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Vol. IV No. 2 of Dragon Magazine, then called "The Dragon."

Cover Art by Dean Morrissey.

This issue contained a full boardgame "The Awful Green Things From Outer Space" by Tom Wham.

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Dragon Rumbles
Editorial

Why gamers should try to help others understand just what \"role playing\" and \"wargaming\"

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The Politics of Hell
Article

A history of Satan and the other fallen angels after the war against heavan and they had been cast down.

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The Dungeon Masters Guide: Developers' Notes & an interview with the author
Interview
Review

The development of the Advanced Dungeon & Dragons Dungeon Masters Guide (AD&D 1e), with notes from several of

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A Short Course in D&D
Article

A teacher at Cranbrook Prep School talks about teaching an entire class of 55 students how to play Dungeons &

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The Cavalry Plain at Austerlitz
Article

Historical background of a battle between Napoleon\'s forces and the Allied Russian and Austrian troops.

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Simulating the Cavalry Plain
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Setup and rules for simulating the battle between Napoleon\'s troops and the Allied Russians and Austrians at

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From The Sorcerer's Scroll
Article

Evil: Law vs. Chaos; an examination of the evil alignments from the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon

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Six Guns & Sorcery
Article

Conversion tables and notes for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (1st Edition) and Boot Hill (2nd Edition), that were

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Fantasysmith's Notebook
Article

A guide to buying miniatures for your Dungeons & Dragons/Advanced Dungeons & Dragons game.

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Armies of the Renaissance
Article

Part IV - The English; An examination of the major trends in English military development.

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Elvish Tactics in Fantasy Miniatures
Article

An examination of Elvish tactics, arms, and armor for miniatures wargaming.

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Up on a Soapbox
Editorial

Conventions: The Manufacturer\'s View; A look at the real cost for manufacturers to attend a convention.

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Out on a Limb
Reader/Fan Mail

Letters about back issues, Cross of Iron Errata(from last issue of Little Wars), mutated animals in METAMORPHOSIS

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Convention Schedule 1979
News

A list of the major conventions held from August \'79 to March \'80.

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GENCON XII Status Report
News

An update on the convention schedule and how the gas shortage will affect the convention.

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