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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As for how to get them out of the mech. They wont really be able to use the mechs will they? Find More Posts by zorg. When you get mecha in your world, they become the de facto conflict resolution. GURPS Robots — Detailed rules for designing, building, and playing robots — from the tiniest nanobots to the mightiest megabots.

Originally Posted by Mephit. 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! All times are GMT That way you don’t have to have any trouble with point costs and abilities but can just assign them whatever you feel like.

So just go with what you feel most comfortable with. And a detailed campaign world, Cybermech Damocles! The plots are fairly easy to adapt to a RPG. Or you could run the mecha combat only with something like the Wushu rules, and stick to Gurps for everything else. Think of it like a tank. Privacy Policy Contact Us. How should a mech adventure differ from a typical adventure in an Ultratech setting where one or more of the characters own Battle suits?


GURPS Mecha 3rd vs 4th Edition

Asuka is far more masculine than he is. I’m not joking one bit. Advice on using mecha in everything from alien invasions to superhero campaigns, and suggestions for running gurpss adventures.

Legacya game of masters and apprentices for two players and a GM. Mark Skarr Forum Pervert If you have to ask. The New World, Part 9: GURPS 4e seems to have a bigger following, but it’s a marginal advantage. My thoughts were to give the mechs some sort of AI and maybe modular abilites. Originally Posted by lachimba One problem that I can see with this is that the Guurps might have to come mechha with a lot of scenarios to get the players outside of their mechs.

How should a mech adventure differ from a typical advenutre in an Ultratech setting where one or more of the characters own Battle suits? Special combat rules that emphasize the cinematic nature of mecha combat, as well as realistic rules for sensors, weapons and orbital drops. Page 1 of 2. Character creation rules for mecha-genre characters and cinematic aliens. Are you talking Mechs, like BattleTech or Chrome Hounds where they’re fairly slow and plodding and just an advanced tank.

Designer’s Notes — Author David Pulver gives a look inside these giant robots, and a couple of extra mecha not in the book. Uhm, when you say mech I think of something larger than human-sized. An easy-to-follow step-by-step guide to building mecha.

They should be made as characters with scads and scads of points. Originally Posted by Akagi. Gurpps could enhance advantages or skills, or correct mental disadvantages, of the pilot. Yes, if you buy from vurps of these links, Amazon pays a percentage to SJ Games!


What are the implications of using mechs as characters over just something from Ultratech.

I would buy the hell out of that. Find More Posts by Mark Skarr.

Balance of power shifted on Ggurps with discovery of new weapon tech. The complete bibliography is online, with links to every referenced book, movie, etc.

In the pages of Mecha you’ll find: Last edited by lachimba; at Strong, but with no cheese in it. Warehouse 23 offers worldbooks, supplements, and adventures, in physical and digital formats, for GURPS — as well as many of our other game lines.

Originally Posted by lachimba Are the battle suit rules in a setting like Transhuman Space useful to know in relation to this setting? It’s all about the internal struggle of the pilots and their ability to learn from their mistakes. From battlesuited space marines making an orbital drop to cinematic Japanese anime action featuring giant walking tanks piloted by beautiful alien princesses, GURPS Mecha covers the entire genre of mecha action!

My idea is to keep them small SM 3 or 4, but give mscha similar stats to a modern tank, only ridiculously more maneuverable and armed with super weapons so they can butcher tech level 8 technology.