My favorite Steve Jackson Games
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As a member of the Steve Jackson Games volunteer arm, the MIBs, I play more than a few of the games published by Steve Jackson Games. Here are my favorites, as well a few suggestions for combinations.
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1. Board Game: Munchkin [Average Rating:5.93 Overall Rank:3380] [Average Rating:5.93 Unranked]
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Munchkin is a classic, and a very fun game.
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2. Board Game: Star Munchkin [Average Rating:6.14 Overall Rank:2488] [Average Rating:6.14 Unranked]
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Star Munchkin is a lot of fun, especially when coupled with the next item on the list, the Good, the Bad and the Munchkin to make Browncoat Munchkin.
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3. Board Game: The Good, the Bad, and the Munchkin [Average Rating:6.21 Overall Rank:3105] [Average Rating:6.21 Unranked]
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Star Munchkin is a lot of fun, especially when coupled with the previous item on the list, Star Munchkin to make Browncoat Munchkin.
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4. Board Game: Chez Geek [Average Rating:5.73 Overall Rank:5590]
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One of my all-time favorites, and a lot of fun!
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5. Board Game: The Stars Are Right [Average Rating:6.33 Overall Rank:2504]
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A recent game, and a lot of fun!
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6. Board Game: Nanuk [Average Rating:6.21 Overall Rank:3490]
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Shouting "DOOOM!" never gets old!
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7. RPG: GURPS (4th Edition) [Average Rating:7.33 Overall Rank:76]
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I've only ever played fourth edition, so that's what goes up here. To me, GURPS is the best syndicated RPG I've played. So here it is, on the list.
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8. Board Game: Illuminati [Average Rating:6.17 Overall Rank:2459]
Aaron Cinzori
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This, with the first two expansions, is my favorite Steve Jackson board/card game. Played it a bunch back in high school.

My favorite RPG by anyone is his GURPS (1st & 2nd Editions).

Munchkin was fun to read through and play once or twice, but it got old really fast. Munchkin Quest is slightly better, but still not that good.
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9. Board Game: Revolution! [Average Rating:6.73 Overall Rank:1004]
Michael Matera
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I really like this one a lot. It has a great flow to the game and it move along quickly. Everyone I have showed this one too has really enjoyed it as well. Easy to pick up, but hard to master. It changes with the different people you play with.
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10. Board Game: Ogre [Average Rating:6.95 Overall Rank:985]
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A classic pocket wargame.

Whatever else you say about SJG, you've gotta admit he's got a hell of a head for business. How many companies have created as many franchises out of their games as they have? Illuminati, Ogre, Car Wars, Chez Geek, Munchkin, and GURPS, just off the top of my head. And while many may despise the Chez and Munchkin series, many others find them great fun. Every designer has their adherents and detractors.
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11. Board Game: Raid on Iran [Average Rating:5.91 Overall Rank:11319]
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United States
Wichita
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If you remember the hostage crisis and the failed rescue attempt, you can appreciate this one.
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12. Board Game: Car Wars [Average Rating:6.34 Overall Rank:2055]
Paul Franklin
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A classic of tactical vehicular combat. The huge number of supplements plus the GURPS tie-in make this one of the tops on my list.

And don't forget your undercarriage armor. Very, very important.
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