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Topic: Tann’s NFL U Pick em Game 2017-18
Subject: sign me up


Hopefully this year I won't get swamped with things happening in RL.

Posted on 2017-08-20 at 19:50:11.

Topic: Titansgrave QnA
Subject: coming soon


This weekend was my big Ribfest so I did not have time to post. I will try to get my donkey in gear in the next few days.

Posted on 2017-08-14 at 12:18:06.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Hey


This weekend was my big Ribfest so I did not have time to post. I will try to get my donkey in gear in the next few days.


Posted on 2017-08-14 at 12:17:44.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: I got that reference


It is standard Poker being played, 1 draw, 5 cards, no wilds. Wyatt does not have "skills" in poker per se but he can use his perception, intuition and influence skills.




Posted on 2017-08-04 at 07:10:00.

Topic: Titansgrave QnA
Subject: weekend


I will post by the weekend.

Posted on 2017-08-03 at 12:29:59.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Hey dawg


I will be posting this weekend as soon as I can give Vanadia some time to work her magic. It is a long weekend for us in Canada so might not be until Monday.

So I have Wyatt playing Poker, Wolf gathering intel on the fight, Sam standing Guard (sorta) and Asher into the milk.

MMv has not posted because she was not sure if she was going to the bar or helping Willow.

Posted on 2017-08-03 at 12:21:57.

Topic: Voyages of Rocinante - Serenity/Firefly RPG
Subject: followup


“Nothing’s ever easy. You want me to fight someone I have never seen fight before, well I’d like to see him fight first. You say tomorrow’s the next fight, how often do you hold these fights of yours?”

“Ahh, well that the thing. We only do the fights around the seasons because the hands are supposedly busy otherwise so the next set of fights won’t be for two maybe three months when the spring herds come back from pasture.” Jeremiah said with a shrug.

Looking over to Wyatt the big mechanic knew the answer by the look in the Captains eyes and knew there was no way the Rocinante would stay on Whitefall that long. Looking back to Jeremiah, Fenris posed a few more questions.

“Ok a few more questions, is this Bart going to just be fighting me if I agree to this or will he have at least one fight before me? I’d really like to get a look at him, see what kind of fighter he is.”

“I know that Dawes has a hand set to fight Bart, been training him hard too. But he is working the small and fast angle and frankly I don’t I don’t have much faith in him. Like putting a fox in with a grizzly, I ain’t betting on the fox.”

“Also do I need to be signed in before the fight gets underway or can I just challenge him after I see him fight? And just curious will there be any other bouts? Reason I ask from what your describing this Bart as, and considering you want me to fight him, he must be some type of heavy weight. Right?

“We ain’t cotton to anything formal really. I’ll get you on the list of hands, but if Bart beats Dawes man easily, then there will be a chance to challenge. Hell, might drive up the odds. There are other fights going on between hands at the same time, same wagers and for those who have no interest in fighting Bart.” Jeremiah looks over at Sam and Asher, “You guys could get in if you work a day for Eagle here. But Bart is heavy, about as big as you and Patience has him training all the time. Calls it hand work but we all know it is all Go Sa.

Looking once again to Wyatt he waited for the Captain’s ok. Getting it, he smiled and once more turned to Jeremiah.

“Ok for now consider it a maybe, if I decide to fight him I’ll challenge him tomorrow night you can pay me after. Also if I do fight him place those 20 platinum coins on me.”

“Alright. I can respect that. We got a deal then.” Jeremiah sticks out his hand to shake. Eagle knows where the warehouse is and when to be there.”

With the conversation for the moment over Fenris found himself somewhat alone. Eagle and Wyatt sitting down to cards, Ash at the bar most likely getting ready to turn on his charm and Sam for the moment sorta MIA. As he watched Jeremiah return to his seat the big mechanic thought what the hell. Following him to his table he took a seat across from the rancher.

