24th Annual Origins Awards
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The 1997 Origins Awards - Presented at Origins 1998

Best Abstract Board Game of 1997
Kill Doctor Lucky - Cheapass Games - Designer: James Ernest

Best Historical Board Game of 1997
Successors - The Avalon Hill Game Company - Designers: Mark Simonitch, Richard Berg

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Board Game of 1997
Roborally Grand Prix - Wizards of the Coast - Designers: Glenn Elliot, Adam Conus, Tom Wylie

Best Graphic Presentation of a Board Game of 1997 (tie)
Wadjet: a Family Adventure Game - Timbuk II, Inc. - Graphic Designer: Dee Pomerleau
Successors - The Avalon Hill Game Company - Graphic Designer: Kurt Miller

Best Action Computer Game of 1997
Tomb Raider - Square Software/Eidos Software

Best Roleplaying Computer Game of 1997
Final Fantasy VII - Eidos Software

Best Strategy Computer Game of 1997
Sid Meier's Gettysburg - Firaxis - Designers: Sid Meier, Jeff Briggs, Brian Reynolds

Best Amateur Game Magazine of 1997
Starry Wisdom - Chaosium, Inc. - Editors: Dustin Wright, Eric Vogt, Shannon Appel, Drashi Khendup

Best Professional Game Magazine of 1997
Knights of the Dinner Table Magazine - Kenzer & Co. - Developers: Jolly Blackburn, Brian Jelke, Steve Johansson, David Kenzer

Best Trading Card Game of 1997
Shadowrun Trading Card Game Limited Edition - FASA Corp. - Designers: Mike Nielsen, Jim Nelson, Mike Mulvihill

Best Traditional Card Game of 1997
Give Me the Brain - Cheapass Games - Designer: James Ernest

Best Card Game Expansion or Supplement of 1997
L5R-- Time of the Void - Five Rings Publishing - Designer: Dave Williams

Best Graphic Presentation of a Card Game of 1997
Shadowrun Trading Card Game Limited Edition - FASA Corp. - Graphic Designers: Jim Nelson, Mike Nielsen

Best Game-Related Novel of 1997
Planar Powers - TSR, Inc. - Author: J. Robert King

Best Game-Related Short Work of 1997
A Forty Share in Innsmouth - Chaosium - Author: C.J. Henderson

Best Roleplaying Adventure of 1997
Independence Day - Pinnacle Entertainment Group, Inc. - Designers: Chris Snyder, Matt Forbeck

Best Roleplaying Supplement of 1997
Delta Green - Pagan Publishing - Designers: Dennis Detwiller, Adam Scott Glancy, John Tynes

Best Roleplaying Game of 1997
Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying Game - Alderac Entertainment Group - Designer: John Wick

Best Graphic Presentation of a Roleplaying Game, Adventure, or Supplement of 1997
In Nomine - Steve Jackson Games - Graphic Designers: Jeff Koke, Derek Pearcy, Dan Smith

Best Historical Figure Miniatures Series of 1997
Charlie Company U.S. Army Figures - RAFM - Designer: Bob Murch

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Figure Miniature of 1997
Sisters of Battle Battle Squad (Seraphim) - Games Workshop - Designer: Jes Goodwin

Best Vehicular Miniature of 1997
Call of Cthulhu Roadster - RAFM - Designer: Bob Murch

Best Historical Miniatures Rules of 1997
Flint & Steel - Clash of Arms Games - Designer: Richard Kane

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Miniatures Rules of 1997
Deadlands: the Great Rail Wars - Pinnacle Entertainment Group, Inc. - Designer: Shane Lacy Hensley

Best New Play-by-Mail Game of 1997
Middle-earth PBM Fourth Age Circa 1000 - Game Systems, Inc. - Designers: William B. Feild Jr., Peter G. Stassun

Best Ongoing Play-by-Mail Game of 1997
Star Web - Flying Buffalo, Inc. - Designer: Rick Loomis

1998 Inductees to the Adventure Gaming Hall of Fame
Nuclear War - Flying Buffalo, Inc. - Designer: Douglas Malewicki
BattleTech Mechs & Vehicles - Ral Partha - Developer: Charles Crain
Berg's Review of Games - Publisher: Richard Berg
Illuminati Play-by-Mail - Adventure Systems, Flying Buffalo, Inc. - Designer: Draper Kauffman
Middle-earth Play-by-Mail - Game Systems, Inc. - Designers: William B. Feild Jr., Peter G. Stassun
The Courier - Courier Publications - Publisher: Dick Bryant
Fire & Movement - Baron Publishing, Diverse Talents, Inc.
Steve Jackson Games
Strategy & Tactics - SPI, 3W, Decision Games

 



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