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The following is a list of my Pathfinder (and Starfinder) RPG collection. This list also includes 3.5 OGL Compatible titles that predate the Pathfinder RPG. (For other d20 titles, see my DnD Library.)
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PATHFINDER (FIRST EDITION)
Paizo Publishing
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game
  • Advanced Class Guide [+PDF]
    • Advanced Class Guide (Pocket Edition)
  • Advanced Player's Guide [x2] [+PDF]
    • Advanced Player's Guide (Pocket Edition)
  • Advanced Race Guide [+PDF]
    • Advanced Race Guide (Pocket Edition)
  • Beginner Box [PDF]
    • Beginner Box Bash [PDF; four demo adventures: Relics, Ruins, Terrors, Tomes]
    • Beginner Box GM's Kit [PDF]
  • Bestiary [+PDF]
    • Bestiary (Pocket Edition)
  • Bestiary 2 [+PDF]
  • Bestiary 3[+PDF]
  • Bestiary 4[+PDF]
  • Bestiary 5[+PDF]
  • Bonus Bestiary [PDF]
  • Character Traits Web Enhancement [PDF]
  • Core Rulebook [x2] [+PDF]
    • Core Rulebook (Pocket Edition) [2 c.; 1 kids']
  • GameMastery Guide [+PDF]
    • GameMastery Guide (Pocket Edition)
  • GM Screen [+PDF]
  • Monster Codex [+PDF]
  • Mythic Adventures [+PDF]
  • NPC Codex [+PDF]
  • Occult Adventures [+PDF]
  • Pathfinder Unchained [+PDF]
  • Planar Adventures [PDF]
  • Player Character Folio [x2] [+PDF]
  • Strategy Guide [PDF]
  • Ultimate Campaign [+PDF]
  • Ultimate Combat [+PDF]
  • Ultimate Equipment [PDF]
    • Ultimate Equipment (Pocket Edition)
  • Ultimate Intrigue [PDF]
    • Ultimate Intrigue (Pocket Edition)
  • Ultimate Magic [+PDF]
    • Ultimate Magic (Pocket Edition)
  • Ultimate Wilderness (Pocket Edition)
  • Villain Codex [PDF]
Pathfinder Adventure Paths
  • [#19-24]: Legacy of Fire Player's Guide [PDF]
  • #37: Serpent's Skull, Part 1 of 6: Souls for Smuggler's Shiv
    • Serpent's Skull Player's Guide [PDF]
  • [#43-48]: Carrion Crown Player's Guide [PDF]
  • #58-60: Skull & Shackles, Parts 4-6 of 6
    • Skull & Shackles Player's Guide [PDF]
  • #61-66: Shattered Star, Parts 1-6 of 6 [PDFs]
    • Shattered Star Poster Map Folio [PDF]
  • [#67-72]: Reign of Winter Player's Guide [PDF]
  • #91-96: Giantslayer, Parts 1-6 of 6
    • Giantslayer Player's Guide [PDF]
  • #97-99: Hell's Rebels, Parts 1-3 of 6 [PDFs]
  • #109: Strange Aeons, Part 1 of 6: In Search of Sanity
    • Strange Aeons Player's Guide [PDF]
  • Andoran, Birthplace of Freedom [PDF]
  • Aquatic Adventures [PDF]
  • Belkzen, Hold of the Orc Hordes [PDF]
  • Cheliax, The Infernal Empire [PDF]
  • Chronicle of the Righteous
  • Distant Realms [PDF]
  • Distant Shores [PDF]
  • Distant Worlds [PDF]
  • Dragon Empires Gazetteer [PDF]
  • Druma, Profit and Prophecy [PDF]
  • The First World, Realm of the Fey [PDF]
  • Horror Realms [PDF]
  • Inner Sea Gods [PDF]
  • Inner Sea Poster Map Folio [PDF]
  • Inner Sea Races [PDF]
  • The Inner Sea World Guide [PDF]
  • Irrisen: Land of Eternal Winter [PDF]
  • Isles of the Shackles
  • Lands of Conflict [PDF]
  • Lands of the Linnorm Kings [PDF]
  • Lost Kingdoms [PDF]
  • Magnimar, City of Monuments [PDF]
  • Mythic Realms [PDF]
  • Nidal, Land of Shadows [PDF]
  • Numeria, Land of Fallen Stars [+PDF]
  • Occult Realms [PDF]
  • Osirion, Land of the Pharaohs [PDF]
  • Pathfinder Society Field Guide [PDF]
  • Planes of Power [PDF]
  • Qadira, Jewel of the East [PDF]
