Creatures

The Ancient Forest Aelfyr Wald-Elementare Werewolfs Thunderlizard Moss Troll Stone Troll Sprite God of the Forest Lizardman Wood Devil Uralter Waldelch Dreadwolf A large and savage predator, taller than a mutant when it stands on its hind legs. It has grey fur and looks a little like a wolf, but the similarities end there. The […]

Die Alten Wälder

The Ancient Forest More than ten thousand years ago the lands of Solas were almost completely covered by mighty forests. In the shade of the trees lived various peoples and beings of indescribable beauty and wildness. Long before humans began to leave the valleys of their birth far to the east, Aelfyr, trolls, unicorns, lizard […]

Uralter Waldelch

  Original Art by aaronmiller (d9bbzp) Diese seltenen Kreaturen gehören zu den mächtigsten Bewohnern der uralten Wälder von Solas. Es existieren vielleicht nicht einmal mehr als eine Handvoll von ihnen in der Welt. Die meisten von Ihnen leben im Herz der Wälder, dem verborgenen inneren Bereich des Alten Waldes im Westen. Es ist unbekannt, ob […]

Wald Elementar

Diese seltenen Kreaturen gehören zu den mächtigsten Bewohnern der uralten Wälder von Solas. Es existieren vielleicht nicht einmal mehr als eine Handvoll von ihnen in der Welt. Die meisten von Ihnen leben im Herz der Wälder, dem verborgenen inneren Bereich des Alten Waldes im Westen. Es ist unbekannt, ob sie eine Art bilden oder individuelle […]

System Designer Jovian Chronicles Companion 1st Edition

The following spreadsheet uses the system design rules from the Jovian Chronicles Companion 1st Edition. Individual values have been adjusted slightly, as the original rules did not effectively affect the modifiers for different accuracy, rate of fire, and some querks. In the column “JC Calc” you find the calculation of the costs according to original […]

The Sun

  The Sun ☉ The Sun is the star at the center of the Solar System. It is a nearly perfect sphere of hot plasma, with internal convective motion that generates a magnetic field via a dynamo process. It is by far the most important source of energy for life on Earth. Its diameter is […]

Mercury

Mercury ☿ Orbital characteristics Orbit Distance: 57,909,277 km (0,39 AU) Eccentricity: 0,205635934 Inclination: 7,00487° Orbit Period: 87,97 Earth days Mean Orbital Speed: 47.36 km/s Physical characteristics Mass: 330,104,000,000,000 billion kg (0,005 x Earth) Mean Density: 5.427 g/cm3 Surface Gravity: 3.70 m/s2 (0.38 g) Equatorial Diameter: 4,879 km Polar Diameter: 15,329 km Known Satellites: none Notable Satellites: […]

Solar System

Our Solar System The Solar System was formed approximately 4.6 billion years ago and consists of the Sun, planets, dwarf planets and other astronomical objects bound in its orbit. The formation was caused by the collapse of a giant molecular cloud, the mass at the centre collecting to form the Sun and a flat disk of […]

DP9 Games Errata

The following documents appeared over the years and tried to fix some of the many known issues with the rulebooks. I am sure there were more documents, but unfortunately some of them have been lost or I never found them. Jovian Chronicles Jovian Chronicles – Mechanical Catalog (SilCore) Errata (13.11.2004) [icon name=”file-pdf-o” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Jovian Chronicles […]

Travel Time Chart

The Jovian Chronicles rulebook has a chart to find flight durations between the planets. That table uses minimum, average (mean) and maximum distances between the planets (start point and end point of journey). The game assumes that the travelling ship is going “in a straight line” from A to B, pretty much ignoring the fact […]