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The Space Gamer (Issue 7 - Aug 1976)
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Space Gamer (Issue 7 - Aug 1976)
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1976-00-00
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In This Issue

3 Creativity: Ptui! by Howard Thompson

Speculations

4 Orbiting Colonies by Charles R. Bowles
8 The Space Worship by Scott Rusch
9 Game Design Notes by Howard Thompson

Reviews

10 Starship & Empire by Kevin P. Kenney
11 Eldritch Wizardry by Glen Taylor
14 Starship Troopers by Todd Roseman
15 The Ythri by Tim Hawkinson

Feature

15 Intermediate Rules For Stellar Conquest by Elton Fewell
19 Feedback & Game Ratings
20 1977 Metagaming Plans

Fiction

22 Dreadnoughts for My Lady by Neil Shapiro
23 Scenario: The War for the Universe by Dennis Colodiy
28 Letters

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New From Metagaming
News

Product announcements, though none actually from Metagaming.

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Where We're Going -- Creativity -- Ptui!
Editorial

Howard ruminates about how creativity is overrated.

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Orbiting Colonies
Article

How orbiting colonies might be here sooner than we think.

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The Space Warship: Prognostications
Article

What a space-fairing warship might entail.

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Game Design Notes
Article

What is required for a working board game design from Howard\'s point of view

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Starship & Empire: A Better Space Wargame
Review

A review of Starship & Empire

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Eldritch Wizardry: A Supplement to D & D
Review

A review of Eldritch Wizardry

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Starship Trooper: Recreating Heinlein's Bug War
Review

A review of Avalon Hill\'s Starship Troopers

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The Birds: A game review of The Ythri
Review

A review of Metagaming\'s The Ythri

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Intermediate Rules for Stellar Conquest
Article

New rules for Stellar Conquest

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Feedback & Game Ratings
Reader/Fan Mail
Review

Readers rate issue #6 and rate the various Sci-Fi games available

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1977 Metagaming Plans
News

What Metagaming thought it was going to do in 1977

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News & Plugs
News
Review

New science fiction and fantasy games that were just coming out at the time.

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Dreadnoughts For My Lady
Fiction

An excerpt from Neil Shapiro\'s first novel

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Scenario: Captain Marvel and Drax The Destroyer vs Thanos
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A scenario for Triplanetary

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