Monday, August 31, 2015

ParaMilitary: Reichsraptor for the Cypher System

A recursion where WWII is still being fought in 1946.  Where Little Boy never reached Hiroshima and the U.S.A. didn't dare drop Fat Man.  Where the Nazi project known Die Glocke was a phylactery for Hitler and his "death" in the Reich Chancellery merely an apotheosis. Where Shaver's derro have joined the Axis powers. Where the greatest generation has to first accept the paranormal is real, before they can even begin to fight it...

France 1946

Agents of Project: Crystal Ball have reported facing a new type of Nazi soldiers, known as uberfalkoniers, who are commanding highly trained dinosaurs on the field of battle.  Obviously, this was surprising to the agents because they firmly believed dinosaurs were extinct.  

Mystics working for Crystal Ball have discerned that the Reich's program is in it's infancy and hope to sabotage it quickly.  Additionally, there are ongoing concerns on how the Reich acquired these monstrosities.

They guard enemy strongholds, telepathically communicating with their handlers and learning each and every one of humankind's weaknesses...


Motive: Serve the Fuhrer
Environment: France
Health: 12
Damage Inflicted: 4
Armor: 1
Movement: Short
Modifications: Perception 5, Problem Solving 5
Combat: When a reichsraptor bites its prey, the victim takes damage and must make a Might defense roll. On a failure, the reichsraptor holds the victim in place with its jaws while it slices him to ribbons with its terrible claws, automatically inflicting 6 points of damage each round in which he fails a Might-based task to break free (not attempting to break free counts as a failed attempt). For a human-sized or smaller victim held in the jaws, the difficulty of all other tasks is increased by two steps. 

Handler: A level 3 minion.
Use: A squads of 'raptors are used as guards at important Nazi sites.

Loot: A dead reichsraptor has a 50% of 1 cypher.

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