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Motes of Light in the Dark

Distant Lights gives a GM a set of tools to build remote planetary outposts, isolated deep-space asteroid colonies, secretive exile stations, and other far-flung motes of human habitation in the sci-fi void. While written for the Stars Without Number sci-fi role-playing game, the GM tools in Distant Lights are compatible with almost any setting or game system.

On the GM side, get tables for establishing outpost patrons, purposes, governments, and problems, all designed to give the GM a juicy set of conflicts and troubles to power an evening's adventure. Don't know how to spice up that mining outpost the PCs are due to visit next week? Use these tables and get a situation that cries out for the interference of heavily-armed space freebooters.

On the player side, get rules and guidelines for establishing your own offworld settlement, whether as a refuge amid the chaos of an adventuring life or as a profitable enterprise for wresting forth the wealth of uninhabited worlds. Every hero needs a place to rest their head, and an adventurer's work tends to make many worlds unwelcoming to them.

So seize it now, brave adventurer! Whether as a player whetting their appetite for wealth and dominion or a GM seeking an easy night's fun at the table, Distant Lights has the tools you need.

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Thorin L March 04, 2024 11:22 am UTC
question about outpost staffing. can all of the facilities be staffed by labor bots
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December 09, 2021
This title was added to our catalog on December 13, 2021.