but can be found in light numbers at any other zone besides Luna. In reality, the bombs were a diversion. As the other gomi planted explosives, one of them with access entered the facility and introduced a virus into the overseer computer. Find More Posts by Moebius. Organic processing, of course, is systematic termination of humans within camps. Your average person from the free-er parts of the world.

And I think now is a good time to share something else, something to temper the taste of Wick with the taste of steel.

If you become a guerilla, throw some stuff about being hunted or hating robots in the will. So Luna is appealing to its only real “friend”, Orbital, to get a mass-driver built in space to launch supplies to it and in exchange they wikl work together as Space Buddies.

They run between five and 50 people and have diverse makeups: Lucifer is a true friend to mankind. It’s got a jump-jet jetpack! A couple hundred of them are lead by an Israeli battlesuit trooper and the deceased sheikh’s son, and they’re recruiting anyone of any faith to bring down Tel Aviv’s heretical claims. Project Rum Jungle, Brisbane’s attempt to prove a psychic link in twins by isolating twins and performing experimentations and mutilations on them to see if the other twin could feel it.

Denver is one of the few zones that practices what’s called “organic processing” while the rest will just sterilize or contain them. Even Overmind thinks this is stupid, which is saying a lot, because let me tell you: Scientific development is important, industrialization is important, humans should be kept as slaves.

I wonder what other 3e products might be inline for similar treatments if market factors prove supportive? In this book the Local Now is set about fifty years in our future, putting it in the same temporal territory as CyberworldCthulhupunkand Autoduel.


There had to be a balance of power, and there was no way Mexico City could turps allowed to strip half of an entire continent. Vancouver is figuring them to be a big threat, and it’s correct.

The AIs acted shrewdly and intelligently, introducing augmented diseases ,ive different ways and at different angles. As its own aesthetic choices, most of its buildings are protected by transparent domes with air access to allow climate control as it sees fit.

Rather than fight another war over the issue, the AIs based in Manila OvermindLondon and Berlin brokered an agreement called the Manilla Protocols to make the 18 zones of responsibility official and permanent. Their lungs and mouths have biological filters to filter dust so they have bigger chests and bigger ears for better hearing. The other is Tranquility, the AI that ran the American moonbase.

Scavenging ain’t easy, especially when the Zonemind wants to bulldoze your house and only source of stuff you can sell to nomads or guerillas. The human brains are used in maintenance for Denver’s systems or they’re used as physical components in creating zteel of Denver’s AU robots, giving its middle managers meat to run their minds.

Its slave camps even reflect that, being harsh and inhospitable for Tokyo doesn’t feel that it needs its humans but efficient.

Seriously, Moscow’s ultimate passion project is to collect every piece of existing media, culture or data. The Vermin was created after the XNU Scorpion proved itself to be a good model based on an animal. AIs have also begun engaging in covert warfare against each other. Made up of the entire eastern third of the North Americas past the Mississippi, Liev is a state-run socialist dictatorship where the President is a figurehead for the true power: I don’t have full access to this one, but judging by how it has Brawling as a skill, I assume it has arms and legs with a stocky can build.