Obituary: Loren Wiseman

Game designer Loren Wiseman died on February 15. Wiseman helped co-found Game Designer’ Workshop in 1973 and published his first wargame, Eagles, the following year. He worked on the design of Traveller with Frank Chadwick, John Harshman, and Marc Miller and was the editor of the Journal of the Traveller’s Aid Society for 24 issues. Wiseman was the line editor for Twilight: 2000 and when GDW closed in 1995, he moved over to Steve Jackson Games, where he produced GURPS Traveller. Wiseman was inducted into the Origins Hall of Fame in 2003.