“So tell me all you can on this Bart fellow. Height, weight, lefty, righty s*** like that”

Jeremiah pauses a moment, “Well, like I said, he is as big as you for sure, possible bigger but not much and I thing you might be wider. He is all muscles and tattoos. I think he hits with both hands, I don’t notice a favourite. One thing I can tell you is he comes out hard and mean. Really hard and mean if you catch my drift. He wins mostly because he overwhelms the other. But you got a plan for that already don’t you?”


Posted on 2017-08-01 at 10:45:54.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Hurm


Did I lose a bunch of people over my vacation? Only 3 have posted? Yoohoo?

Albert - I will post the responses soon.

Posted on 2017-08-01 at 07:20:02.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Answers 2 Electric Boogaloo


1) Will Bart be fighting more than 1 opponent that night?

You can ask J in the post and I will answer. Short answer is yes you can see him fight at least 1 person before hand.

2) Is it like a normal fight night where the matches are set up in advance or could I watch a bout or two then stand and offer to fight him?

Ask J. Short answer, it is open ended but you got to be a Hand.

3) If not how do I sign up?

J would put you down as Eagle's hand and fighting BB. There are other fights going on as well, smaller ring with other hands that have no interest in fighting Bart. So Sam or Ash could get a fight on if they wanted.

But please put these questions in a post so I can answer them and others can play off them.



Posted on 2017-07-31 at 14:29:24.
Edited on 2017-07-31 at 14:30:07 by Alacrity

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: short answer for Albert


The fights are scheduled based on the seasons and the livestock runs. So the next fight won't be for a few months at least.




Posted on 2017-07-31 at 14:05:40.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Better call Saul?


Saul Potter



Posted on 2017-07-19 at 13:49:48.

Topic: Voyages of Rocinante - Serenity/Firefly RPG
Subject: Slaughterhouse Rules


OOC: I am assuming that people going to the Slaughterhouse will be either taking the Mule or borrowing a horse from Eagle-Eye. Doesn’t matter either way other than it is a long walk.

Day 1, Whitefall - Necessity, "The Slaughterhouse", 8:00 PM PT

As towns go, Necessity was a rather small place or at least had the look of a small place that was beginning to sprawl without any plan or schedule. There was a main street going east to west with most of the shops and establishment. There were two streets at either end going north –south leading to two more streets with mostly residences. Every building was different but all had a generally similar look to them which suggested either a firm building code or there was only one company here building houses. You would guess the latter to be true. The tallest building was the church at the far west end of town with a high spire and a bell tower that rang on the hour. There are three taverns (The Wreakage (for haulers), the Red Dog Inn (locals) and the Slaughterhouse (Ranchers and Farmers)) and four Hotels ranging from Pricey, Not Bad, Basic and Really Cheap. There is a general store, a barber, a blacksmith, a print/communication shop called the Array, a barrister office, and two banks, plus an assortment of other shops. Opposite side of Main Street is the brothel/Inn called the Dew Drop Inn (according the Eagle Eye it is referred to as the Honey Dew as well). There is a sheriff station not far from the church with some deputies sitting out front looking like they are important. Traffic in town is mostly on foot or horse, yours is the only mule in town as far as you can see.

The Slaughterhouse is a three-story building with no patio or veranda outside. There is a large well-dressed man at the door who carrying a sidearm, who greets Eagle-Eye pleasantly as well as you when you approach and opens the door for you. Inside, the main floor consists of many tables and chairs, and a long bar area across the back. The bar was tended by a well dressed Asian man (Kim) who was on the fatty side of stout. The place had a lot people but it is not packed. The second floor hugs the exterior walls of the place and is open to the main floor from above. Access via two sets of stairs on either side of the building. The second floor is all tables and chairs, as far as you can see and according to your host, that is where the higher stake poker games happen. The third floor is Rancher Lodge only, and is a number of rooms that members can use for business or pleasure as they see fit.

