- Peter: a 5-time winner of the trophy; The Risk Master
- Gary: the previous holder of the Risk Master trophy; The Atlantean Champion
- Alan: has never won the trophy, despite his love of nuclear explosions; Proponent of “Peaceful Coexistence”
- Steve: perhaps the only one who could prove a threat to Pete’s might– if he played more games; The Occasionally Present
The Game: Nuclear War (x2!)
Game the First
Apparently, people want to keep the person in the lead from winning more games. Who knew? Through the use of propaganda, Steve’s population dwindled so quickly that he never even entered the nuclear-phase of the war. Gary fared much better than Steve, but not better enough. Nuclear weapons took him out soon enough.