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Car Wars Fiction Index

Car Wars: Autoduelling on the
            Highways of the Future



Posted October 18, 1998
Updated January 09, 2015




Caution: Stories with the label Mature have explicit language, extremely violent content and adult themes.

All of the stories from Autoduel Quarterly and The Space Gamer listed here can be acquired from the Steve Jackson Games Web site. The SWAT HQ Automotive Combat Media Checklist has additional titles of vehicular combat novels, short stories and comic books.

Steve Jackson Games - Warehouse 23
http://www.warehouse23.com

SWAT HQ - Automotive Combat Media Index
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/media/index.html



Car Warriors Novels
 

Car Warriors 1: The Square Deal
Author: David Drake
Publisher: Tor Books
Dates: September 1992 and July 15, 1993


Car Warriors 2: Double Jeopardy
Author: Aaron Allston
Publisher: Tor Books
Date: December 1994


Car Warriors 3: Back from Hell
Author: Mick Farren
Publisher: Tor Science Fiction
Date: March 15, 1999



Car Wars Short Stories - Autoduel Quarterly
 

EFFIE
Author: Jim Lowerre
Source: ADQ Vol. 2, No. 1
Date: Spring 2034
 

Serendipity
Author: Ramona Richards
Source: ADQ Vol. 2, No. 3
Date: Fall 2034
 

Nightsword
Author: Author: John Nowak
Source: ADQ Vol. 2, No. 4
Date: Winter 2034
 

Doppelganger (Nightsword Part 2)
Author: John Nowak
Source: ADQ Vol. 3, No. 2
Date: Summer 2035
 

Alkahest: The Deathtoll Solution
Author: John M. Ford
Source: ADQ Vol. 3, No. 3
Date: Fall 2035
 

Checker's Pizza: We Deliver
Author: Brian Upton
Source: ADQ Vol. 3, No. 4
Date: Winter 2035
 

BLUD and Guts
Author: Andrew Egan
Source: ADQ Vol. 4, No. 2
Date: Summer 2036
 

Amateur Status (Nightsword Part 3)
Author: John Nowak
Source: ADQ Vol. 4, No. 3
Date: Fall 2036
 

Daddy's Girl
Author: Ramona Richards
Source: ADQ Vol. 5, No. 2
Date: Summer 2037
 

I'd Die For You
Author: Douglas E. Carey
Source: ADQ Vol. 5, No. 3
Date: Fall 2037
 

Repo Blues
Author: Robert J. Garitta
Source: ADQ Vol. 5, No. 4
Date: Winter 2037
 

Don't Kill the Messenger
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: ADQ Vol. 6, No. 4
Date: Winter 2038
 

Challenge Night
Author: David N. Searle
Source: ADQ Vol. 7, No. 1
Date: Spring 2039
 

Rise of the Phoenix
Author: France VangLang-Hoang
Source: ADQ Vol. 7, No. 2
Date: Summer 2039
 

And, Of Course, It Was Black
Author: Joel Mullins
Source: ADQ Vol. 7, No. 3
Date: Fall 2039
 

Amateur Night Rerun
Author: Leslie Fish
Source: ADQ Vol. 8, No. 1
Date: Spring 2040
 

Right Of Way
Author: Dan Lambert
Source: ADQ Vol. 8, No. 1
Date: Spring 2040
 

Angel of Mercy
Author: Laura Tripoli
Source: ADQ Vol. 8, No. 2
Date: Summer 2040
 

The Return of the Bear
Author: Andrew Metzger
Source: ADQ Vol. 8, No. 3
Date: Fall 2040
 

Living Down Justice
Author: Ian Knights
Source: ADQ Vol. 8, No. 4
Date: Winter 2040
 

Meeting the Inlaws
Author: Andrew Metzger
Source: ADQ Vol. 9, No. 1
Date: Spring 2041
 

Mercy Bullet
Author: Karol Szolvani
Source: ADQ Vol. 9, No. 2
Date: Summer 2041
 

Epilogue
Author: Robert J. Garitta
Source: ADQ Vol. 9, No. 3
Date: Fall 2041
 

Road Trip (Angel of Mercy Part 2)
Author: Laura Tripoli
Source: ADQ Vol. 9, No. 4
Date: Winter 2041
 

HERO For Hire
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: ADQ Vol. 10, No. 1
Date: Spring 2042
 

Comeback
Author: Daveed Gartenstein-Ross
Source: ADQ Vol. 10, No. 1
Date: Spring 2042
 

Telegraph Road
Author: Ian Knights
Source: ADQ Vol. 10, No. 2
Date: Summer 2042
 

National Past Time
Author: Daveed Gartenstein-Ross
Source: ADQ Vol. 10, No. 3
Date: Fall 2042
 

Oldest Trick in the Book
Author: Michael Stackpole
Source: ADQ Vol. 10, No. 4
Date: Winter 2042
 


Car Wars Short Stories - Driving Tigers/Road Wolves
 

The Secret Life of a Repo Man
Author: Robert J. Garrita
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 1
Date: Winter 2041
 

Highway 13
Author: Ben Carter
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 1
Date: Winter 2041
 

Payback
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 1
Date: Winter 2041
 

Epilogue
Author: Robert J. Garrita
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 2
Date: Spring 2041
 

