Unlike most of the other Tunnels & Trolls solos I’ve read, Arena of Khazan (originally 1979, this edition 1982) isn’t a dungeon. As the name implies, it centers on arena combat for the entertainment of the Death Goddess and her citizenry. That’s all this is, combat after brutal combat, against people, against animals, against monsters. […]

I’m all out of Aftermath, so let’s take a look at Fantasy Games Unlimited’s Space Opera. This is the 1980 second printing (the first printing, also in 1980, is blue and has completely different cover art). Amusingly, this cover art, by Gene Day, was considered too risque, so the third printing features Robert Charrette’s version […]