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KoDT 153 (PDF)

Please note that KODT 153 is available only as a PDF. The print copy is sold out.

Knights of the Dinner Table is a multiple award-winning magazine featuring the gaming industry’s most popular comic strip, as well as being a full-fledged gaming magazine featuring d20, HackMaster and other articles for gamers, from a gamer’s perspective.

Not only do thousands of gamers read KoDT and share it with their friends, they re-read it cover to cover and then re-read it again. Don't miss this hilarious and hysterical slice of (fantasy) life, and wonderful celebration of the gaming culture!

KoDT #153 (July 2009) TABLE OF CONTENTS

    The Strips

  • The Assignment
    • a Hard Eight Enterprises strip featuring: Tuley, Pete Skipowsky, Edmund Finley, Reynolds, and Heidi Jackson.
    • Heidi's demands for paperwork make Skip nervous.
  • The Absentee
    • a Knights strip: Sara runs Dave's character "El Mardico".
  • The Road to Hack
    • a Games Pit/Road Hack strip featuring: Weird Pete, Tank, Sheila, Stevil, and Brian.
    • The final four contenders square off.
  • Keep It Safe
    • a Hard Eight Enterprises strip featuring: Gary Jackson, JoJo Zeke, and Waco Bob.
    • Guess who bought DAWG: the RPG?
  • Pedal to the Metal
    • a Games Pit/Road Hack strip featuring: Weird Pete, Tank, Sheila, Stevil, and Brian.
    • What can Brian do with no weapons and no actions...?
  • One-Two Punches

    Feature Articles

  • The DawgFather {an adventure for Dawg the RPG} by Jerimy Grafenstein [order this as a PDF HERE]
  • Diseases in HackMaster Basic (includes a new cleric option [Mangrus, aka the Rotlord], a new cleric spell [Contagion], and six new diseases) {HackMaster Basic} by Kenzer and Company

    GameMaster's Workshop

  • Deadly Trappings: Bag Rippers {fantasy; systemless} by Barbara Blackburn
  • Casting Call: Madam Barburry {HackMaster Basic} by Barbara Blackburn
  • All Things Magic: Sword of Justice {systemless} by William Wiardo
  • Bait and Tackle: Generic Adventure Hooks and Encounters for the GM to run with {fantasy; systemless}
  • GMW: The Art of WaRPGs Part II {fantasy; systemless} by Jeff Phillips
  • The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Stosh, Anok Gannoirs, The Ravens {HackMaster Basic} by Jolly and Barbara Blackburn
  • Rustlers of the Night: Riding Horses, Ponies, and related information {HackMaster Basic} by Kenzer and Company

    Regular Columns

  • Tales from the Table: Actual tales from our readers
  • Web Scryer: Virtual Battlefields surfed by Kenneth Newquist
  • Geek Fu Action Grip: Stop Throwing Me Bones! observed by Mur Lafferty
  • Gaming the Movies: Pirates of the Caribbean by Jim Davenport


  • Lost Game Safari: D&D Basic scouted by Andy Miller
  • Lookin' at Comics: Space, Monsters scrutinized by Tony DiGerolamo
  • Special Review: True Realm explained by Mike Steele (You can also download this article as a PDF by clicking here)

  • The “Indy” Game Scene: Nine Worlds explored by Ashok Desai
  • Disks of Wondrous Power: E3 Lives! played by Rick Moscatello
  • Board Squawk: Incan Gold boarded by Nick Medinger
  • Off the Shelf: The Wyvern's Spur by Alan Moore read by Paul Westermeyer
  • Brian's Picks: Towers of Adventure, With Great Power, Say Anything


  • Cries from the Attic: Editorial of a madman
  • Table Talk: Our Readers Talk Back
  • Behind the Curtain:
  • Game Vine
  • Weird Pete's Bulletin Board
  • Back Room at the Games Pit
  • Parting Shots

    Other Toons

  • Always Something by the Brothers Grimm
  • Unnamed cartoons by Chris Avellone, Indy Bill, Robert Grover, Carl Evans, and Scot Krol

80 pages, b&w

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