For almost 25 years I’ve been playing Star Fleet Battles and its derivatives, and while I’m still no expert, I know as much about them as anyone who has played them for any length of time. Ironically, it’s not that I’m that enamored with Star Trek or the Star Trek universe, but more that I’m fascinated by the level of detail that Amarillo Design Bureau (ADB) has put into the game, as well as the idea of big, cool-looking spaceships chewing through one another with energy weapons.
This pdf from Mongoose Publishingis 142 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 137 pages of content, so let’s check out what Van Graaf’s tome has to say about adventuring…
This massive book from Mongoose Publishing is 250 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 5 pages advertisement, 1 page back cover, 1 page SRD, leaving a whopping 241 pages of content on dragons, so let#s dive right into draconic glory.
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When I heard about Designers & Dragons from Mongoose, I downloaded it right away. I started to read it and after a while I had to stop. I just couldn’t continue. I had to go and buy the paper version of the book. My fascination with role playing games has increased by understanding the politics and history behind them.