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The Space Gamer (Issue 8 - Oct 1976)
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Space Gamer (Issue 8 - Oct 1976)
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1976-00-00
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In This Issue

3 Where We're Going by Howard Thompson
16 Books by C. Ben Ostrander
17 Feedback & Game Ratings
21 News & Plugs
23 Art Showcase: Winchell Chung
26 Letters

Speculations

4 Triplanetary: Suggestions for Revision by Steve Jackson
7 The Soviet Manned Space Program: The Next Three Years by Robert Taylor
8 Simonsen's Trinity and Grand Duels by Scott Rusch

Features

10 Godsfire Sheet
11 Laser Weapons Compared to Projectile Weapons by Steven List
13 The Ythri: Innovations Applauded by William Brogden
14 Present at the Birth of Monsters: evolution of a game by Ken St. Andre
25 Godsfire: Design Notes

Reviews

18 Shooting is not the Whole Story: Starship Review by Tony Watson
19 Sorcerer: a review by Linda Brzustowicz
20 Starship Troopers: a review by Sumner Clarren

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Where We're Going
Editorial

Microgames look like a good idea!

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Triplanetary: Some Suggestions For Revision
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Modifying the game of Triplanetary

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The Soviet Manned Space Program: The Next Three Years
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A look at the immediate future of the Soviet space program

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Simonsen's Trinity and Grand Duels
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A reply to the \"Space War Games -- Avoiding Cliches\" article of the previous issue.

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Laser Weapons Compared to Projectile Weapons
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Title says it all

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The Ythri: Innovations Applauded
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A review of new game mechanics in The Ythri

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Present at the Birth of Monsters: the evolution of a game
Article

A look at the evolution of Tunnels & Trolls and Monsters! Monsters! first edtions

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Books
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Two short book reviews

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Feedback & Game Ratings
Reader/Fan Mail
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Ratings of SF&F games and issue #7

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Shooting Is Not The Whole Story: A Review of Starship
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A Review of Starship

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Game Review: Sorcerer
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A review of SPI\'s Sorcerer

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Starship Troopers: A Review
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Another review of Avalon Hill\'s Starship Troopers

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News & Plugs
Editorial
News

Convention listings and new products since the last issue.

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Art Showcase: Chung
Art

A look at some of Chung\'s sketches for Hyperwar

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Design Notes: Godsfire
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Uncredited notes on Godsfire

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