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Good afternoon everyone! I've been reading through Snapshot and want to use it for my upcoming Traveller game. I know the rules say that it is for indoor combat, but I would like to use it for outdoor combat as well.

Does anyone have any experience using it for outdoor combat?
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Works just fine for outdoor combat... except that it's tables only go out so far. (Note that you can use the CT Bk1 combat tables just fine - with a couple tiny exceptions, they are just different presentations of the same data.)
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Thanks aramis! I was going though it in my head while I was reading it and I thought it would work, but I vaguely remember reading somewhere that there were issues.
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Thanks aramis! I was going though it in my head while I was reading it and I thought it would work, but I vaguely remember reading somewhere that there were issues.
No vehicle rules, but that's also an issue with CT in general...

... Unless you use Striker and AHL as your combat system. But that's a whole 'nother can of worms.
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