This is an attempt to list all of the spaceship board games both in and out of print. If you have items to add or mistakes to point out please email them to me at "thomas . granvold @ sun . com". Remove all spaces in the email address. This is unfortunatly needed to cut down on spam emails I receive.
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Printed in Ragnarok (the journal of the Sociey of Fantasy and Science Fiction Wargamers) and available in The Ragnarok Compendium.
By Karl Johnson
Humans expand out of their galaxy to explore, colonize and fight off aliens. Links:
A "grand social-political-economic-military-diplomatic simulation" used to develope the background history for 2300AD role playing game. Within all of this is simple combat rules which include spaceships. A link to the rules can be found at http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/~stevena/2300gg2.htm.
A space empire building game. An expansion with three new races is planned.
"A game of tactical and strategic warfare for political power and deep space shipping lanes. Demon Canyon is an expansion for this game.
Out of print. Designed by Mike Vitale.
Not yet released. "Intended as an Axis & Allies in Space."
Out of print. A game of commerce in space with no combat. Microgame #20. Also see Web and Starship.
Out of print. Designed by Marc Miller. Currently (1999) Steve Jackson Games holds the rights to this game.
Never released. This was to be a follow on to Imperium with a map that matched up to one edge of Imperium's map.
A space empire building game. Designed by Christen T. Peterson This is part of the Hexplay series of games. There is a German edition available.
Includes 200 miniatures (including new units not in earlier editions), larger tiles and almost everything previously in the expansions.