Wargames 1: Superhuman Threats of the Cold War Digital Price:
Charles Phipps and Mike Lafferty Cover:
Darren Calvert (Freedom's Most Wanted, Hero High, Instant Superheroes) Dan Houser, Darren Bulmer, JaSKU:
RPOMM08Tags: Publisher: Vigilance Press
; Game Lines: World Metahuman
; Systems: M&M Superlink
; Genre: Superhero
; Product Type: Adventure
; Media Type: PDF
Wargames reimagines the Iron Age as a
time when the flag heroes of the NATO Alliance faced down their
spandex-clad Soviet opposite numbers across the Berlin Wall and engaged
in a shadow war of a super-powered covert adventures.
You might ask: Why a book about superheroes
in the Cold War?
Because, when you really think about
it, wouldn't Red Dawn have been a whole lot cooler if Captain
America were in it?
If you answered that question in the
affirmative, then this book is for you.
This pdf provides:
A detailed timeline of the Cold War in
a super-powered comic book universe and detailed write-ups and stats
of over 15 metahuman threats from both sides of the Iron Curtain ready
for use in your M&M Superlink campaign, including:
- Battle Czar -- Can even
the most powerful being on Earth restore Lenin's true vision of Communism?
- General Venom -- Formerly
the leading patriotic hero in the US, General Venom has gone renegade
and sworn to topple the corrupt US government...
- Majestic-12 -- Shape-changing
alien in service to the CIA, Majestic 12 uses the persona of a humble,
naïve but wise "stranger in a strange land" to hide his true
sociopathic nature as he hunts down Eastern Bloc mutants...
- EmergCon -- An advanced AI
designed to take control of US military resources in case senior leadership
was killed by a nuclear first strike, EmergCon has decided that détente
is illogical and its time to take matters into its own hands...
- The Glorious Worker's Righteous
Fury -- the super team of Communist China has seen action against US
forces in the Taiwan Strait and Korea, against Warsaw Pact forces in
the border conflict with the Soviet Union and with super-powered rebels
in Tibet. But their hardest trials have been from their homeland's own
- Sovi-Ape -- The simian Soviet
super-soldier grew disillusioned with Communism and defected to America,
but after finding the Land of the Free anything but welcoming, he decides
to start his own post-human revolution...
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