Monthly Archives: February 2013

Lord Foul’s Game

transcribed by Doug Burbidge The CIA had a tradition of making deliberately stupid games, based on whatever happened to be around: “Doc” Smith Roleplaying, Revolting Antares, etc., with each game designed to emphasize the bad bits of the source material. … Continue reading

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SwanCon 18 (1993) Souvenir Book – The Best Bits

by Chris Creagh  The first page contains words from the Con Chair (Dave Luckett): For reasons that nobody can ever explain, words from the Con Chair have always been thought essential for the Program book of a SwanCon. I don’t … Continue reading

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On the Infinite Subdivisibility of Time

Written and transcribed by Doug Burbidge At the recent Genghiscon, Jay Stratton walked up and asked me, “Are you still the history project?” In place of a more detailed answer, I replied, “Yes.” And he handed over a bag of … Continue reading

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They’re Commin Right For Us!: The “just another bug-hunt” game! Review?

by Chris Creagh This multiplayer board game was rediscovered in a box of SF ‘stuff’ housed in Murdoch University library. It is a Furrball Publication, copyright 1999 Paul Kidd with the concept being “One player controls a horde of bugs. … Continue reading

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CIA ’zine 1992 – Choose Your Own Demise III

Being a direct transcription of pp 2-3 of “Perpendicular Worlds”, the CIA (Curtin Imagination Assocation) club ’zine for 1992 Choose Your Own Demise III The Search for Spock Tha Intahduckshun Welcome to the intahduckshun for the third annual edition of … Continue reading

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Swancon 4 Program – The Great Con Job

Transcribed by Elaine Walker, all typos and punctuation faithfully reproduced. The Great Con Job – the triumphs and tribulations of organizing a con. A personal message from Your Humble Beanbagman. Bevan Casey, the worthy editor of this program book, told … Continue reading

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