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Dragon Magazine
Vol. XVI, No. 8
Issue #177
January 1992

"Relief for the Referee - Four articles to help the Dungeon Master remain the master."

Cover art by William Carman.

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Unusual role-playing games.

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Keeping the Party Going
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How do you get a half-orc, a dwarf, and an elf to work together? DMs: Give your party a reason to adventure

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That's Progress!
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The technological invasion of fantasy games: Gunpowder and worse.

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Secrets of the Masters Revealed
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A great DM = 1% inspiration + 99% perspiration. Apply fiction-writing techniques to game-campaign design.

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Defend Yourself
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When there are too many dice, make your players roll them! Speed up AD&D game combat with the THAC0 defense

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The Game Wizards
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A look at the ultimate one-volume RPG: The D&D Rules Cyclopedia.

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"If I Ruled the World..."
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Being a mad scientist is not just a job - it\'s an adventure! Mad scientists, megalomaniacs, and their motives in

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The Role of Books
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Is that a poltergeist or a lake monster? Check these new encyclopedias
for the answer. Virtual reality and virtual

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The Heroic Worlds Role-Playing Game Quiz
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Twenty questions that will drain your brain on games!

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The Voyage of the Princess Ark
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Have you heard of anyone who didn\'t want help slaying a dragon?

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Sage Advice
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Rules clarifications for AD&D. The Dark Sun setting.

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The Role of Computers
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Might and Magic III: terror in the Isles of Terra.

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