“There be rules here, “Eagle tells you as you enter, “Kim don’t put up with trouble so don’t give any. You get one warning and then you are out. You are here on my word so I’d appreciate it if we kept things civilized.” He says and gives a smile to Wolf.” No fighting. Do not draw a weapon unless you hear a siren or someone yells, “reavers”. Women serve food and booze here - nothing else. You looking for company, the Honeydew will do ya. Oh, if you do here sirens, there a basement there,” He points to a trapdoor in the centre of the room. “Men head to doors and window and defend, women and young’un go to basement first, then we orderly retreat. If we breached, the door is sealed and we take care of each other – you catch my meaning.”

Eagle did not head to the second floor but toward a six-person table where four players were playing poker. “Evening gentlemen,” he said as he approached and points to one of the empty chairs, “Where’s Ernest?”

The man dealing barked a laughed, “Oh he ain’t gonna here tonight. Got himself a woman that won’t say no so he is occupied.”

“Really? When did he meet her?”

“Recent hire of serving staff as I understand it. Apparently she likes to serve him more than dinner.” The other men at the table laugh and ante in.

“Oh. Well good for Ernest. He could use a little TLC. Or a lot. Either way gentlemen, this here is (introduces all who are there). This here is Dimitri, he’s a sheep wrangler.”

Dimitri, the dealer, nods and smiles, “Nice to meet you. Sheep wrangler is not as dirty as Eagle makes it sound.”

“This here is Giles, a cattle rancher.”

“Pleasure,” Giles replies doffing his bowler hat to reveal a balding head.

“This is Hiram. He ain’t a farmer but we let him hang out.”

“And I am so honoured by your letting me lose too. Evening.” Hiram stands and makes a point of shaking everyone’s hand.

“Enos – he owns the general store.”

Enos nods without saying anything.

And this is Jeremiah, another cattle rancher. We got a lot of them in these parts.

“Hello!” Jeremiah says like he has discovered a gold coin. His gaze is fixed directly on Fenris.

Eagle pats Wyatt on the shoulder and gestures slightly to the bar at a man in a tweed suit, sitting alone. “That there is Saul Potter. I can take you over to him if you like and introduce you – before we start a new hand. Or if you’d like to join the game – Ernest’s good fortune can be yours as well. We don’t play big money, we just like a social game. He is likely to be there all night. We can grab a couple of chairs if you boys want to join. The more the bigger the pot.”

As Eagle and Wyatt converse, Jeremiah gets up and walks over to Fenris. He is not a tall man but next to the Mechanic, he looks very small. “Excuse me sir! Would you like to fight? Not Me! I mean fight in a ring?” He turns to Eagle-Eye, “Is he a ranch hand with you?”

Eagle looks over to Jeremiah and then to Wolf. He laughs and reaches into his pocket and pulls out some platinum pieces and hands them to Wolf. “There you go. That is for the work on the fence this afternoon.” Then he looks at the shorter man, “He’s a hand now. Go to it. If you can convince him, I’d bet on him against Bart.”

(Assuming a what? Huh? Who’s Bart)

“See we got a fight thing going on amongst our hands. Started friendly like, with small wagers and mostly bragging rights as to who had the best. Well her Governorship got involved and brought in this ringer – calls himself Black Bart. I know, original eh? Anyway, he’s big and mean and we ranchers really want to put him and Patience down a peg. Fight’s tomorrow – you interested? If Eagle says you can take Bart, I’ll give you 25 win or lose and 200 if you win. Patience is offering 10 to 1 against her man and 20 if you can knock him out. What you say? Easy money?”

Elsewhere in the tavern there are at least three games going on, mostly ranch hands and locals if you were to guess by their clothing. Over at the bar, there is a beautiful auburn haired girl, voluptuous being the best word to describe her, straining the fabric of a Blue Sun t-shirt to its limit. Beside her is a big man in a similar t-shirt and overalls, talking to her and she ain’t having none of what he is saying. In fact, she is pouring shot after shot from a whiskey bottle and ignoring him completely. He is getting frustrated and puts his hand on hers, but she pulls back from him violently.

“Okay!” the Asian man behind the bar points his finger at the man, “You had your warning. Out!”