  • Rule of Fear [PDF]
  • Sandpoint, Light of the Lost Coast [PDF]
  • Seekers of Secrets [PDF]
  • Taldor, the First Empire [PDF]
  • Towns of the Inner Sea [PDF]
  • The Worldwound [PDF]
  • Buff Deck
  • Chase Cards
  • Chase Cards 2: Hot Pursuit
  • Condition Cards
  • Deluxe Harrow Deck
  • Rules Reference Flash Cards
  • Social Combat
Pathfinder Chronicles
  • Cities of Golarion [PDF]
  • City of Strangers [PDF]
  • Classic Monsters Revisited
  • Dark Markets--A Guide to Katapesh [PDF]
  • Gazetteer
  • The Great Beyond [+PDF]
  • Guide to Absalom [PDF]
  • Guide to Darkmoon Vale [PDF]
  • Guide to Korvosa [PDF]
  • Guide to Korvosa Poster Map [PDF]
  • Guide to the River KIngdoms [PDF]
  • Heart of the Jungle [PDF]
  • Into the Darklands [+PDF]
  • Pathfinder Combat Pad
  • Dwarves of Golarion[PDF]
  • Elves of Golarion[PDF]
  • Gnomes of Golarion[PDF]
  • Qadira, Gateway to the East
  • Sargava, the Lost Colony [PDF]
  • Taldor, Echoes of Glory
Pathfinder Modules
  • Carrion Hill
  • Dawn of the Scarlet Sun [PDF]
  • From Shore to Sea
  • Master of the Fallen Fortress [PDF]
  • Risen from the Sands [+PDF]
  • We Be Goblins! [+PDF]
  • We Be Goblins, Too! [PDF]
  • We Be Goblins Free! [+PDF]
  • We B4 Goblins! [PDF]
  • We Be 5uper Goblins! [PDF]
  • We Be Heroes? [PDF]
Pathfinder Player Companions
  • Adventurer's Armory
  • Animal Archive
  • Blood of Shadows
  • Dirty Tactics Toolbox [PDF]
  • Dragon Empires Primer [+PDF]
  • Dragonslayer's Handbook
  • Faiths of Balance
  • Faiths of Corruption
  • Faiths of Purity
  • Familiar Folio
  • Goblins of Golarion[PDF]
  • Halflings of Golarion[PDF]
  • The Harrow Handbook [+PDF]
  • Humans of Golarion[PDF]
  • Inner Sea Primer [+PDF]
  • Kobolds of Golarion[+PDF]
  • Legacy of the First World [PDF]
  • Magic Tactics Toolbox
  • Martial Arts Handbook [PDF]
  • Melee Tactics Toolbox [PDF]
  • Monster Summoner's Handbook
  • Orcs of Golarion[PDF]
  • Pathfinder Society Primer
  • People of the Sands
  • People of the Stars [PDF]
  • People of the Wastes [kids']
  • Pirates of the Inner Sea
  • Plane-Hopper's Handbook [PDF]
  • Psychic Anthology
  • Ranged Tactics Toolbox
  • Varisia, Birthplace of Legends [PDF]
  • Community Use Package: Pathfinder Society Pregenerated Characters [PDFs]
  • Faction Journal Cards [PDF]
  • GM 101 [PDF]
  • GM 201 [PDF]
  • GM Star Reward Chronicle Sheets [PDF]
  • Guide to Pathfinder Society Organized Play [PDFs]:
    • v.1.1, v.2.01, v.2.1, v.3.0, v.3.0.2
    • v.4.3 (1/7/2013)
    • v.5.0 (8/14/2013)
  • Pathfinder Society Roleplaying Guild Guide [PDFs]:
    • v.8.0 (8/4/2016)
    • v.9.0 (8/15/2017), v.9.1 (2018)
    • v.10.0 (2018)
  • Pathfinder Society Scenarios [PDFs]:
    • Season 0: #0-01 to #0-28
    • Season 1: #1-29 to #1-56
    • Season 2: #2-01 to #2-26, and Special
    • Season 3: #3-00 to #3-22
    • Season 5: #5-01 to #5-25, #5-99, and Special
    • Season 6: #6-01 to #6-23
    • Season 7: #7-01, and Quest
    • Season 8: Quest
  • Quick Start Guide [PDF]
  • Secondary Success Conditions [PDF]
  • The Story So Far [PDF]
Other Adventures
  • GameMastery Module D0: Hollow's Last Hope [v.3.5, set in Golarion] [+PDF]
  • Pathfinder Goblins (4 minis)
  • Base Assortment
  • Giantslayer Pawn Collection
  • Pathfinder Society Pawn Collection
  • Summon Monster Pawn Collection
  • Death's Heretic
  • Hellknight [kids']
  • The Redemption Engine

