Guide to the Technocracy (Mage: The Ascension)
Brian Campbell, Scott Taylor, Phil Brucato, Steve Long, Tom deMayo
Embracing technological know-how for All Mankind
We are the best clinical minds of the realm. We impression each element of human society. We safeguard the Earth from the extraterrestrial beings with out and the deviants inside of. via order, technological know-how and expertise, our conventions form the process the furure and catalog the wonders of the cosmos. we're there each time an individual makes use of a device. We create the developments that shield and luxury humanity. we elect how day after today improves past this present day. when you are able to form the realm and prepared to sacrifice your self for humanity, you'll be one in all us.
One global, One Union
All the data had to run a Technocracy - established Chronicle: Technocracy characters, new talents, units and methods, Technocratic association and extra. discover the defenses of Technocratic bases, their corridors of political energy and their hopes for the long run. notice how they take care of supernatural threats and what wonders they discover. examine the Union's ideals and targets, and the way it plans to empower all of humanity.
(Storyteller's word: Jury-Rig is a ability, now not a Sphere; a personality shouldn't be capable of use it to accomplish a few evidently most unlikely feat of engineering.) Oh, and do be cautious. The Union frowns on twisting reality's free ends too freely. • beginner: Basement tinkerer. •• Practiced: Mr. Fixit. • •• efficient: box gadget-master. • • • • specialist: MacGuyver. • • • • • grasp: Tony Stark in mirrorshades. Possessed by means of: box Ops, Cyborgs, HIT Marks, Mad Scientists, Renegade Technomancers, Q.
Enhancement). The Flaw bonus depend upon how often (and how badly) issues pass screwy: • You endure consistent discomfort, disorientation or starvation: issues. • You endure sufficient soreness to impact your functionality (subtract one from all cube swimming pools) until you are taking medicine or different measures: 3 issues. • Your improvements fail you in case you desire them. (They pass offline in case you botch a roll, they usually has to be repaired through a biotechnician character): 4 issues. • Your improvements fail.
bankruptcy One: Indoctrination 25 who use their services to command or keep an eye on those that do not own an analogous wisdom. For a few, technological supremacy implies ethical superiority. know-how supplies strength, yet there is consistently an opportunity to misuse it. All rhetoric apart, no longer everybody who works to alter the area acts within the pursuits of idealism, specifically while strength and privilege lie ripe for the taking. while justified by means of the Enlightened Scientists of the Technocratic Union, technocracy is,.
Contingency often contains "tagging" the Primal strength of a specific node (see the right approach in bankruptcy Eight), in order that all mages coming in touch with the world should be tracked later. — Contingency 4 contains abduction and attainable processing. as soon as sufficient details has been accumulated, the manager can justify changing, amending, inculcating or processing the mage. Strap him down in Room a hundred and one, interrogate him, inform him of his crimes and then... fix... him. the knowledge.
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