In our main feature for show number 2, we talked about where to find the books and other resources for 1st edition. Of course, eBay and Craiglist were the first places we suggested, but there are plenty of resources for those of you who have lost some of the books of your youth. Troll and
Reader Jervis Johnson kindly sent along the following short article by Gary Gygax, published in the October 1972 (No. 127) issue of Wargamer’s Newsletter. There’s no copyright statement on the issue from which this is taken, but it’s assumed to be copyrighted to Donald Featherstone, who began this venerable periodical in 1962.
Our main feature for show number one was based on an essay written by Matthew Finch, A Quick Primer for Old School Gaming. This is an excellent booklet, available as a free download on Lulu.com. We heartily recommend this to old and new players alike. While you’re at it, take a look at some of