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The Space Gamer (Issue 17 - May 1978)
Alternate Names
Space Gamer (Issue 17 - May 1978)
Publication Date
1978-00-00
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Front cover by Dean Morrissey.

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The Last Word
News

C. Ben Ostrander ruminates about the issue.

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Where We're Going: Changing Horses.......
Editorial

Howard Thompson talks about boxed games, TSG, and business trends.

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G.E.V: A Designer's Introduction
Article

Designer\'s notes and fiction for \'\'G.E.V.\'\'.

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Chitin I: Another Look
Article

Strategies and advice for \'\'Chitin: I\'\'.

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Encounters of an Unlikely Kind
Article

A variant combining \'\'Ogre\'\' and \'\'Rivets\'\'.

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Adjusted Orc Rules
Article

Adjustments to an article in issue #15.

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Additional Units for Imperium
Article

A variant for GDW's game "Imperium".
The counters to use this variant for Imperium can be found in the

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Modified Rules for Imperium
Article

Another variant for GDW's game "Imperium".

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Lucky Lady
Fiction

A fiction story based on \'\'WarpWar\'\'.

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Gondor and Sauron: A Review
Review

A review of two Middle Earth games by SPI; \'\'Gondor\'\' and \'\'Sauron\'\'.

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New & Plugs
Editorial
News

Stuff that was coming up in June and July of 1978 and random bits that piqued the interest of the Metagaming

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Books
Review

Mentions another republication of \'\'Little Wars\'\' by H.G. Wells, \'\'The Girl With the Jade Green Eyes\'\' by

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Designer's Notebook
News

A list of microgames under development presented by Howard Thompson and progress on \'\'Labyrinth\'\' by Steve

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Two pages of letters to The Space Gamer

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