Crash Test
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 2
Date: Spring 2041
 

Jersey Devil
Author:  Ed Tunis III
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 2
Date: Spring 2041
 

The Horde
Author: Joel Mullins
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 2
Date: Spring 2041
 

Ranger Kill
Author: Steph Burke
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 3
Date: Summer 2041
 

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed and Repo Blues
Authors: Robert Garitta and Ray Keegan
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 3
Date: Summer 2041
 

Bigger than Bigotry
Author: Tiv Lucas-Gates
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 3
Date: Summer 2041
 

Hawks and Doves
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 3
Date: Summer 2041
 

Early Retirement
Author: Ben Carter
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 4
Date: Fall/Winter 2041
 

Workhorse
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 4
Date: Fall/Winter 2041
 

Tinker's Dam
Author: Robert J. Garrita
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 4
Date: Fall/Winter 2041
 

Resurrection Part 1
Author: Steph Burke
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 4
Date: Fall/Winter 2041
 

The Three Bears
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: DTM Vol. 1, No. 4
Date: Fall/Winter 2041
 

U.S. 1
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/us1.html
Author: Christopher J. Burke
Source: HVD CWML
Date: July-November, 1997



Car Wars Short Stories - The Space Gamer


Street Legal
Author: John M. Ford
Source: The Space Gamer Vol. 1, No. 58
Date: December 1982
 


Car Wars Short Stories - Cybercop Trilogy by Ken Stone
 

MATURE     Volume 1: Don't I Know You From Somewhere?
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/dontknow.html
Author: Ken Stone
Source: SWAT HQ
Date: 1997
 

MATURE     Volume 2: She Wore Gunmetal Grey
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/gunmetal.html
Author: Ken Stone
Source: SWAT HQ
Date: 1997


MATURE     Volume 3: The Lady is Back
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/lady.html
Author: Ken Stone
Source: SWAT HQ
Date: 1997



Car Wars Short Stories - Independent Authors
 
 
MATURE    512: Deliberate Arson and Capital Punishment
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/arson.html
Author: James D. Barton, Ph.D.
Source: HVD Car Wars Mailing List Vol. 3, No. 2
Date: February 2048
 
 
Anime Car Wars Anthology
https://www.fanfiction.net/u/1080144/Sitting-on-the-Event-Horizon
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: December 2010


Anime Car Wars: Badlands Run
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3884306/1/Anime-Car-Wars-Badlands-Run
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: November 2007


Anime Car Wars: Dueltrack
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3761569/1/Anime-Car-Wars-Dueltrack
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: September 2007


Anime Car Wars: Fuel's Gold
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3524410/1/Anime-Car-Wars-Fuel-s-Gold
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: May 2007


Anime Car Wars: Green Circle Blues
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/4234588/1/Anime-Car-Wars-Green-Circle-Blues
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: May 2008


Anime Car Wars: Mean Streets
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/4670916/1/Anime-Car-Wars-Mean-Streets
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: November 2008


Anime Car Wars: Omega Force
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/5185491/1/Anime-Car-Wars-Omega-Force
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: July 2009


Anime Car Wars: The Trouble with Engagements
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/5935913/1/The-Trouble-with-Engagements
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: August 2010


Baby Its Cold Outside Anime Car Wars Style
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/6585453/1/Baby-Its-Cold-Outside-Anime-Car-Wars-Style
Author: Sitting on the Event Horizon
Source: FanFiction.net
Date: December 2010


MATURE     Duel in the Desert
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/desert.html
Author: John Romero
Source: SWAT HQ
Date: September 2001
 

MATURE    Good Guys or Bad Guys?
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/goodbad.html
Author: James D. Barton, Ph.D.
Source: CWIN Vol. 2, No. 12
Date: December 2049

 
MATURE    The Taxi Driver
http://www.seanet.com/~owenmp/fiction/taxidriver.html
Author: Giuseppe Filotto
Source: HVD Car Wars Mailing List
Date: August 1997-August 1998


Deep Woods Blues
Cappy Space
http://www.cappyspace.com/blog/?cat=3
http://cappyspace.com/blog/?p=142


MATURE   Driving Offensively
http://smartin.bol.ucla.edu/enigma/enigmata/v7no3/driving.html
Author: Aaron Vanek
Source: Enigmata Vol. 7, No. 3
Date: Winter 1993


Highway Cowboys
http://forums.sjgames.com/showthread.php?t=71972
http://forums.sjgames.com/showthread.php?t=76748
http://calgarynano.wordpress.com/2010/12/13/highway-cowboys
Steve Jackson Games Car Wars Discussion Forum and Calgary Nanowrimo Blog
August 04, 2010 and January 27, 2011
 


Car Warriors Comic Books


Car Warriors Vol. 1, No. 1: The Mad Mex
Publisher: Epic Comics
Date: June 1991
 
 
Car Warriors Vol. 1, No. 2: Diamonds and Steel
Publisher: Epic Comics
Date: July 1991

    
Car Warriors Vol. 1, No. 3: The Run
Publisher: Epic Comics
Date: August 1991
 

Car Warriors Vol. 1, No. 4: Bloody Blacktop
Publisher: Epic Comics
Date: September 1991