The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Legacy of Dragonholt
Horror Hero: Endless Nightmares
Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Random Esoteric Creature Generator (Goodman Games Edition)
Numenera
The Gentle Ladies' Tea & Monstrosity Destroying & Quilting Circle Auxiliary
Far Gone Misadventure Game
The Tragedy of GJ 237b
Dungeons & Dragons Rules Cyclopedia
Alloy of Law
Blades in the Dark
Fluxxx: The RPG
Genesys Core Rulebook
The Savage World of Solomon Kane
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Gunslingers and Gamblers
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
Curse of Strahd
B2: The Keep on the Borderlands
Woodland Warriors
Planet Mercenary
Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana
S. Petersen's Field Guide to Lovecraftian Horrors
Volo's Guide to Monsters
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles & Other Strangeness
Player's Handbook (D&D 4e)
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 4e)
All Flesh Must Be Eaten Revised Edition
Star Frontiers
Power Behind the Throne
Dungeons & Dragons Set 1: Basic Rules
Dungeons & Dragons (Woodgrain Box & White Box Sets)
Beyond the Mountains of Madness
Forgotten Realms Campaign Set
Elric of Melniboné Companion
The Classic Dungeons & Dragons Game
JP05: House Calls
The Agency (2nd Edition)
Savage Worlds Deluxe Explorer's Edition
Random Esoteric Creature Generator (Original Edition)
Fate Core System
Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Core Rulebook
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Game Master's Kit
Monster Manual (D&D 5e)
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 5e)
Il Confessionale dei Penitenti Neri
The GameMaster's Apprentice

Continuum (2001)

Average Rating: 0.00/10
RPG Item Rank: N/A
Information
RPG
Genre
Series Code
 
Category
Mechanic
Designer
Artist
Production Staff
Publisher
Year Published
2001
Primary Name
Continuum
Alternate Names
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 184363
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
HTML Version
Publisher: (Web published)
Year: 2001
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
Size:  
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

User Summary:

Continuum was intended to be a generic/universal roleplaying game the balanced ease of play with realism. Most of the development of Continuum was done under the name Omniverse and the Continuum rules set still contains numerous references to Omniverse.

Characters in Continuum have nine Attributes (Strength, Agility, Health, Size, Reason, Will, Presence, Intuition, and Aura) than range in score from about 5 to 10. Characters also have seven "Figured Attributes" (Base Carry, Reaction, Luck, Base Melee, Base Missile, Active Dodge, HTH Damage) which are mathematically derived from their Attributes. Attribute scores are purchased in a point-buy system. Characters may also have disadvantages or advantages of various impact. Characters then select one or more skills. Skill ranks are purchased from a point pool that is derived from Reason, Will, and age.

When an opposed skill check (which includes combat) is called for, the player rolls two d6 but one is a positive result and the other is a negative result (thus, they may cancel each other). The sum, positive or negative, is added to the Skill and Attribute score of the character and the target difficulty is subtracted from this to yield a negative number (failure) or a positive number (success). Actions that take longer than a moment are called "Tasks" and use a series of skill checks to determine overall success.

Damage in combat is derived from either the characters HTH Damage plus a weapon modifier (for e.g., swords), or simply by a weapon standard damage number (for e.g., firearms). Damage is influenced by the recipient's size, so it's good to be big.

The rules also contain an extensive discussion of skills and skill resolutions, samples of things like animals and poisons, a chapter on magic and miracles, and a chapter on super powers and superheroes. Thus, as published, the game covers standard Fantasy, Superhero, and Modern genres but does not have robust support for Science Fiction.

Note the game was initially developed prior to 1991 and evolved for about ten years before being put online.

More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
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: 0
Average Rating: 0.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 59
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 0
Users Owning: 0
Users Wanting: 0
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.