“But!” the man started to say.

“Out or I end you here! Go back to The Wreck, Hauler. You’ll be welcome there.”

“But she …”

“She ain’t bothering me. You are. Out! Now! Or be dragged out.”

The man slapped the bar with his hands hard and stomped off out of the bar. The young lady smiles a thank you to Kim and continued to work her way through the bottle.


Posted on 2017-07-19 at 13:47:26.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: next week


I am away next week and will not be posting at all to the game as I will be traveling to Fredericton and back. I will post the entrance scene to the Slaughterhouse before I leave so everyone can would on their actions/posts themselves. I will keep it open as I won't know what Willow is gonna do in her situation yet.

So I will be back July 31st. Hope to see lots of stuff when I get back.

Posted on 2017-07-18 at 14:25:28.

Topic: Titansgrave QnA
Subject: one post


Are we going to finish this one off or have I lost interest in it? If we just want to move to something else, I am fine with it.

Posted on 2017-07-18 at 10:17:35.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: People you meet


Duncan





Chloe




Temperance (Holy) Holiday



Posted on 2017-07-18 at 09:30:57.
Edited on 2017-07-18 at 09:41:44 by Alacrity

Topic: Voyages of Rocinante - Serenity/Firefly RPG
Subject: sides


Eagle-Eye got a horse big enough for Fenris and the two of them headed up north from the farm. Along the way the two reminisced about the days in prison and the short time afterwards that the two worked together (look to Tann’s post for this). After Fenris was finished, he asked Eagle-Eye how in the verse did he end up on Whitefall as a ranch owner.

“Well now, that is a story,” Eagle-Eye said sadly, “And not a very long one I’m afraid. Here – let me introduce you to someone, sorta.” he moved his horse to a faster trot off the path and towards the river. There was a small stone fence there around what became evident as a graveyard as they got closer. Eagle got of his horse there and walked into the cemetery, waiting for Wolf to follow. There were not a lot of graves here but Wolf’s friend was standing beside the one with the biggest stone engraved with Cecilia Sarafina – Beloved Wife.

“This is, I mean was, Cecilia. I met her not long after you and I parted ways. Never thought of myself as a marrying type but sometimes you meet someone and you just can’t picture your life without them anymore. Anyway, Cecilia was from a farm on Adonis. She went off to see the verse and got into some bad stuff, just like me and all she wanted to do was go back to farm living. So we took some money and bought a plot of land here on Whitefall. Worked the land – hell I had no Idea what I was doing, she taught me everything. First couple of years were tough, actually they were complete Go Sa but we kept going at it and we were really happy. Things got better and we made some money, bought more land, and then ... well then she got sick. Cancer, the doc said. If we were on the core, it wouldn’t been nothing but she’d not even survive the flight there if I could have found a ship.”

(assuming some condolences)

“I was a mess after that for awhile – tried to crawl into a bottle to deal with the pain. Patience was there almost immediately with an offer to buy my land and get me a ticket to whatever part of the verse I wanted. I almost took it, believe me. But all these people around me were pulling for me. Farmers, Ranchers, Hands - they were doing things to keep me going and not because I could do them a favour, or I owed them money or they could get an angle out of it. They did it just because that what you do when someone you know falls – you help them up. Hell, if it wasn’t for Mrs. Wilson, I don’t know where I’d be right now. So I sobered myself up, told Patience where to stick her offer. She was none too happy about that. She figured that I’d lost so much time that I’d fail financially and she could sweep in and take it all at half the price. But, despite it all, that year was our best year – like Cecilia was still there watching out for me. Next year after that was even better.” Eagle-Eye patted the tombstone gently and smiled, “ and that is how I got to where I am now. “

(assuming some conversation)

After the graveyard visit, the two friends continued on their way up to the northern part of the Sarafina ranch where a group of hands were already starting to work of building a fence along the field so the cattle could not wander off into the riverbed. Eagle-Eye introduced Wolf to the men and they joined in right away on the labour. It was hard work, but not without some merits. Eagle had made sure a small keg of ale was brought up to make the hot day and hard work more endurable.