  • Desert
  • Theater
  • Boats & Ships
  • Caravan
  • Elven City
  • Shrines
  • Swallowed Whole
  • Vehicles
  • Waterfront
  • Airship
  • Arcane Library
  • Basic Terrain Multi-Pack [kids']
  • Bigger Basic
  • Bigger Sewer
  • Bigger Village
  • Cavernous Lair
  • Desert Ruins
  • Flooded Dungeon
  • Forbidden Jungle
  • Giant Lairs
  • Lost City
  • Mythos Dungeon
  • Wasteland
  • Wizard's Dungeon
  • Arena
  • Waterfront Tavern
  • Woodlands
  • Army Camp
  • Boarding Action
  • Desert Sites
  • Fungus Forest
  • Burnt Offerings [kids']
  • Merisiel
  • [PDF rewards for Mini-Dungeon Tome Kickstarter]:
    • C1: Alagoran's Gem
    • C2: Goblin Cave
    • C3: Sufferhorn Castle
    • C4: The Play's the Thing

  • Advanced Bestiary (Pathfinder RPG Edition) [+PDF]
  • Dark Deeds in Freeport (Kobold Press) [PDF]
  • The Enemy of My Enemy (convention scenario by Nate Christen) [PDF]
  • Freeport Bestiary [+PDF]
  • Freeport Companion: Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Edition (Green Ronin) [PDF]
  • Freeport: The City of Adventure [Pathfinder RPG Edition, 2015] (Green Ronin) [+PDF]
  • Peril in Freeport (Adamant Entertainment)
  • The Player's Guide to Freeport (Green Ronin) [PDF]
  • Return to Freeport (Green Ronin):
    • Part One: Curse of the Brine Witch [PDF]
    • Part Two: The Abyssinial Chain [PDF]
    • Part Three: Storming the Razor Caves [PDF]
    • Part Four: The Freebooter's City [PDF]
    • Part Five: A Storm of Sails [PDF]
    • Part Six: Traitor's End [PDF]
    • Return to Freeport [omnibus] [+PDF]
  • Rito della Successione (Adventureaweek.com) [PDF]
  • Short Cuts (Green Ronin) [PDFs]:
    • #1: Magic Firearms in Freeport
    • #2: Inquisitor Spells of Freeport
    • #3: Fifty Campaign Themes
    • #4: Thanemages of Freeport
    • #5: Witch Patrons of Freeport
    • #6: Cavalier Orders of Freeport
  • Kobold Quarterly #13 (Spring 2010)
Lone Wolf Development
  • Hero Lab Classic: Pathfinder [plus numerous add-ons]


  • Giantslayer
  • Hell's Vengeance
  • Serpent's Skull [kids']
  • Shattered Star

