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Ogre Ludography

Updated September 7, 2016

This is a list of all of the Ogre games, supplements and promotional items published since the 1977 release of the original game. Miniatures are listed separately on the Collectors Checklist.


Ogre (1st Edition)

Metagaming Concepts, 1977 (Microgame #1). Designed by Steve Jackson. Plastic bag; red/black/white rulebook cover by Winchell Chung. Map (8" × 14", white with black printing) counters (black, white and gray) and rulebook in a 4" × 7" bag. Print run: 8,000. Suggested retail price was $2.95.

Ogre (2nd Edition)

Metagaming Concepts, 1977. Designed by Steve Jackson. Plastic bag; color rulebook cover by Clark Bradley, map (8" × 14", cream with brown printing) and counters (black/white/gray), Print run: 20,000. Suggested retail price was $2.95.

G.E.V. (1st Edition)

Metagaming Concepts, 1978 (Microgame #8). Designed by Steve Jackson. Plastic bag; color rulebook cover by Winchell Chung, map (12" × 14", cream with green and blue printing) and counters (blue and white). Print run: 30,000. Suggested retail price was $3.95. A superset of Ogre, completely compatible but replacing the ramming rules of Ogre with overrun, and allowing limited stacking.

Ogre (2nd Edition, 2nd Printing)

Metagaming, 1978. Designed by Steve Jackson. Plastic bag; color rulebook cover by Brian Wilson, map and counters as in 2nd edition first printing. Print run: 20,000. Suggested retail price was $2.95.

Ogre (2nd Edition, 3rd Printing)

Metagaming, 1979. Apparently just a reprint of the 2nd Printing; we don't know whether the 2nd Printing line was changed. Print run: 15,000.

G.E.V. (2nd Edition)

Metagaming, 1979. Designed by Steve Jackson. Boxed (4" × 7"); color cover by Brian Wilson. Rulebook, redrawn map (12" × 14", still cream with green and blue printing) and counters (blue and white) as in first edition. Print run unknown. Suggested retail price was $4.95.

Ogre (3rd Edition)

Steve Jackson Games, 1982. Designed by Steve Jackson. Pocket Box; cover art by Clark Bradley (same as 2nd Edition). Color map painted by Denis Loubet, black-and-white two-sided counters, rulebook. Print run 20,000. Suggested retail price was $5.00.

G.E.V. (3rd Edition, though not so labeled)

Steve Jackson Games, 1982. Designed by Steve Jackson. Pocket Box; cover art by David R. Dietrick and Dave Martin. Color map painted by Denis Loubet, black-and-white two-sided counters, rulebook. Print run 20,000. Suggested retail price was $5.00.

The Ogre Book

Steve Jackson Games, 1982. Cover by Dave Martin, after the original Chung cover. 40 pages, reprinting various Space Gamer articles and letters about Ogre. Print run 10,000. Suggested retail price was $5.00.

Battlesuit

Steve Jackson Games, 1983. Designed by Steve Jackson. Pocket Box; cover art by Dave Martin. 21" × 32" green/brown map, four sheets of black/red/white two-sided counters, rulebook. Print run was probably 20,000. Suggested retail price was $5.00. This game is set in the Ogre/G.E.V. background, but is on a different scale, where each counter represents a single battlesuited infantryman; it is not compatible.

Ogre (3rd Edition, 2nd Printing)

Steve Jackson Games, 1984. Designed by Steve Jackson. As for first printing. Print run 15,000. Suggested retail price was $5.00.

G.E.V. (3rd Edition, though not so labeled; 2nd printing)

Steve Jackson Games, 1984. As for first printing. Print run 10,000. Suggested retail price was $5.00.

Shockwave

Steve Jackson Games, 1984. Designed by Steve Jackson. Plastic bag; color rule sheet cover by Denis Loubet (same art as on the Ogre computer game). New rules and scenarios. Full-color map painted by Denis Loubet, red/black/white counters and rules sheet. The map geomorphs with the G.E.V. map. Print run 20,000. Suggested retail price was $4.95. Nominated for the Origins Award for Best Science Fiction Game of 1984.

Ogre Computer Game

Origin Systems, 1986. Program design by Steve Meuse. Versions were published for Apple II, Commodore 64, Atari 400/800/XL/XE, Atari ST, Macintosh, IBM and Amiga. Several different styles of promotional radiation warning badge were created, and each box included one. Retail prices were $40 to $50, depending on system. A version of this game was also published in Japan.

