This game was played solely as a Play-by-Mail (PBM) game, where participants took turns by postal mail and, later, received their turn results. Some PBM games had no published components; others offered a published player's manual or introductory setting guide, etc. Salient details may be noted here in the description - especially for games with no published component.
This game's central premise involves a Play-by-Mail (PBM) experience.
Fantasy-By-Mail was a fantasy, play-by-mail game written by Blake Ferris and offered by his company "Mind Game". Fantasy-By-Mail was unusual in offering play in a wide variety of settings, including: