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SW Adv GM Kit Age of Rebellion

Star Wars – Adventures

Age of Rebellion – Game Master Kit

Dead in the Water

Adventure Introduction

I ran this adventure for 4 sessions from 7th April 2017 to the 19th May 2017.

This adventure was a droid collection service for one of the intelligence frigates in the rebellion.

Two droid antagonists in a row, who’d have guessed, the highlights of this storyline was when the droids turned on the party, characters forced to use escape pods, and the desperate final battle with imperial intelligence.

Episodes of the adventure:

  • Introduction (0.5 page) A much better introduction than the previous adventure.
  • Blue Milk Run (6.5 pages)
  • Shadow Raptor Revolt (14.5 pages)
  • Logistics Peril (4.5 pages)

Rebel Intelligence, Shadow Raptor Content

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

  • Brahtikka, Wookiee Pilot (background only)
  • Lelu – LE-LU979 (background only)
  • Tay Coomsay, Bosph Navigator (background only)
  • Captain Hylo Sortuli, Mirialan
  • General Cracken (background only)
  • Saboteur Medical Droid
  • Saboteur Protocol Droid (minion)
  • Saboteur Load Lifter
  • Saboteur Astromech
  • TJ-11, Saboteur Tactical Droid (nemesis)

Port Tooga, Listehol System Content

Set on Port Tooga, Listehol system in the Outer Rim, you get to meet the following characters in the adventure (Rival unless specified):

  • Roowarra
  • Roowarra’s Crew (minion)
  • Captain Shyndi Oglerk (nemesis)
  • First Mate Kog
  • Shoola the Hutt (background only)

Teagan Content

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

  • Lieutenant Hura Kogler

New Vehicles

Vehicles introduced in the adventure:

  • “Spinster’s Loom” Rebel Transport (background only)
  • Hyperspace Tub (background only)
  • Shadow Raptor – Nebulon B Frigate
  • Escape Pod
  • Life Boat
  • Kappa-Class Shuttle
  • Shuttle Pod
  • Nubian Shuttle (background only)

Concluding Thoughts

The best piece of this section is the Shadow Raptor, an intelligence vessel that should be included in any Rebel campaign, even if it is only in the background. It also give good maps of a Nebulon B Frigate that can be used for other examples of the ship type. This includes various ways to sabotage, or infiltrate them if case they are used by the opposition of the storyline. This would also make a good training mission.

Next is Port Tooga, it has enough that it can be used in various locations. Also the premise of the run works as a reusable set piece, as I expect the Empire to have used the tactic multiple times.

Content Updates

  • 2021-07-30 – Adding in updated layout and links.
  • 2021-04-06 – Added Adv to the title of the blog for easier reference.
  • 2020-04-27 – Structure and content.
  • 2019-10-10 – Split off from base Game Master Kit.
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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)

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(3) Fringes Storyline,
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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

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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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