Still in pre-Game, setting up for this to run in Late August. Generating a character using the lifepath system is recommended, but for those who want to just get started, INSTANT BOOK, I have some interesting suggested, pre-approved Traveller Pre-Generated characters, tied into the Aurin Cluster ™ Campaign Setting, ready to go: Initiate Syka Arish - Esper Clairvoyant, from an artic colony world. Identified by testing at a young age with Esper potential. Suffers from persistent and
terrifying nightmares, from a past encounter on an exotic, alien world. Abeba Dogo - Orphaned at a young age in a Taxxu attack, has wandered space alone, taking odd jobs, living hand-to-mouth in slums on poor worlds, moving from port, to port, looking for whatever work she can find. Was recently working as a ship salvager, but that job ended in disaster, and she is looking for a new opportunity. Experienced Free Trader Captain Lars Johansen - Has had mixed luck throughout his career, and has been embroiled in legal trouble multiple times in the past. A series of bad deals forced him into bankruptcy, but retaining his ship. He paid out shares to his former crew, cut them loose, salvaged what he could, and is seeking a return to the star lanes, remembering the days when he was living the high life before the war forced him out of the Taranga Nebula to come to the Varala Drift Subsector. Republic Naval Commander Norishige Noguchi (Ret.) - A smart, accomplished pilot, who studied Physics, and Astrophysics, at the Republic Naval Academy, where he graduated with Honors. He has multiple enemies shadowing him, from his Naval Service, where he did not let crimes aboard ship go unpunished. Space Marine Sergeant Estelle Terson - Spent 12 years in the Republic Navy as a Space Assault Marine, multiple campaigns including a dangerous assault on an enemy Ground Fortress. Her career went as expected until a recon mission went wrong and she was stranded behind enemy lines and forced to survive multiple months in the wilderness. When she was recovered by a friendly Scout ship, she reported back to base and was ejected from the Marines, without Pension. She has spent the better part of the last 12 years as an Asteroid miner, and Deep Space Salvage Expert, carefully selecting High-Risk / High Reward gigs to build for retirement. Dr. Ted Freeman - A renowned Planetologist, and field researcher. Very fit at age 43. Recently divorced, his children are in college. He upended his life, and came to the Varala Drift, seeking adventures on the Frontier. Lately, he has been spending way too much personal time in seedy spaceport bars. Retired Senior Scout Damon King - Has Traveled to over a hundred worlds and moons during his time as a Scout Explorer, including time on the fringes of charted space, including living on Alien worlds. People who know him say that he's spent too much time out in the Deep Black, and he has obviously lost some of his humanity. Lady Angel Snape - Her reign of an unimportant world was acclaimed by all as being fair and wise. Over time, she manipulated and charmed her way through high society. Gaining many powerful allies, but also Rivals who want her dead. She cashed out the majority of her investments, disguised herself, and left leadership of her fief to her brother, so that she can travel, free of responsibility. Med Tech Tina McLaren. Trained as an Exobiology Specialist, applied to the Scout Service, and was accepted. Cross-trained in Field Medicine. She then was involved in an incident where an alien device was recovered, she advanced in her career, and was given the use of a Scout ship on detached duty, She mustered out with a pile of credits, and remains in the Scout Reserves service, where she can be called upon for duty. She is seeking steady paying work. Diplomat 3rd Secretary Mittie Adams - University Educated Linguist, Spent 4 years in the Republic Diplomatic Service, but she was bored with the piles of paperwork, and meetings. Going in a new direction, seeking edgy experiences.