Fantasy Productions was a German company founded in 1983 by Ulrich Kiesow, Werner Fuchs and Hans Joachim Alpers. It initially produced metal miniatures. In 1984 Ulrich Kiesow wrote the RPG Das Schwarze Auge which was published by Schmidt Spiel in partnership with Droemer Knaur. In 2001 FanPro licensed FASA's Shadowrun and Battletech properties and set up a USA subsidiary: FanPro LLC. In 2007 they started selling their gaming assets and focused on publishing novels. In 2012 FanPro folded and were replaced by FanPro Fuchs & Fuchs GbR.