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KoDT 216 (PDF)

Contents of "The Tie(s) That Bind" (#216): PDF edition

This PDF features color KoDT strips and color throughout. It is also tablet optimized with embedded links (not only internal to the document but also to external links and references made in the articles).

About The Cover

The Fraim Brothers are back this issue with another special cover. Another cover that actually hints/speaks of the action inside the issue it graces. Will wonders never cease...?

The Strips

• Status Report
Bob takes the opportunity during a break in the action to assess his troops' performance
• 28 Levels of Concern
A question is raised about Hunter's high-level character
• On the March
The unusual events at B.A.'s table alarms the staff at Hard Eight
• Track Back
Brian is rattled as he and Sara discuss how to handle Bob's tactics
• To Toss a Dwarf
Bob's team has a radical plan and Hunter is key
• Dice Bags and Elbows
War Pappy sends out the next wave
• The Spell Slap Fight
The battle heats up as opposing mages duke it out
• Friendly Ire
Several arguments break out around B.A.'s table as tempers (and spells) flare up
• The Road is Paved
Sara and Brian realize that Bob isn't the only one who can employ special tactics
• One-Two Punches

Special Features

She Loves a Man in UNiform
    She Loves a
    Man in Uniform

    Dressing your NPCs for success in your RPG campaign means paying attention to detail.

by James Davenport

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  • Lost Game Safari: The Creature That Ate Sheboygan by Scott Thorne
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  • Cries from the Attic: Editorial of a Madman: Questions from the Mail Bag by Jolly Blackburn
  • Table Talk: Our Readers Talk Back
  • Weird Pete's Bulletin Board
  • Back Room at the Games Pit
  • Parting Shots

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