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Chimpy Supporting Member of TMP30 Oct 2020 12:07 p.m. PST

https://ospreypublishing.com/blog/cat/osprey-games/post/cover_reveal_stargrave

So has anyone else seen this? I'm quite excited – not interested in Wizards but a Science Fiction Roleplaying light/skirmish by Joseph McCullough looks like it might be good.

Thresher01 Supporting Member of TMP30 Oct 2020 1:26 p.m. PST

Nope.

Sounds like the 1710 – 1720 period, from the Caribbean, in space, with aliens of course.

Interesting.

Greylegion30 Oct 2020 7:07 p.m. PST

I picked up on this on LAF. Sounds like it will be fun.

emckinney30 Oct 2020 10:44 p.m. PST

It's Frostgrave in space. Not necessarily a bad thing, but is it just a reskinning, or will there be real differences?

newarch31 Oct 2020 3:09 a.m. PST

I like the product description, sounds like Warhammer 40k Rogue Trader.

Augustus02 Nov 2020 9:40 a.m. PST

Is it just me or is there a serious price point on these?

Chimpy Supporting Member of TMP02 Nov 2020 10:20 a.m. PST

I just checked the pre-order price on Amazon. USD35 doesn't seem outrageous for a new hardback book but that depends on how much it contains.

Apparently Northstar are also going to release plastic kits like they did for Frostgrave. I need these like a hole in the head considering how many Star Wars and other SF figures that I have.

Hopefully it will be generic enough to do a Star Wars post empire game or Firefly without having to modify the rules too much.

Augustus02 Nov 2020 7:11 p.m. PST

Oh that is lower than I have seen..ok. I kept running into $65 USD for what amounts to a squad of character/troops.

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