Fight On! magazine - Issue #2, Summer 2008

The premier fanzine for the old-school renaissance rolls on, jam-packed with 88 pages of fantastic content. Features an interview with Dave Arneson, co-creator of the original Dungeons & Dragons game, as well as articles from Steve Marsh, Vincent Baker, Patrick Farley, Geoffrey O. Dale, Gabor Lux, Kesher, Calithena, Jeff Rients, James Maliszewski, Victor Raymond, Andrew Reyes, Kevin Mayle, and many, many more! This issue features four full adventures - including a long one for the original Empire of the Petal Throne game - new fantasy worlds, monsters, magic, rules, character options, NPCs, maps, tables, and many other things you crave to bring your fantasy adventures to life on the tabletop. Come unlock your imagination, and keep Fighting On!
Table of Contents:
Dedication to Dave Arneson…………………………….1
The Tower of Birds (Gabor Lux)………………………..3
The Devil’s in the Details (Kesher)……………………....6
The Penguin as Player Character (Patrick Farley)…...8
The Dragon-Blooded (Calithena)……………………….12
Knights & Knaves (Karen Collins)……………………...13
The Monster Machine (Vincent Baker)…………………14
The Darkness Beneath (Hackman)…………………..….19
Tables for Fables (Age of Fable)……………………..…26
The Seven Swords (Jacob “Badelaire” Boucher)……...…27
Shields Shall Be Splintered (J. Brian Murphy)………...…28
Panicked Mounts and Falls (Geoffrey O. Dale)…………30
The Entourage Approach (David Bowman)………….…31
Ye Olde Magic Shoppe (Jeff Rients)……………………32
Unusual & Magical Spirits (Max Davenport)……………35
Random Inn Generator (James Edward Raggi IV)…...…36
Adventure Flowchart (Dan Eldredge)………….……….44
Education of a Magic User (Douglas Cox)…………...…45
The Outdoor Map (James Maliszewski)……………...…46
The Wilderness Architect (Victor Raymond)………...…52
Barbarian Magic Items (Baz Blatt)…………………...…58
Handgonnes & Cannons (L. William Schneider)……..…59
The First Dungeon Adventure (Greg Svenson)……...…60
Dave Arneson, Blackmoor, & Me! (Robert Lionheart)…62
Interview with Dave Arneson……… ………………..…63
The Red Gem of High Cartography (Edsan)………...…64
The Magic of Mistworld (Steve Marsh)…………………82
Oceanian Legends (Del L. Beaudry)………………….…84
Finish the City! (Andrew Reyes)…………………...……86
Creepies & Crawlies (Jeff Rients)…………………….…87
Artifacts, Adjuncts, and Oddments (Gabor Lux)……..…88
Index of Illustrations & Cartography: Front Cover by Kevin Mayle; Fight On! logo by Jeff Rients. Back cover by Del L. Beaudry. Dave Arneson photo by Madeline Ferwerda. Interior art by Gabor Lux (3, 4, 5); Kesher (4, 7, 25, 71); Andrew Reyes (6, 27, 31, 36, 45, 86); Justine Shaw (8, 10, 11); Otherworld Miniatures (9); Peter Seckler (12, 14); Adele Lorienne (13); Vincent Baker (16, 18, 22); Robert S. Conley (20, 48); David Bowman (23); Age of Fable (26); Lee Barber (29, 34, 83); Anthony Stiller (33, 59); Santiago L. “Zulgyan” Orνa (43); Dan Eldredge (44); Douglas Cox (45); Kevin Mayle (61); “Murdock” (63); Seskimo (65, 69, 72, 80); and Edsan (74, 77, 81). We also used public domain clipart from karenswhimsy.com (30, 39, 40, 46, 49, 50, 54, 55, 57, 88) and wpcclipart.com (52).






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