Tag: Upgrade


  • Pulse Charger Weapon Upgrade

    Any blaster weapon can be fitted with a pulse charger. A pulse charger forces more power into the blast chamber, producing more powerful shots at the expense of lost accuracy this upgrade causes a -1 penalty on all attack rolls with the weapon, but the

  • Jump Servos Armor Upgrade

    Jump servos are a repulsorlift-aided system that assists in making long jumps. When wearing armor with this upgrade, you treat all jumps as running jumps. Additionally, you can reroll a failed Jump check (keeping the better result) and take 10 on Jump

  • Storage Capacity Universal Upgrade

    This upgrade allows gear to carry smaller gear within or on it, in an obvious compartment. Equipment with the storage capacity upgrade can hold multiple items at least one size smaller than the equipment itself, as long as their total weight is less

  • Rangefinder Weapon Upgrade

    Any ranged weapon can have a rangefinder built into it. Such a weapon takes no penalty when used to attack target at short range. Thus, a blaster pistol with a rangefinder upgrade takes no range penalty on attacks against targets up to 40 squares away

  • Armorplast Armor Upgrade

    This upgrades the standard durasteel or other defensive plates of armor with high-strength amorplast or similar lightweight, high-cost material. This reduces the weight of the armor by 50%.


  • Powered Exoskeleton Armor Upgrade

    Much like the Corellian powersuit, other armor can be upgraded to include a powered exoskeleton that enhances the physical strength of the wearer. Because of the weight and energy required, only medium and heavy armor can have the powered exoskeleton

  • Spring Loaded Universal Upgrade

    Any equipment that can be held and used in one hand can be spring-loaded. Readying a spring loaded piece of equipment is a swift action. It is most common for pistols to be spring loaded, but anything from grenades to datapads can use this upgrade.

  • Rapid Recycler Weapon Upgrade

    A rapid recycler allows a blaster weapon that normally fires only in single shot mode to act in autofire mode. (This upgrade is not available for weapons that have a burst radius or splash radius, or weapons that specifically prohibit it.) Switching

  • Retractable Stock Weapon Upgrade

    Any rifle or pistol (as well as rifle- or pistol-like exotic weapons) can have a retractable stock added. This upgrade requires 1 upgrade point for a pistol, but 0 upgrade points for a rifle. (A rifle already has a stock, which can be replaced with the

  • Slinker Weapon Upgrade

    Only slugthrowers and missile weapons can be upgraded as slinkers. Once a weapon is made a slinker, it can no longer fire normal ammunition (and slinker ammunition costs twice the normal price). Slinkers are equipped with simple sensors and battle

  • Shadowskin Armor Upgrade

    A matte black finish of light- and sensor-absorbing material, a shadowskin turns any armor coated with it into a stealth suit. Normally coupled with a sound dampener (included in this modification cost), it is difficult to see, hear or detect the armor

  • Ready Harness Armor Upgrade

    A ready harness is a series of hooks, straps, and clips distributed around the armor, designed to make equipment easily accessible and to settle its weight more comfortably on the wearers frame. A ready harness can hold two Small pieces of

  • Gyro Armor Upgrade

    A gyro helps keep armor upright and stable, While wearing armor with this upgrade, you gain a +5 stability bonus on checks and all defenses to resist attempts to knock you prone.


  • Ion Charger Weapon Upgrade

    An ion charger encases a melee weapon in a light ion field that flares to full strength anytime the weapon strikes something. This causes the melee weapon to deal 2d6 ion damage in addition to its normal melee damage. Feats and maneuvers that add to

  • Remote Activation Universal Upgrade

    This upgrade allows a piece of equipment to be activated with a signal from a comlink or similar communication devices. Activating a remote is a swift action, which includes entering the special command code.

    The range of a remote activation is

  • Recognition System Universal Upgrade

    Equipment with a recognition system can identify its owner and wont function for anyone else. Fooling a recognition system takes 1 minute and a DC 30 Use Computer check. The owner can deactivate this upgrade as a free action. Optionally, the

  • Cloaked Universal Upgrade

    Cloaked equipment has its energy signature baffled, any noise it makes muffled, and its appearance camouflaged and slenderized, and it comes with a case that allows it to be placed in an inconspicuous location. When not in use, such equipment imposes a

  • Vacuum Seals Armor Upgrade

    Any armor can be upgraded with vacuum seals, which include airtight gaskets around all joints and simple life support equipment that adds 2 kg of weight. This allows the armors wearer to survive up to 10 hours in the vacuum of space or any

  • Integrated Equipment Armor Upgrade

    An integrated equipment upgrade attaches one piece of equipment to the armor. The equipment must be three or more sizes smaller than the armor itself. This equipment is constantly ready for use and need not be drawn or prepared before being used.

  • Silverplate Universal Upgrade

    Silverplate is a special chroming process that adds a layer of tough composite material (often dallorian alloy) across the surface of any piece of gear. In addition to looking stylish, this gives the gear +2 DR. Armor with silverplate does not grant its

  • Droidification Universal Upgrade

    Droidification is an extensive process that turns a common piece of equipment into a fully functioning droid. The equipment can either act as a droid with access to the equipment it was built from, or conceal itself as a normal piece of equipment. While

  • Miniaturized Universal Upgrade

    Equipment with the miniaturized upgrade weights half as much, and is one size smaller (see Equipment Sizes on page 38). A melee weapon that is miniaturized has its damage dice reduced by one step (d6s become d4s, d4s become d3s, and so on

  • Improved Energy Cell Weapon Upgrade

    A modification made only to pistols, rifles, heavy weapons, and exotic ranged weapons that require a power pack, the improved energy cell accessory increases the efficiency of the energy flow between a power pack and the weapons firing mechanism

  • Enhanced Energy Projector Weapon Upgrade

    The enhanced energy projector weapon accessory smooths the flow of power to an advanced melee weapon or a melee exotic weapon that requires a power pack, making it less likely to produce unpredictable results. A weapon with an enhanced energy projector

  • Double Trigger Weapon Upgrade

    A Weapon with a double trigger treats one trigger as a safety, with the second trigger being a hair trigger that fires when the slightest pressure is applied to it. Weapons of this type can be extremely accurate, since only a small amount