Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Vintage Dragon Magazine Game Advertisements

Courtesy of Dragon Magazine #18 (September '78--one of my all-time favorite issues, which also features a review of Traveller):

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Lastly, don't pass up this exciting opportunity:



Where do I sign up? Or is being 30 years plus 1 month a bit late to the party?

3 comments:

DNAphil said...

One of my favorite Ads was the Amber:Diceless add. It was in later Dragon issues, but it always caught my eye, and made me wonder just what a Diceless RPG was.

Any chance in your Dragon archives, you have that Ad?

Zachary The First said...

Let me check! I'm a huge Amber fan, and that would make me happy as well. I think that's a little too late for the collection I currently have. :(

tim h said...

Those ads set my innards to a tingling. My personal favorite was the Jorune ads in the back of Dragon, they seemed positively strange, what with the big eyed humans in the funny rounded hats.