Roleplaying Star Wars

SW Adv Core Edge of the Empire

Star Wars – Adventures

Core Rules Edge of the Empire

Trouble Brewing

Episodes of the Adventure

  • Introduction (6.5 pages)
  • Becoming Embroiled (15.5 pages) – not really episodic in this story, could split some area’s up but really needed defined breaks, also no suggested XP awards either.

Formos Content

Formos is found in the Galactic Segment T-10.

Set on Formos, you get to meet the following characters in the adventure (Rival unless specified):

Mentioned OnlyFia Mund – Sullustan (Musician, ee-cr-419), J9-B8 (ee-cr-422), Rii Jenks – Bith (ee-cr-419), Vreebo Gango – Rodian Wallflower (ee-cr-421), Zaig – Toydarian (ee-cr-427), Zukata Netakka – Rodian (ee-cr-424),

Full Stat BlockDaro Blunt – Smuggling Gang Leader (Rival, ee-cr-425), Gut-Guro – Weequay (Minion, ee-cr-425), Imperial Army Troopers (18 total, Minion, ee-cr-419), Jok Nonah – Urchin (Minion, ee-cr-419), Mama Nobah – Urchin (Minion, ee-cr-419), R4-W9 – Astromech Droid (Rival, ee-cr-430), Snoo – Infochant (Rival, ee-cr-424), Spir Fraxis – Smuggler (Minion, ee-cr-425), Lei Muoroy – Tough (Minion, ee-cr-422),

Asteroid Pirate Base Content

Set on nearby asteroid field, you get to meet the following characters in the adventure (Rival unless specified):

Mentioned Only – “Vagrant” YV-666 Medium Freighter (ee-cr-432)

Full Stat BlockSentry Droid (Rival, SDF-S, ee-cr-431), Algar Sodoth (Rival, ee-cr-396), Bandin Dobah – Crime Boss (Nemesis, ee-cr-432), Mate – Slow-Witted Tough (Rival, ee-cr-432), Godon Netakka – Rodian Bounty Hunter (Rival, ee-cr-436),

New Content

Vehicles: Sentry Droid Starship (Rival, SDF-S, ee-cr-431), Ugly Z-TIE (SDF-S, eecr-431),

Other Planets

Character have options to visit these locations as part of the storyline.

Concluding Thoughts

This is a good example of a bounty hunter style mission, it shows a good progression on gathering information and tracking the target.

It also has a excellent example of an asteroid base that can be used by pirates, rebels, smugglers and other people wanting to stay out of sight of the authorities. This could even be set in a populated system fairly easily as long as the technology they are using to enter and exit the base is fairly stealthy.

Overall I think this is a good side trek adventure that could be assigned to gain favour with another faction, or as a way of recovering stolen goods or data, or even a kidnapping of an important person.

Running the Adventure

1 session 10th February 2017

In this adventure you get to do some bounty hunting, though it was amusing to note that a possible ship they can acquire does not have any stats in this book. A minor oversight I am sure.

Highlights of the adventure were the continuing romance between the diplomat and every imperial officer who crosses her path. There was interesting discussions with the non stated NPC’s being far more interesting than those that did have stats. And it culminated with the bounty hunter of the group going guns blazing and killing another bounty hunter already on the hunt. So has repercussions to be felt down the line if he was to try and claim the bounty.

Content Updates

  • 2022-03-23 – Added in rest of links.
  • 2022-03-22 – Adding in links to content for Formos.
  • 2021-11-04 – Adding in extra locations to visit and links to where that content is on the galaxy map.
  • 2021-08-01 – Updating the links and menu.
  • 2020-04-27 – Structure and content.
  • 2019-10-10 – Split off Age of Rebellion and Force and Destiny content into their own posts.
Star Wars RPG

SW Menu: Adventure, New Rules, Adversary, Companies, Droid, Equipment, Galaxy Map, Location, Vehicle

Campaign: NPCs, Side Stories, Timeline

Game Management: Annotated Stat Block, Character Creation, Choosing a New Campaign, Creating a Galaxy Map, Ending three year campaign, GM’s Luck Roll, Running Games over Skype, Tracking Experience, 2016 Campaign

Character Builds: Bounty Hunter (Karlid – Assassin, Vanna – Gadgeteer, Kyanna – Martial Artist, Jed – Operator, Theya – Skip Tracer, Cadkia – Survivalist), Smuggler (Ebaya – Gambler), Technician (B1-337 – Droid Tech)

References: for Characters, for GMs, Dice, Items (Lightsabers, Modifying, Purchasing, Qualities), Knight Level Play, Mechanics (Awareness, Duty, Morality, Obligation), Movement (Personal, Planetary, Vehicles), Roles (Bounty Hunting, Investigations), Secrets (Empire, Jedi, Mandalorians, Rebels, Sith)

Creating a Campaign:
(1) Rules and Setting,
(2) Characters and Timeline,
(3) Fringes Storyline,
(4) Rebels Storyline,
(5) Force Storyline,
(6) Mandalorian Storyline

SW Adventures

Campaigns: 2011 West End Games Edition, WEG to Fantasy Flight Games

The Star Wars Beginner Games: Overall Review, EotE Escape from Mos Shuuta, This includes: The Long Arm of the Hutt, AoR Takeover at Whisper Base, This includes: Operation: Shadowpoint, FD Mountaintop Rescue, This includes: Lure of the Lost, FA Discovery on Jakku , This includes: A Call for Heroes

The Published Adventures Campaign: Character Creation

The Beta Rule Adventures: Crates of Krayts (EotE), Operation: Shell Game (AoR), Lost Knowledge (FD)

The Core Rule Adventures: Trouble Brewing (EotE), Perlemian Haul (AoR), Lessons from the Past (FD)

The Game Master Kit Adventures: Debts to Pay (EotE), Dead in the Water (AoR), Hidden Depths (FD)

The Published Adventures: Beyond the Rim (EotE), Onslaught at Arda I (AoR), Chronicles of the Gatekeeper (FD), The Jewel of Yavin (EotE), Friends Like These (AoR), Ghosts of Dathomir (FD)

(EotE) Edge of the Empire, (AoR) Age of Rebellion, (FD) Force & Destiny, (FA) The Force Awakens

Library of Books

B5, d20 System, Pathfinder, SW

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By thedarkelf007

I am a long term gamer, I run 6 RPG's a fortnight, host board game, card game and LANs each about once a quarter and have an addiction to buying more games. Games I am currently running are Pathfinder (1st and 2nd Edition) and Dungeons and Dragons (5th Edition).

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