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Valkyrie Quarterly 27

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Valkyrie is a quarterly British roleplaying magazine based on grass roots roleplaying, to use a clich?: 'by gamers for gamers'. Its content is predominantly scenarios, source material, optional rules etc with fairly minimal industry related content. Valkyrie does however have a good reputation for its honest, no nonsense reviews.

Valkyrie's regulars are 'News From the Trenches' a column on gaming advocacy, (by 'The Escapist's' Bill Walton); Saint's and Sinners: 'Where gaming meets the real world!; 'Soldiers of Fortune, a miniatures review column and Battlelines - a section on SF/fantasy miniatures gaming with, this issue, an introduction to Rackham's 'Confrontation'.

And the popular comic strips: 'Yamara' and 'Thrud the Barbarian'.

In issue 27:

* Preview: A/STATE - Contested Ground Studio's Dickensian SF RPG

* Feature review: Victoriana - Heresy Gaming's Fuzion powered fusion of magic and steampunk

* First Spawn - a complete, free RPG of diabolical Darwinism

* Curse of the Wendigo - a survival scenario for All Flesh Must Be Eaten

* At Home With the Gordons - an in depth look at the personalities in a wealthy Edwardian household

* The Dragons Flames (for Shadowrun) - The elite troubleshooters of corporate mogul, the dragon Lofwyr.

* Stronger Than Steel - official martial arts rules for Victoriana

* News round up of the Summer RPG releases

* 10 pages of reviews

VAL027 Valkyrie Magazine #27

A4 format

64 pages

8 pages colour

 
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November 24th, 2004
Great to see Thrud back - worth it for that strip alone, the fact that it comes with other brilliant rpg related news, reviews and useful material is the icing on the cake! QUALITY: Very Good VALUE: Very Satisfied [...]
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October 30th, 2003
Its very hard to objectively review something like Valkyrie because what might have been good in it for me is useless to you. I bought it primarily for the article on martial arts for Victoriana but I also was very pleased with the article that detailed [...]
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October 8th, 2003
It was okay. The specific article I bought the magazine for was much too short. [...]
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October 1st, 2003
Excellent magazine, used to be difficult to find in the shops. A brilliant idea to distribute in PDF form. [...]
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