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The Space Gamer (Issue 9 - Dec 1976)
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Space Gamer (Issue 9 - Dec 1976)
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1976-00-00
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In This Issue

1 Where We're Going by Howard Thompson
2 Editorial by Howard Thompson
3 Designer's Note by Howard Thompson
15 Books by C. Ben Ostrander
17 Feedback & Game Ratings
18 News & Plugs
30 Letters

Features
4 Notes on the Ogre by Steve Jackson
8 The Bored Board by Kevin Pardus

Fiction
10 Weekend Warrior by Patrick Kernaghan
19 Iago's Vow by Robert Taylor

Reviews
25 Outreach by Lynn Willis
26 Gods, Demi-Gods & Heroes by Glen Taylor
28 Buffalo Castle by Steve Jackson
29 Triplanetary Variant V/2 by Kelly Moorman

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Where We're Going
Editorial
News

Howard ruminates about production woes and plans for more microgames.

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Editorial
Editorial

SPI gets too much badmouthing.

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Designer's Note
Article

The dice have been cruel to Thompson over the years, so he\'s been using balanced piles of chits for his

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Notes on the Ogre
Article

Original designer\'s notes for the board game \"OGRE\"

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The Bored Board
Article

Altering the board and planetary movement for GDW's Triplanetary.

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Weekend Warrior
Fiction

Let the Morning Star games begin!

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Books
Review

A general discussion of alternate worlds as presented in fiction by Ben Ostrander and a review of Gordon

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Feedback and Game Ratings
Review

Feedback from the previous issue and ratings of then current hobby gaming magazines

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News & Plugs
News

Don\'t forget to let Metagaming know about a change of address if you still want to receive the issues of The

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Iago's Vow
Fiction

An alien general takes over earth, but the war is anything but over.

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Outreach
Review

A review of SPI\'s Outreach

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Gods, Demi-Gods & Heroes
Review

A review of TSR's Gods, Demi-Gods & Heroes

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Buffalo Castle
Review

A review of Flying Buffalo\'s Buffalo Castle

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Triplanetary Variant V/2
Review

A review of the the V/2 variant for the board game Triplanetary published by John Railing.

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Letters
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