Thursday, February 16, 2017

R.I.P. LOREN WISEMAN


This is sad news to hear. I was always impressed with the creativity and vision of Loren Wiseman in his Traveller RPG.
Hobby game pioneer Loren Wiseman has passed away, according to a post by Munchkin Line Editor Andrew Hackard on the Steve Jackson Games forum.  Wiseman was a longtime game designer who co-founded one of the earliest hobby game companies, Game Designers’ Workshop, in 1973.  He was the co-creator of Traveller, which launched in 1977 and is still being published today.
http://icv2.com/articles/news/view/36771/r-i-p-loren-wiseman

Mongoose Publishing has printed a new edition of Traveller. Go roll up a character in honor of Loren, hopefully your character doesn't die during the creation process. http://www.mongoosepublishing.com/rpgs/traveller.html

1 comment:

  1. Such a great lost, May God bless him higher rank in life after. It will take time to have other wise man. Sad day for game lovers

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