Droid

Creating a Droid

Droid Traits:

  • Non constitution
  • can increase 2 their ability scores by +1 at every 4 levels
  • ability scores are determined by degree and size (see below)
  • Non 4th degree droids cannot intentionally harm sentient living beings or knowing allow one to be harmed.
  • must follow orders of their rightful owners as long as not in violation of above trait
  • Vulnerable to Ion damage
  • Does not eat, sleep, or breath, but must shut down and recharge for 1 hour after every 100 hours of operation (DC 1 + 1/extra hour) to resist shutting down or -1 condition.
  • Can retrain skills, feats, and talents with use computer (-5 check on self)
  • Memory wipe sends droid back to level 1
  • Immune to poison, disease, radiation, noncorrosive atmospheric hazards, vacuum, mind-affecting effects, stunning, any other other organic-affecting effects.
  • cannot gain force sensitivity feat or learn force powers
  • Apply strength mod to fort.
  • don’t die, but can be disabled or destroyed
    • if disabled cannot be reactivated until repair
  • Destroyed droids (being hit by more than threshold that also reduces droid to 0 or fewer HP) cannot be repaired or salvaged
  • can only gain HP through mechanics skill
  • can be shut down
    • std action
    • effectively unconscious
    • Unwilling: successful grab (pg 152), Mechanics vs (droid’s)Will
      • cannot do so if access is locked
        *cannot use untrained skills except: Acrobitics, Climb, Jump, and Perception
    • unless has heuristic processor
  • Can change characteristics by installing or replacing existing systems.
  • Automatic languages: Binary + 1 more (basic)

Option 1, Custom droid:

  1. Determine ability scores as normal
  2. Determine Degree
    • 1st (Medical Scientific): +2 int, +2 wis, -2 str
    • 2nd (astromech, technical): +2 int, -2 cha
    • 3rd (protocol, service): +2 Wis, +2 Cha, -2 str
    • 4th (combat, security): +2 Dex, -2 Int, -2 Cha
    • 5th (labor, utility): +4 str, -4 str, -4 cha
  3. Chose size
    • medium: walking
    • small: tracked locomotion
      • additional +2 Dex, -2 str
  4. Pick class and level
  5. Spend up to 1,000 credits on additional systems, appendages, and accessories. Do not keep the rest.
  6. gain appropriate starting credits from class

Option 2 Standard Droid Model:

  1. choose one of the models on page 187 in core rule book.
  2. You may modify the following
    • Size (Medium or Small)
    • Class and level
      • no more than 3 levels in non-heroic class or 1 level in heroic
      • can add one level in class of choice at a cost of 1500 credits (Cost factor)
  3. begin play with min number of xp necessary (including nonheroic levels)
  4. final cost (cost factor) cannot exceed more than 5000 credits, cannot keep unspent credits

Option 3, Using a Stock Droid Chassis:

Astromech Droid Chassis

  • +2 int, -2 Cha, no con score
    • Small size, +1 size bonus to Ref, +5 size bonus to Stealth
    • Lifts and carries ¾ of normal
    • spd 6 (wheeled), spd 4 (locomotion)
    • droid immunities and traits
    • bonus trained skill of mechanics
    • If Mechanics or Use Computer is trained, can chose skill focus (mechanics), or skill focus (Use Computer)
    • Automatically understand Basic, knows Binary
  • Battle Droid Chassis
    • +2 Dex, -2 Int, no con score
    • Medium size
    • 6 sqrs (walking)
    • droid immunities and traits
    • Bonus Eq: Walking locomotion, plasteel shell (+2 Armor), Basic Processor, Internal comlink, locked access, 2h appendages, and vocabulator
    • Can select 1 Armor proficiency AND 1 wpn proficiency, must meet prerequisite.
    • knows basic and binary
  • Labor Droid Chassis
    • +2 str, -2 int, no con
    • Medium size
    • Spd 6 ( walking)
    • droid immunities and traits
    • Bonus Equipment:Walking locomotion, durasteel shell (+4), basic processor, 2-claw appendages, vocabulator.
    • Can reroll any str check or str-based skill and use either result
    • Knows basic and binary
  • Mechanic Droid Chassis
    • +2 int, -2 cha, no con
    • Medium size
    • spd 6 (either walking, tracked, or wheeled)
    • all droid immunities and traits
    • Mechanics as bonus trained skill
    • Can reroll any mechanics check
    • knows basic and binary
  • Medical Droid Chassis Traits
    • +2 Int, -2 Str, no con
    • Medium
    • spd 6 (walking)
    • Droid traits and immunities
    • bonus eq: Walking, Heuristic processor, 2 hand appendages, 1 tool appendage, vocabulator, and impr sensor package
    • Bonus trained skill in treat injury
    • If treat Injury or Knowledge(life sciences) is trained, can chose skill focus (Treat Injury), or skill focus (knowledge(life sciences)) as free feat.
    • Knows basic and binary
  • Probe Droid Chassis
    • +2 wis, -2 Cha, No Con
    • Medium
    • Speed: 6 sqrs (hovering)
    • All droid traits and immunities
    • Bonus Equipment: Hovering locomotion, Heuristic Processor, internal comlink, locked access, 1 hand appendage, 1 tool appendage, improved sensor package, and darkvision
    • bonus trained skill: perception
    • If treat stealth or perception is trained, can chose skill focus (stealth), or skill focus (perception) as free feat.
    • Languages: Basic (understand only), binary
  • Protocol Droid Cassis
    • +2 wis, +2 cha, -2 Dex
    • Medium
    • Speed: 6 (walking)
    • all droid traits and immunities
    • Bonus Equipment: Walking locomotion, basic processor, 2h appendages, vocabulator, translator unit.
    • Bonus Trained skill: Persuasion.
    • Select 1:
      • Skill Training( Knowledge(bureaucracy))
      • Skill Training( Knowledge(galactic lore))
      • Skill Training( Knowledge(social sciences))
    • Languages: Basic and binary
  • Service Droid Chassis
    • +2 cha, -2 str, no con
    • Medium
    • speed: 6 (walking)
    • All droid traits and immunities
    • Bonus Equipment: Walking locomotion, basic processor, 2h appendages, 2 tool mount, vocabulator
    • Select 1 :
      • Skill Training(Perception)
      • Skill Training(Knowledge(bureaucracy))
      • Skill Training(Knowledge(Galactic Lore))
    • Languages: Basic and Binary

Droid

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