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Quick Link: Cool Star Rovers minis!

Since a comment on an old article may be missed by both my fans, here’s a link to awesome Not Star Wars Really They’re Not Honest Mr. Lucas Don’t Sue Us minis for Star Rovers! share: Bookmark on Delicious Digg … Continue reading

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Stellar Warriors Update

Stellar Warriors Update I’ve mentioned, several times, my desire to an over-the-top sci-fi game inspired by late 70s/early 80s tropes in both game design and science fiction (and by “science fiction”, I mean, the pulp space opera, movies, and TV … Continue reading

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Random WIP: Hyperspace

Honestly, this is sort of being posted because I don’t like long stretches of “No posting”, not because I genuinely think it’s likely to be of interest to anyone. (Oh, BTW, the next stage of the Battlelords walkthrough is almost … Continue reading

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Some Cool Bits Of Gamer History

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Star Rovers, Finale

Star Rovers, Encore Well, here we are. Barring a response, or libel suit, from Mr. Stocken, this will most likely be my final Star Rovers article. (There’s a temptation to begin producing new material for a game out of print … Continue reading

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Star Rovers, Part V

You Gotta Have…Wait, I Did That Bit Already Alright! After a long trek through space corporations, exchange rates, equipment failure, bodily improvement, and mining, we are staring at the skill listing for the Spacer class. This gives us the attribute … Continue reading

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Star Rovers, Part IV

Star Rovers Part IV Well, this is the first time in the history of this blog anyone actually commented to say they were looking forward to/waiting for something, so I suppose it’s a good idea to actually write it. I … Continue reading

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Star Rovers, Part III

Star Rovers III Well, this series has generated more comments than any other posting here (three! Three comments! Whoooo!), so here I am again, as my computer spends most of its processing power to churn through a few hundred thousand pieces of … Continue reading

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Star Rovers, Part II

Star Rovers Part II: Character Building (With a quick digession into game mechanics.) Right then. Let’s jump into what these articles are all about — character creation, and discovering a game system by working through it. Much as with Space Opera, … Continue reading

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Star Rovers

Star Rovers Most of the articles in this series reference games I’ve never played, or played only occasionally. Some are extremely obscure. Well, this one is definitely obscure, but it’s a bit different, in that it’s a game I played quite … Continue reading

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