Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Core Rulebook

Publisher: Paizo

Writer: James L. Sutter, Rob McCreary, Owen K.C. Stephens, Jason Keeley, Amanda Hamon-Kunz

Artist: Various

Release Date: 08/17/2017

SRP: $59.99

ISBN: 9781601259561

ABOUT THE BOOK:

Blast off into a galaxy of adventure with the Starfinder Roleplaying Game! Step into your powered armor and grab your magic-infused laser rifle as you investigate the mysteries of a weird universe with your bold starship crew. Will you delve for lost artifacts in the ruins of alien temples? Strap on rune-enhanced armor and a laser rifle to battle undead empires in fleets of bone ships, or defend colonists from a swarm of ravenous monsters? Maybe you'll hack into the mainframe of a god-run corporation, or search the stars for clues to the secret history of the universe or brand new planets to explore. Whether you're making first contact with new cultures on uncharted worlds or fighting to survive in the neon-lit back alleys of Absalom Station, you and your team will need all your wits, combat skill, and magic to make it through. But most of all, you'll need each other.

This massive 528-page hardcover rulebook is the essential centerpiece of the Starfinder Roleplaying Game, with rules for character creation, magic, gear, and more-everything you need to play Starfinder as either a player or Game Master! The next great adventure in science-fantasy roleplaying takes off here, and the Starfinder Core Rulebook is your ticket to a lifetime of adventure amid the stars!
Inside this book, you'll find:
  • All of the rules you need to play or run a game of Starfinder.
  • Seven character classes, from the elite soldier and stealthy operative to the physics-hacking technomancer and mind-bending mystic.
  • Character races both new and classic, from androids, insectile shirrens, ratlike ysoki, and reptilian vesk to the dwarves and elves of the distant future.
  • An in-depth exploration of the Starfinder setting, including its planets, gods, factions, and threats.
  • Hundreds of weapons, spells, technological gadgets, magic items, and other options to outfit any character.
  • Complete rules for starships, including customization and starship combat.
  • Rules and tips on using Pathfinder RPG <http://paizo.com/pathfinderrpg> content with Starfinder.

KEY SELLING POINTS:

  • Starfinder is Paizo’s second major roleplaying game, following up the phenomenal success of the game-changing Pathfinder RPG. This comprehensive hardcover rulebook is necessary to play, making it a must-purchase volume for all Starfinder players!
  • Rules developed as an extention of the popular Pathfinder RPG. If you know how to play Pathfinder, you already understand most of the core concepts of Starfinder.
  • Extensive organized play support planned throughout 2017 and beyond. 
  • Starfinder is the primary marketing focus for Paizo throughout 2016 and 2017, with ad campaigns, convention events, and more aimed at communicating launch details to roleplayers worldwide.

Format: HC, Full Color - Size: 8.5 x 11 - Pages: 528 - Ages: 16+

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