Ogre Computer Game Poster

Origin Systems, 1986. 16.5" × 23", with the Denis Loubet cover from the Ogre computer game.

Ogre Reinforcement Pack

Steve Jackson Games, 1987. Designed by Warren Spector; development by Steve Jackson and David Ladyman. Plastic bag; black/red/green rule sheet cover art by Ed Haddock. A scenario pack with extra components: four counter sheets from Ogre, G.E.V., and Shockwave, and one map each from G.E.V. and Shockwave. Print run 7,500. Suggested retail price was $4.95.

Deluxe Ogre

Steve Jackson Games, 1987. Designed by Steve Jackson. Boxed (9" × 12"); color cover by Denis Loubet (same illustration as on the Ogre computer game). Mounted mapboard painted by Denis Loubet, full-color standup counters with plastic bases, d6 and rulebook. The rules are in principle the same as those of previous editions, but they were completely reorganized without the SPI-style case system numbering. Print run 10,000. Suggested retail price was $16.95. Listed in the Games 100 in 1987.

Ogre Blueprint Poster

Steve Jackson Games, 1987. Drawn by Kyle Miller. 17" × 22" blueprint with cutaway drawing of a Mark V.

Ogre Embroidered Patch

Steve Jackson Games, 1987 (we think). Red and black.

Ogre (Japanese edition)

Hobby Japan, 1988. All rules in Japanese. 4" × 7" color box with original cover art, full-color map, black and white counters (redrawn), a small d6, and a rulebook. Print run unknown.

Ogre/G.E.V.

Steve Jackson Games, 1990. Designed by Steve Jackson. A 5" × 8" box with both games; the Ogre rules were designated 4th Edition and the G.E.V. rules 3rd Edition. Maps were exactly as in the 3rd edition of each game; counters were two-sided and red/black/white; rulebook was a combined book with Ogre rules on one front and G.E.V. rules on the other front.

Print run 9,000, but only about 7,000 sets were assembled (the boxes were one-piece and very flimsy, and many were rejected). Suggested retail price was $9.95. In 1995, a new box was designed and 2,000 printed to hold the remaining stock of components. These were more solid boxes with separate tops and bottoms.

Ogre Miniatures

Steve Jackson Games, 1992. Designed by Steve Jackson. Color cover by Jeff Mangiat; 64 pages, full color throughout. Print run 8,000. Suggested retail price $14.95. Miniatures rules for Ogre; essentially the whole canon, including G.E.V. and supplementary rules, translated directly to a miniatures format. Won the Origins Award for Best Miniatures Rules of 1992.

Ogre Miniatures Poster

Steve Jackson Games, 1992. Print run 12,000. Promotional giveaway.

Ogre/G.E.V.

Steve Jackson Games, 2000. A new combined edition, in a VHS tape box with cardboard slip. Ogre rules are marked Fifth Edition; G.E.V. edition not mentioned (assumed to be 3rd Edition). Otherwise similar to the 1990/1995 edition. Print run unknown; Suggested retail price $14.95.

Shockwave

Steve Jackson Games, 2000. Counter sheets, rulebook and 4-color maps in a ziplock bag. Print run unknown; Suggested retail price $9.95.

Ogre Reinforcement Pack

Steve Jackson Games, 2000. Rule sheet, 4 counter sheets, 2 maps, in ziplock bag.. Print run unknown; Suggested retail price $11.95.

Ogre Blueprint Poster, Second Edition

Steve Jackson Games, 2000. Drawn by Kyle Miller. 17" × 22" blueprint with cutaway drawing of a Mark V. $5.95.

GURPS Ogre

Steve Jackson Games, 2000. 128 pages. ISBN 1-55634-417-1, $19.95.

The Ogre Book

Steve Jackson Games, 2001. 128 pages. ISBN 1-55634-461-9, $19.95.

Ogre Battlefields

Steve Jackson Games, 2001. Counter sheet, rulebook and 4 new maps. ISBN 1-55634-441-4, $14.95.

