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#165 "The Better Part of Valor"

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#165 "The Better Part of Valor"
Category: Novels & Comics
Publish Year: 2010
Pages: 80
Dimensions: 6.5x10.25x.2"
Restockable: Yes
NKG part #: 2147897877
Mfg. part #: KEN165
Type: Comic


The Strips

Under PRESS-ure
   •A Hard Eight Enterprises/Off the Grid strip: The new edition of HackMaster goes to the presses - along with an announcement.
The Fishing Expedition
   •A Games Pit/World of HackKraft strip: Weird Pete unknowingly gives Team Ninja a lead.
Skimpily Irresistable
   •A World of HackKraft strip: Sara's character gets hit with a special grenade.
After the Bomb
   •A World of HackKraft strips: Sara gets some revenge.
Carry the News
   •Pete learns some surprising news.
The Lost Strips
   •"A Really Tough Bar Wench"
Lost Strip: Just Rewards
   •Bob's thief steals a special necklace.
Lost Strip: And Baby Makes Five
   •The Knights find an orc child.
Lost Strip: The Orc is Not My Son
   •An orc is worth how much?
Black Hands 2010 Special #1: Sneak Peek
One-Two Punches

Feature Articles

Close Encounters of the Random Kind: Dead... But Not Forgotten {systemless} by Larry Granato
Beyond the Book: Expanding the Mage's Codex (Part II) {HackMaster Basic} by Kenzer and Company

GameMaster's Workshop

Bait and Tackle: Generic Adventure Hooks and Encounters for the GM to run with
All Things Magic: Protector Hood {systemless} by Barbara Blackburn
Casting Call: Pet Pet {systemless NPC} by Barbara Blackburn
Deadly Trappings: Tedlir's Tender Trap {fantasy; systemless} by Barbara Blackburn
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Hul'Mar Dilomas, Estand Ichil, Transen Stron {HackMaster Basic NPCs} by Barbara Blackburn
Rustlers of the Night: Pit Howler {HackMaster Basic} from Kenzer and Company

Regular Columns

Tales from the Table: Actual tales from our readers
Web Scryer: The Star Frontiers Renaissance surfed by Kenneth Newquist
Geek Fu Action Grip: Media Detox gripped by Mur Lafferty
Gaming the Movies: Sergio Leone westerns by Jim Davenport


Lost Game Safari: 2300 AD scouted by Andy Miller
Lookin' at Comics: Heroes Con scrutinized by Tony DiGerolamo
The “Indy” Game Scene: Dust Devils explored by Ashok Desai
Disks of Wondrous Power: Bits and Pieces: Mount & Blade, Majesty 2, Legio, Din's Curse, played by Rick Moscatello
Off the Shelf: The Last Seal by Richard Denning read by Paul Westermeyer
Board Squawk: Defenders of the Realm boarded by Nick Medinger
Brian's Picks: Dungeon Lords, The Quick and the Drunk, Summoner Wars


Cries from the Attic: Editorial of a Madman
Table Talk: Our Readers Talk Back
Friendly Local Game Store: Main Street Comics and Games
Weird Pete's Bulletin Board
Back Room at the Games Pit
Parting Shots

Other Toons

On Guard by the Brothers Grimm
The Legend of Bill by David Reddick
Unnamed cartoons by Caleb Wallace and Jolly R. Blackburn