Help support TMP


"Roadside Picnic" Topic


3 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.


Back to the Post-Apocalypse Discussion Message Board


Areas of Interest

Science Fiction

Featured Hobby News Article


Featured Ruleset


590 hits since 3 Sep 2019
©1994-2020 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

nnascati Supporting Member of TMP03 Sep 2019 2:53 p.m. PST

Just started reading the Strugatsky brothers Roadside Picnic. This is the book Tartovsky's movie Stalker was based on. Great atmosphere.

Kropotkin303 Supporting Member of TMP04 Sep 2019 1:41 p.m. PST

Hi Nnascati,

I really think that anyone who has tried the STALKER game and Tarkovski's film and all the off-shoots to The Zone should read Roadside Picnic. As you say there is a great atmosphere and the hostile terrain elements could make a sci-fi ground wargame truely interesting.

nnascati Supporting Member of TMP05 Sep 2019 12:03 p.m. PST

I just finished it, really interesting.

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.