Steve Jackson Games Archives

The Op & Steve Jackson Games Announce Munchkin: Disney
The Op and Steve Jackson Games revealed a brand new Munchkin title that will have Disney fans excited with Munchkin: Disney As you might expect from the game, this is going to be a Magical Kingdom's worth of challenges, armor, villains, and messing with each other as all the players attempt to get to Level[...]
"Critical Role" Is Getting Its Own Version Of "Munchkin"
We wouldn't be here today without them," said Ben Van Der Fluit, Vice President of Business Development for Critical Role. "Fast-playing and silly, Munchkin appeals to a very wide audience," says Phil Reed, CEO of Steve Jackson Games. Munchkin launched nearly 20 years ago and claims a prestigious Origins Award for Best Traditional Card Gamebel[...]
Munchkin Gets the Tabeltop Treatment with New Kickstarter Campaign
Munchkin, the perennial card-based fantasy adventure game, is leveling up with a brand-new tabletop game from CMON, and is currently funding on Kickstarter! Courtesy CMON Steve Jackson Games unleashed Munchkin onto the gaming world in 2001, and the wildly popular card game has spawned multiple expansion, including Munchkin: Cthulhu, Munchkin: Rick and Morty, and Star Munchkin[...]
Munchkin Is Getting A Digital Adaptation By Asmodee Digital
Asmodee Digital, who have very quickly made themselves leader in digital board game entertainment announced today that they're partering up with Steve Jackson Games to adapt multi-million selling dungeon adventure card game Munchkin onto digital platforms.  While the reimagined Munchkin will be giving us an old favorite in a new format, the agreement is under license, so[...]
Steve Jackson Games Announces Munchkin Exclusives
By Christopher Helton Leading into next week's Gen Con. Steve Jackson Games have announced an exclusive partnering with Target for Munchkin Oz Combining the whimsy of Baum's classic creations with the backstabbing zaniness of Munchkin is sure to create another classic  Munchkin game for gamers of all ages. Munchkin Oz will be available in stores, and on the Target website in early August[...]
Now You Can Roleplay A Martian In GURPS: Mars Attacks
  Want to recreate your favorite scenes from the Mars Attacks movie or trading cards in your tabletop roleplaying game campaigns? Look no further than the upcoming GURPS: Mars Attacks supplement coming from Steve Jackson Games and Topps Building on the success of Mars Attacks: The Dice Game, and the upcoming Mars Attacks: Ten-Minute Takedown dexterity game, brings the worlds of Mars Attacks[...]
In The Future There Will Be Car Wars And Kickstarters
I spoke briefly last year, during my Gen Con coverage, about Steve Jackson Games rerelease of Cars Wars Classic A classic war/board game, Car Wars is about heavily armed and armored cars fighting, either in arenas or on the roads of a future America The first print of Car Wars Classic debuted at last year's Gen Con and was completely sold out[...]
Is Boom! Box's Munchkin Comic Just For Gamers?
By Christopher Helton Munchkin from Steve Jackson Games is sort of like the tabletop gaming equivalent of Lady Sovereign You either love the game, or you hate it Starting out as a teasing satire, making fun of a certain type of player in tabletop RPGs, Munchkin has grown into a phenomena all its own. Now, the phenomena[...]
There Will Be Lines For Munchkin #1 In Comic Stores On Wednesday
based on the card game of the same name from Steve Jackson Games. It has already sold out from Diamond Comic Distributors and gone to second print But there should be copies in most comic stores tomorrow If you get there first Advance sales are already on eBay at cover price, $3.99, for the two standard[...]
Halloween Gaming Finds – The Mars Attacks Dice Game
Throughout the month of October I am going to talk about some games, new and old, that can itch that Halloween scratch. Back in August I first talked about the Mars Attacks Dice Game from Steve Jackson Games I was able to play in a demo and pick up a copy of the game at Gen[...]
Gaming At NYCC – Steve Jackson Games And Rare Elements
The ones that are here seem to all fall into a similar category; that of short, fast-play scenarios. The venerable Steve Jackson Games ( has a large booth in conjunction with equally venerable and highly regarded New York City retailer Compleat Strategist ( , where the generous and amiable Men In Black will draw you into[...]
Bleeding Gen Con Day Two – Awards And New Game Discoveries
I can't wait to finish up this book and give it spin for the gaming group. I spent some time around the Steve Jackson Games booth, talking games and upcoming releases with company Chief Operating Officer Phil Reed I'm not a board or party game person, only only occasionally will I play a card game, but[...]
BOOM! Studios Adapts Steve Jackson Games' Munchkin To Monthly Comic
By Christopher Helton It started with a tweet coming out of the Origins Game Fair this past weekend: WE'RE EXCITED!! RT @philipjreed: Munchkin comic books coming from @boomstudios and @SJGames !!! — BOOM! Studios (@boomstudios) June 14, 2014 BOOM! Studios will be adapting the Munchkin card game from Steve Jackson Games into a monthly comic[...]