The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Tales from the Yawning Portal
Arcana Unearthed
Mythic Game Master Emulator
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Black Crusade Core Rulebook
The God that Crawls
Urban Shadows
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Vow of Honor
Camp Myth
How to Game Master like a F****** Boss
Lord of the Rings
B2: The Keep on the Borderlands
On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Dark Dungeons
Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Core Rulebook
Hoard of the Dragon Queen
The End of the World: Zombie Apocalypse
Curse of Strahd
Adventures in Middle-earth Player's Guide
Adventures for 5th Edition Rules A3: Wicked Cauldron
DCC #095: Moon-Slaves of the Cannibal Kingdom
Dungeon Masters Guide (AD&D 1e)
Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay
Dread
Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game
James Bond 007
S1: Tomb of Horrors
Dungeons & Dragons (Woodgrain Box & White Box Sets)
Mage: The Ascension (2nd Edition)
Cyberpunk 2020
Sweet Agatha
Titan: The Fighting Fantasy World
The Star Wars Roleplaying Game (Second Edition)
Statecraft
Weird West Roleplaying Game Basic Rulebook
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Beginner Box
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
The Quiet Year
Call of Cthulhu 7th Edition Quick-Start Rules
Synanthropes Lite
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 5e)
Cheat Your Own Adventure
Blades in the Dark
Teach Me How to Demon
Mouse Guard Roleplaying Game Boxed Set (Second Edition)
Ten Candles
Volo's Guide to Monsters
Pathfinder #115: Trail of the Hunted
No Horizon
Information
RPG
Genre
Setting
Series Code
 
Category
Mechanic
Designer
Artist
Production Staff
Publisher
Year Published
2014
Primary Name
Metamorphosis Alpha Deluxe Collector's Edition
Alternate Names
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 169990
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
Softcover Version
Publisher: Goodman Games
Year: 2016
Soft Cover
Product Code: GMG4395
122 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
Kickstarter Boxed Edition
Publisher: Goodman Games
Year: 2014
Box Set
Product Code: GMG4391
136 pages
Size: 10.75 x 14.25 inches
3.38 pounds
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

From the hardcover book’s back cover:

The tiny speck of the first colonization starship moved sluggishly through the cold depths of space. There was much mankind didn’t know about the stars, and one of those mysterious effects slashed into the starship Warden 300 years ago. Now the ship drifted through the darkness, lost and in trouble. While many intelligences move about its decks, none of them work to help the starship find its way.

Generations later, you are a native on the starship Warden. As a true human, mutant, or robot, you fight to survive, unaware that the radiation-saturated world around you is in fact a starship, one of mankind’s greatest achievements. Can you uncover the secrets of the starship Warden and steer it back on course, or will you simply try to live another day?

The very first sci-fi RPG returns in a deluxe oversized hardcover featuring the original 1976 rules plus loads of extras and new material!

This compilation contains the original 1976 edition of Metamorphosis Alpha, plus introductions and historical commentary, new monsters and NPCs, campaign advice, contemporaneous supporting articles from The Dragon, Dungeoneer, and Space Gamer magazines, and a new adventure module by creator James M. Ward.

This edition also features the very first publication ever of Mr. Ward’s original playtest notes for the 1976 edition of the world’s first science fiction RPG!

More Information Edit | History

File: Dire Straits is an introductory adventure for the 1st edition Metamorphosis Alpha system.
It is intended as a challenge for 4-6 player characters.
The estimated play time is 4 hours

Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Linked Items
Sort: Pg
Relationship:
Pg. 1
No Articles Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
RPG Item Rank: N/A
Num Ratings: 2
Average Rating: 9.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 715
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 3
Personal Comments: 1
Users Owning: 23
Users Wanting: 3
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.