Monthly Archives: September 2018

Tech War: Operation Biting, 1942

Ground Operations This small, fast operation — the first successful  British orbital drop parachute drop in the war — has very high potential for a Traveller PC military operation. With selected technical updates, of course, to bring 3000 years of … Continue reading

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Just Another Military Scenario

Little Green Men from Outer Space… So the PCs are behind the lines/back at home, and one fine day they find the roads blocked by Polite People/Little Green Men. They are friendly enough soldiers, who look and speak ‘local’ who … Continue reading

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Superpowers For Minor Human Races

From Quora: What’s the closest thing to a superpower that actually exists?From Anirudh Ramkumar I can think of about seven legit examples. All of the following were caused by chance mutations in human DNA (fun fact: every human has about … Continue reading

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Why Military Travellers Should Love Mortars

You should read the comments of this video: they are enlightening for actual field NCOs. Anyone claiming that a mortar is a light portable infantry weapon should be flayed and made to carry one after for atleast 10 km. The … Continue reading

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The Beast

What were you doing in the woods all alone?” asked the ugly prince. “You’re lucky you found your way to my palace. Don’t you know there’s a vicious beast lurking in these woods?” The girl remained silent. “Please, come inside. … Continue reading

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Urban Leopards and Wild Dogs

Having a leopard in the neighborhood may seem a terrifying prospect, but the reality is that large predator may save your life. A new study published in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment suggests that leopards in Mumbai, … Continue reading

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The Free Trader and the Corporate Line II

ONE: Dangerous Enemies Most free traders don’t need to worry about a dedicated hunter, someone who hates them to the extent of setting up an elaborate trap – and willing to take temporary losses – for the chance to make … Continue reading

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