Pyramid: Previous 'Past' Issues

About every third month, Pyramid devotes itself to a theme that ties in, roughly, to "times of yore." (In GURPS terms, this is anything from TL0 to TL4 – from the dawn of time through 1700 or so.) Since fantasy gaming is so popular, most of these issues also contain magical or fantasy-related ideas. Topics include historical exploration, magic on the battlefield, and tools for clerics.

Pyramid #3/116: Locations

Pyramid #3/116: Locations (June 2018)

Adventure isn't just what you do; it's where you go.

An interesting place to visit makes any campaign come alive. In this month's

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Pyramid #3/114: Mind Over Magic

Pyramid #3/114: Mind Over Magic (April 2018)

The mind is the key to magic . . . and vice versa.

The power of misdirection begins in the mind. This month's issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers, looks at the strangeness of shadows, the intrigues of imagination, and the melding of magic and mental matters. Unleash new spells based on glass and names. Stop the machinations of artifacts of evil, or do more of the impossible in dungeons. With this issue, the limits of your imagination are where the magic happens!

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Pyramid #3/113: Dungeon Fantasies

Pyramid #3/113: Dungeon Fantasies (March 2018)

Traps, terrors, and treasures are waiting for heroes.

Tombs teem with trouble and tricks, but terrific trinkets await the intrepid! This issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers, gives gaming goodness for both the Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game and the GURPS Dungeon Fantasy line. Make heroes in new ways courtesy of Dungeon Fantasy architect Sean Punch. Face monsters that are treasures themselves, and discover the genesis of Dungeon Fantasy Traps. With this issue, there are dozens of ways to die . . . but it's all worth it!

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Pyramid #3/111: Combat II

Pyramid #3/111: Combat II (January 2018)

Are you looking for a fight?

When it comes to combat, the right tool, trick, trapping, or teammate can make all the difference, as shown in this installment of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers. Unleash the mythic power of firearms with Christopher R. Rice and S.A. Fisher. Go hand to hand against monsters in the Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game by becoming a wrestler, or find your fortune in a dogfight-heavy GURPS Spaceships setting. With this issue, you'll find your fight!

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Pyramid #3/109: Thaumatology V

Pyramid #3/109: Thaumatology V (November 2017)

Reality won't bend itself.

Books and brews and alternate views! The world of magic just got bigger with this issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers. Unleash new alchemical wisdom that challenges adventurers to think on their feet to do the impossible. Lash out against arcane enemies with the mage-hunter for the Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game. With this issue, imagine the unimaginable like never before!

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Pyramid #3/108: Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game III

Pyramid #3/108: Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game III (October 2017)

The dungeons are more dangerous than ever.

Sharpen your sword and summon your friends; you'll need them to survive! This issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers, expands the Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game by bringing you more of what you're hunting for. Learn how to augment existing monsters with Dungeon Fantasy RPG designer Sean Punch, and use those methods on nine new creatures of myth and legend. Uncover the secrets of David L. Pulver's "Hydra Island," where death lurks just a soggy step away. With this issue, your tombs are stocked and adventure awaits; all that's needed is your heroes!

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Pyramid #3/106: Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game II

Pyramid #3/106: Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game II (August 2017)

The dungeons are stocked, and the heroes are ready.

The time for adventure is nigh . . . and you're prepared! This issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers, offers more excitement for the Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game. Add new threats to your underground lairs with six sinister undead from Sean Punch and nine deadly traps from Christopher R. Rice. Outfit your dungeon delvers quickly and easily with ready-calculated kits of useful gear. Unimaginable treasure beckons within these pages, and adventure awaits!

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Pyramid #3/105: Cinematic Magic

Pyramid #3/105: Cinematic Magic (July 2017)

When the lights dim, magic's glow is undeniable.

Some magic is so exciting, explosive, and hyperkinetic, it feels like it's flying off the screen and into your mind. This issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers, provides new kinds of magical options for cinematic universes. Use the power of GURPS Thaumatology: Sorcery in your super-heroic settings. Revel in David L. Pulver's guide to tapping the might of a dead god to accomplish the impossible. With this issue, your games just got more like a summer blockbuster; just add popcorn!

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Pyramid #3/104: Dungeon Fantasy RPG

Pyramid #3/104: Dungeon Fantasy RPG (June 2017)

The dungeon beckons; dare you answer the call?

It's never too soon to prepare for adventures of a lifetime! This issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers, is devoted to the Dungeon Fantasy Roleplaying Game. Learn the basics of the game with "Trapped in the Living Tomb" -- a complete, ready-to-play solo adventure. Make a random heroic background with David L. Pulver, or devise a complete campaign framework with the roll of some dice. With this issue, the world of dungeon-delving excitement is closer than ever!

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Pyramid #3/103: Setbacks

Pyramid #3/103: Setbacks (May 2017)

Not all challenges can be solved with a sword or blaster.

To rise against adversity, you must first understand the problems you face. This issue of Pyramid, the PDF magazine for roleplayers, presents a variety of setbacks and obstacles for adventurers to overcome. David L. Pulver offers a system for GURPS Spaceships malfunctions to endure and fix. Matt Riggsby gives designer's notes for GURPS Hot Spots: The Silk Road that includes a handful of new mythic monsters perfect for that historical setting. With this issue, it's the right time for things to go wrong!

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Sample Articles

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