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DesertScrb29 Jun 2014 9:56 p.m. PST

Took my Ogre microgame out for a spin--this is the 2013 reprint of the 1977 wargame. All the components harken back to the golden games of yesteryear:


Read my battle reports over on Super Galactic Dreadnought: link

ming31 Inactive Member30 Jun 2014 5:44 a.m. PST

My first Wargame that I was able to buy myself

Klebert L Hall Inactive Member30 Jun 2014 6:19 a.m. PST

I still have the 1977 one…

Personal logo 20thmaine Supporting Member of TMP01 Jul 2014 5:22 a.m. PST

@ming31 – snap

@ Klebert L Hall – snap

DontFearDareaper Fezian Inactive Member01 Jul 2014 1:49 p.m. PST

Ahhhh Metagaming…. a half hour to read the rules, a half hour to play, a half hour to cut out the counters evil grin

RavenscraftCybernetics Inactive Member01 Jul 2014 2:59 p.m. PST

I do miss them though.

Personal logo taskforce58 Supporting Member of TMP02 Jul 2014 5:26 a.m. PST

For those who were not aware of this: Steve Jackson Games currently has the Ogre Pocket Edition for sale at $2.95 USD each (really, not a typo!). Counter and map graphics are the same as the 1977 Metagaming edition, but with proper die-cut counters.


Personal logo 20thmaine Supporting Member of TMP07 Jul 2014 6:17 a.m. PST

Yeah – just saw that Orcs Nest are selling it for £2.99 GBP – pretty fair price considering imported and all.

It's a bargain – get'em while you can!

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