Who doesn't love Star Wars with its scoundrels and rebels and bounty hunters? This version of the game specifically aims at the seedier side of the Star Wars setting. Other products focus more on the Rebels versus The Empire, or on Jedi and Sith.
The die roll mechanic leads to more than just a simple success and failure. The result often requires positive and negative side effects; sometimes dramatic ones! Very rewarding with a GM who's good at making stuff up on the spot.
This game doesn't use the regular dice so common in most RPGs, but requires the use of a special set of dice that only Fantasy Flight sells. It's kinda pricey, and it takes some getting used to the weird symbols on the dice. There is a die roller app. But it's worth mentioning that the
One of the oldest space RPGs - Traveller has a rich history and tries to recreate the feeling of classic sci-fi literature. Humanity has colonised the galaxy on an immense scale, and there is conflict and adventure in every corner and nook of space.