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Well, we're back. In our second superlative issue, we're tackling the question "What is Role-Playing?" It's a good question, and often one that's hard to answer. Andrew Rilstone, our first celebrity guest writer, gives us his comments, along with others. These are joined by the continuing History of Role-Playing, plus news, links and your mail. And, oh yes: to win a copy of the new Men in Black RPG, see below. And see the editorial for all the other details. Cheers, Ed.

Contents:
Editorial - Making the sequel - Steve Darlington
RPG News - The low-down on what's up
Local News - Briscon vs Maelstrom
Once Upon a Time - A difficult introduction -Steve Darlington
Articles:

  • All the Boys But My Johnny are Marching out of Step - A lament for the unrealised potential of RPGs - Andrew Rilstone
  • The Search for a Definition - Why is role-playing so hard to define? - Gary Pellino
  • What The Hell Do You Think You Are Doing? - A question we often have to ask ourselves - Brett Matthews
  • The History of Role-Playing, Part II: "Re-Opening Pandora's Box" - The great history continues

Readers' Letters - Thanks for the feedback
Gaming Links - Sites for sore eyes.

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