Dragon issue 198, Ready for an October walk?, was released in October of 1993. It contained the following articles related to the Forgotten Realms:

Pin Back Their Ears!Edit

By James B. Couch. p. 10

Handling Lycanthrope PCs in AD&D and D&D games.

Beyond the GraveEdit

By Tom Moldvay. p. 20-29;39

The legends and lore of the Wight, Wraith, and Mummy. Includes stats for variants on all three.

Campaign Journal: Scimitars against the DarkEdit

By Wolfgang Baur. pp. 65-71

This article gives tips how to create a dark, Ravenloft-flavored version of the Al-Qadim setting.[template]


  • Priest-defender
  • Sungazer


Soul-Swords & Spirit-SlayersEdit

By Spike Y. Jones. pp. 82-88

This article describes alternative uses for the honor points from the Oriental Adventures for use in the Kara-Tur setting.[template]


Novel Ideas: The making of a hardcover novelEdit

By Marlys Heeszel and Rob King. p. 91

R.A. Salvatore, Drizzt, and Starless Night.

TSR PreviewsEdit

By Uncredited. p. 120

New products for November.

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