cover by KMO
Steve, by PeriwinklePip *
Love Bites, by Cowboy Rider
Sunrise over ice, by Someone Else
Jabberwock, by mihlen & idolkilling
Head, by shukyou (主教)
Anathemaphilia, or, how I learned to love the Beast who so loved the world, by Viy Sitante
Home to Roost, by Iron Eater *
Tako Nyōbō, by TOFU+BEAST
Shousetsu Bang*Bang: The Monster in My Closet
[webzine, chaotic good]
Issue Number: 102
Saving Throws: Free +7, Gay +10, Smut +6
Skills: Tentacles +11, Happy Ending +7
Damage Immunities: haters, censors
Languages: English, various Monster dialects
Challenge: 69 (10000000 XP)
Queer: Webzine contains all manner of sexy content across gender and sexuality spectrums, representing creators from same.
Enduring: Webzine has been around since 2005 and is still going strong.
Read: Consuming the issue gives readers 10 (3d6) points to distribute among the following categories or skills: Smut Appreciation, Horny Grip, Arcane Monster Knowledge, Intoxicating Presence, Swallow.
Comment: Readers leave comments of praise and appreciation on the pieces they enjoy; contributors receive 24 (4d6 + 10) encouragement to return and contribute to future issues.
Share: Recommending the issue on social media gives issue 7 (1d6 + 4) perception bonus.
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