North Star Heroes' Hovercraft

Characteristics

ValCharCostNotes
5Size25Length 6.35m, Width 3.17m, Height 3.17m, Volume 64m^3 Mass 3.2 ton, OCV +3, KB -5
35STR0Lift 3200.0kg; 7d6
15DEX10
15BODY0
4SPD20Phases: 3, 6, 9, 12

Movement

  • Standard Hovercraft speed: 20m / 320m (~240 mph)
  • Hyper Hovercraft speed: 1000m per phase (~780 mph)

Powers

PowersEND
_Hovercraft – Regular (240 mph): _Flight 20m, x16 Noncombat, Rapid Noncombat Movement (1/4), Full Reverse (1/4), No Turn Mode (1/4), Sideways Maneuverability full velocity (1/2) (79 Active Points); Both hands on the wheel, Requires Gestures throughout (Requires both hands; -1), Only in contact with smooth/semi-smooth horizontal surface (-1), Cannot be combined with Hyper-Hovercraft Flight (-1/2), Requires TF: Hovercraft (Skill roll; -1/2)0
_Hyper-Hovercraft (~750 mph): _Flight 1m, Rapid Noncombat Movement (1/4), MegaScale (1m = 1 km; +1), Noncombat Acceleration/Deceleration (1) (3 Active Points); Both hands on the wheel, Requires Gestures throughout (Requires both hands; -1), Only in contact with smooth/semi-smooth horizontal surface (-1), Cannot be combined with ‘regular’ Hovercraft Flight (-1/2), Requires Combat Pilot Skill Roll (Skill roll; -1/2), Cannot Move Backwards (-1/4)0
_Generator: _Endurance Reserve (60 END, 20 REC) (29 Active Points)0
_Fast Recharge Endurance Reserve: _Absorption 12 BODY (Electricity or Photonic Energy, Endurance Reserve Recovery), Increased Maximum (x2 points) (+1/4), Delayed Return Rate (points return at the rate of 5 per Minute; +1) (27 Active Points); OAF Fragile (Electrical Input Nodes or Solar Panels; -1 1/4), Side Effects (If Attack roll misses then REC capability is broken until the Hovercraft can be repaired at base; -1), Extra Time (Extra Phase, Requires two full phases of energy from character providing recharging; -3/4), Concentration (0 DCV; Character charging the hovercraft must provide full concentration while doing this; -1/2), Requires A Roll (Skill roll; Must make an attack roll vs. DCV 3; -1/2)0
_Force Shield: _Resistant Protection (5 PD/5 ED/10 Power Defense/10 Flash Defense: Hearing Group/10 Flash Defense: Sight Group) (60 Active Points); Increased Endurance Cost (x6 END; -2 1/2), IAF (Protected by Force Field (has 10 DEF + 5 Body); -1/2), Can be targeted (-5 Penalty) (-1/2), Costs Endurance (Only Costs END to Activate; -1/4)36
Sensor Array, all slots OAF Durable (-1), Costs Endurance (-1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2)
1) Radar (Radio Group), +1 to PER Roll, Increased Arc Of Perception (360 Degrees) (21 Active Points); OAF Durable (-1), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2), Costs Endurance (-1/2)2
2) _Scan that dial: _Radio Perception/Transmission (Radio Group), Rapid: x10 (13 Active Points); OAF Durable (-1), Costs Endurance (-1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2)1
3) _Connect me to ‘Ian’: _Mind Link , One Specific Mind, Unlimited range in this dimension (10 Active Points); OAF Durable (-1), Costs Endurance (-1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2)1
4) Infrared Perception (Sight Group), +2 to PER Roll (7 Active Points); OAF Durable (-1), Costs Endurance (-1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2)1
5) Nightvision, +2 to PER Roll (7 Active Points); OAF Durable (-1), Costs Endurance (-1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2)1
Life Support (Safe in Intense Cold; Safe in Intense Heat; Self-Contained Breathing) (14 Active Points); Costs Endurance (-1/2), IAF (-1/2)1

Disadvantages

Distinctive Features: Hovercraft (Not Concealable; Noticed and Recognizable; Detectable By Commonly-Used Senses)
Distinctive Features: Low grade hum as it is running (Not Concealable; Noticed and Recognizable; Detectable By Uncommonly-Used Senses)
Social Complication: People know if the Hovercraft is around then North Star Heroes are around Very Frequently, Minor
Hunted: Techno Geeks want to take it for a spin Infrequently (Less Pow; PC has a Public ID or is otherwise very easy to find; Harshly Punish)
Hunted: Major Car Companies want to steal the plans Infrequently (Mo Pow; NCI; PC has a Public ID or is otherwise very easy to find; Mildly Punish)

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