Depict the distance between two points including Characters and objects. Based thematically and not on strict measurements.
Close enough for hand-to-hand combat. Also describes using an object such as a vehicle, computer terminal, or cover.
Several meters. Close enough to talk to another Character without yelling. Usual range of pistols and thrown weapons. Usually requires 1 Maneuver to move to another spot in the same Range Band.
Several dozen meters. Some pistols can reach this range. Characters must talk loudly to hear each other. Usually requires 1 Maneuver to move in and out of Short Range.
Farther than a few dozen meters. Rifles, mounted, and Gunnery weapons work best in this range. Characters most yell to hear each other. 2 Maneuvers to move between Medium and Long range.
Range of hIgh-tech sniper rifles and some vehicle-mounted weapons. Characters cannot hear each other. 2 Maneuvers to move between Long and Extreme range.