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Alarums & Excursions
Issue 503
September 2017
Ignorable Theme: The use (and abuse?) of hero points or other game mechanical currencies, and how best to avoid either hoarding or splurging.

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A Few Paragraphs from the Editor
Editorial

Submission requirements, table of contents, theme for future issues, other publications of interest, and a

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Tantivy
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August Natter (California fires/personal update); Tales of Peril: The Complete Boinger & Zereth Stories of

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Oops, Wrong Planet
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News from the D&G Cross Home For “Special” Basset Hounds (personal update); CritterCon 10

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QUA AE7KL #30
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Prophets (how to use prophets in games); Tri-Partite Commentaria of Delusion (Comments on A&E #502); I Hate

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Mark Mumbles
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Letter from Mark

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Comments
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Comments on Ignorable Theme (The use (and abuse?) of hero points); Comments on A&E #502.

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This Isn't The Zine You're Looking For #312
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Convention Plans; Natter; Comments on A&E #502; Thoughts on Ignorable Theme Comments (How do you create a

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The Biblyon Free Press
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Comments on A&E #502; Villains & Vigilantes 3.0; Carpe Librum (Reviews of: Kim by Rudyard Kipling, The

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Mermecolion at a Picnic #373
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Sharks! (Sample weresharks); Comments on A&E #501.

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Subplot Kudzu #198
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All About Me (Personal Update); Comments on Ignorable Theme (The use (and abuse?) of hero points); Game Mechanics

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Sinister Things #249
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Comments on Ignorable Theme (The use (and abuse?) of hero points); Kublacon (part 3) Excelsior! Academy: Junior

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The Chrononautical Bulletin #3
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Introduction; News (Personal update); Apology: Riddley Walker; Comments on Ignorable Theme(The use (and abuse?) of

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Egg Learns to Walk #227
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News (Personal Update); DEXCON 20 Writeup: Numenera, Nano House in the Beyond (Convention Report/Session Report);

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Virtuality and Its Social Consequences
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Social consequences in games based on virtual technology use (Five bands and descriptions); The Orc and the

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Yggdrasilliness #2
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Chances Are Good(?) (Personal Update); Modular Memory (history of RPG product Catapult Run and designer notes);

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