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"The Role-Playing Games Monthly"

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FEATURES

"The Crazy File" - Silly Behaviour in Mega-City One - Pete Tamlyn

"Spellbound!" - Overview of magic in Superhero games - Phil masters

"The Final Frontier" - Discover the Star Trek RPG - Alex Stewart

"A Secret Wish" - An adventure for MERP and D&D - Graham Staplehurst

"A Cast of Thousands" - Fleshing out NPCs in RPGs - Graeme Davis

"The Cars That Ate Sanity" - 1920s Car Chases in Call of Cthulhu - Marcus L Rowland

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"Open Box"
Your guide to what's new in the shops
"DC Heroes" RPG reviewed by Marcus L Rowland
"Stealer of Souls" reviewed by Phil Frances
"The Daleks and The Master" reviewed by Barry Bailey
"The Sea Elves" reviewed by Phil Frances
"Alone Against the Dark" reviewed by Phil Frances
"The Yellow Clearance Black Box Blues" reviewed by Marcus L Rowland

"Critical Mass" edited by David Langford
"Starting Points" - Science fiction and fantasy books reviewed

2020 Vision by Colin Greenland
Your guide to the latest genre movies.
"White, Frothy and Malevolent" - The Jewel of the Nile, Crimewave, The Stuff, Young Sherlock Holmes, Biggles, Clan of the Cave Bear and Enemy Mine.

"The Travellers" comic strip by Mark Harrison
Another wacky travelogue

Letters edited by Ian Marsh
Noisome missives from our readers

"Thrud the Barbarian" by Carl Critchlow
An all-American Superhero?

Treasure Chest - regular department for readers' AD&D ideas
"Gaming for Heroine Addicts" by Chris Felton
No sexism please, we're British

Tabletop Heroes - figure reviews and painting tips by Joe Dever
"Double Exposure" - Simple photographic techniques

"Gobbledigook" by Bil
Enters a new dimension

Fracas! by Supermole
Latest gossip and hobby news

Small Ads
Let your eyeballs do the walking...

Win a signed hardback copy of Chris Achilleos's "Sirens" in our competion on page 59.

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Editorial

Ian Marsh announces a whole new team for White Dwarf 78 as production moves to Nottingham.

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Open Box
Review

Fantasy and SF products currently in the shops are reviewed by independent authorities.
-DC Heroes RPG by Marcus L

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Critical Mass
Review

Fantasy and SF Book review, written by Dave Langford.
\"Starting Points\" including reviews of:
-The

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2020 Vision
Review

Fantasy and SF movies covered by Colin Greenland
\"White, Frothy and Malevolent\"
-The Jewel of the

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The Crazy File
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New Crazes for Judge Dredd RPG by Pete Tamlyn
-Tastoburgers
-Home-synthing
-Botting
-Gaxers

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Spellbound
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Magic in Action / Adventure (Superheroes) RPGs, by Phil Masters
-Creating and running magical PCs and NPCs in a

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The Final Frontier
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Role-playing in the Star Trek universe by Alex Stewart.
-A guide for introductory GMs.

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The Travellers
Comic

Afftab the Greek gets his just deserts and a countdown to escape.

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Letters
Reader/Fan Mail

Ian Marsh edits and comments on Readers\' letters.

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A Secret Wish
Adventure

A scenario for MERP and D&D Expert / Companion / Masters suitable for any number of characters of almost any

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Thrud the Barbarian
Comic

Thrud vs The All American Legion of Extremely Stupid Heroes.

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A Cast of Thousands
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Non-player Characters in Role-Playing Games, by Graeme Davis.
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The Cars That Ate Sanity
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1920s Car chases in Call of Cthulhu, by Marcus L Rowland.

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Treasure Chest
Article

\"Gaming for Heroine Addicts.\"
Advice on running and catering for female characters in fantasy

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Tabletop heroes
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\"Double-exposure\"
Painting and modelling hints and tips, written by Joe Dever.
Photographic techniques

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