GURPS Supers is a superhero roleplaying game written by Loyd Blankenship and published GURPS Supers for 4e was published in , one of several genre books published by Steve Jackson Games for the new edition For the 4th. I did some shopping around on a good system for a supers game. I have in GURPS reads like it might work, but I have never played GURPS. Supers functions just as well as any genre does in GURPS. 3e was fairly new, and only recently started to collect the books again for 4e.

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The rules book included advice on creating superhero campaigns, and ways for the game master to customize the style of the campaign.

Retrieved from ” https: Originally Posted by scarmiglionne4. Views Read Edit View history. How would it do a supers game of about points allowing points of flaws?

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Martin, Kirkman, and Joss Whedon walked into a bar. Is there some reason why no one has mentioned summonable allies limited by what’s nearby? The supefs now is I do relize that neither powers are to be used for “living beings” but if any one else has a better Idea please post it here. I would think it will work for what you wanted.

I still haven’t played it, but I’ve heard that Spirit of the Century is possibly the best pulp game ever made, and I’m pretty sure it covers the exact timeframe you want. Originally Posted by Diskhotep. Privacy Policy Contact Us. Orient – Japan [1]. Does it work well? I played in a superpowered police officers game at that sort of point levelalthough I would be careful at the level of disads you are looking at it may well be more than GURPS works with.


GURPS Supers

Like one guy’s power is being a good detective and can shoot a gun better than average, or maybe having a bow with “just the right arrow” at all times.

Yes, if you buy from one of these links, Amazon pays a percentage to SJ Games! Originally Posted by Kelly Pedersen Not sure what you’re talking about here?

You cannot and should not balance bad mechanics by making them annoying to use. Tags for this Thread gurps. This thread’s about updating 3e characters to 4e They won’t be throwing tanks or brushing off RPGs to the face, but they can still put villains through walls and rip open car doors.

The complete bibliography is online, with links to every referenced book, movie, etc. Digo Dragon – Artist. GitP Player Registry Entry. Find More Posts by David Johnston. Find More Posts by Almafeta.

You need to login to do this. This page was last edited on 12 Aprilat Usage of this site, including but not limited to making or editing a post or private message or the creation of an account, constitutes acceptance of the Forum Rules. Mind Control, by default, can only control one subject at a time, and it has no area effect. The New World, Part 9: GURPS supera do low to medium powered superheroes reasonably well.


I considered Mind Control but Control Fish, Animals or Birds is for 1 hex of per level, so 5 level would be a 5 hex radius. Warehouse 23 offers worldbooks, supplements, and adventures, in physical and digital formats, for GURPS — as well as many of our other game lines. Scott The New World, Part 9: The 20th century gave birth to a new genre of fiction: Cops and Lawyers provides insight into how the law intersects with amazing abilities, and a super-max prison for super-criminals!

With the 4th Edition version, even cosmic-level heroes can now be reproduced, though most of the work for that was done in GURPS Powers.

Originally Posted by TheEmerged. GURPS appealed to me because of the options, but I am honestly intimidated at the idea of running the game. Last edited by TheEmerged; at Talk less; say more.

GURPS Supers

That’s not to say it’s stodgy; a typical chapter is titled “Unnatural Multiple Limbs from Another World. The first edition was criticized because it arranged superpowers in sets called “Power Groups” which players felt limited their character creation choices. Control All Aquatic life 7 Collective; Ranged [].