Category Archives: Scifi

Ziggeraut Prime!

I am thrilled to share Ziggeraut Prime, a SciFi tabletop wargame fork of Brigandine. From their site: ZP serves as the last human run prison and any crime commited “wins” you an all expenses paid trip. It is considered the height … Continue reading

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Mobile Frame Zero – Rapid Attack

Mobile Frame Zero is a worthy project, and an awesome looking game. Though it isn’t open source, it deserves mention here for being crowdfunded on a well run Kickstarter campaign which is, as previously conceded, is a respectable model for a for-profit … Continue reading

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3:16 Carnage Amongst the Stars

This post is woefully out of date, but I would be remiss if I didn’t mention the single most unique sci-fi tactical miniatures combat game out there: Gregor Hutton’s 3:16 Carnage Amongst the Stars is a really space-marine-punk RPG. The … Continue reading

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BEAMSTRIKE

BEAMSTRIKE is a proudly open-source 15mm scifi wargame, with several supplements, force lists, and other materials. It’s not wildly dissimilar in scope from StarGrunt, but works remarkably differently. Check it out! (imma firin mah lazor)

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No Limits

No Limits is an OSS scifi wargame that proudly defies convention. No Limits uses an alternate unit activation turn sequence in which players take turns moving and fighting with units until all units have been activated. Their marketing team deserves … Continue reading

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Historic Prices of GW Space Marines

Lets compare a few late 80’s advertisements for Space Marines (courtesy of the awesome solegends.com) to some prices on the website today: OMG YAYYYY 30 plastic Space Marines for £9.99, and they’re a multipart plastic kit! Comes with special weapons, heavies, … Continue reading

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