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Mindjammer - The Roleplaying Game

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Grab your blaster, thoughtcast your orders to the starship sentience, and fire up the planing engines — come and defend the light of humanity’s greatest civilisation as it spreads to the stars!

The ENnie Award-winning transhuman science-fiction RPG setting returns, in a new edition updated and massively expanded for the Fate Core rules. Mindjammer is an action-packed tabletop roleplaying game about heroic adventurers in the galaxy of the far future, filled with virtual realities, sentient starships, realistic aliens, and mysterious worlds. Using the popular and award-winning Fate Core rules, Mindjammer lets you play hardened mercs, cunning traders, steely-nerved pilots, intrigue-filled spies and culture agents, aliens, divergent hominids, artificial life forms, and even sentient starships.

500 pages containing all the rules needed to play, including:

  • Full rules for starships, organisations, and culture operations
  • Detailed character cultures, genotypes, and occupations — play a sentient starship!
  • New and innovative rules for describing planets, star systems, and alien life
  • Deep background material on the New Commonality of Humankind
  • Rules for the Mindscape and virtual worlds
  • Starmaps and planet descriptions, histories and background
  • Hyper-advanced equipment, weaponry, enhancements, starships, and more.

Mindjammer — The Roleplaying Game can be used to play in the New Commonality of Humankind, or as a complete and detailed transhuman space opera rules set for any science-fiction setting.

It’s the Second Age of Space — the transhuman adventure is just beginning!

“A Must-Have for SF Fans” – Stargazer’s World

“It’s transhumanist space opera with a twist. Usually in transhumanist settings transfer of personalities is a common theme and the transferred mind is still considered to be the person it was before. This is different in Mindjammer and it makes the game much more playable in my opinion. The setting is definitely what makes the game a must-have for SF fans. It’s unique, extremely detailed, and should be a lot of fun to play.”

– Review at Stargazer’s World, by Michael Wolf.

“Wow!” – UK Roleplaying

“Overall I have to say – “wow.” This is an epic piece of work… The scope and breadth is magnificent and the little personal details in each chapter make this a joy to read through. … The fact that the system uses Fate Core I find intriguing. In fact so much so that I will be placing my order forthwith! To be honest the price of $54.99 for a 500-page book and PDF I think is a bargain. This gets a hearty endorsement from UK Roleplaying. Grab your blasters and let’s all head for the stars!!”

– Review at the UK Roleplaying blog.

“Stunning” – Game Knight Reviews

“[Mindjammer] does damn near anything you might want it to do for a sci-fi campaign. Gracefully. With style. And in a way that’s fun for GM and players alike… From a layout and design standpoint, the book is stunning… If you’ve ever pondered running a FATE-based space campaign, I don’t think you’ll find a deeper resource of ready-to-use information than the Mindjammer book.”

– Review of Mindjammer at The Game Knight Reviews.

“Mind-blowing” – Geek Native

“Mind-blowing… A Fate Core powered sci-fi RPG that feels larger than space istelf – and given there’s the Mindscape to explore, use, master and worry about, in addition to physical space, perhaps it really is that large. Mindjammer: The Roleplaying Game is a transhuman epic.”

– Review at the Geek Native website, by Andrew Girdwood

“Excellent!” – RPG.net

“Mindjammer is a great stand alone science fiction roleplaying game. Building on and adapting Fate Core to SF, you are propelled into a transhuman time of expansion, exploration and danger. Tools are provided to guide you on campaigns, adventures and constructing everything from characters to cultures, vehicles to huge structures. Really, very good indeed!”

  • Style: 5 (Excellent!)
  • Substance: 5 (Excellent!)

– Mindjammer capsule review at RPG.net, by Graham Spearing


 
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Paul R February 02, 2017 2:31 pm UTC
Is this the second edition of the game?
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January 26, 2017 3:50 pm UTC
PURCHASER
so i was curious, the side bar on the right says the file is 95.12 MB in size but the file i download is 194 MB is this right?
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Juan J September 06, 2015 11:20 am UTC
PURCHASER
The character sheet links point to mutant chronicles character sheets :)
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Chris B September 06, 2015 11:55 am UTC
PUBLISHER
They were uploaded by accident and removed :-)
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Francisco B November 06, 2015 10:19 am UTC
PURCHASER
The character sheets are for Mutant Chronicles again...
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Chris B November 06, 2015 11:04 am UTC
PUBLISHER
they've been deleted in the back end but are still showing for some reason. We've asked tech support to remove them :-)
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Anthony H May 08, 2015 10:12 am UTC
Has anybody managed to successfully download this PDF yet? I keep getting oops how embarrassing........ Failures!
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Pierre S June 10, 2014 10:10 pm UTC
I bought the game, but direct from Modiphius so it doesn't let me type a review from here. I will say that the "modular" approach of separating the elements of the game in chapters works very well.

The author did seem to place a large load of new terminology into the game, so you will get to the point of reading passages like, "Skin-of-Our-Teeth is a starship sentience, one of the synthetic genotypes known as installations. This also makes her an eidolon, meaning she has some of the memories and personality engrams of a now-dead organic (probably a human) derived from a Mindscape thanogram (page 188). She must take a genotype aspect, but as being a sentient starship is so integral to her character identity, the GM allows her to combine it with her high concept aspect." Now, if there is a civilization thousands of years into the future, you can expect that they would evolve a whole slough of technological terms [aspect is a game-rule term, not a technology term], but this is...See more
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