Ogre Scenario Book 1

Steve Jackson Games, 2001. 16 pages. ISBN 1-55634-607-7, $5.95

Ogre 77th Brigade Patch

Steve Jackson Games, 2013 One circular embroidered patch displaying the classic Ogre Mark V silhouette on a gold field with maroon border. $5.00

Ogre Designer's Edition

Steve Jackson Games, 1977/2013. Designed by Steve Jackson. Color cover by Philip Reed. Five 17"x21" mega map-boards: one Ogre map and four geomorphic G.E.V./Shockwave maps; over 500 full-color counters and 72 3-D Ogres and buildings including ones from various sponsors; color blueprint poster; Ogre garage and base tray for storage. Kickstarter price: $100.00

Ogre Tournament Pack

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. The pack comes with three copies of the mounted Ogre crater map from Ogre Designer's Edition. $50.00

Ogre Giant Battlefield Set

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. This set contains four big maps -- one of each of the G.E.V. mounted maps in the game. $60.00

Ogre Designer's Edition Extra Counter Set

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. This is a duplicate set of all the counter and overlay sheets found in the retail edition of the game. $30.00

Ogre Designer's Edition – Targets Go Boom

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheets K1 & L1. Two 3-D counter sheets found in the Kickstarter edition of the game. $8.00

Ogre Designer's Edition – Exclusive Overlays

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheets M1 & M2. Two overlay counter sheets found in the Kickstarter edition of the game. $8.00

Ogre Designer's Edition – Vulcan and Friends

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheets P1 & Q1. Two 3-D counter sheets found in the Kickstarter edition of the game. $8.00

Ogre Classic Counters

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. These Classic Counter Sheets use the 1980 version 8-bit design of the original counters, but with a size and sturdiness befitting the Ogre Designer's Edition. $25.00

Ogre Designer's Edition Garage

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Two clear trays for 3-D counters, the same as in Ogre Designer's Edition. $24.95

Ogre Designer's Edition Base Tray

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One base tray, the same as in Ogre Designer's Edition. $19.95

Ogre Designer's Edition Record Sheets

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Two record sheets, the same as in Ogre Designer's Edition. $1.95

Ogre Designer's Edition Reference Sheets

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Two reference sheets, the same as in Ogre Designer's Edition. $2.95

Ogre Designer's Edition Rulebook

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. 24-page color rulebook, the same as in Ogre Designer's Edition. $4.95

Ogre Dice Set (Red/Blue)

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Two red and two blue 19mm acrylic dice with debossed faction symbols -- like the ones in Ogre Designer's Edition. $5.95

Ogre Dice Set (Black/Green)

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Two black and two green 19mm acrylic dice with debossed faction symbols -- like the ones in Ogre Designer's Edition. $5.95

ACD Distribution Sponsored Sheet

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by ACD Distribution. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheet R1. This counter sheet includes G.E.V.-themed Paneuropean units and 7 bonus 3-D counters including a Fencer and Fencer-B. $10.00

Barbarians at the Gate

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by Drew Metzger & Scalpel Games. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheets B3 & B4. Color rulebook; cover by Elartwyne Esotle. Four sheets of counters representing the Vatican Guard and a mercenary outfit, Sons of Old Nassau, plus a group of pink GEVs (Anarchist Relief Front). $25.00

BGG 3-D Units

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by BoardGameGeek. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheet N1. The first of two promo sheets from BoardGameGeek, it features multiple exclusive counters including a Radio Tower and BGG-Zilla. $5.00

BGG Exclusive Overlays

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by BoardGameGeek. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheets M3 & M4. The second of two promo sheets from BoardGameGeek. The sheets feature numerous non-standard two-sided overlays such as a dam, flooded cities, repair facilities, and a flying saucer. $6.00

Nihon Empire: North American Divisions

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by Roy Kubicek. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheet A6. The counters on this sheet represent Nihon forces using Combine equipment. $5.00

Ogre: Nightfall

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by Fire Mountain Games. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheets B5, K2 & L2. Three sheets of counters; one sheet of Paneuropean units and two 3-D counters including an exclusive black Mark III, Mark IV and Mark V Ogre. $20.00

Strategic and Tactical Objectives

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by Tiffin Games. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheet O1. A counter sheet of overlays, including ports, a missile silo, a castle, and more. $10.00

Uncommon Ogres

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Sponsored by Walt Freitag. Ogre Designer's Edition Sheets E5 & E6. Two sheets of 3-D Ogres and structures in a variety of colors including ones compatible with the "Barbarians at the Gate" and "Nihon Empire" sponsored sheets. $15.00

Ogre Pocket Edition

Steve Jackson Games, 1977/2013. Designed by Steve Jackson. Plastic bag; red/black/white rulebook cover by Winchell Chung. Map (8" x 14", white with black printing), 140 counters (black, white and gray) and rulebook in a 4" x 7" bag. Suggested retail price was $2.95.

