Cover: K. C. Ellis
Part 1 – Seeing the Light: Lasers and other energy weapons. The scientific basis of lasers, advantages and
Organizational tips for fantasy RPG GMs and players.
State of the Magazine Report #2. Content of future issues.
A humorous look at Demons from the Elementary School Plane.
A book review of Weapons, by Matthew Balent. An illustrated compendium of medieval weapons.
A hypothetical battle replay pitting Hannibal vs Alexander using WRG 6th Edition Ancient Rules.
Confusing reality with the Space Invaders video game.
Photographs of miniature figures.
A replay of the scenario from issue 7 plus a new Russians vs Germans scenario for Avalon Hill's Squad
Rules for adding effective curses to fantasy roleplaying.
A profile of the board game company and magazine publisher Simulation Games/World-Wide Wargamers including
A large number of variants for Diplomacy players.
A review of Task Force Games' Federation Space boardgame.
A call for monster and magic item contributions for a new regular feature.
The Commander is ambushed while exploring the crippled prison ship.