Dune is the best selling science fiction/fantasy novel of all time. . Someone made a homebrew GURPS Dune splatbook which can be found. *originally intended for fanfic but cant as its not “legal”* Note: I wrote below before I realized it was not for distribution.(except bottom). This is a forum to discuss Frank Herbert’s marvelous Dune series.
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Fremen education consists not of formal schooling in specific subject areas but of a total life training.
As such, the enigmatic Tlielaxu pose a potential threat to the dne technological prohibitions of the feudal Imperium. Bene Tleilax are experts in genetic engineering, and can design a human with any physical or mental advantage or disadvantage.
Improving this manuever is useful if it is used in conjuction with the Force Shield skill see above.
GURPS Dune – how would You do it? – Steve Jackson Games Forums
Senior-rank Mentats are repeatedly warned that wavering is the first step toward the totally disabling Mentat-Freeze. B91 as the victim is pulled into the swirling sand beside the worm. Geidi Prime Planet Type: The life of the desert leaves very little time to put on weight.
Sort out the mess in the end into a new status quo. This skill is the ability to mount and direct a giant sandworm to be used for transportation across the great deserts. October Last Modified: In fact, in the white sun light of Arrakis, the pigment acts as a blue filter, increasing contrast and enhancing vision.
Addiction to Sapho, an energizing liquid extracted from Ecaz plants, is a trap to which Simulationists both in training and in the field are most gursp. They would owe a considerable Duty to the Tleilaxu or their purchaser, and could possibly have several Enemies.
They are therefore a major arm in the enforcement of Tleilaxu foreign policy.
They cannot be purchased, but must be received either as a gift, or earned in duty to the sietch. Computers above Complexity 1 are very rare; those above Complexity 4 do not exist. The addicts predicted lifespan is increased two to four times that of normal, depending sune the age at which the spice was first ingested as well as the dose.
If Processors seem innocent and accepting, Generalists appear haughty and pedantic. The more expensive version of this disadvantage is exactly as per Combat Paralasis B32 when confronting a potential combat situation without a shield. A child is trained by all members of the tribe from his earliest days until maturity. Semuta is expensive, incapacitating, and totally addictive, worth points as a disadvantage.
If the roll fails, the attribute is raised by gutps 1 for one hour, regardless of the dose, and IQ decreases gudps the number of doses taken after the hour is up.
Worth watching for what it is, and not ironically like the abortion above. The primary hypothesis was 92 to 98 percent reliable. For every melee combat skill there is also an appropriate shield-fighting manuever.
One of the most striking results of a diet high in melange is the “Eyes of Ibab,” the characteristic “blue on blue” eye color: If the roll is successful, the attribute is raised y the number of doses taken, for a number of hours equal to the amount by which the HT roll was made or one hour if HT was rolled exactly.
The hunterseeker is powered by a AA cell which lasts for 30 minutes, the console is powered by a C cell which provides enough power for 3 months of continuous use. Deprived of the body’s electrical field, the knife weakens and crumbles within a matter of hours.
Fremen Kempo, while not specifically discussed by Frank Herbert, can be derived from descriptions of Fremen history in conjunction with their daily life and activities.
FTL side effects, error effects, special notes: An Advisor will not have an IQ of less than Campaign Scope According to the books, and secondary sources, the Imperium spans several galaxies, however only a few planets are detailed. Its several biological activities include interaction with various centers of the central nervous system CNSinteraction with the immune system, and deposition within the sclera of the eyes.
The sliver is powered by a compressed suspensor field, which gives the operator the combined andvantages of speed the hunter-seeker can travel, in short bursts, at speeds in excess of kph [Move 28] and high manuverability.
The gurp and morally debilitating fecundity of the Tleilaxu, who defined everything as either tool or product, was unleashed on a nobility that had grown desensitized by time to the psychological and ethical monstrosities that necessitated the Butlerian Jihad. Sapho comes in a liquid form which will gradually stains the lips of the user a deep, permanent red. Personal Shield The most common defense in the Imperium.