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RIFTS
TECTONIC PLATES
SEA FLOOR
MULTI-GENRE ROLE-PLAYING GAME
WEAPONS
HUNDREDS
PRINT
COMBAT
UNIVERSE
MAGMATIC
LAS CAñADAS CALDERA
TABLETOP ROLE PLAYING GAME
CARBONATITES
RIFTS BOOK
RIFTS MOVIE
SHORT-LIVED COLLECTIBLE CARD GAME
CIMMERIA RIFTS
INTRACONTINENTAL RIFTS
PALLADIUM SYSTEM
RIFTS ULTIMATE
PALLADIUM BOOKS INC
OCEANIC RIFTS
RIFTS GAME
CONTINENTAL RIFTS
AUTHOR
IMPORTANT
REGIONS
BEGINNING
SPACE
TRAVEL
GAMES
WAY
COMING
BATTLE
DEDICATED
EPISCOPAL CHURCH
WIZARD
VIDEO GAME
VOLCANOES
LAVA
TECHNOLOGY
ADVANCED
CREATURES
SHIELD VOLCANO
SPREADING
CHARACTERS
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Definitions

  1. Rifts is a tabletop role-playing game taking place in the future, deriving elements from science fiction, fantasy, horror, and other genres.
  2. RIFTS is a multi-genre role-playing game that captures the elements of magic and the supernatural along with science fiction and high technology.
  3. Rifts is the story of a post-apocalyptic Earth where magic has returned as visible lines of energy called Rifts - tears in the fabric of space and time. (Web site)
  4. Rifts is a classic 15-year old pen-&-paper role - playing game from Palladium Books Inc.
  5. Rifts is a fascinating, pen and paper role-playing game that has delighted gamers for 15 years. (Web site)

Rifts

  1. The rifting took place between North America and Africa, the rift produced multiple failed rifts. (Web site)
  2. Rifts is a multi-genre role-playing game created by Kevin Siembieda in 1990 and published continuously by Palladium Books since then.
  3. Rifts? is a multi-genre role-playing game that captures the elements of magic and the supernatural along with science fiction and high technology.

Tectonic Plates

  1. Rifts are located at divergent boundaries between two tectonic plates. (Web site)

Sea Floor

  1. Rifts can occur at all elevations, from the sea floor to plateaus and mountain ranges. (Web site)

Multi-Genre Role-Playing Game

  1. Rifts ® is a multi-genre role-playing game that captures the imagination unlike any other. (Web site)
  2. Rifts® is a multi-genre role-playing game that captures the imagination unlike any other.

Weapons

  1. Thus, an average person in Rifts Earth with standard-issue armor and weapons has the effective durability and firepower of a modern tank.

Hundreds

  1. The problem is hundreds, perhaps thousands, of alien, demonic, magical and superhuman beings have used the Rifts to cross into Earth.

Print

  1. RIFTS has been in print continuously since 1983, and has been a perennial steady seller in comic book stores since that time. (Web site)

Combat

  1. Another popular theme used by humans to combat the dangers of the Rifts Earth are powered armor suits, and giant robot vehicles. (Web site)

Universe

  1. Loki can also magically create rifts between dimensions, allowing him or other objects passage from one universe to another. (Web site)

Magmatic

  1. This explains the eastward migration through time of many magmatic or volcanic arcs, batholiths, rifts, depocenters, and foldbelts. (Web site)

Las Cañadas Caldera

  1. The rifts can be seen as prominent ridges running NE and NW through the island from the Las Cañadas caldera.

Tabletop Role Playing Game

  1. A quiz about the tabletop role playing game, Rifts.

Carbonatites

  1. The databases are: the Woolley catalogs of alkaline rocks and carbonatites, the world map of rifts, and the world map of sutures. (Web site)

Rifts Book

  1. Since the Rifts Book of Magic contains all spells, we saw no reason to reprint the spells that originally appeared in this book.

Rifts Movie

  1. So far, according to the Internet Movie Database, Jerry Bruckheimer is not yet listed as working on a Rifts movie. (Web site)

Short-Lived Collectible Card Game

  1. Rifts has also spawned an obscure video game and a short-lived collectible card game.

Cimmeria Rifts

  1. A new arc approaches western N. A. A new spreading center forms as Cimmeria rifts from Gondwana and marks the opening of the Tethyian Ocean.

