October 2003

Copyright The Guild Companion © 2003

Editorial

Words from the Wise (Guys) - Nicholas HM Caldwell
Editorial changes and the latest d20 license change

Fiction

SYMKA Issue 8 - Sean McGinity
Extreme measures are called for when the superhumans visit a restaurant in the search for the mysterious tablets

Generic

Adventure Design Fumbles: Monsters - Robert Wenner
A final set of mistakes to avoid when designing adventures. This time the spotlight is on monsters

Press Release

Official Software for Rolemaster and HARP - ICE and Twin Rose Software


Review

Review: D&D 3.5 - Robert J Defendi with Matthew Fitt
A brief look at the new edition of Dungeons and Dragons from an author and gamer's viewpoint

Review: Powers of Light and Darkenss - Brent Knorr
A look at Terry Amthor's latest addition to the Shadow World tapestry

RMSS/RMFRP

Crafting Skilled Professionals - Steven Carpenter
A thorough revision of the craft and professional skills for fantasy settings

Formation and Shipboard Combat - Steven Carpenter
Two new skills for battlefield fighting on land and at sea

The Bulette: A RM Conversion - Kerry Drake
A reimplementation of the Bulette from the Revised System Reference Document for all RM editions. This is an Open Gaming article.