« Island of Lost Games: Metamorphosis Alpha | Main | Island of Lost Games: Droids »

06/14/2017

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Karl Gallagher

I was tempted by it, mostly because I'd liked SPI's boardgames, but my group went with FASA Star Trek for our SF role-playing.

Chuk Goodin

I don't think I've even heard of this game before. My SF gaming started with Traveller and Gamma World (2nd edition I think?), although I also have a soft spot/nostalgia for Star Frontiers, possibly due to the fancy presentation and the boxed set.

Mr. Tines

The perfect-bound 1982 version is the second edition of the game.

I just dug out my copy, just to check, and it's a box with copyright date 1981. Inside the box are three staple-bound books (Gammaster's Guide, Adventure Guide, DeltaVee), the big star map, plus the four A-size hex-sheets and counters for DeltaVee.

There are also a whole bunch of ancient notes of mine about planet generation, some home-made planetary hex maps (different size icosahedral nets for different size planets), and other jottings. But I cannot for the life of me remember having actually run a game using it.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)