PATHFINDER, SECOND EDITION
Paizo Publishing
  • Bestiary [PDF]
  • Doomsday Dawn [PDF]
  • Flip-Mat Multi-Pack [PDF]
  • Pathfinder Society Playtests Scenarios #1-4 [PDFs]
  • Rulebook [PDF]
  • Advanced Player's Guide
  • Bestiary
  • Core Rulebook
  • Lost Omens Character Guide
  • Pathfinder Second Edition Conversion Guide [PDF]
  • Quick Reference Sheet
  • Community Use Package: PF2E Iconics Pregenerated Characters [PDF]
  • Pathfinder Society Character Journal (2019 Special Edition; Queen City Lodge)
STARFINDER
Paizo Publishing
  • Starfinder Alien Archive
  • Starfinder Armory [PDF]
  • Starfinder Character Operations Manual
  • Starfinder Core Rulebook [+PDF]
    • Starfinder Core Rulebook (Pocket Edition)
  • Starfinder Condition Cards
  • Starfinder First Contact [PDF]
  • Starfinder Player Character Folio [3 c. (2 kids')]
  • Community Use Package: Starfinder Society Pregenerated Characters [PDFs]
  • Starfinder Society Roleplaying Guild Guide [PDFs]:
    • v.1.0 (2017), v.1.1 (2018)
  • Desert World
  • Skitter Crash [PDF]
  • Skitter Home [PDF]
  • Skitter Shot [PDF]
  • Base Assortment (x3)
  • Starfinder Society Character Journal (2019 Special Edition; Queen City Lodge)
Sea Dragon
Sea Dragon internal and external views. Both show the ballast tank attached to the first stage engine bell. An Apollo CSM-like spacecraft is mounted on top.
DesignerRobert Truax
Country of originUnited States
ApplicationsOrbital super heavy-lift launch vehicle
Specifications
Spacecraft typeOrbital super heavy-lift launch vehicle
Launch mass~18143 tonnes
Payload capacity550 tonnes
Power36,000,000 kgf (350 MN; 79,000,000 lbf) thrust engine
RegimeLow Earth Orbit
Dimensions
Length150 m
Diameter23 m
Capacity550 tonnes
Payload to
Production
StatusConcept
Launchednever
Thrust36,000,000
Specific impulsekgf
PropellantRP-1 and LOX
Configuration

Saturn V. Its second stage would fit inside the first stage engine and nozzle of the Sea Dragon.

The Sea Dragon was a 1962 conceptualized design study for a two-stagesea-launched orbital super heavy-lift launch vehicle. The project was led by Robert Truax while working at Aerojet, one of a number of designs he created that were to be launched by floating the rocket in the ocean. Although there was some interest at both NASA and Todd Shipyards, the project was not implemented.

With dimensions of 150 m (490 ft) long and 23 m (75 ft) in diameter, Sea Dragon would have been the largest rocket ever built. As of 2018, among rockets that have been fully conceived but not built, it is by far the largest ever and, in terms of payload into low Earth orbit (LEO), equaled only by the Interplanetary Transport System concept (the predecessor to SpaceX Starship) in the latter's expendable configuration with both designed for 550 tonnes.

Design[edit]

Truax's basic idea was to produce a low-cost heavy launcher, a concept now called 'big dumb booster.' To lower the cost of operation, the rocket itself was launched from the ocean, requiring little in the way of support systems. A large ballast tank system attached to the bottom of the first-stage engine bell was used to 'hoist' the rocket vertical for launch. In this orientation the payload at the top of the second stage was just above the waterline, making it easy to access. Truax had already experimented with this basic system in the Sea Bee[1][NB 1] and Sea Horse.[2][NB 2] To lower the cost of the rocket, he intended it to be built of inexpensive materials, specifically 8 mm steel sheeting. The rocket would be built at a sea-side shipbuilder and towed to sea for launch. It would use wide engineering margins with strong simple materials to further enhance reliability and reduce cost and complexity. The system would be at least partially reusable with passive reentry and recovery of rocket sections for refurbishment and relaunch.[3][4]

The first stage was to be powered by a single 36,000,000 kgf (350 MN; 79,000,000 lbf) thrust engine burning RP-1 and LOX (liquid oxygen). The tank pressure was 32 atm (3,200 kPa; 470 psi) for the RP-1 and 17 atm (1,700 kPa; 250 psi) for the LOX, providing a chamber pressure of 20 atm (2,000 kPa; 290 psi) at liftoff. As the vehicle climbed the pressures dropped off, eventually burning out after 81 seconds. By this point the vehicle was 25 miles (40 km) up and 20 mi (32 km) downrange, traveling at a speed of 4,000 mph (6,400 km/h; 1.8 km/s). The normal mission profile expended the stage in a high-speed splashdown some 180 miles (290 km) downrange. Plans for stage recovery were studied as well.

The second stage was also equipped with a single very large engine, in this case a 6,000,000 kgf (59 MN; 13,000,000 lbf) thrust engine burning liquid hydrogen and LOX. It was also pressure-fed, at a constant lower pressure of 7 atm (710 kPa; 100 psi) throughout the entire 260 second burn, at which point it was 142 mi (229 km) up and 584 mi (940 km) downrange. To improve performance, the engine featured an expanding engine bell, changing from 7:1 to 27:1 expansion as it climbed. The overall height of the rocket was shortened somewhat by making the 'nose' of the first stage pointed, lying inside the second stage engine bell.

