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Secrets of the Ancients


A complete campaign of truly epic proportions, Secrets of the Ancients delves into the dark past of the Charted Space universe, and the legacy of a race of incredibly advanced and powerful aliens. Over the course of this campaign, the Travellers will see sights no human has ever dreamed of, meddle with powers beyond understanding, clash with secret factions within the Imperium, and ultimately help shape the destiny of all Charted Space.

Secrets of the Ancients will start your Travellers off within the familiar Spinward Marches, but quickly escalates to take them into times, places and dimensions they barely dreamed of.

This is Traveller at its very best.

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jerry W December 24, 2022 9:18 pm UTC
Mongoose, please correct the bookmarks in this PDF. They take you to a point a full 10 pages before the section you are trying to find.
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Clinton O December 15, 2022 11:25 am UTC
Do you require any other books to be able to play this campaign?
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Reuben C July 29, 2022 10:10 pm UTC
I bought a physical copy of the book, and it keeps referencing Player Handouts, I can't find them anywhere in the book however.
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Michael G November 14, 2022 5:26 am UTC
you can download them here
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Terry P May 07, 2022 6:00 pm UTC
I am part way through running this right now. My only complaint is that the bookmarks often do not go to the right location, they get further away the deeper you get into the adventure.
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Malcolm M January 09, 2022 12:13 am UTC
Who was the primary writer for this version of the adventure?
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Jason F May 05, 2022 5:24 pm UTC
Gareth Hanrahan
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David J October 30, 2021 4:14 am UTC
There's mention of a player (Inheritor) handout. However, I don't see any handout. Am I missing it?
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Fabricio C October 31, 2021 6:52 am UTC
Once purchased, you should have three PDFs to get -- this is how mine reads:

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Juan Antonio B October 28, 2021 10:34 am UTC
Any plans for a printed version?
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Todd S October 28, 2021 2:10 pm UTC
Mongoose sells physical products through their own website.
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October 27, 2021 3:11 pm UTC
The preview indicates that the plot is identical to the previous (Mongoose 1e) publication. Given the original was 202 pages and this is 256, what's in the extra 54 pages to make it worth buying this one? Is it just more and prettier maps, which seems to be the difference in the preview-displayed pages?
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Matthew S October 27, 2021 4:09 pm UTC
We looked at the layout and broke some things apart to make them easier to absorb during play, and we have made the maps and diagrams a lot clearer - you should find this much easier to use during an actual game. And yes, it looks a lot nicer :)

Hope that helps!
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This title was added to our catalog on October 27, 2021.