I have been working on adapting West End Games Star Wars Revised and Expanded Roleplaying game, along with D6 Space and a few other D6 related materials into a Battlestar Galactica Roleplaying game.
The fan based “Star Wars Revised, Expanded, Updated” project has been very helpful in this as it’s pulled in a lot of the D6 Space and other rules into the Star Wars game already.
One of the areas that I’ve always had a little trouble with is the Space Combat for Star Wars/D6. It is fairly loosely designed and not really geared towards the use of miniatures or larger combats. I’ve started work on a few enhancements and clarifications. It’s definitely a work in progress, but I’ve got it to the point that I was able to run a test combat with a couple of Battlestar Galactica ships.
This is still a draft, I’ve used it primarily to highlight areas where I’m still unclear of the rules, or need to decide on some additional clarifications. However, I decided to post it anyway in case it might be useful to others and to pick up any suggestions people might have. I’ll be doing some additional clean up on the post later.
The combat takes place in clear space, so there are no modifiers for Terrain. Continue reading ‘D6 Space Combat Example’ »