Space: 1889 is a steampunk-themed RPG in which some of the pop-science that the Victorians believed in turns out to be true. There are other races on the moon and on Mars so, obviously, we’re off to colonise them.
For the next 20 or so days, at the time of posting, there are two separate sales on at the Bundle of Holding for Space: 1889. Why two deals? Two different editions and two different systems.
Space: 1889 Odysseys
The Odysseys sale has the original Space: 1889 game from the 1990s and Game Designers Workshop.
You can discover the details of this collection at the Odysseys page.
GDW Collection – $9.95
There are nine books in this bundle, and together they have a retail value of $49.
- Space: 1889 rulebook (GDW)
- Four GDW Space: 1889 sourcebooks
- Canal Priests of Mars
- Three GDW Martian odysseys
The threshold price for the Clockwork Collection is currently $25.17 but will edge up over time. The ebooks have a retail value of $58.50.
- Space: 1889 Mars Sourcebook
- Space: 1889 Mercury Sourcebook
- Seven Clockwork S:1889 adventures
You can dig into the details of the Odysseys bundle here.
Space: 1889 Clockwork
The Bundle of Holding also has the edition from the 2013 Kickstarter, which uses the Ubiquity rules system.
Clockwork Publishing is no more, but the game has been picked up by Ulisses Spiele.
You can check out the details at the Bundle of Holding.
Starter Collection – $9.95
There are three books in the Starter Collection with a retail value of $45. The “Music of the Ether” is actual music; 18 DRM free .mp3 files suitable for Space: 1889 atmosphere conjuring.
- Space: 1889 rulebook (Clockwork)
- Space: 1889 GM Screen
- Music of the Ether
At the time of writing, the threshold price for the Bonus Collection is $18.34, but that will drift up (or occasionally down) based on a weighted average of how much people put into this bundle. There are four books in it with a retail value of $40.
- Marvels of Mars
- Space: 1889 Venus Sourcebook
- London Bridge Has Fallen Down
- The Strange Land
Both bundles raise money for Direct Relief and their fight against the pandemic.
You access the deal for the next three weeks.
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