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Different Worlds (Issue 23 - Aug 1982)
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1982-00-00
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Special SUPERHERO Issue

Front cover: By William Thomas Willingham, the cover depicts the current X-Men on their way to work.

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The issue was actually reprinted due to demand. The reprint has "Collectors' Reprint" in the lower right of the front cover

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Editorial
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This special Superhero issue contents. Special dwarf issue next month.

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Different Views
Reader/Fan Mail

A collection of letters from our readers.

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Superhero Role-Playing Games
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A comprehensive survey and history of superhero role-playing games.

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Superhero 2044: Part-Time Superhero
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Using this campaign-oriented game for one-night sessions. Additional rules.

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Hendrex Island
Adventure

A one-night Superhero 2044 adventure to track down a mad renegade geologist.

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Villains and Vigilantes Designer's Notes
Article

The history and problems of the first edition and a preview of changes in the second edition.

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Supergame Designer's Notes
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The evolution of this game and stats for a number of well-known superheroes.

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Champions Designer's Notes
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Rules changes between the original and the boxed set versions.

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Role-Playing the X-Men
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Champions stats for the X-Men and Magneto.

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Terraforming Part II
Article

The earth-forming process of terraforming with High Guard spacecraft designs and a Striker vehicle design for

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Superworld Designer's Notes
Article

The history of the development of Superworld and a comprehensive list of errata.

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The X-Men Character Creation
Article

Superworld stats for the X-Men and Magneto.

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Adventure by Design
Article

Elements of good adventure design.

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Reviews
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Reviews of Task Force Games\' SuperVillains, Brian Phillips\' The Official Superhero Adventure Game, FGU\'s Death

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