Airship Daedalus RPG

Airship Daedalus RPG coverAirship Daedalus – Retro Pulp Adventure Roleplaying

From the comic book and radio stories of the A.E.G.I.S. Tales universe comes an RPG of thrilling adventure!

A past that was not our own. A dangerous future. Airship Daedalus brings all the heroic action of the classic pulps to your dining room table!

Chart a course for two-fisted excitement as a pilot, explorer, soldier, scientist, pirate, entertainer, occultist… and MORE!

Discover lost cities, befriend exotic natives, encounter ancient horrors and thwart the machinations of secret societies bent on world domination!

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DSV1200 / 136 pages, full color, 8.5×11 / ISBN 978-1523699711 


  • complete setting based on the Airship Daedalus and A.E.G.I.S. Tales comics and radio serials
  • simple, cinematic XPG system from Arrowflight, Santa’s Soldiers, RADZ, Shriek X, Mean Streets, and Red Dwarf – The Roleplaying Game
  • over 20 pulp adventure character archetypes
  • gazetteer of lost cities and civilizations
  • magic and psychic powers
  • bestiary of wild creatures and legendary horrors
  • and MUCH MORE!

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182483A.E.G.I.S. Field Manual

The official AEGIS Field Manual is a guide for Airship Daedalus players and GMs who want just a bit more pulpy crunch in their campaigns.  From special skills and training to new gear, mystical artifacts, mission briefings and more NPCs than you can shake an XG-7 gas gun at!


  • Special training and placement in one of 7 AEGIS divisions and 22 specialist career tracks (including 5 brand new skills)
  • 82 fully statted AEGIS field contacts from all over the world
  • 20 new specialized items, 11 vehicles, 13 pieces of special-issue arms and armor
  • 30 legendary artifacts, from the Ark of the Covenant to the Wishing Cup of Tutankhamun
  • Primer on codes & ciphers
  • 6 mission briefings with a dozen fully-statted NPCs & creatures

DSV1201 / 80 pages, full color, 5.5×8.5 / ISBN 978-1533107022

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This free supplement allows players and GMs to add mechanical characters into their Airship Daedalus pulp adventure campaigns!

Includes a short primer on mechanical characters in pulp settings, their advantages and weaknesses, and construction rules for three basic types of mechanicals:

  • Robot – The most basic mechanical character, extremely specialized.
  • Android – Advanced mechanical character approximating a human form.
  • Construct – Golems and other servitors imbued with “life” through science or magic.

Complete with Lifeline tables for character generation and a special table for encounters with Electromagnetic Fields!

DSV1202 / 10 pages, full color

Free full color PDF

Valley of the Mist

Based on the short story “Ukungu”, Valley of the Mist is a guide to the remote region deep in the Congo Valley, where diamonds are plentiful and dinosaurs still roam free. It is for Airship Daedalus players and GMs who need a “lost world” setting for their campaign. It’s packed with everything needed to get exploring!


  • History and backstory of the region to whet the players’ appetites
  • 2 full color 11×17 maps of the valley (1 ancient, one 1920s modern) – full rez map files are included in addition to being presented in the book
  • 12 fully statted NPCs
  • AEGIS encampment, 2 Silver Star encampments, diamond mine and typical Ape-Men enclave, maps included
  • Special rules for dinosaur mounts
  • 4 mission briefings

DSV1204 / 36 pages, full color / 978-0-9981989-1-0

PDF includes full color screen version, printer-friendly (no backgrounds) version, plus print resolution files for all maps.

Order the softcover print edition and receive the download for free.