- The New Recruit: A new crew member has just joined the ship, and must prove their worth to the rest of the crew.
- Sabotage: The crew must investigate and prevent sabotage attempts on the ship, which could be from an inside or outside source.
- Away Team: The crew must complete a dangerous away mission on a hostile planet, facing environmental hazards and hostile life forms.
- First Contact: The crew makes first contact with a new alien species, and must navigate cultural differences and potential hostilities.
- Mutiny: The crew must deal with a mutiny by a group of disgruntled crew members who disagree with the ship’s mission or captain.
- Space Pirates: The crew is attacked by space pirates who attempt to steal their cargo or take over the ship.
- Diplomacy: The crew must negotiate with other ships or alien species to resolve a conflict or achieve a common goal.
- Rescue Mission: The crew must rescue other ships or stranded crew members from dangerous situations, such as a damaged ship or a hostile planet.
- Smuggling: The crew is hired to smuggle illegal goods across the galaxy, and must avoid detection by law enforcement or rival smugglers.
- Betrayal: One of the crew members has betrayed the rest of the crew, and the remaining crew must confront and deal with the traitor.
Roleplaying: 10 Starship Crew Plot Hooks
February 19, 2023