Dragon issue 237, Something Wild, was released in July of 1997. The first issue published after Wizards of the Coast purchased TSR, Inc.. There was a 6-month gap between this and the prior issue. It contained the following articles related to the Forgotten Realms:

Wyrms of the North: EldenserEdit

By Ed Greenwood. pp. 32–37

This article details the amethyst dragon Eldenser of the Sword Coast North.[1]

The Dragon's Bestiary: Venomous!Edit

By Kevin Melka. pp. 42–48

This article details a number of venomous creatures: snakes (black mamba, boomslang, cobra), lizards (gila monster, rough-skinned newt), and amphibians (poisonous frog, neotropical toad).[2]

TSR PreviewsEdit

By Uncredited. p. 116

New products for January, February and March.


  1. Ed Greenwood (January 1997). “Wyrms of the North: Eldenser”. Dragon #237 (TSR, Inc.), pp. 32–37.
  2. Kevin Melka (January 1997). “The Dragon's Bestiary: Venomous!”. Dragon #237 (TSR, Inc.), pp. 42–48.

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