After some hours of putting down holes with hand augers, mixing concrete and dropping posts, it was time to wrap up for the day. It was then that several men on horses were seen on the approach to your position. Some of the hands started to go for their gunbelt but Eagle stopped them with a single shake of the head and a calming wave. He looked to Wolf for a moment and then he walked forward to meet the riders.

(assuming Wolf is going with him for support)

There were seven men all together on horses, each on with sidearms and rifles in the holster but none of them made a move towards their weapons. Several of the men hade silver stars on their vest denoting lawmen but they seemed more of a gang than a posse but Wolf’s eye.

“Duncan?” Eagle called out as they pulled up, “What brings you boys up here?”

The tallest of the group moved his horse closer to Sarfina, “Afternoon Eagle-Eye. We on a job for Patience.”

“On a job?” Eagle-Eye laughed without mirth, “What does that mean Duncan? I thought you worked for Reverend Tubbs now?”

Duncan shrugged, “One and the same. You know.””

Duncan looked around uncomfortably, like he didn’t want to talk in front of everyone.

“Come on Duncan! How long we known each other?”

“All my life I reckon.” Duncan said,

“Right. I assume you ain’t here to kill me so what are you out here on the edge of my property for?”

Duncan looked down at his saddle for a few moments, “She lost one of her servants the other day. Runner. We been tracking her to the river and …”

“You lost the trail of a girl running from a farm?” Eagle-Eye shot a look at Wolf, “Glad I ain’t paying him.”

“Yep.”

“And you think I have her?”

“Guess I’m asking.”

“Duncan. As much as I hate Patience and her slaves …”

“Servants. Indentur-tudeness. ”

“Yeah. Whatever. As much as I hate the idea of it, I wouldn’t want to get into the mess of trouble that would come with taking Patience’s property. It ain’t worth it.”

“Well how do I know you telling the truth?”

Eagle-Eye shrugged, “Duncan, other than the Poker Table, have you known me to lie to you? I ain’t seen no woman around here that I didn’t already know.”

Duncan looked at Wolf, like he was seeing for the first time, “Who the new guy” Bringing in muscle now?”

(assuming a polite but direct comment from Wolf)

“You from that ship we saw?” What you hauling for Eagle-Eye? Any passengers?”

(comment)

“Hey! Duncan, that was just rude. I said I ain’t seen her and I sure the gorram hell not sneaking her onto someone’s ship. Where’s your head at? You may work for Patience but I can still talk a word or two to your mama about your manners.”

Duncan sighed heavily, “Alright then. Sorry Mister. No offense. And sorry Eagle to ask but, mind if we look around?”

“Yes I do, Duncan. Yes I do. My word ain’t good with you anymore?”

Duncan stared at Eagle-Eye for a moment, pondering his options. “Got to tell Patience. She ain’t gonna believe you.”

“Well that is her problem ain’t it? Duncan, listen up, I don’t have any girl and if one was one my land, someone would have seen her. This river is long and goes a ways. Can I offer you and your men a drink? Got some homebrew here, still cold.”

Duncan looked over at the men and the wagon with the keg and licked his lips. “Thanks Eagle-Eye for the offer but we gonna track the river up aways and see if we can find anything. You see anything, let me know, okay?”

“Sure thing Duncan. You’ll be the third person I call, right after the magistrate and my barrister.”

Duncan signaled to his men to turn around and they rode off following the river, spreading out as they did. Eagle laughed as they did, “Look at them. Riding to fast and none going on foot – no wonder they can’t find the girl. Might as well be blowing a bugle.”

