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"The Role-playing Games Monthly"

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FEATURES

"Gift from the Gods"
Clerical spells and the gods in AD&D - Thomas Mullen

"Watch Out, There's a Thief About"
Thieves in Warhammer - Richard Halliwell

"All in the Family"
Fiction about Griselda in Glorantha - Oliver Dickinson

"The Black Broo of Dyskund"
A Runequest cavern crawl scenario - Ken Rolston

"A Ballad of Times Past"
An AD&D scenario with a difference for about 8 characters of 4th-5th level- Dave Morris and Yve Newnham

DEPARTMENTS

Open Box
A look at some new games by independent reviewers:
-"Cthulhu Companion" reviewed by Jon Sutherland
-"Superworld" reviewed by Jon Sutherland
-"Daredevils and Daredevils Adventure 2" reviewed by Marcus L Rowland
-"Knight Hawks" for Star Frontiers reviewed by Andy Slack

Critical Mass
"Awful Secrets"
Science Fiction and Fantasy books reviewed by David Langford

Thrud the Barbarian
Thrud visits his local by Carl Critchlow

Starbase edited by Bob McWiliams
Extending UPPs for NPCs in Traveller by Bob McWilliams

Letters
Readers' views, questions and comments

"Gobbledigook" cartoon by Bil

The Travellers
Aftab the Greek gets his come-uppance by Mark Harrison

Fiend Factory edited by Albie Fiore
"Creatures in Exile" - The Many Coloured Land in AD&D
-"Firvulag, Tanu and Howlers, Magical Torcs" by Paul Harden

Runerites
Regular department for Runequest edited by Oliver Dickinson - "Runequest Economics" - Economics in Runequest by Russell Massey

Treasure Chest (D&D ideas) edited by Jamie Thomson
"A Page of Many Things"
"The Dungeon Cart" by Thomas Price
"Thieves' Wordsearch" by Graham Staplehurst
"Drowning rules for D&D" by Graeme Davis

News
What's happening in science fiction and fantasy gaming

Small Ads
Clubs, Help! and Classifieds

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Editorial

Ian Livingstone introduces new colomns for Car Wars and figure painting, plus the expansion of the computer

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Gifts from the Gods
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Suggestions for expanding the background rationale of the Cleric character class in Advanced Dungeons & Dragons

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Open Box
Review

The latest games and rulebooks reviewed by independent authorities.
-Cthulhu Companion, by Jon

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Critical Mass
Review

Dave Langford\'s monthly SF and Fantasy book review.
\"Awful Secrets\"
-Daedalus Mission sextet, by

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Thrud the Barbarian
Comic

Thrud enjoys a quiet drink at The Hobbit\'s Armpit.

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Watch Out, there's a Thief About
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All in the Family
Fiction

A RuneQuest story, set in Pavis, Glorantha, by Oliver Dickinson.
Previous Griselda stories appeared in White

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Starbase
Article

The regular Traveller department, edited by Bob McWilliams.
\"Extending UPPs for NPCs\" - Loyalty,

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The Black Broo of Dyskund
Adventure
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A RuneQuest cavern crawl, by Ken Rolston. RuneQuest rulebook and Cults of Terror required.

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Letters
Reader/Fan Mail

Readers\' mail edited by Ian Livingstone.

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Gobbledigook
Comic

\'Gook stands up to a bully.

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The Travellers
Comic

Mark Harrison\'s space-going comic strip.
\"Chapter 7: Travellers v Retarded D&D\"

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A Ballad of Times Past
Adventure
Map

An Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (1st Edition) Scenario for about Eight Characters of 4th-5th Level, by Dave Morris

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Fiend Factory
Article

Readers\' monsters and characters for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (1st Edition), edited by Albie

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RuneRites
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The regular department for RuneQuest, edited by Oliver Dickinson.
\"RuneQuest Economics\", by Russell

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Issue: White Dwarf (Issue 51 - Mar 1984)
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Year: 1984
Saddle Stapled (modules/pamphlets)
48 pages
Size: A4
0.30 pounds
English
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