Ogre Blueprint Poster

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One 21" x 17.125" poster, the same as the one in Ogre Designer's Edition. Comes rolled. $5.95

Ogre Blueprint Banner

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One 5' x 4' vinyl banner featuring an enlarged version of the classic Mark V Ogre blueprint included in Ogre Designer's Edition. Print run: 10. $100.00

Ogre Canvas Bag

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One red canvas bag with the Ogre logo. $40.00

Ogre Combine Patch

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One embroidered patch displaying the hourglass emblem of the North American Combine. Velcro-on back piece. $5.00

Ogre Paneuro Patch

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One embroidered patch displaying the helmet emblem of the Paneuropean Federation. Velcro-on back piece. $5.00

Ogre Green Patch

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One embroidered patch displaying the classic Ogre Mark V silhouette on an army green field. Velcro-on back piece. $5.00

Ogre White Patch

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One embroidered patch displaying the classic Ogre Mark V silhouette on a white field. Velcro-on back piece. $5.00

Ogre Lapel Pin Set

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. The set contains two one-inch-wide lapel pins in gold trim, one with the Combine hourglass in deep red on black, and the other with the Paneuro helmet in sky blue on white. $8.00

Ogre Ogre Shot Glass

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. A 1.5 oz. gold-on-black shot glass, featuring the classic Ogre Mark V silhouette. $4.00

Ogre Combine Shot Glass

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. A 1.5 oz. gold-on-black shot glass, featuring the emblem of the North American Combine. $4.00

Ogre Paneuropean Shot Glass

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. A 1.5 oz. gold-on-black shot glass, featuring the emblem of the Paneuropean Federation. $4.00

Ogre Black Rose Shot Glass

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. A 1.5 oz. gold-on-black shot glass, featuring the emblem of the Black Rose mercenaries. $4.00

Ogre Woodkit

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. A laser-etched woodkit is an upsized version of the Ogre Mark V 3-D counter from Ogre Designer's Edition. 10.5 inches long. $50.00

Ogre Sherpa Case

Steve Jackson Games, 2013 Metal marker case with Ogre Designer's Edition logo and lettering. Production run: 250. $40.00

Ogre Cap

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. Designed by Philip Reed. One military-style fatigue cap with an embroidered supertank silhouette and Ogre Designer's Edition "OGRE" lettering. $18.00

Ogre Polo Shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. This polo with embroidered over-the-pocket Ogre logo comes in black, navy, green, grey and maroon. $30.00

Ogre Supporter 2012 T-shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One t-shirt featuring the classic Ogre Mark V silhouette with yellow lettering. Red. $20.00

Ogre Battlesuit T-shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One t-shirt with a white and gray graphic of three infantry units on black fabric. $19.95

Ogre Blueprint T-shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. This shirt features graphics from the classic Ogre Mark V blueprint poster, reprinted in Ogre Designer's Edition. Blue. $19.95

Munchkin Cartoon Ogre T-Shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. This playful T-Shirt by legendary Munchkin artist John Kovalic shows what happens when our product lines meet. Available in blue, black, and tan. $19.95

Ogre Endgame Shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. This t-shirt features a white graphic depicting a potential endgame scenario. Black. $20.00

Ogre Green and Orange T-shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. This shirt features a fluorescent green and orange graphic depicting the Mark V Ogre. Black. $25.00

Ogre Supporter 2014 T-shirt

Steve Jackson Games, 2013. One t-shirt featuring the classic Ogre Mark V silhouette with yellow lettering. Red. $20.00 (No "Supporter 2012")

Ogre: Objective 218

Steve Jackson Games, 2016. Designed by Darwin Kastle. Art by Brandon Moore. The box contains 60 cards, The Crater, and a rulesheet. This two-player Ogre experience is based on The Battle for Hill 218. $14.95

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