Intracontinental Rifts

  1. Figure 2. A: Cartoon illustrating how alkaline rocks and carbonatites (ARCs) are erupted into intracontinental rifts. (Web site)

Palladium System

  1. Rules Most RPGers have a passing familiarity with the Palladium system which Rifts uses. (Web site)

Rifts Ultimate

  1. So Rifts Ultimate gives me what I need, complete with a focus on mechanics and fiddly bits. (Web site)
  2. Of course, the major part of the setting are the BAD GUYS. In Rifts Ultimate, these baddies are the Coalition States. (Web site)

Palladium Books Inc

  1. Rifts is a classic 15-year old pen-&-paper role-playing game from Palladium Books Inc.

Oceanic Rifts

  1. Oceanic rifts are treated in the entry on mid-ocean ridges.

Rifts Game

  1. But if you're looking for a good way to spice up your Heros Unlimited or Rifts game, be sure to spend the [$$$] and add this book to your collection. (Web site)

Continental Rifts

  1. If they continue, continental rifts will eventually become oceanic rifts. (Web site)
  2. Continental rifts (which are likely to evolve into passive margins with time) contain another 30% of the world's giant oil fields. (Web site)
  3. This type of basalt is present on Earth in much greater amounts than alkali olivine basalt, which occurs along continental rifts and on oceanic islands. (Web site)

Author

  1. Buried in this section is a note by the author about how Rifts is perfectly balanced and playtested. (Web site)
  2. The Bad Rifts Project was originally posted on RPG.net and used with permission of the author. (Web site)

Important

  1. One important note about Rifts versus other game systems is scale: weaponry and combat in Rifts are far more destructive than in traditional gaming systems.

Regions

  1. The most prolific weapons on Rifts ˈ Earth, In nearly all regions, are lasers, rail guns, and miniturized rockets appropriately called Mini-Missiles.

Beginning

  1. The International Rugby Football Board (IRFB) was founded in 1886, but rifts were beginning to emerge in the code.

Space

  1. Only the Empire Trilogy takes place entirely on Kelewan, another world connected to Midkemia by magically created rifts in space.

Travel

  1. Herein the multidream is explained and travel between dreams -- whether via Rifts, Blue Dream or Grey Dream -- is detailed. (Web site)

Games

  1. Mecha also show up regularly in other games such as Rifts and Exalted, though they are not a major element of the setting.

Way

  1. First of all rifts are the only way for Elyos to get to the Asmodian leveling areas and vice-versa.

Coming

  1. The next frigate and destroyer classes were planned as tri-hull designs but they were never started before the coming of the Rifts. (Web site)

Battle

  1. The battle revealed rifts within the SK Group, whose 59 affiliated companies had total sales last year of 54 trillion won ($45 billion).
  2. Alongside hover vehicles and Powered Armor, a common vehicle used in battle in Rifts Earth is the Giant Robot.
  3. Alongside hover vehicles and Powered Armor, a common vehicle used in battle in Rifts ˈ Earth is the Giant Robot.

Dedicated

  1. Rifts: Promise of Power features over 40 hours of immersive gameplay, dedicated to staying true to the original characteristics of the game. (Web site)

Episcopal Church

  1. The Episcopal Church widened rifts and pushed the Communion closer to schism when it consecrated its first openly gay bishop in 2003.

Wizard

  1. It is not uncommon for a game of Rifts to involve a wizard battling a fleet of flying robots, nor unthinkable for an elf or dwarf to receive a bionic arm.

Video Game

  1. It is the first, and currently only adaption of the Rifts role-playing game franchise to a video game.

Volcanoes

  1. Volcanoes are also common in continental rifts, including the East African rift and the Rio Grande rift. (Web site)

Lava

  1. Lava issued from cracks (rifts) on the sides of the volcanoes, forming large lava aprons, called rift aprons by the team. (Web site)
  2. It is important to note that along these rifts, magmatic activity never stopped, as shown by the ongoing eruption of lava along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. (Web site)
  3. When the cone is eroded these rifts or lava filled fractures remain as radial near vertical dikes of volcanic rock.

Technology

  1. The world of Rifts takes place just after the golden age of mankind, where technology, augmentation and computing were at their height. (Web site)

Advanced

  1. Rail guns are highly advanced in Rifts, and are used in a way similar to machineguns in modern times.

Creatures

  1. Hordes of creatures from the far side of the portal are pouring through rifts in the local fabric of reality.
  2. Not to mention that some of the new Earth governments are just as violent and evil as the creatures from the rifts. (Web site)

Shield Volcano

  1. Mauna Loa is a shield volcano, meaning it erupts from rifts in its flanks, rather than out through a crater at the top.

Spreading

  1. With continued spreading, the offset ends of the rifts will eventually become connected by transform faults. (Web site)

Characters

  1. Scenarios and characters for Call of Cthulhu, weapons and New-Sapiens rules for Rifts.

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