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Cover: Turn on, jack in, drop out. Wunderkind Corey Macourek put together our technocover.

The theme of this issue was technology, featuring:

* Virtual Seattle update: news on Shadowrun tournament rules
* PBeM games: tired of waiting on snail mail? Take your games into the electronic age
* Character Generation Programs: Need PCs/NPCs fast? Let your computer do the work

Any sufficiently advanced technology...

will be very expensive to fix.

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Your Initiative
Reader/Fan Mail

Letters from RPGA members about membership goals, clubs, yearly adventures, contacting writers, and requests for

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Notes From HQ: New Year, New Offerings
Editorial

New Tournament policies, new database capabilities, new value for service points, new resolution to pay in a

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Table Talk
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Game Fair charity haul, Decathlon play events update, the new guy (Mark Middleton), and the membership

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Elminster's Everwinking Eye: The Border Kingdoms
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A look at the quiet village of Irl in the Forgotten Realms.

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City Stories
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The Silver Halls: Tyr\'s Temple in Ravens Bluff. A Living City feature.

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Welcome to Star*Drive
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A preview of the Star*Drive campaign setting for the Alternity Game System.

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The New Face of the Enemy - Faceless
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Play by Email games on the internet, includes a list of popular PBeM sites active in the late 90\'s.

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Character Generation Software
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A list of electronic character generation programs for AD&D 2nd ed, Earthdawn, Shadowrun, GURPS, and a couple

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Robots for Dummies
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A humorous guide to your new electronic servant!

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Virtual Seattle Update
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The transfer of oversight of Virtual Seattle from Ron Heintz to Wes Nicholson, and news about rules

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It's Technical, Billy: Tech Winners from the 1997 Decathlon
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Winners of the Sidekick/Henchman category, Lisa Tomihiro, and Tech Toy category, Paul Gosselin.

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The Toenail of Chaos
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DRAGONLANCE: FIFTH AGE contest winners from way back in issue 123.

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Powers That Be: Boccob - Lord of All Mages
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A look at one of the deities of the WORLD OF GREYHAWK for AD&D 2nd ed.

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Conventions
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A list of conventions held from Jan. to Sep. 1998.

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Classifieds
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Ads from readers looking for players, DMs, gaming clubs, games, etc.

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