The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Hubris: A World of Visceral Adventure
Apocalypse World 2nd Edition
Volo's Guide to Monsters
Universe (2nd Edition)
Wrath of the Autarch
The Arduin Grimoire 1: The Arduin Grimoire
Clash of the Princes
13th Age
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
The Burning Wheel Codex
FAITH: A Garden in Hell – Starter set
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Early Dark Core Book
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Dungeon World Roleplaying Game
Baker Street: Roleplaying in the World of Sherlock Holmes
13th Age Bestiary
Shadows of Eldolan
Legacy: Life Among the Ruins
Maze of the Blue Medusa
7th Sea Core Rulebook
Dungeonology
20 Dungeon Starters
Player's Handbook (D&D 4e)
Star Frontiers
Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay
InSpectres
The Arduin Grimoire 2: Welcome To Skull Tower
The Arduin Grimoire 3: The Runes of Doom
Fallen Angels
Sherpa
Realm of Chaos: The Lost and the Damned
Masks of Nyarlathotep (3rd & 4th edition)
Grimtooth's Traps
Beyond the Mountains of Madness
Mythic Game Master Emulator
Hellbound: The Blood War
Curse of Cthulhu
Return to the Tomb of 5 Corners
Alone Against the Wendigo
The Alchemist's Eyrie
Sweet Agatha
Realms of Cthulhu
Arduin Trilogy
Universe (1st Edition)
FreeMarket (Limited Edition)
Apocalypse World
Convention Book: Progenitors
Raspberry Heaven
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
Information
RPG
Genre
Series Code
 
Category
Mechanic
Designer
Artist
Production Staff
Publisher
Year Published
1980
Primary Name
Space Opera
Alternate Names
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 48347
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
1982 Edition
Publisher: Fantasy Games Unlimited
Year: 1982
Box Set
Product Code: 7101
182 pages
Size: 9.12 x 11.12 inches
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
1980 Edition
Publisher: Fantasy Games Unlimited
Year: 1980
Box Set
Product Code: 7101
182 pages
Size: 9.25 x 11.15 inches
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
One-volume reprint edition
Publisher: Fantasy Games Unlimited
Soft Cover
200 pages
Size: Letter
1.06 pounds
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

Space Opera is a science-fiction role-playing game focused on space opera themed adventures. Although generic, it has an official universe first described in Space Marines.

More Information Edit | History

Table of Contents

Books

  • A 92 page Volume 1 rules book with sections on human and alien player characters, character generation, a dozen career areas, over 175 skill areas, psionic talents, equipment maintenance and repair, starship maintenance, and asteroid mining.
  • A 90 page Volume 2 rules book with sections on equipment lists and descriptions, technology levels, vehicles and aircraft, weapons, ground combat, starship design and combat, interstellar commerce, starports, planet generation, non-player characters and encounters, and aliens.

Supplementary Material

  • A double-sided blue cardstock Character Record Sheet/Novagun Targeting and Range Chart
  • A double-sided blue cardstock UFP Planet Survey Form/Starship Data Sheet
  • A double-sided blue cardstock UFP Intelligence Report Form/Novagun Action Hit Table
  • A double-sided blue cardstock UFP Contact Report Form/Novafire Success and Penetration Chart

Other Goodies

  • A half page summary of game contents
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 of 3 » 3
Pg. 24
Alternate Character Classes for Space Opera

Businessmen, bureaucrats, athletes, and rogues for Space Opera.

Edit
Pg. 26
Capsule Reviews

Federation Space (TFG), Helltank (Metagaming), Space Opera, 2nd Edition (FGU), The Spawn of Fashan (Games of

Edit
Pg. 28
Capsule Reviews Edit
Pg. 30
Des Donjons dans les étoiles

A retrospective of the sci-fi space opera style games.

Edit
Pg. 38
Devine Qui Vient Dîner Ce Soir...

The Flyingclaw, a creature for both AD&D and Space Opera.

Edit
Pg. 78
Fighting the Good Fight: Combat variations in the SPACE OPERA game

Advanced melee rules to make the Space Opera game more exciting and skillful.

Edit
Pg. 35
Games

Reviews of Traveller and Space Opera

Edit
Pg. 45
Invasion sur Crystalya 5

An adventure for Space Opera.

Edit
Pg. 38
Letters

A letter by William A. Barton includes reviews of Paranoia Press\' Traveller record sheet products, Space Opera,

Edit
Pg. 55
Lost Games Safari

The Hunt for Out-of-Print Games Worthy of a Second Look
A review of Space Opera

Edit
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: 5432
Num Ratings: 22
Average Rating: 6.17
Standard Deviation: 1.42
Num Views: 2378
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 5.0
Fans: 3
Personal Comments: 11
Users Owning: 97
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 2 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: rpg [+] sci-fi [+] sf [+] Space-Opera [+] core-rules [+] fgu [+] essen-2015 [+] [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.