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The Cloudskimmer, a YU-410 transport
Deck plans for the Cloudskimmer

The Cloudskimmer is a freighter owned by Binary Transports, Inc., a transport company that operates out of Jolus on Zebulon Beta in the Vargis Tau System. The ship is named in honor of the late Korinth Cloudskimmer. Korinth was the only ally Binary Transports could find when they confronted the Pirates of Zebulon. Though the pirates were finally defeated, Korinth died in the process. In honor of that bravery Binary Transports did several things, including naming their next ship after their lost ally.

The ship is crewed by two of the unlikely heroes of the battle against the pirates, Tango and Whiskey


Cloudskimmer YU-410 Light Freighter
Colossal Space Transport
Init: -9; Senses: Perception: +0
Defenses: Ref 13 (Flat-footed 12), Fort 26, +12 Armor
HP: 120, DR: 15, SR: 20, Threshold: 76
Speed: Fly 12 squares (max. velocity 800 km/h), fly 2 squares (starship scale)
Ranged: Double laser cannon (x2) Atk: +2 (-3 autofire), Dmg: 5d10×2
Fighting Space: 12 x 12 or 1 Square (starship scale); Cover: Total
Base Attack: +0, Grp: +36
Atk Options: autofire (double laser cannons)
Abilities: Str 42, Dex 12, Con –, Int 14
Skills: Initiative -9, Mechanics +0, Perception +0, Pilot -9, Use Computer +0
Crew: 4 (normal); Passengers: 12
Cargo: 250 tons; Consumables: 2 months Carried Craft: None
Hyperdrive: x2 (Backup x12), Hotwire 2000 Navicomputer
Availability: Licensed; Cost: 30,000


  • Zulen Tek upgrades: Zulen has engineered several of the ship's systems to maximize the ship's performance (+2 DEX; included in the stat block).
  • Personalized Controls: The controls have been modified by Tango to better suit his piloting skills (grants Tango a +1 to piloting rolls).
  • Hotwire 2000 Navicomputer: BT has mounted an prototype navicomputer built by Galactic Navidesigns into the ‘’Cloudskimmer’’ (grants +2 to hyperspace "hot jumps").