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There are really two problems here: the player/character isn't suitable for some scenes, and some scenes aren't well-suited to one of your PC's. You need to meet in the middle. (I think all sci-fi RPGs, and stories generally, have to deal with this problem to an extent; I'll be basing my answer on experience GMing a homebrew GURPS Star Wars game and playing ...


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I just played a game in a similar situation. We were running a Stargate-themed game and I was the team doctor. We spent three to four game sessions in non-stop combat situations where our four soldiers shined and discovered of a "magic" healing device along with an NPC who could use said healing device and usurp my character's entire reason for being there, ...


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[Disclaimer I come from shadowrun] Imagine a character built on sneaking around, stabbing people and stealing stuff, how would you handle situations when this character is caught sneaking? An alarm being flagged or combat starting, forcing a 'fight or flight' situation. These actions can be really fun, even if the stealth character is really bad at them ...



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