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Completed acquiring every one of FFE's DVDs of the different iterations of Traveller.

Rummaging through my gaming materials, I found I have a copy of GURPS 3rd Ed. and a copy of GURPS Traveller, neither look very thumbed through. I likely decided to stick with my CT/Mega mashup.

Is there a good tutorial about creating characters, am unfamiliar with a point build system as GURPS appears to be.
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Yes, GURPS is point buy. GT uses templates. The template is just a mostly prebuilt character, with a listed cost, which you subtract from the base, and tweak with the leftover.
GURPS Core Rules include a decent example of how to build, but only GURPS Lite is on the CD.
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Yes, GURPS is point buy. GT uses templates. The template is just a mostly prebuilt character, with a listed cost, which you subtract from the base, and tweak with the leftover.
GURPS Core Rules include a decent example of how to build, but only GURPS Lite is on the CD.
Thank you, that gives me a direction to look.
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