Planejammer Campaign Setting
Ship: The Cranky Pseudodragon
Katana Class Assault Fighter
Assault Fighter (PL 7)
The assault fighter is similar to the PL 6 fighter, but with superior engines, armaments, and defenses at the cost of less cargo capacity.
Type: Ultralight Size: Gargantuan (–4 size)
Subtype: Assault fighter Tactical Speed: 4,000 ft. (8 sq.)
Defense: 19 Length: 32 feet
Flat-footed Defense: 13 Weight: 36,000 lb.
Autopilot Defense: 6 Targeting System Bonus: 3 Restriction: Military (3 ranged (18d8)
Attack of Opportunity: None
Standard PL 7 Design Specs:
Engines: Induction engine, thrusters
Defense Systems: Autopilot system, improved damage control (2d10), stealth screen
Sensors: Class V sensor array, improved targeting system
Communications: Mass transceiver, radio transceiver
Weapons: 2 fire-linked particle beams (range incr. 4,000 ft.), 1 plasma missile launcher (8 missiles; range incr. 5,000 ft.)
Grappling Systems: None
Katana-Class Template (PL 8)
The Katana-class template can be applied to any ultralight fighter or assault fighter. The starship’s design specs should be adjusted as follows.
Hit Dice: Increase by +1d20.
Engine Upgrade: Inertial flux engine, thrusters (tactical speed +1,500 feet).
Armor Upgrade: Ablative (hardness 40).
Defense System Upgrade: Advanced damage control (3d10), magnetic field, medium fortification (50% chance to ignore a critical hit; replaces a PL 6 or PL 7 defense system).
Sensors Upgrade: Class VII sensor array (+2 initiative), improved targeting system, Achilles targeting software (increases threat range of all weapon systems by 1).
Communications Upgrade: Drive transceiver.
Weapons Upgrade: 2 fire-linked maser cannons (18d8 damage; range incr. 6,000 ft.; replaces PL 6 o r PL 7 fire-linked weapon system).