When Caesar stood upon the banks of the Rubicon looking south to Rome he hesitated. Before him stood the vast, complex mechanism of the past, glowing with a host of intricately woven stratagems. With him, he had but one legion, weary from 8 years of brutal war with the Gauls. But when called to surrender himself to the Senate and certain exile he did not hesitate. He called his legionaries to cross into Italy, to cross the Rubicon. And as he did so he said only this: Alea iacta est! The Die is Cast!
The Journal offers articles that range from the common and simple “How To” articles, to advice, adventures, free dungeon maps, new monsters, fiction, game review, humor, art and more.
Alea Iacta Est: The Cold Cold Ground. A look at character death, from the CK to the Players.
Hammer & Anvil: Stranger in a Strange Land: Adventure hooks for out of place character classes!
Dragon Grumbles: Tim Kask has a look back to 1974!!!
NEW:Letter to the Editor: Comments from readers!
Aihrdian Chronicles, Being the 14th Narrative: Meltowg battles his way through the Hlobane army and meets a human wizard.
Mark’s Mechanics: Mark Sandy takes another look at the illusionist.
Product Highlights: Steve Chenault looks at the A series, reborn and back in production. This long neglected series has been a TLG staple.
Marvallo, The April Fool: Casey Christoffereson brings you more classic gaming fodder.
Monsters of Aihrde: The Hlobane are legenday orcs, now play them in the game that brings it you in one simple package!
A Touch of Evil: The Black Librum of Nartarus. Finally Casey Christofferson gives us a new dose of spell in this necromancer’s book for C&C.
Road House Rules: Casey Christofferson takes us back to the Road house, New spell and magic item!