****


Willow was set up on a large room in the west wing of the ranch house, where there was a Table, some comfy chairs, a long couch, a sink and a well pump for water. Mrs Wilson had the women come in to see the Doctor one at a time and her description of the maladies were pretty well spot on as 10 women came in and out over the course of the next few hours. Interestingly, many of them asked Willow about contraceptives and how to avoid pregnancy -this concept was obviously considered very taboo to discuss. There was frequent mention of a Reverend Tubbs who was expostulating the “gospel” that it was the honour and privilege of women to bear children for the good of Whitefall and that women should embrace this gift from the lord with an open heart and closed mouth (you can imagine the jokes on that one).

All the while, Mrs Wilson was there, watching without comment other than to encourage the ladies to speak plainly and be serious. Her body language spoke to Willow of tension and stress though, as each woman came and went. Finally, there seemed to be no more to come ad yet, Willow had not seen anyone who was pregnant, as Mrs. Wilson had described.

(assuming some inquiry)

Mrs Wilson looked at Willow and then away for a moment. She got up and went to the door, opened it and looked around in the hallway and then closed the door and came up close to the Doctor and sat beside her. “Miss Tak… Willow, do you believe in a god?”

(assuming a yes)

“I have had my doubts in my life but events have occurred n the last few days that make me believe that there is a divine hand guiding circumstances around me. You say Confidentiality is your speciality; well, I have to put my faith in that because I think a young woman’s life is in danger if I do not help her. But I need you to trust me. There is a reason for my caution and it will be very clear soon but right now, would you mind following me and I will take you t someone, but we need to be discrete on who sees us. Is that agreeable with you? Mr Sarafina does not know about this and if he did, well, I would be in a lot of trouble.”

(assuming a yes)

Mrs. Wilson takes you out of the room and down the hall, to a stairwell going downwards. She moves quickly down the stairs, looking back frequently to make sure no one see you going there. At the end of the stairwell is a solid steel door with a keypunch panel on the wall next to it. She draws out a flat card from her pocket, puts it in the reader and presses several buttons. The door unlocks and he enters quickly, beckoning Willow to come in.

“This is part of an underground bunker that Mr. Sarafina had put in in case of a Reaver attack. It connects to the barns and all the building n the property. There is food and bedding down here for people to survive for many days.” She says as she moves down the hall. “Very few have access, unless there is an alarm, then the doors unlock automatically.” She leads Willow to a room and opens the door.

Inside is a young woman, probably in her late teens and in her later stages of the first trimester of pregnancy. She is very pale, shows signs of sweating and dark shadows under her eyes. She is lying on the bed and roses as you enter but Willow can see traces of blood on the sheets – not a lot but definitely enough to be concerned. Willow spotted on Chloe’s hand there was a black tattoo of a stylized “P”, much like a cattle brand.

“Chloe? This Is Miss Willow. She is a doctor and she is here to help you. We can trust her.”

*****


Jade followed the other people towards the tower with a tray of food in her hands. The towers were quite tall, wood frame reinforced with steel within and a hand crank pulley system to use as a lift to get up and down as well and a stairwell that hugged the interior walls. The pulley system for the lift was elaborate so that two men working the crank could bring four people up without much effort.

At the top, Jade had a majestic view of the countryside and the mountains to the west and east. Whitefall was a place with many hills, valleys, mountains and plains. From high above, it was quite beautiful.

Each side of a tower faced a compass direction and had a watcher assigned to it. Each watcher had field binoculars as well as a strong single lens scope mounted to the side as well. There was a bell in the centre of the towers roof and pulleys at each station to pull it. There were also heavy caliber weapons mounted on racks at each corner, with spare ammo in magazines. Tube like Grenade Launchers were also on racks and well as small incendiary devices. The base of the tower was lined with steel shutters so the access to the tower could be shut off.

There were four watchers to be relieved and the three hands that came with Jade moved to take over watching for one remaining. A young lady, probably around in her 20’s smiled when Jade brought her food. She was tall, at least 6 feet and had long brown hair with brown eyes. “Hello? Thanks for this? Are you new here? I'm Temperance, Temperance Holiday, but my friends call me Holly.”

(assuming some response)

“Thanks for the food. Much appreciated. Have you worked a tower before?”

