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This is not an actual issue of The Oracle, but is a contemporary imagining of the never realized sixth issue. It was edited and produced by...Tim Hutchings, with kind permission of Christopher Bigelow. Contributors were asked to write as if they were themselves in 1983, and more or less that's what they did. There are exceptions, of course. The Erol Otus piece is lifted directly from his contemporary Island Town adventure, one of my favorite scenarios. Each author wrote with different levels of 1980s style and roughness. Allen Ruch did an especially thorough job of this, allowing his ignorant younger self to criticize two of his favorite things: Erol Otus and the Cthulhu Mythos.

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The Empath: An NPC Class
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Life for most first-level characters in the AD&D game is nasty, brutish, hard, and short. Even the simplest of

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Medieval Cities and FRP
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Medieval cities and FRP go together like chocolate and peanut butter. Dungeon delving and defeating dragons are

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Reader Ideas: Spells
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Portrait Eyes (Alteration); 1st Level

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The New Race Combinations of Island Town
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Island town is surrounded by a seemingly endless freshwater sea. It is mostly barren rock from which has been

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In our final installment of the Dungeon of Kroom, our adventurers have the chance to finally learn who dwells in

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Movies: Another Look at The Thing
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Gaming Publications: Dieties and Demigods Review
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The Nightland, in Call of Cthulhu
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"For this article, I’ve written up a selection of the lesser horrors Hodgson describes [in The

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