The end of the Golden Throne
12 Vagabond Merchant traders
The business end for the pirates. These vessels tend to sit away from the combat zone and are loaded by a a number of Raiders after a successful raid. They have Macrobatteries for defense but their primary focus is to stay away from the combat zone.
Vagabond-class merchant trader
Dimensions: 2 km long, 0.4 km abeam approx.
Mass: 8 megatonnes approx.
Crew: 18000 crew, approx.
Accel: 2.1 gravities max acceleration
A common sight throughout the Calixis Sector,
Vagabonds are small, multi-purpose merchant vessels
able to transport a wide variety of cargos and even
passengers. Popular amongst poorer Chartist
captains, these ships are unassuming but
reliable, and have even been known to mount small broadsides
Speed: 4 Manoeuvrability: –5
Detection: +10 Hull Integrity: 40
Armour: 13 Turret Rating: 1
Space: 40 SP: 20
Weapon Capacity: Mars Pattern Macrocannons
Cargo Hauler: This vessel was designed for transporting goods,
and no amount of retrofitting can fully change this. This hull
comes pre-equipped with one Main Cargo Hold Component
(see page 203). The hull’s Space has already been reduced to
account for this, however, when the ship is constructed it must
be able to provide 2 Power to this Component.