(assuming a no)

“Keep an eye on the sky. You see a ship of any sort, give a holler. One of us will come running. If it is a gyrfalcon, that’s just Patience’s navy showing off.”

(what are we looking looking for in these ships?)

“Well, reavers … of course.”

(Yeah. Really?)

“Oh you are definitely not from around here are you honey? You core born? Reavers are very much real. Madmen from the black attacking from the sky and taking people away. Whitefall has lost over a hundred people in the last year. Men, Women, Children – they take them all. We are dead serious about that. I ain;t ever seen a raid yet and I hope we never do but we gotta keep watch all the same.”

(assuming some response)

“Say? Are you from the that ship down there? The firefly?”

(yes)

“Oh shiny! That must be so gorram shiny to fly around the verse in a ship. What you do? You the Captain’s girl?”

(Umm. No. Pilot)

“Pilot! You fly that? That is awesome! Is it hard? You ever crash? Bet it is fun. More fun than being here let me tell you. Work, chores, watch, work, chores – it is just so boring here. And the Reverend Tubbs is all talk about settling down and having kids – bah! I want adventures.”

(no crashes and it can be fun but there is work on a ship too and adventures usually involve people shooting at you)

“I would love to get off this rock and see the verse. Hey! Can I fly with you? I mean I can’t fly but I can cook and I don’t mind cleaning and I can do other stuff.” She rambles on looking down at Rocinante. She pulled back from the edge and turned to look deeply into Jade’s eyes wit ha mischievous smile. “I am very open-minded if you give me the chance?”





Posted on 2017-07-18 at 09:21:19.
Edited on 2017-07-18 at 09:55:47 by Alacrity

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: got it


I will be posting today if all goes well.

Posted on 2017-07-18 at 09:12:24.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Blargh


I have been hit with a summer cold. Trying to work up energy to post but so far all I have is "My head hurts the ship blows up" which is not the direction I want to go. Will try to get this done before end of week.

Posted on 2017-07-12 at 09:55:53.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: oKAY


should be working now. - Thanks Bromern

Posted on 2017-07-10 at 20:23:51.
Edited on 2017-07-10 at 20:24:13 by Alacrity

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Ack pfft


Ok. I will try another

Posted on 2017-07-10 at 18:39:24.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: relinking Picture


Eagle Eye Sarafina




Mrs Wilson



Posted on 2017-07-10 at 13:04:42.
Edited on 2017-07-10 at 20:23:16 by Alacrity

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: Hurm


I see photobucket has gone to pay-only for picture sharing. I will see what I can find as an alternative.

Posted on 2017-07-10 at 07:52:05.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: In my verse


Reavers have been talked about since before the war. Mostly as scary tales of madmen who went too far into space. The tales seem to focus on the outer rim (blue sun) but there are now sightings and attacks in the Georgia and Kaladasa systems.

People from core planets are liable to dismiss them as campfire stories and a "metaphor" to the dark side of human nature. Rim planets denziens know better.

Reported attacks and sightings started just before the war.

Posted on 2017-07-08 at 18:31:39.
Edited on 2017-07-08 at 18:34:09 by Alacrity

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: interesting


if you go by the tv series and Movie, then the map in the Unofficial sourcebook makes sense as the reavers would have started in Miranda and spread outwards.

However, I have said before that the movie did not happen in my verse. It was a bad dream of Zoe after a night with some bad bao.(bad bao, bad bao, whatcha gonna do, whatcha gonna do when it comes for you)

So I am leaning towards the QMX version of which the ARC and Numbers were based. However I have my own worlds in their as well. I don't want to start bogging the game down with astro-physics and math.



Posted on 2017-07-07 at 12:44:28.

Topic: Voyages of the Rocinante - Firefly RPG QnA
Subject: maps and planets


check out this link if you want to see how the verse is laid out. There is another book (Numbers in the Verse?) that is 335 pages long and goes into a lot of detail.

The ARC of the Verse

Posted on 2017-07-06 at 14:11:09.

 
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