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Nov/Dec 1984

Contents:

  • What Happened to Runequest
  • Secret Societies: The Assassins
  • Guardians of El Dorado
  • Profiles from the Four-Fold Way
  • Deltans for Star Trek
  • "Louis Wu & His Motley Crew" a Ringworld Module (pullout section)
  • Regular Features

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Reader/Fan Mail

Letters to the Editor.

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The Gamer
Editorial

Introduction to this issue of Different Worlds. Also describes the star ratings system used starting with this

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Sword of Hollywood
News

Provides news and gossip about films and other goings-on in Hollywood.

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What Happened to RuneQuest: An Explanation of the Improvements to RuneQuest
Article

Describes the changes made to RuneQuest for the Avalon Hill Game Company version. Written by “The Chaosium

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Books & Gaming
Review

Reviews of “books with interesting world settings useful for creating imaginative role-playing

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The Assassins
Article

Part 1 of a series of articles on Secret Societies. Describes the history of the Assassins, “with the

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Amazon Artuams, Part Two: Guardians of El Dorado
Article

Describes the history and mythology of the search for the fabled city of El Dorado by the Spanish explorers of the

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V.W.P.B.N.L.
Article

“Void Where Prohibited By Natural Law – a discussion of superpowers in superhero role-playing

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Profiles from the Four-Fold Way: The Power Gamer, The Wargamer, The Role-Player, The Storyteller
Article

Describes four archetype characters (“or perhaps, each of the role-playing styles taken to illogical logical

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Turn Right At the Next Oasis
Art

A black-and-white line-art picture of a dragon giving directions to a party of adventurers.

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Louis Wu & His Motley Crew
Adventure

Special Ringworld Module, included as a 7-page insert to this issue of DW. Includes players’ information,

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Game Reviews
Review

Reviews 13 recent game and game supplement releases, including Ringworld, Chill: Adventures Into The Unknown,

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Deltans for Star Trek
Article

Describes the Deltan race for Star Trek: The Role Playing Game (FASA).

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Game Cons
Zine

Lists upcoming gaming conventions for 1984 and 1985.

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What's New
News

Briefly describes new game and game supplement releases, including those for new game systems, for Advanced

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Year: 1984
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Product Code: Issue 37
54 pages
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