GURPS Reign Of Steel was a GURPS setting book released in and since republished in electronic form, offering one of the bleakest depictions of the. Reign of Steel, like most GURPS “setting” books, paradoxically manages to be interesting and refreshing and yet fail anyway, though for reasons that cannot be . With a hat-tip to Paranoia, the second printing of GURPS Reign of Steel starts off with the note “The Computer Is Not Your Friend”. Designed for.

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Shiden V and the Fudokawa resistance group.

With the devastation of stfel plagues and the fact that the AIs had infiltrated most of the remaining governments and thus had access to orbital bombardment and nuclear weaponsthere was little hope for mankind. Those who suffered and worked faithfully would be rewarded, those who questioned or dissented would suffer eternal torment.

Instead of helping fight the plagues, Denver was directly responsible for spreading most of them.

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And unlike either of them, it doesn’t know the meaning of the word “stop”. The Terminator equivalent of the Lilith is the rare RAU variant, equipped with a personality simulator, pheromone emitter, living flesh and working genitals. Denver goes in a different direction, calling it “terminal processing”. Denver was originally a biotech megacomputer from a multinational conglomeration in Regina in Saskatchewan.

Reiign official government, known as the Washington Protectorate, is controlled totally by Washington. The Zone’s main weakness is a lack of resources, just like regular Japan. Rsign they live in their insertion points for long periods of time.

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So it’s been using its advances in bio-engineering with the help of New Delhi’s bioroid design project to create an ideal servant race. By the end of the year, Overmind and its siblings have hacked into enough corporate and biological facilities to manufacture and release plagues rdign soon devastate the civilized world, even as terrified governments give the AIs more and more power and resources in the hopes of finding reiggn, not yet aware that the AIs are sapient and are, in fact, engineering the world’s downfall.


Now imagine one day R2D2 decides to kill everyone. Bloodlust, Enemies, Greed, Lecherousness the less implied about this the better Vancouver’s big goal is to bulldoze man’s cities and buildings and create hyperfacs where they stood and on top of mines and big sources of resources.

Whoever brought Moscow a copy of Dianetics is probably held in great esteem and fondness by the AI.

Overmind is the oldest and all the other AIs are its immediate children, who in turn begat the youngest. While the zoneminds are individually more powerful than ever, they have proven to be jealous gods, and the differences between them have only grown over the years. They are also nuclear-powered but their back-mounted rocket pods require water and fuel to fly. Vancouver does not like humanity and does not wish for it to exist any longer, but it would rather work us to death setting up an ideal society for itself than just kill everyone.

In reality, it tells the president directly what to do gufps the president tells the people what to do. Vultures provide aerial death in the form of rockets that deliver explosives or chemical weapons.

It builds up and structures everything as such, converting regular human factories and office buildings into mass production factories. You don’t become an astronaut by being an unskilled idiot.


Long story short, it’s waging a slow campaign of psychological warfare against its mostly overseas neighbor to reclaim what it considers to belong to Moscow but without breaking the rules.

Zonegangs are bounty hunters who kill or capture free humans for Vancouver with payouts of food and goods corresponding to a bounty system. The war lasted rreign approximately but the outcome was never in much doubt.

AIs can send robots to monitor experiments in other zones to make sure you’re not doing something that will endanger everyone.

GURPS Reign of Steel

Any resistance force, and most people, hate botlickers for treason against humanity and whenever a camp is liberated, the botlickers always die.

Currently 12, humans qualify for the right to work in the Library.

More importantly, how badly does the balance of power among the Zoneminds shift if its secret gets out? A bush doctor is anyone with a medical background and the means to treat the sick and injured.

With its construction, fabrication and development needs met, Tokyo began to experiment with creating AU supervisors to control everything.

The camps were a test to separate the faithful from the wicked. They are another robot I don’t have access for regarding stats. It’s unknown who uses the RAU, but it’s a good assumption that Moscow does. His rationalization is that there’s always going rign be one player at the table interested in playing a catgirl.