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  • Back in the day when the (then) current version of the most popular RPG was known as Advanced Dungeons and Dragons, Second Edition, the company that owned D&D, TSR, released a great number of highly imaginative campaign settings, such as Planescape, Spelljammer, Ravenloft, Al-Quadim, Birthright, and Dark Sun. Sadly, none of these settings were very successful compared to Greyhawk and the Forgotten Realms, so all were officially discontinued when Wizards of the Coast bought TSR. And to be fair to WotC, TSR had already stopped supporting most of them. In those days I was still in high school, and so could never afford any of these settings, even though they fascinated me greatly. Fortunately, thanks to the internet, now that I have a job, I have a second chance at getting my hands on this great stuff. As a result I'm now collecting a lot of books that I always wanted to have back then. Sadly, I don't have as much time to actually read the material,
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