Written by Carolyn Stein and Stephen Kenneth Stein Edited by Nikola Vrtis
GURPS Line Editor: Sean Punch
50 pages. PDF.
Stock number 37-1733
You Can't Spell "Water" Without "War"!
Adventure on seas and rivers just got more real – and more dangerous. GURPS Vehicles: War Galleys is a gamer's guide to oared warships, from the early Greek biremes and triremes through powerful vessels of the 16th century A.D. – with GURPS vehicles stats for over 30 watercraft! Discover naval tactics, with expanded ramming rules and hit locations specific for large oared ships. Get information about life for crews from two eras, including GURPS stats for dozens of crew members and campaign-ready NPCs.
Make these craft come alive at the gaming table, with deck plans for a trireme and a great galley, in both labeled and handout-style versions, plus tips for how to adjust them for different kinds of ships. You'll also learn about galleys from all over the world; a useful timeline of war-galley developments and a bibliography are included. Make waves in your historical game with War Galleys!