University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Jackson (Steve) Game Collection, 1980-1999



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Jackson, Steve
Title: Steve Jackson Game Collection,
Dates: 1980-1999
Abstract: Steve Jackson founded Steve Jackson Games in Austin, TX in 1980.
Accession No.: 2008-096
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Steve Jackson founded Steve Jackson Games in Austin, TX in 1980. The company publishes books, games, magazines and supplementary material. Popular games include GURPS: the Generic Universal Role-Playing System, Car Wars, In Nomine, Chez Geek and Illuminati.


Scope and Contents

Collection includes game books, press releases, card games, magazines, software, catalogs, supplementary and promotional materials published by or related to Steve Jackson Games. Some press releases remain within the gaming books they were originally donated in.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

These/This (papers, collection, records, photographs) are/is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Jackson, Steve 1953-
Spector, Warren
Subjects (Organizations)
Steve Jackson Games
Metagaming
Subjects
Role Playing--Juvenile Literature
Role Playing--Problems, Exercises, etc.
Role Playing--United States
Places
Austin (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jackson (Steve) Games Collection, 1980-1999 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Matthew McKinley, February 2010.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 
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2008-096/1 Catalogs



 
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2008-096/1 Press Releases/Newsletters



 
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2008-096/1 Promotional Materials



 
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2008-096/1 Envelope with Buttons



 
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2008-096/1 Envelope with Stickers



 
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2008-096/1 GURPS Game Books/Supplements
Scarlet Pimpernel, 1991
Wild Cards: Aces Abroad, 1991
Fantasy GM Pack, 1991
Space Adventures, 1991
Robin Hood, 1992
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2008-096/2 Tredroy, 1989
Fantasy Bestiary, 1990
Flight 13, 1989
Cliffhangers, 1989
Swashbucklers (2 copies)
Conan, 1989
Horror, 1990
Conan: Beyond Thunder River, 1988
Japan, 1988
Fantasy, 1990
The Old Stone Fort (2 copies), 1988
Zombietown, U.S.A., 1988
Chaos in Kansas, 1989
Conan the Wyrmslayer, 1989
Conan Moon of Blood, 1989
Harkwood, 1988
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2008-096/3 Places of Mystery, 1996
Compendium II, 1996
Who's Who 2, 1999
Japan, 1999
Alternate Earths 2, 1999
Y2K, 1999
Middle Ages 1, 1992
Supers Adventures, 1992
Swashbucklers: Third Edition, 1999
New Sun, 1999
Myth, 1999
I.O.U., 1995
Supers, 2nd Edition, 1996
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2008-096/4 Ogre Miniatures, 1992
Espionage, 1992
High-Tech, 1992
Blood Types, 1995
Celtic Myth, 1995
Greece, 1995
Fantasy Folk, 1995
Bunnies & Burrows, 1992
Timeline, 1992
Time Travel Adventures, 1992
Fantasy II, 1992
Supers: Mixed Doubles, 1992
Cyberpunk Adventures, 1992
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2008-096/5 In Nomine, 2000
Villain, 2000
Compendium I, 1996
Alternate Earth, 1996
Goblins, 1996
Dinosaurs, 1996
Low-Tech, 2001
Best of Pyramid, 2001
Modular Cutter, 2000
Alien Races 3, 2000
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2008-096/6 Illuminati, 1996
Warehouse 23, 1997
Vehicles, 1996
Biotech (2 copies), 1997
Russia, 1998
Traveller: Second Edition, 1999
Traveller: Alien Races 2, 1999
Reign of Steel, 1997
Autoduel, 1996
Wizards, 1998
Black Ops, 1997
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2008-096/7 Magic: Second Edition, 1994
High-Tech, Second Edition, 1994
Creatures of the Night, 1993
Grimoire, 1994
War against the Chtorr, 1993
Cthulupunk, 1995
Robots, 1995
Lensman, 1993
Mage: The Ascension, 1994
Operation Endgame, 1993
Vampire: The Masquerade Companion, 1994
Werewolf: The Apocalypse, 1993
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2008-096/8 For Love of Mother Not, 1989
For Love of Mother Not, 1989
Harmonix (2 copies), 1987
GURPS Update, Third Edition, 1989
GURPS Reference Screen, 1988
GURPS Reference Screen, nd
GURPS Battle Maps, 1987
GURPS Basic Set, nd
GURPS Blank Character Sheets, 1989
GURPS Player's Book, 1988
Ice Age, 1989
The Prisoner, nd
Psionics, 1991
Riverworld, 1989
Time Travel, 1991
Uplift, 1990
Vikings, 1991
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2008-096/9 Space: Third Edition: 1999
Conan, 1989
GURPS Supporting Cast, 1993
Arabian Nights, 1993
Martial Arts Adventures, 1993
Atomic Horror, 1993
Aztecs, 1993
Cyberworld, 1993
Vampire: The Masquerade, 1993
GURPS Vehicles, 1993
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2008-096/10 GURPS Ultra-Tech, 1989
GURPS High-Tech, 1988
Supers' Wild Cards, 1989
Cyberpunk, 1990
Supers' Supertemps, 1990
Supers' Superscum, 1989
Supers' School of Hard Knocks, 1989
Supers' Death Wish, 1989
Fantasy, 1986
Autoduel, 1986
Horror, 1987
Horseclans, 1987
Autoduel: Car Warriors, 1987
Autoduel: AADA Road Atlas and Survival Guide Volume 1: East Coast, nd
Autoduel: AADA Road Atlas and Survival Guide Volume 2: West Coast, 1987
GURPS Battle Maps, 1987
GURPS Blank Maps, 1987
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2008-096/11 Space, 1988
Space: Second Edition, 1990
Space Atlas, 1988
Space Atlas 2, 1988
Space Atlas 3, 1990
Space Atlas 4, 1991
Space GM Pack, 1990
Space: Stardemon, 1989
Space: Terradyne, 1991
Space: Unnight, 1988
GURPS Bestiary, 1988
Space Bestiary, 1990
Fantasy Folk, 1990
Magic, 1989
Magic, 1990
Witch World, 1989
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2008-096/12 Warriors, 1999
Magic Items 2, 1999
Mecha, 1999
Mecha, 1997



