GURPS Alternate Earths 2. Available as a digital file! Written by Kenneth Hite, Craig Neumeier, and Michael S. Schiffer Edited by James L. Cambias * Cover art . List of Alternate Earths. Britannica-6 (GURPS Infinite Worlds: Britannica-6, entire book), Year: , TL: 5+2, Mana Level: none, Quantum: 6. GURPS Alternate Earths is (as you may have guessed) a GURPS sourcebook ( well, rather two books, but they’re both covered here) about Alternate History.

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Retrieved from ” https: The Smugglers’ Alterrnate to Interdimensional Trade. The “current year” is only but the world is technologically far in advance of our present day.

While vice president-elect John Nance Garner attempted to implement Roosevelt’s New Dealhe was unable to unify the country. The point of divergence which made this possible is the invention of the printing press in alrernate Abbasid Caliphate during the 9th century, which enabled the emergence of an Islamic Renaissance and consequent technological development about seven centuries ahead of real history.

Far and away, the single best bibliography of alternate histories is Uchronia. Oregon Country has been used for decades a dumping ground for earrhs of all sorts including Jeremy BenthamEric Blair and survivors of the ” Lincoln – Lee ” rebellion of Why settle for only one world?

In the nuclear obliteration of London by parties unknown decapitated the AFE and kicked off a decade of civil war that killed more than half the world’s population mostly through unrestricted biowarfare. Sean Punch pages. The “current year” in Centrum isand much of Centrum’s efforts focus on resisting the influences of “Secundus” the “Homeline” parallel which the Infinity Altrrnate calls home over the parallels Centrum itself can reach and manipulate.

The character of Aeolus is of a world with near-modern technology the “current year” is in which political thought is many years behind its course of development in our world. The “current year” in Reich-5 is A handy guide to conquering your own parallel Earth.


Without Vanderbilt’s opposition to his regime in this timeline, Walker was able to conquer Cuba and make his Nicaragua the most powerful nation yurps Latin America.

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All humans living “beyond planetary atmospheres” are claimed as subjects of the corporation-dominated Rightly Guided Stellar Caliphate which did so ostensibly to preserve humanity in case the fighting on Earth became genocidal in nature. The “current year” is ; Nanjing is the effective capital of the world, the vassal realm of Datsin controls Europe from Poland to the Pyreneessouthern Africa is a de facto independent nation and a cosmopolitan outpost of Chinese culture on the edge of relatively unexplored central Africa, and the Americas are increasingly being populated with Asian rather than native subjects of the Empire.

Sean Punch pages. Shikaku-Mon can be said to partake of its own brand of cyberpunk themes.

GURPS Alternate Earths II – Wikipedia

Calculus was devised in the early 11th century, oil-powered steamships were first built in the midth century, and man first walked on the moon in This caused the nascent Roman Empire to fly apart in the 1st century CE, and the successor states were still squabbling a millennium later a,ternate the hordes of the Mongol Empire arrived.

Read the Designer’s Notes for free on Pyramid! The “current year” in Dixie iswith the world dominated by the U. Maybe an infinite number.

The eventual reunion of the Church of England with the Church of Rome in drove British Protestants to North America en masse ; a series of succession crises and wars throughout the 19th century left 20th century Europe discontented and dissatisfied. During the American Civil WarWalker’s ships ran the Union blockade and ensured that Southern troops were well-supplied, leading to their victory over Northern forces and the independence of the Confederate States of America.

Complete histories, including timelines, for each alternate Earth.

An infinity of Earths is waiting for you! The kings of France became the Holy Roman Emperors, but their dominance in Christian Europe came to an end when Emperor Louis II attacked what he believed to be a weakly garrisoned Iberian province but could not sustain the war economically; a similar fate befell England after its ships raided a Mexican silver shipment.


The appeal of Gernsback as a setting is less in its alternative history than in its alternative science and retro-futuristic style; its technological development followed a completely different path in the 20th century than did our world flying cars are ubiquitous, but the transistor has yet to be developed.

GURPS Alternate Earths

Yes, if you buy from one of these links, Amazon pays a percentage to SJ Games! In turn, the United States allied themselves with Germany and took most of Canada from the Confederacy’s British supporters while the Confederates absorbed Mexico and most of Central America. The American colonies are pinned between the Atlantic and treaty boundaries set by Britain to protect the Native American peoples of the interior. In our history the pair were friends, but Tesla died penniless; in Gernsback, their marriage stabilized Tesla, whose inventions went on to revolutionize the world, especially his perfection of a technique for broadcasting electrical power wirelessly.

GURPS Alternate Earths – Wikipedia

The American Commonwealth, a near-theocratic Protestant nation governed by a Lord Protector appointed for life, is smaller, of a size with Nouvelle France, the sole remaining colonial possession in North America. Privacy Policy Contact Us. Take to the skies to defend democracy in Bourbon Europe.

German and American influence was crucial to the success of the League of Nations in Gernsback; when atomic power was developed in the late s, its World Science Council was placed in charge of nuclear research. Unfortunately, imperial control is beginning to break down and many fear earth Emperor has lost the Mandate of Heaven.