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Through the Veil Part 1

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A free meal to listen to a job offer? That’s the best deal going right now...

The patron is the owner of a ship that just put into Marcos, and he’s hiring. He has a reputation for being a hard taskmaster but he knows his way around the frontier. Details of the job are sketchy but it’s posted as a long-duration cruise out to Coreward.

That’s a long way, even aboard a Jump 2 ship; on the other hand, it’s a job for the whole of that time…

Written by Martin J. Dougherty, 'Through the Veil' is a free adventure set in Spica Publishing's Outer Veil setting. This adventure is the first part of a Linked Adventure Series (LAS) called 'What are Friends For' that follows a new Subsidised Safari/Merchant ship looking to hire a few crew members for an extended haul. The story arc of 'What are Friends For' is comprised of 10 episodes/adventures; 'Through the Veil' is the first part of a trilogy but it is also designed to be played as a stand alone adventure.

'Through the Veil' requires that players and Referees have a copy of, access to, the current edition of Traveller or other SF RPG rules. The Outer Veil sourcebook from Spica Publishing would also be be useful but is not required.

 
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June 18th, 2016
Downloaded all the other parts of this adventure. Contains a lot of interesting material. [...]
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November 15th, 2015
This is, ultimately, just nowhere near interesting enough to justify its length. [...]
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September 1st, 2013
Epic adventures spanning vast swathes of space and time are fairly rare. Adventures that do it well are even more rare. Adventures that do it both well and for free, are almost unheard of. I'll be darned if Spica doesn't seem to have pulled off a clean [...]
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November 03, 2013
This title was added to our catalog on August 21, 2013.