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Flying Buffalo published Starfaring for me in August 1976. Only Metamorphosis Alpha by James Ward has an earlier copyright date for a science fiction rpg. Being second at things seems to be my fate in life. The two games have nothing in common, and I didn't know Metamorphosis Alpha even existed when I was creating my sci-fi game.  This game is early and crude and not much like anything else that has ever been published in roleplaying, but it is an rpg. I still think it has ideas that are light years ahead of any other sf rpg out there.  Ken St. Andre, 3/13/21

 
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thorsten G March 17, 2021 6:06 pm UTC
POD. Pretty please!
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Craig B March 14, 2021 1:12 am UTC
Ken, I've always enjoyed your products. Maybe second Ken in this instance, but still an early pioneer and a leader in the field.
And never a bad sport either :)
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This title was added to our catalog on March 13, 2021.
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Trollgodfather Press
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