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Cover art: This 19th century engraving provides the setting for Encounters, by Kim Eastland.

This issue featured The Incants of Ishcabeble - by Bob Blake - Part 6 of the Prophecy of Brie module series (RPGA3 & RPGA4).

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Didn\'t like #16, and Problem players.

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Encounters
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Your party discovers the unmarked ruins of a temple - with no doorways.

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Cryptic Alliance of the Bi-Month
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A look at \'\'The Knights of Genetic Purity\'\' for the GAMMA WORLD game.

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Variants, House Rules, and Hybrids
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A look at some of the problems and benefits of some variant rules for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons.

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The Incants of Ishcabeble: An AD&D adventure for 10 PCs of levels 4-7
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The epic Prophecy of Brie continues in this 8-page mini-module. This is part 6; The four adventures from Issues

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The Fighter
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The archetypical fighter character for Dungeons & Dragons/Advanced D&D.

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Two New NPCs
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A couple of NPCs to use in your Advanced Dungeons & Dragons campaign: Ren Dwarfenson and Gungir

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Disguised Weapons
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Several weapons and accessories that have been disguised in unconventional ways for TOP SECRET: switchblade pipe

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Wishes Have Their Limits
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The \'\'Wish\'\' spell may not do all that you want it to in Advanced Dungeons & Dragons.

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DM Talk
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Advice from one DM to others of his species.

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Dispel Confusion
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Q&A about Dungeons & Dragons, Advanced D&D, BOOT HILL, GAMMA WORLD, STAR FRONTIERS, and TOP

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