This is the electronic archive of original source materials for Metagaming's roleplaying game The Fantasy Trip.
This archive had originally been created because the copyrights for the material languished in the hands
of someone who was unwilling to work on a re-release of the material. As a result, this material was scanned
and distributed electronically so that people could enjoy the game once again without having to use crumbling old
In December of 2017, Steve Jackson recovered the rights to all the material he'd written for Metagaming, including Melee,
Wizard, Advanced Melee, Advanced Wizard, In the Labyrinth, Tollenkar's Lair, and both of the Death Test
Microquests. and announced
plans for a re-release. In light of this fantastic news, the offerings in the Archive will be restricted to
the material not owned by Steve Jackson. See this announcement
at SJGames.com and this forum thread for more information.
This is a good time to note that the above games' rules and art are copyrighted by Steve Jackson Games, and all rights are reserved by them. We endeavor to
abide by the
Steve Jackson Games Online Policy.
These remaining materials are available under the Fair Use provisions of US Copyright Law, and as such
the Archivist asks that the
following statement of intent be sent, in its entirety, as an email, listing
the materials you already own, to the Archivist. It would be very interesting to find out how you found out
about this site, so please feel free to let me know. Thanks!
Statement of Intent - Fair Use of Copyrighted Materials In accordance
with the provisions of Title 17 United States Code, Chapter 1, Paragraph
107, et al, I hereby affirm that I intend to acquire these unlicensed,
copyrighted materials for my own personal and private use, and that I own
a full and legally acquired copy of the original published game, and that
I will not redistribute these files, or any images derived from this
files, to any other person for any purpose contrary to the provisions
of reasonable and fair use of said copyrighted material. The title(s) of
the game(s) for which I enter this statement of intent is(are) _______________________________________________________
, published in various editions by Metagaming, Inc."
Once the Archivist has given you the key, you may proceed into the vault.