REM Racers Game

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REM Racers

REMRacers is a board game by Corvus Belli. Players take control of REMRacers and engage in a race! T Players use movement templates to determine movement, and use cards drawn from a deck to determine damage and special weapons and items to attack opponents.


Charles W. McQueen
The only place Charles W. McQueen ever allows himself to finish last is in an interview, and you can be sure he'll do so while wiping away a trickle of blood from a broken lip or with a bruised eye. Although this young punk with a heart of gold is far from being the bad boy of the tracks, he's always ready to help any pilot in need.

As the child of Ariadnan military parents, McQueen spent his childhood bouncing around the planet Dawn, trying to fit in wherever he went, even if he had to punch his way into them. His luggage never fails to include his nearly obsolete Remote control and a T-shirt from "Castropol's Werewolves," his favorite Dog Bowl team back home.

Noor Zoobi
There is a perpetual queue at Noor Zoubi's box. The press stands guard in front of it almost continuously, and she always has a bright smile and affectionate words for her fans. She's the youngest competitor and it shows: the walls of her cockpit are filled with dedications from all REM Racers competitors who are or have been someone in the racing world. "I'm a fan... of everyone.”

Ever since her uncle and aunt gifted her the first Remote on her fifth birthday, Noor hasn't stopped piloting, practicing on the most challenging natural tracks found in the mountainous landscapes of Dar el Funduq. Her special ability to adapt to any track or terrain caught the attention of the Basha'ir Velocity scouts, who saw her as a diamond in the rough. Thus, at just sixteen years old and with her parents' permission, they introduced her as a rookie in the highest league, and she crowned herself the winner in her first race.

Although you may find Otto's body in his cockpit, it's most likely that his mind won't be there, but rather aboard 808 (BOB). Then, you'll have to face one of his two automated routines: either the drowsy and uncommunicative one he runs while training or the contemplative and assertive one he displays during competitions. Whether one or the other, both are quite unsettling.

When Savitar Racing executives commissioned an AI pilot, they had three principles in mind: fast, accurate, and cool. ALEPH simply remarked: "Pick two out of the three." Three weeks later, the "Pilot" Project, downloaded into a biosynthetic body, walked through the door of the team's marketing department, barging into the meeting where his name and personal brand were being decided, and declared: "My name is Otto." Without uttering an extra word, he turned on his heels and headed straight to the track to train.

If Krisztina Yagami invites you to tea with pastries in her box, refusing the offer is not an option. You'll find no other place as comfortable. Not a single element of her space will be out of place; you'll enjoy a space in perfect harmony, and she will go to great lengths to ensure the shared time is perfect. That is precisely her philosophy on the track: perfection, both in planning and execution, as well as in results.

One day, Krisztina's parents caught her racing her small remote-controlled unit against her angora bunny on the family estate in Lorena, Concilium Prime. Since then, this privileged young woman has followed a perfectly planned life path toward glory. Krisztina has had the opportunity to train with the best pilots in the best pilot schools. From there, she made the leap to the highest level of competition, where she'd pile up victories and experience from the very beginning.

Agnes Ferreira
Entering Agnes Ferreira's box before a race is like sticking your head into the cabin of a rescue aircraft ready for combat just before it takes off. Her procedure is a military pilot's standard: a methodical check of the piloting and safety systems, a sudden sequence of orders to the mechanics, and a reassuring smile for her passengers.

Agnes's pilot leather jacket is littered with commemorative patches; some belong to PanOceanian and O-12 air units, while others are mementos from previous missions. This piece of clothing alone provides more information about her than any Maya info-bot we could ask. Since leaving the family farm in Acontecimento, Agnes has piloted through the most intense enemy fire and ventured into the hostile deep space past the Acheron Gate.

If you want to see what video games were like two centuries ago, just take a look at the holos in Olga Stolyarova's pilot box. There, you'll find a plethora of archaic consoles from the early 21st century wired to state-of-the-art Nomad technology, all in the pursuit of training skill, hand-eye coordination, and piloting instincts. Of course, just as it as in those retro games: with no support or aid whatsoever.

In the Nomad motherships that fly across the cosmos, one is worth only as much as they are useful to their ship. Olga learned to pilot Remotes even before going to daycare and has spent the rest of her life honing her dexterity and grit by piloting and winning. The Ice Queen's legendary composure remains unshaken, nothing fazes her, both on and off the track.

The press loves few things more than getting into an athlete's inner sanctum, but in the case of Dalle "Gas" Gaseel, getting access to his is a journey to another world. A world where a ceiling of bubbling black slime regurgitates a naked humanoid, confused and embarrassed, barely covering parts of his body. Thinking you've arrived at a bad time, the embarrassment transfers to your own face in the form of an extreme blushing... and then the individual bursts into laughter, offering you a seat. That's "Gas," both a real and metaphorical alien.

Little is known about when or how this person got to the Human Sphere, but when asked why he was interested in competing in REM Racers, he always gives the same simple answer: "I was hungry."

"Joko" Acosta, the first pilot and founder of Lightspeed Racing team, always held press conferences with his driving helmet on. Since then, no Lightspeed pilot has ever revealed their features, and each one is known only by a nickname. The current champion, Photon, is on a fast track to surpassing all the records of the distinguished founder of his team.

Nothing certain is known about Photon. Unfounded rumors fill the Maya gossip mills, all fueled by the team itself. The only certainty about him is that, before each race, he touches what has been the talisman of all his predecessors: three spent bullets hanging from his control seat. Because, as the saying goes, "Fame comes at a price."

Xiu Zhihang
Xiu Zhihang will rush in with her entourage, quickly catching up on your visit to the box and indicating that she has only six minutes to leave for the annual fundraising event for orphans in Paradiso. Nevertheless, she'll have a genuine smile for you, share friendly gossip about a fellow racer, and remind you of the last time you crossed paths at an event. Any question about her retirement will always receive the same reply: "Soon.”

Xiu has been in the top league for longer than any other pilot without diminishing her performance. The walls of her cockpit are filled with holographic photos of her victories, charitable races, and visits as an ambassador of her country to all corners of the Human Sphere where children suffer.


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