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Classic Starfire Core Rules Bundle


The Classic Starfire Core Rules Package is a combination of the three main rule books: 3rd Edition Tactical Rules Revised, Imperial Starfire, and Sky Marshal #2. These books contain all of the rules for the tactical battles and scenarios and the strategic campaign game.

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Joel S January 06, 2023 5:06 am UTC
in this edition is it a 2d6 game? or 1d10?
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William H May 15, 2023 9:43 am UTC
1d10. It's 3rd ed revised tactical and 3rd ed strategic (Imperial).

If you want the 1d6, you need first edition or second edition. Both of which are available in PDF.
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Marvin L August 05, 2018 1:11 am UTC
The Classic Core Rules Pack has been updated to include the new Imperial Starfire update with the following change:

* has been updated to include "Option B", which had accidentally been sacrificed as cannon fodder in a planetary invasion just before the rulebook was republished.
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Philip W December 25, 2017 8:30 am UTC
Does this package contain everything you need to play the game, assuming one prints out the necessary pieces, or is it just the rules only (i.e. not playable by itself and requires ownership if the actual board game)?
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Zachary K January 03, 2018 5:48 pm UTC
It's almost everything, the hex map required is generic and easily obtained from any number of places. You'll probably miss counters, but those are easy to improvise. If you get hex maps of appropriate size and some kind of ship counters, you're golden.
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Marvin L June 01, 2018 7:28 am UTC
These are just the rules, but we do have physical counters available for sale on our website at Until we can make new hex maps available again, you can use any hex map and there are some Chessex or other hex maps available through Amazon that work great.
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MIchael B August 11, 2019 10:55 pm UTC
Amarillo Design Bureau sells and inexpensive hex map that was the original inspiration for the Starfire maps.
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Jeffrey V May 01, 2020 4:09 am UTC
You can actually still buy "generic" counter sets from the Starfire Design Group. Do a google on that name and it'll take you to their webpage and then click on store and scroll down towards the bottom to find them. Unfortunately, they appear to be out of maps...
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This title was added to our catalog on September 15, 2017.
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