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Polyhedron (Issue 3 - Nov 1981)
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1981-11-00
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Vol. 1, No. 3
Cover Artist: Erol Otus.

This was a special oversized 32 page issue of "RPGA News", labeled Winter 1981-82.

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Official Notice
News

News about the creation of the RPGA Scholarship Fund.

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White Rabbits
News

News about delays in the production schedule.

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Notes from HQ, Part I
Fiction

A story of a monster\'s exposure to the holiday season.

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Where I'm Coming From
Editorial

News about the RPGA, the success of the newsletter, and the change to a bimonthly schedule.

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Letters
Reader/Fan Mail

Letters suggesting new columns for the newsletter, a question on figurine painting, and a british request for

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Dispel Confusion
Article

Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Q&A from The Game Wizards: questions on caltrops, surprise, alignment, bards,

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RPGA Interview With...Jim Ward
Interview

Talk with the creator of Metamorphosis Alpha, GAMMA WORLD, co-author of the original Gods, Demigods, & Heroes

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FITS Game at the GEN CON XIV Convention
Article

A blow-by-blow account of the first official FIGHT IN THE SKIES Tournament, won by Chris Weiser.

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DAWN PATROL Preview
Article

Medals in the 7th edition of FIGHT IN THE SKIES, retitled DAWN PATROL.

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Turnbull Talking
Article

An article from the UK\'s Dungeons & Dragons Player's Association Newsletter on hit points. Originally printed

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Figure Painting
Article

Preparing for 25mm figure painting, including notes on an ideal working environment, and the basics of brushes,

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Convention Wrapup 1981
Article

A summary of the events and winners of the GEN CON XIV and GEN CON EAST conventions.

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TOP SECRET Gadget Contest
News

Announcement and rules of the first annual contest.

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Codebook
Article

Some info about code and secret messages, along with 4 secret messages for readers to decipher.

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Notes from HQ, Part 2
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News related to membership issues, orders, and correspondence.

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This was just called TSR RPGA magazine for the first four issues; it was not officially titled Polyhedron until issue #5.

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