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White Dwarf (Issue 28 - Dec 1981)
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Publication Date
1981-00-00
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"The Science Fiction and Fantasy Games and Miniatures Magazine"

Contents:

FEATURES

"The Magic Jar" - Converting characters from one RPG to another - (Andy Slack)

"Operation Counterstrike"
An interplanetary AD&D scenario - (Marcus L. Rowland)

"On Target"
A Traveller hit location system - (Stephen Cook)

"Games Day '81"
A pictorial report - (Ian Livingstone)

DEPARTMENTS

Starbase - "Sorry" a Traveller mini-scenario - (Bob McWilliams)

Open Box - A look at some new games by independent reviewers - "Fiend Folio" for AD&D, "ICBM" board game, Traveller scenarios and supplements, "Undead" board games (Jamie Thompson, Michael Polling, T D (Trevor) Graver, Bob McWilliams, Rob Hugget)

Character Conjuring - War Smiths - a new fighter sub-class - (Roger E Moore)(edited by Jamie Thompson)

Letters

Treasure Chest - A miscellany of magic items for D & D (Roger E. Moore, Andrew King, John S. Davies, Georgia S. Moore) (edited by Jamie Thomspon)

Fiend Factory - "Out of the Woods" a collection of fiends from the forest, edited by Albie Fiore. (Monsters by Simon Miller, Albie Fiore, C N Cartmell, R D Bowes, Alan and Anthony Howcroft)

News

Clubs, Help! and Classifieds

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Editorial and Letters
Editorial

The editor asks for suggestions for new themes for role-playing games.

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The Magic Jar
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An article featuring percentage tables for converting from one characteristic system to another, with notes or

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Starbase
Adventure
Map

Sorry! An adventure cameo for Traveller, by Bob mcWilliams.

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Open Box
Review

SF and Fantasy games and rulebooks currently in the shops reviewed by independent authorities.
-Fiend Folio by

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Character Conjuring
Article

War Smiths - a sub-class of the Fighter for the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (1st Edition) game, with special

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On Target
Article

A Critical Hit system for Traveller by Steve Cook.

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Operation Counterstrike
Adventure
Map

An Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (1st Edition) scenario utilising space travel methods discussed in White Dwarfs 26

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Letters
Reader/Fan Mail

Readers\' mail edited by Ian Livingstone.

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Treasure Chest
Article

A regular feature devoted to readers ideas for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (1st Edition). This issue, some new

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Fiend Factory
Article

A regular department featuring readers\' monsters for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (1st Edition), edited by Albie

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Games Day 1981
News

A pictorial report with results of Games Day awards.

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News
Editorial

\"Midgardian\" Gaming News and Industry gossip in a parody of The Guardian.

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Small Ads
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Classifieds, Club Notices and Help!

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