– Chris Pasquarette, 
Several new roles have been created, such as the Pirate, Private Investigator, spy and Runners. Classes like the Solo have alternate roles, such as the Shinobi and Tatsujin, who focus more on martial arts than guns.
PASQUARETTE, C. Pacific Rim Sourcebook. 1st ed. Berkeley CA: R.Talsorian Games, 1994
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