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Crusader (Volume 6, Issue 25 - Oct 2011)
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The Crusader (Volume 6, Issue 25 - Oct 2011)
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2011-10-06
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Alea iacta est! The Die is Cast!

The Crusader Journal is undergoing a slow metamorphosis. While continuing our focus on Castles & Crusades we are branching out into a more main stream of popular culture. Its not more additives for one game system or the other, rather Crusader is looking at all those things that draw us together as a culture, from the movies we watch to the books we read, the technology that drives us and the pastimes that occupy our free space. Join us for the latest issue of Crusader.

We welcome Jonathan Murdock to the pages of Crusader! His webcomic, now in print!

IN THIS ISSUE
• Alea Iacta Est: Gen Con 2011 Wrap Up (a little Troll Con and Origins to boot)- Steve takes a look back at this year's conventions; from top to bottom.

• The Pankratiast; Western Style Monks for you C&C game. Eric Piper takes an in depth look at the monk, retooling the class to fit a more westernized version.

• Historical Footnotes: Weapons of Mesopotamia. Joseph Wolz had a look at the main armaments of the Mesopotamian warriors!

• Stairway of the Gods a C&C Adventure. Another jaw dropping adventure by John Wright. Its quick and bloody, the road to the Gods!

• Dropping Into Adventure: Unusual Approaches to Dungeon Crawls. Gerald Buldak joins us this issue with a new approach to a pillar of the games we love to play.

And MORE
• Gods of Aihrde: Moridain, The Cobbler
• Rings of Brass: The Lothian Chronicles.
• Monster Ecology: The Chimera
• Comics with Peter Bradley & Marvin Breig and Jonathan Murdock
• Movie Quotes, Recipes, Humor and more

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Continued work on the Castle Keeper\'s Guide.

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news on many various products in the industry.

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Alea Iacta Est "The Die is Cast"
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Gen Con, Origins, Troll Con? Wrapping up the Cons.
A talk of conventions past.

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Dropping Into Adventure
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An Unorthodox Approach to Beginning a Dungeon Crawl.

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Movie Review
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A review of the movie Sucker Punch and some recommend books to read.

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Game Review
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A review of the Boardgame 7 Wonders by Repos Productions.

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New Class for C&C: The Pankratiast
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A new class for C&C
The Pankratiast

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A Stairway to the Gods
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Ultimate Crypt #3
An Adventure

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Life in the 24th Century...BC
The second installment of Historical Footnotes dealing with ancient

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Being the 23rd Narrative of the Lay of the Lothian Princes
A tale of the Elven Warlord, Meltown-Aet-Ohd, Prince of

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Monster Ecology
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Explaining the Strange Beasts That People The Halls of our Imagination.
The Chimera

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The Gods of Aihrde
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A write up on the god Moridain, Firthnach, The Cobbler

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Dried Ink: Magic Items
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New Magic Items
Drakenthul’s Neverending Mug
Gauntlets of Crippling Strength
The Rod of Mighty Mucking

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