|From:||Andy Gardner <A.Gardner@******.COM>|
|Subject:||Re: Hoverboard was Re: (New cyber) Regnerating Nanites|
|Date:||Sun, 11 Jan 1998 12:56:09 +0000|
> Leszek Karlik (Mike) retaliated to:
> >On 10 Jan 98, Predator Omega disseminated foul capitalist propaganda
> >by writing:
> >> > (Recently, I saw somewhere on the Net an abomination called a
> >> > "hoverboard", using antigravity... Sheesh. In SR? This ain't
> >> > Traveller...)
> >> Ok, this is really a bit too heavy for SR, remembers me of aircars
> >> in Cyberpunk.
> >Well, the AV4? Or some other aircars? I actually liked the idea
> >behind the AVs, even implementing them in my game (OK, so they came
> >packaged with Jane's Rigger Registry...).
> So how do we classify a GMC Banshee or Boeing Eagle? They're out there
> waiting for someone to improve and make comercially viable for sale to the
> general public.
> Hey this sounds like a prime target for a run or two.
Hate to say this, and I can't find it at the moment, but I'm sure
I've seen a company that does anti-gravity stuff. I think it's in
the CalFree book but I can't find it in here at the moment.
Anybody else remember it, it could have been spindizzy drives?
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