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Ad Astra News30 Apr 2022 10:53 p.m. PST

The Traveller Mayday Mayday event is a virtual gaming convention that takes place on May 1st (May Day). It is a day for honoring the history and future of the Traveller sci-fi role-playing game including all its editions and spin-offs. link Badges are a whole $3.14 USD (this covers the Tabletop Events management fees), and then you will be able to get game tickets – FOR FREE!

There are a lot of events, including online games, interviews, prizes, and demo games of Squadron Strike: Traveller (easy-to-play 3D Traveller space combat right in your browser). Almost all of the games are over Discord, which is a free download (you can also run Discord in a browser window, but audio is often inferior and video is frequently a lot worse).

Squadron Strike: Traveller runs at noon Mountain time (-6 UTC) on Sunday, May 1 (2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific). link
Voice and screensharing is on the Ad Astra Games Discord server:

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP01 May 2022 10:15 a.m. PST

Have a great time!

Stryderg01 May 2022 7:03 p.m. PST

Dang, wish I had known about this yesterday.

Andrew Walters02 May 2022 2:57 p.m. PST

Yeah, whoever was in charge of promoting the event needed either a better plan or better execution. I would definitely have been in, rats.

Ad Astra News02 May 2022 8:02 p.m. PST

Sorry! We weren't in charge of promoting the convention, we just decided to throw up an announcement on our own …

It was publicized pretty widely on Traveller sites and groups, and the turnout was really good. Be sure to keep an eye on CyborgPrime's schedule.

Ad Astra News02 May 2022 8:21 p.m. PST

Oh, is anyone interested in Traveller space combat in specific, or are you just looking for Traveller in general?

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