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by cferry
Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: Tennesseean Tiger
Replies: 0
Views: 542

Tennesseean Tiger

"So after escaping the kidnappers you find yourselves in a suburban industrial park... Let's just make a random encounter roll here. Aaaand, you encounter..." "A tiger." "Dude, I think you're using the wrong set of random encounter tables." "No. The updated them just for 2020!" https://www.cnn.com/2...
by cferry
Mon May 18, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: Tekoi - Video Walktrough of 1980s Missile Test Range
Replies: 0
Views: 1259

Tekoi - Video Walktrough of 1980s Missile Test Range

At some point in this video you start to wonder of it's test footage for a new photo-realistic first-person shooter.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABMV4wXx6Xo
by cferry
Sat May 09, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: Robotic Dogs on Health Patrol in Singapore
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Views: 1249

Robotic Dogs on Health Patrol in Singapore

https://www.themarysue.com/robodogs-in- ... istancing/

Who had "patroling parks a a social distancing chaperone" as SPOT's first large-scale deployment?

If it follows me home, can I keep it?
by cferry
Thu May 07, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: American Mercenary Invasion of Venezuela
Replies: 1
Views: 1492

Re: American Mercenary Invasion of Venezuela

More information incoming really makes me feel like these were the modern equivalent of D&D hank-n-slash "murder-hobos". Or rather they thought they were.

https://www.thedailybeast.com/in-venezu ... anon-crazy
by cferry
Wed May 06, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: American Mercenary Invasion of Venezuela
Replies: 1
Views: 1492

American Mercenary Invasion of Venezuela

More background for your near-future Cyberpunk 2020 campaign. A soldier-of-fortune down on their luck after their buddies are captured in a botched raid in failed-state, oil-rich socialist country. https://news.google.com/articles/CAIiEGSgLCrtM81RHNZu8ul-i44qFwgEKg4IACoGCAowl6p7MN-zCTDZ4PsF?hl=en-US...
by cferry
Tue May 05, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: Ripped from the Headlines - Post-Apocalyptic States of America
Replies: 0
Views: 2109

Ripped from the Headlines - Post-Apocalyptic States of America

So do your players fight about where the borders of Panem districts are? Does your group wish the Crimson Skies setting were updated to the modern age? Well, here's the map showing all the nascent successor states already forming up ready for a post COVID-19 world. https://bigthink.com/strange-maps/...
by cferry
Tue Apr 28, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: New report on oldest, largest mammoth bone building found to date
Replies: 1
Views: 1365

Re: New report on oldest, largest mammoth bone building found to date

I'm in group that is just starting up a game based on that setting!
by cferry
Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Suppressed Transmissions
Topic: Cruise Ship Defeats Venezuelan Navy
Replies: 0
Views: 2379

Cruise Ship Defeats Venezuelan Navy

So it's very like many PCs we know to try and use a patrol boat to ram a cruise ship and intimidate the captain into putting into port. Sometimes you have the bad luck of ramming a cruise ship with a strengthened hull to allow for polar cruises. The result? In the words of the The Economist "the fir...