It seems that Playground Magazine isn’t dead, after all. Starting from issue #5, it’ll be run by Rollespilsakademiet, which is some sort of Danish outfit. I think. I don’t know, and their news post isn’t much more informative.
The magazine was announced as ceasing publication after issue #4 back in November.
Anyway, this is great news. Gaming magazines are a good thing. Besides, Playground covers really weird stuff of a kind that I would never, ever run into on my own.
Now, I just need to find the third issue from somewhere. It’s listed as having the article “Porn Star Dungeons”, which I think is absolutely charming (Zak, is that you?). Also, I would like to reiterate that it really is a roleplaying GAME magazine, not the other kind of roleplaying. Usually. I think.
Welcome back, Playground. Now, I have an analytical essay about the soundtrack of Watchmen to write…