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Volume 4, No. 2

A supplementary publication. To quote the editorial, "focusing on specific types of games and subjects."

For issue 20.5, the last "half issue", there was no theme.

From the table of contents:

Special Features

  • Interview: Nigel Findley - A talk with the late designer and author
  • On the Edge: SHADIS Shares Some Secrets - Lists, variants, deckbuilding tips, league rules, a sneak peek at nexzt year... and rust! Yum!
  • "Nazis - I Hate These Guys!" - How to turn those pesky fascists into great RPG villains

Gamemaster's Workshop

  • Advantages and Disadvantages - Spicing up your character from Steve Jackson's GURPS
  • Plotwerks: Into the Sunset? - Why westerns don't make good RPGs an a setting that addresses the problem
  • Noble Encounters - Think all inbred aristocrats are the same?

Think again

  • Making the Scene - Twelve reasons why you should give small time fanzines a look

Regular Departments

  • Cries from the Attic - Editorial of a Madman
  • Zine Scene - A closer look at the small press world
  • Other Rags - A listing of our worthy competition
  • Market Platz - Classified, announcements, conventions, etc.

Comics

  • Stick Figure Theatre - Warped little toons from the mind of Chris Avellone
  • Knights of the Dinner Table - The boys depose B.A.! Plus part two of... The Face Off
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Knights of the Dinner Table
Comic

Part Two of The Face Off

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Interview: Nigel Findley
Article

A talk with the late designer and author.

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On the Edge: SHADIS Shares Some Secrets
Article

Lists, variants, deckbuilding tips, league rules, a sneak peek at next year... and rust! Yum!

Illustrated by

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"Nazis - I Hate These Guys"
Article

How to turn those pesky fascists into great RPG villains.

With Matt August
Illustrated by Matt Wilson

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Stick Figure Theatre
Comic

Warped little toons from the mind of Chris Avellone

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Stick Figure Theatre
Comic

Warped little toons from the mind of Chris Avellone

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From Intense to Inept: Two Dozen New Advantages and Disadvantages for GURPS
Article

Spicing up your character from Steve Jackson\'s GURPS.

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Stick Figure Theatre
Comic

Warped little toons from the mind of Chris Avellone

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Plotwerks: Into the Sunset?
Article

Why westerns don\'t make good RPGs and a setting that addresses the problem

Artwork by Richard Emond
Map by Jolly

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Noble Encounters
Article

Think all inbred aristocrats are the same? Think again.

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Zine Scene
Review

A closer look at the small press world.

World Domination Review; Idolum Quarterly; Louis Porter\'s Fallout;

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Making the Scene
Article

Twelve reasons why you should give small time fanzines a look

Art by Stacy Fitz

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Other Rags
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A listing of our worthy competition.

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Market Platz
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Classifieds, announcements, conventions, etc.

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