 
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2008-096/12 Other Game Books/Supplements
In Nomine
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2009-096/12 Game Master's Guide, 1999
Superiors 1: War and Horror, 1999
You Are Here: Around the World in 666 days, 1999
Revelations III: Heaven and Hell, 1997
In Nomine, 1997
Feast of Blades Game Master's Pack, 1997
Libra Reliquarium: The Book of Relics, 1998
Infernal Player's Guide, 1998
Revelations II: The Marches, 1997
Angelic Player's Guide, 1997
Revelations I: Night Music, 1997
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2008-096/13 Metagaming
The Fantasy Trip: Melee (2 copies), 1980
The Fantasy Trip: Wizard (2 copies), 1980
The Awful Green Things from Outer Space
Tile Chess
Knightmare Chess
INWO SubGenius
Knightmare Chess 2
Ogre/G.E.V.



 
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2008-096/13 Card Games
Illuminati
Dino Hunt, 1996
Chez Geek
Chez Geek 2: Snack Attack
Illuminati: New World Order
Illuminati: Brain Wash
Ogre/G.E.V.: Shockwave



 
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2008-096/13 "Booster Packs"
Illuminati: New World Order Assassins (6 packs), 1995
Illuminati: New World Order blank cards
Illuminati: New World Order, 1995
Dino Hearts, 1996



 
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2008-096/13 12 loose cards



 
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2008-096/14 Other Game Books
Car Wars
Car Wars
Car Wars: The Card Game
Midville: A Car Wars Adventure Pack
Mean Streets: A Car Wars Solo Adventure
Car Wars: Muskogee Mayhem
Supplementary Materials