Friday, March 24, 2017

April Brings: CYPHER System Star Trek!

We've got something special lined up for April -- an awesome, original Star Trek adventure by Erich Doll: STAR TREK: TO A FLAME! If you're looking for an easy-to-learn Trek game, this is the one--we'll be using the Cypher System roleplaying game rules by Monte Cook Games.

This is a "Next Trek" adventure is set in the Next Generation timeline, aboard The USS Hopper, a Galaxy class starship. The three branches of Starfleet have been mapped to the three main classes in Cypher--maximizing their roleplaying potential!

Here's the mission brief:
USS Hopper, Captain's Log: Star Date 43417.1. While returning from a Terra-forming mission in a remote sector of the Alpha Quadrant, we picked up what might be a distress signal although the language was not in the Federation database and we needed a larger sample before our ship's computer could use its heuristic translation algorithm. Being the only Federation ship nearby we were pressed to investigate. We did find a ship, that again wasn't in the Federation database, but it did not respond to our hails or show any sign of a living crew. We transported a hand-picked away team onto the ship and this is their report...
6:00 pm / Saturday, April 1
Source Comics & Games

RSVP on the SNSO Google+ Community page. Click the image below:

You can also RSVP through the Contact page. And stay on this hailing frequency for more Trek-related games throughout November!

CREW WANTED:
  • BYO dice (d6, 2d10, and d20)
  • Pre-generated character templates
  • No prior experience with Cypher rules necessary

Saturday, March 4, 2017

WANTED: Players who love scifi!


Our games are always free and open to new players. We rotate game masters who typically run one-off adventures you can play in a few hours with little or no experience. 


Come join us for some far-out, sci-fi fun!

Check out the Players page for more info

Friday, February 17, 2017

FREE SPACE OPERA GAME!


We're here at Con of the North! We hope you are too! If you received a special MAD ASTRA Bag 'O Space Battles game pack go ahead and download the FREE rules and get started! They're provided through a Creative Commons license so you can edit, share and enjoy as you like--just provide attribution back to Saturday Night Space Opera.



LICENSE
The game is a bare-bones wargame, so you can edit, mash-up, and share, and play as you like. But please, for personal use only--it's not for commercial distribution. Oh, and please credit us with a link back when you do--we want to see how awesome you've made it!


Creative Commons License
MAD ASTRA by Saturday Night Space Opera is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at www.SaturdayNightSpaceOpera.com.


Sunday, February 12, 2017

MARCH is SciFi Board Game month!

We're back for a re-match of the Battle of the Board Games! Join us at the Source for another relaxing board game fun!

Come try out a variety of cool, new space games, including:

GALAXY TRUCKER AND "THE BIG EXPANSION" SET


ESCAPE THE ALIENS FROM OUTER SPACE 



STAR TREK ASCENDANCY 



STAR TREK PANIC 



FIREFLY 


BATTLE BEYOND SPACE


...or bring YOUR favorite space opera board game to try out!!

6:00 pm / Saturday, March 4
Source Comics & Games

Let us know you're coming!

Don't forget to RSVP using the Contact button above or the SNSO Google+ Community page. Click the image below: