Adventures in Traveller tend to come from a few key themes:
- Merchant Free Traders
- The players travel the stars trading and adventuring along the way in their very own starship
- Struggle against Nature
- The players are pitted against an alien environment to survive, with or without the help of locals or others.
- People are stranded on a world, and the players are tasked with recovering them.
- The players have to recover (or steal) information or goods for someone else.
- The players have to train a local cadre, or guard an installation, or alternately assault an installation.
- Something unexplained is going on, and the players are sent to find out what it is.
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“We know that their adventures are childish. They themselves are fools. They are ready to kill or be killed over a card-game in which an opponentor they themselveswas cheating. Yet, thanks to such fellows, tragedies are possible.”
—Jean Genet (19101986)
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“I have a vast deal to say, and shall give all this morning to my pen. As to my plan of writing every evening the adventures of the day, I find it impracticable; for the diversions here are so very late, that if I begin my letters after them, I could not go to bed at all.”
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