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Star Trek Adventures - A Star Beyond the Stars: Part 1| Perfect for New Players

Star Trek Adventures - A Star Beyond the Stars: Part 1| Perfect for New Players

Star Trek Adventures on Zoom, Owlbear Rodeo

Price per player-session
You will be charged when a session starts

$20.00

Information

  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Beginner

Price per player-session
$20.00

About the adventure

This is the first part of the Starter Set Campaign for Star Trek Adventures. If you're a fan of Star Trek but never played Star Trek Adventures (STA) or want to play more, this really is the best place to start! I'm an experienced GM with years of play under my belt in D&D and a performer at heart. I have played half a dozen sessions of STA and want to play more! I'm well versed in the lore and really enjoy these game mechanics. If you've played Conan the RPG you'll feel right at home in this system. ANYONE and EVERYONE is welcome! *Game time can vary based on player familiarity with the mechanics and enthusiasm for roleplay.

Professional Game Master

Frank Bailey

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7 years as a TTRPG player

5 years as a Game Master

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Brings Experience as a professional performer, silly voices, improv skills, and a warm welcoming vibe! PLUS Premium/Unlimited Zoom, nearly 2 DOZEN physical D&D books, Star Trek Adventures the Core Book + loads of PDF adventures and supplementary rules to explore the galaxy. to the table

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Additional Details

How to prepare

If you'd like to learn the core mechanics, please check out this playlist from the game creations: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9-cafHjTB0&list=PLE8gwC4Miwd22p15OwKSEWgLJG1SSSZiG

What I provide

I'll provide: - Adventure - Non-Player Characters - Your pre-made character sheets - Zoom for video call - Virtual Table Top - Owlbear Rodeo - If you need dice, there are various online options for a full selection of digital dice.

Gameplay details

Star Trek Adventures is less about slaying your enemies or finding loot and more about asking questions and exploration. By asking questions and problem solving as a team, you solve mysteries. It's like the TV shows, something goes terribly wrong or you encounter a new force/phenomena and must find a solution (diplomatic/technological/defensive). - Roleplay is optional but certainly more fun! I will be roleplaying the NPCs with voices for you. - Combat is very much a part about exploration at times which diplomacy fails. - Puzzles will be abundant with solutions that you create as a team. - Experience is not required but it will make the game flow better. I welcome new players and expect to be teaching as we go : ) This really is a great way to live out your dreams of flying through the universe of Star Trek. Piloting starships, fighting hostile aliens, and struggling with your own technology. *Just like the shows, this adventure is family friendly!

Content warnings

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Safety tools used

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How will character creation work

Grab a friend or family member and board the USS Magellan, you are a member of her senior staff! I will provide pre-made character sheets for this session, you'll be able to choose from among these roles: - First Officer - Chief Medical Officer - Chief of Security - Conn Officer - Chief of Engineering

Players can expect

  • Combat/Tactics: Low
  • Roleplay: Medium
  • Puzzles: Medium
  • Experience Level: Beginner

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