April 30, 2018: "Ogre Marks Ten Years In Print" From 1987
Long, long missing (though not forgotten), Where We're Going launched as our stand-alone trade publication way back in 1987. We've shared archived PDFs of some of the later Where We're Going issues on our site (check them out!), but those earliest issues only exist in print . . . and as an offline collection of PDFs that we sometimes refer to when we need to check on release dates of older games and expansions.
Recently, while in search of some info on Car Wars, I found myself exploring the March/April 1987 issue of Where We're Going - the first stand-alone issue! - when I ran across an Ogre article that deserved attention and just had to be shared with the world. Over three decades later, it is amazing how many of the paragraphs in this old article could be rewritten and adjusted to make them relevant to today's Ogre game line. For example:
So if we make a slight tweak to the old article, we can happily close out this brief discussion with:
After forty years, the Ogre is still going strong . . . and it's coming your way.
-- Phil Reed
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