Roleplaying Games

In The News: Marc Miller’s Traveller May Soon Rely on One Fewer Miracles

The Traveller RPG strives to provide hard science fiction but has always included 3 scientific miracles — faster than light travel, artificial gravity, and reactionless impulse drives. One may soon become less miraculous:

… the burning plasma was able to sustain itself. This means that we’re slowly making our way towards creating a sustainable and near-limitless energy source. That’s the entire idea behind fusion energy, and that’s why so many scientists are working so hard to push the field further.

Traveller Game by Richard Masoner / Cyclelicious, on Flickr
Traveller Game” (CC BY-SA 2.0) by Richard Masoner / Cyclelicious