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From publisher blurb:

Welcome to the long awaited issue, celebrating the 30th “Anniversary” of Star Frontiers.

We started out this year in celebration with a Virtual Con in March. Thank you to all who helped set it up, and to everyone who participated. We had participation from coast to coast.

As you can see, there have been a few changes to the Star Frontiersman. We have a new layout (crafted by Bill Logan in a secret PGC lab located far below the bowls of their main building at Point True) and a new editor, William Douglass.

Hi I’m William, a.k.a. Karxan on the starfrontiers.us site. I will be heading up the next few issues and will continue the high-quality that is expected for our community webzine.

As promised in the last issue, we are starting out with a great interview in celebration of Star Frontiers by none other than Zeb Cook!

Also, look forward to a future issue with a surprise contribution from Steve Winter.

Raise your dice hand high!

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David \"Zeb\" Cook is an American game designer best known for his work at TSR, Inc., where he was

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The Robot Ward
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Contrary to much popular fiction, robots are not immortal. An irresponsible master is the downfall of many

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Optional Rules
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Carnage in Star Frontiers & Cartography Resources

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Frontier Toxicological Report
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These reports were compiled from the Frontier News Network.

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Alien Race Generation
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The following tables have been created to allow a Referee to randomly generate an alien species for the Star

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The Yazirian Files
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The Yazirian Files is a new series in the Star Frontiersman that falls under the Core Races topic heading.

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Creative Refereeing
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Quests, Stories and Rails in the Sandbox

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The "Magic" of the Frontier
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In comparing and contrasting science fiction role playing games to fantasy RPGs it always struck me that, besides

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Frontier Fiction
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\"Raptor, this is Dauntless,\" the radio crackled to life with the voice of Dauntless\' captain.

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Knight Hawks
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In the Warriors of White Light module (SFKH-0) there were no fighters in the Royal Marine order of battle.

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Catastrophic Settings
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Hostile Weather, Disasters, and Other Acts of God, Err, I Mean Evil Game Masters

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The Coming of the S'sessu
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First contact with the S’sessu occurred shortly after a brief skirmish between the S’sessu and the

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The Zuraqqor Strike Back
Adventure

Knight Hawks, like any other game, needs variety to keep it exciting. This article can add some of that needed

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The Zuraqqor
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During the remastering of the article “The Zuraqqor Strike Back”, found in this webzine, I was

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Basilisk Survey Expedition Report
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This is the preliminary survey report by the Basilisk Survey Expedition (BSE).

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