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Game News (Issue 1 - Mar 1985)
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1985-03-00
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On the cover: a cross-section of typical adult games highlights our premiere issue. Design by Sharon Hart and Rick McClury. Photography by Rick McClury.

GAME NEWS is devoted exclusively to adult games and game-related products. GAME NEWS reviews current releases of role-games, war games, general adult games, and surveys new gaming miniatures. GAME NEWS also features cartoons, modules and scenarios, supplements, play-aids, "how-to" tips, and other information to make playing games more fun.

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Game News/Late News
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News items related to war games, board games, role playing, Sci-Fi and related topics.

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Editorial
Editorial

Welcome to the first issue and a list of features, including the plans to review as many games from as many

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Your Move: letters from readers
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As this was the first issue, there were no letters but a request for feedback from the editor.

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Convention News
News

Dates, locations, and addresses for RPG/Wargame conventions held from Mar. to June 1985.

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At Your Store
News

Listing of new games and products due to be available in stores in March 1985.

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An Interview With Ben Sargent...Gamer, Cartoonist and Pulitzer Prize Winner
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A short interview with Ben Sargent, editorial cartoonist for the The Austin American-Statesman and creator of the

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Serving the Computer in PARANOIA
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How to survive as a troubleshooter in Alpha Complex.

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PARANOIA SCENARIO: Massacre in D-18
Adventure

Robot Brains must be recovered - you are expendable!

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Cleaning Out Your Dungeon
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or How to Straighten Out a Campaign That\'s Gone Overboard! Some imaginative suggestions to put the GM back in

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Reviews
Review

A look at RuneQuest 3rd edition, Star Trek: The Role Playing Game, TOON: The Cartoon Roleplaying Game, PARANOIA: A

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A single panel cartoon- \'The Bureaucracy Game\'.

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Miniatures
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Recent releases from Grenadier, Ral Partha and Rafm.

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Basic Training for The Squad Leader Player
Article

Tips for kicking the opponent\'s pieces off the board in Squad Leader.

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AXIS & ALLIES New and Improved
Article

A look at the changes in an old favorite: Axis & Allies.

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