A typical launch sequence would start with the rocket being refurbished and mated to its cargo and ballast tanks on shore. The RP-1 would also be loaded at this point. The rocket would then be towed to a launch site, where the LOX and LH2 would be generated on-site using electrolysis; Truax suggested using a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier as a power supply during this phase. The ballast tanks, which also served as a cap and protection for the first stage engine bell, would then be filled with water, sinking the rocket to vertical with the second stage above the waterline. Adobe acrobat pro dc 2020 crack reddit mac. Last minute checks could then be carried out and the rocket launched.

The rocket would have been able to carry a payload of up to 550 tonnes (540 long tons; 610 short tons) or 550,000 kg (1,210,000 lb) into LEO. Payload costs, in 1963, were estimated to be between $59 to $600 per kg (roughly $500 to $5,060 per kg in 2020 dollars[5]). TRW (Space Technology Laboratories, Inc.) conducted a program review and validated the design and its expected costs.[6] However, budget pressures led to the closing of the Future Projects Branch, ending work on the super-heavy launchers they had proposed for a crewed mission to Mars.

Principle of the Sea Dragon
Composite of two NASA technical drawings, of the Saturn V rocket and the proposed Sea Dragon rocket, to the same scale

Sea Dragon in fiction[edit]

The Sea Dragon appears in the first season finale of the 2019 Apple TV+ series For All Mankind. The series is set in an alternate timeline in which the 1960s-era space race did not end. In the post-credits scene, which takes place in 1983, a Sea Dragon is depicted launching from the Pacific Ocean to resupply the US lunar colony. An astronaut claims in a voice-over that the ocean launch is being used as a safety measure because the payload includes plutonium.[7] Sea Dragon missions continue into the second season, with 17 successful launches as of the season finale.

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^Sea Bee was a proof of principle program to validate the sea-launch concept. A surplus Aerobee rocket was modified so that it could be fired underwater. The rocket worked properly the first time in restrained mode. Later tests of repeat firings proved so simple that the cost of turn-around was about 7% that of a new unit.
  2. ^Sea Horse demonstrated sea-launch at a larger scale and on a rocket with a complex set of guidance and control systems. It used a surplus 9,000 kgf (20,000 lbf; 88,000 N) pressure fed, acid/aniline Corporal missile on a barge in San Francisco Bay. This was first fired several metres above the water, then lowered and fired in successive steps until reaching a considerable depth. Firing from underwater posed no problems and there was substantial noise attenuation.

References[edit]

  1. ^Astronautix.com, Sea Bee
  2. ^Astronautix.com, Sea Horse
  3. ^Grossman, David (3 April 2017). 'The Enormous Sea-Launched Rocket That Never Flew'. Popular Mechanics.
  4. ^'The Legend of the Sea Dragon'. Citizens in Space. January 2013.
  5. ^'CPI Inflation Calculator'. Retrieved August 19, 2020.
  6. ^'Study of Large Sea-Launch Space Vehicle,' Contract NAS8-2599, Space Technology Laboratories, Inc./Aerojet General Corporation Report #8659-6058-RU-000, Vol. 1 – Design,January 1963
  7. ^'Sea Dragon Launch - For All Mankind'. YouTube.com. YouTube. Retrieved 25 February 2020.

Further reading[edit]

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  • Astronautix.com, Sea Dragon

External links[edit]

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  • Sea Dragon Concept Volume 1 (Summary), LRP 297 (NASA-CR-52817), 1963-01-28.
  • Sea Dragon Concept Volume 3 (Preliminary program plan), LRP 297 (NASA-CR-51034), 1963-02-12.
  • YouTube Channel Link: [1]
  • Encyclopedia Astronautica, Sea Dragon
  • YouTube, Sea Dragon - 8.14 TMRO - Interview show about 'Sea Dragon'
  • Search 'Sea Dragon Concept' at the NASA Technical Report Server to read the unclassified design study:
    • Sea Dragon Concept Volume 1 (Summary), LRP 297 (NASA-CR-52817), 1963-01-28.
    • Sea Dragon Concept Volume 3 (Preliminary program plan), LRP 297 (NASA-CR-51034), 1963-02-12.
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