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Oh, this is rough...

 

Scout Kayla Das 6566B5 Age 34 4 terms Service History: Attempted to enlist in Merchants. Enlistment denied. Drafted into scouts. Voluntarily reenlisted for second term. Voluntarily reenlisted for third term. Voluntarily reenlisted for fourth term. Death in service.

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On 7/13/2017 at 7:43 PM, TheAuldGrump said:

A new first for worst -

† Alice Novák 635896 Age 22 1 term Service History: Attempted to enlist in Navy. Enlistment denied. Drafted into other. Death in service.

 

Tried to join the Navy, failed.

Was drafted into a life of crime, and died....

 

The Auld Grump

The Imperium always had rather broad policies on the draft.  The Zhodani on the other hand...

I ran one game of Traveller in college.  I had way too many supplements and ended up with a very weird party.  Including one IBIS agent (Imperial secret service) and one Sorag agent (Zhodani secret service) carrying on an intraparty secret battle.

 

It was not a successful game.

 

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On 7/13/2017 at 7:43 PM, TheAuldGrump said:

A new first for worst -

† Alice Novák 635896 Age 22 1 term Service History: Attempted to enlist in Navy. Enlistment denied. Drafted into other. Death in service.

 

Tried to join the Navy, failed.

Was drafted into a life of crime, and died....

 

The Auld Grump

 

That's a pretty normal World of Darkness character background.

 

1 hour ago, PingosHusband said:

I ran one game of Traveller in college.  I had way too many supplements and ended up with a very weird party. 

 

That seems to be a recurring theme for your games.

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My most successful Traveller games was a PBEM (Yahoo Group) game that ran for a couple of years real time called The Tales of the Bray Keaven.  One of the players serialized the game into a story hour on Enworld but most of the second "tale" was lost in an Enworld crash and never recovered (as a story hour).

 

It was fun while it lasted, but after the second adventure completed, I was tired of being the GM and handed the reins off to one of the players.  Unfortunately, things petered out partway through that adventure.

 

Ron

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