It's official - the Spaceships & Starwyrms Kickstarter is coming on April 25th. We know that many of you have asked us for more details since we broke the news on Tuesday, and while we do have lots of content on the calendar for the weeks leading up to the launch, we wanted to answer some immediate questions.
The Novus Federation seeks unpopulated, unwanted worlds with primarily nitrogen rich atmospheres. Worlds that often lacked enough oxygen to support other species often become Novus colonies through the use of terraforming technology. The Domos Collective is a joint government originally built from the combined peoples of three different planets located within the same solar system … Continue reading Organizations of the Nacora Galaxy
Tumblr user creepsandcrawlers asks, "Is SnS compatible with standard DND? Are the classes balanced with it?" Yes and yes! There will be some flavor tweaks with standard dnd abilities to allow for the classes to play well in sns because of the technology involved and new skills like computers. Likewise, when transferring sns classes into … Continue reading Follower Question Answered
Tumblr user splendiferousblog asks, "How did you go about creating your own classes? I've tried to homebrew a class myself (a card based spell caster) but the class was always either under or overpowered. How did you go about balancing? And were there any concepts that had to be dropped?" I found that the first … Continue reading Follower Question Answered
Tumblr user fantrorillaz asks, "How does interplanar travel intersect with interplanetary travel? Does every planet have its own planes or does the universe each share its own planar cosmology? If you're suffocating in space would it be viable to Gate yourself to the elemental plane of air? Is there such thing as a feywild or … Continue reading Follower Question Answered
Tumblr user tomahawkbunny asks, "What is the currency conversion from gp, or is it all new? Also how compatible are the base classes in this new environment?" The exchange rate is 2 credits to 1 gold piece (2 cc = 1 gp). This is mostly used for material spell costs, though as just about everything … Continue reading Follower Question Answered
An anonymous Tumblr user asked, "How plentiful is magic in S&S?" Magic is actually very common! Half of the species of the galaxy, give or take, have cultures built up on magic rather than classical technology. Magitech, magical solutions, and intricate spellwork all play a role in the modern lives of those in S&S. You … Continue reading Follower Question Answered