Eclipse Phase: Panopticon – Panopticon surveys three areas of the Eclipse Phase setting: Ubiquitous surveillance and sousveillance—living i. Eclipse Phase is the post-apocalyptic game of transhuman conspiracy and horror . Technology allows the re-shaping of bodies and minds, but also creates. By Rob Boyle Eclipse Phase Panopticon Vol I on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
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Game Literature and Artbook. Nice pics as well. I recognize that there are significant chunks of the text written from the POV of specific in-setting characters, but it would still be nice to see less stereotypically ‘bad and ignorant’ characterization leading to cartoon opposition.
A great way to frame the moral and ethical problems arising from transhumanity. I think that the tendency to have more uplifts is cheapening the setting.
Xander rated it it was amazing Aug 16, Good to see a little humor sneaking in. As much as this is a science fiction setting, I think it could serve perfectly well as a textbook of the sociological implications of modern surveillance, sousveillance, and the uses and consequences of each. I’m picturing a ‘standard warning symbol’ stickered on various shops doors that warn that said shop ‘provides the free service’ of destroying all surface nanitic ‘infections’ of those entering, and takes no responsibility for the simultaneous destruction of the swarms you wanted to have active.
Panopticon | Eclipse Phase
Of course, the “muppets” would perform live on eclippse in a theatre somewhere in Elysium. Select your subscriptions The Newsletter Every month, all the fun news not to be missed.
Gods, I loved Run from the Future. I can comment phwse bit on the decision to include some of the extra uplift morphs. That has been true for quite some time: You could also easily bring in some elements of Return to Book Page.
This sourcebook details the inner workings of the different types of space habitats in Eclipse Phase, provides comprehensive information on surveillance and sousveillance technologies, and explores uplifts animals raised to human-level sapience and the sociopolitical challenges they face. Books by Rob Boyle. Grondenez rated it really liked it May 05, Assaut sur l’Empire Zombicide Zombicide: Nov 20, Eric Willman rated it it was amazing. And I’d love a new cyberpunk movie to watch.
I rather liked the “Identity Monitoring” sidebar. Yes; I never had issues with the Panopticoh Information being all in one place.
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Same for the AI chapter Panopticon 2? And there has been a general push for the cetaceans to be represented, so we get the aquatic mammals. Having a little knowledge of the topic, the surveillance section was intriguing and fun reading.
Or mention of any Wolf-Uplifting plans for that matter. It’s too bad they did the same thing as with Sunward, lumping all the game info that people will need to flip to into one lump-chapter called “Game Information”. Got a question about the rules that you want to discuss? The Gargoyle, Skulker and Shaper fill those in quite well. But I must admit, the neo-pigs reminded me of something entirely different, when I read about them first: I can understand Uplifting Dogs but why not trying to uplift their intellectually superior Ancestors.
Press and Novel Specialized Press Fictions. Uplift in general is a fairly omnipresent trope in transhuman sci-fi, and if there is one thing Eclipse Phase does well, it is hitting every single sci-fi trope possible.
Can’t wait for GM approval!!!
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Send this product by e-mail. As an old cypherpunk, I was very impressed with the Surveillance chapter, best treatment of future transparency issues I’ve seen. The Christmas Selection ! Woody rated it really liked it Jun 26, The entry is a little confuseing.
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Lists with This Book. But still, we want more! My players have access to this equipment, so if they fail to plan for it, it is on them. Chris De Lasombra rated it it was amazing Mar 30, Pathfinder – Adventure Card Game. Jun 19, Frank Harris rated it ecljpse was amazing Shelves: Go forth, and post!
I can almost hear the PersonaNoctis voice speaking in the same tones of my credit card’s Fraud Detection automated system. Hell, now that i think about it i could even pull a Dirty Pair. Open Preview See a Problem?
Historical Miniatures 15mm Miniatures 28mm Miniatures. Okay, I loved the surveillance chapter. John Feil rated it really liked it Nov 25, I wonder if i can custom order one with tusks and a greenish skin tone ; It also brings to mind “long pig”