Openly cooperative, apparently pacifistic, reportedly cowardly, the starfish-shaped Hivers don't seem to be empire-building material - but they hold one in a secure grip. They won the only interstellar war they've fought after losing every battle, but with this most alien of the major races , looks almost always deceive. Inscrutable, patient, and subtle, the Hivers puzzle their neighbours more than they worry them. It should be the other way around.
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Openly cooperative, apparently pacifistic, reportedly cowardly, the starfish-shaped Hivers don't seem to be empire-building material - but they hold one in a secure grip. They won the only interstellar war they've fought after losing every battle, but with this most alien of the major races , looks almost always deceive. Inscrutable, patient, and subtle, the Hivers puzzle their neighbours more than they worry them.
It should be the other way around. An insectoid race scattered across the Imperium like so many gypsies, the seemingly insignificant Droyne often fall beneath the notice of Humaniti A series of puzzles in their history and culture suggests that huge secrets lurk behind the compound eyes of these tiny sentients Alien races 3 offers an expose on the Ancients themselves, and examines in detail the biology, home worlds, culture, and society of the enigmatic Hivers and cryptic Droyne.
Included are racial and career templates, sample equipment and starships , Ancient artefacts , and much more. This book also includes a set of 36 Droyne " coyns " and instructions for predicting the future and making decisions, Droyne style. Droyne Oytrip Yatroy - Droyne Navy :. Alien Races 3 Hiver, Dryone, Ancients and other enigmatic races. Description Specifications [ edit ] The Hivers should worry you The Droyne should awe you Ancient answers await!
Two new minor races are presented here as well: The Inheritors , a race of fluorine breathers living on the shell of an ancient Dyson sphere and "improving" on the technology left behind. The Lithkind , a nocturnal species for which mating means death and death means rebirth, and who treat the opposite sex as taboo!
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GURPS Traveller Alien Races 4: 16 Intelligent Races From Across Space
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GURPS Traveller Alien Races Series
The warrior Aslan revere honor and glory; their traders and mercenaries are found throughout the Spinward Marches and the Solomani Sphere. Their wanderlust and combative nature make them well-suited to adventuring, while their habit of blatantly grabbing land when no one is looking makes them good recurring foes in a campaign. The militant vegetarian K'kree are driven by their faith to rid the universe of all meat-eaters. Players may join this effort, fight against it, or simply try to make a living while amidst the crusade. The K'kree are constantly clashing with the Vargr , and keep an uneasy peace along their borders with the Hivers and the various human states in the region. The biology, home worlds , culture and society of the fierce Aslan and the centauroid K'kree are examined in detail.
GURPS Traveller: Alien Races 2
Written by David L. In contrast to the Imperium, the human-descended Zhodani have long embraced psi powers. Within their vast interstellar empire, crime is almost unknown, workers are uniformly happy in their jobs, and mental illness is as easy to cure as a paper cut, thanks to advanced powers of the mind. The Vargr are a race of aliens descended from transplanted Terran canines. Removed from Earth hundreds of millennia ago, the Vargr have continued to develop on worlds millions of miles away from their planet of origin, and now control hundreds of worlds, under almost as many separate governments. Both are formidable rivals to the Third Imperium. It includes starship deck plans and vehicle designs, weaponry, rules and templates for creating player characters and NPCs, up-to-date history and cultural information, and much more.