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Old 07-09-2014, 12:34 AM
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Is this "I don't know dick about CP2020" friendly?
Ayup.

I'll walk you through it.

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CP2020 is probably the best combination between realism and play-ability of any system I know of. Combat is fast and lethal and skill use is highly intuitive.
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The year is 2040, and the Earth is not alone!

You want to see the galaxy on the giant starships of United Earth Fleet! You want to join the elite of the elite, The United Earth Colonial Marine Corps!

Only The Colonial Marines stand between Earth and the BEM's! Are you good enough?!

Min age is 21.
Max age is 27.

Write a background for your PC, including birthday, country of origin, educations, hobbies, and profession. Be creative, but remember that the Marines are looking for recruits who can put the words team and work together.

These are raw recruits. Volunteers.

Criminal background checks will be done on every recruit!!

You send me the recruit for my approval, I will send you basic character mechanics for your approval.

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Hope so. I don't know dick about CP2020.
It's been a looong time since I played CP2020 but I remember it as a very easy system to pickup and not hard at all to master.

shit, just had one of those moments when I remember just how old I really am. Scuse me while I rest my eyes for a bit.
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Old 07-09-2014, 01:06 AM
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It's been a looong time since I played CP2020 but I remember it as a very easy system to pickup and not hard at all to master.
The links above make it even easier.

You have the books, but they're all available via google and pdf
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I have an interest but I'm crushed with busy-ness at the moment. When are you looking to start?
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Old 07-09-2014, 08:31 AM
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I have an interest but I'm crushed with busy-ness at the moment. When are you looking to start?
As soon as everyone has their character backgrounds in and we've completed CharGen. There will be plenty of opportunities for players to dart in and out.
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if memory serves, agricultural real estate is dirt cheap in CP so i imagine the story would have to accommodate that feature. :>
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if memory serves, agricultural real estate is dirt cheap in CP so i imagine the story would have to accommodate that feature. :>
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Old 07-09-2014, 09:26 AM
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i was referring to the fact that PCs buy the farm in CP with surprising regularity. :>
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