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Theater of the Mind Magazine - Issue #1

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Theater of the Mind is the first gaming magazine to embrace the bold mission of exploring immersive role playing, cooperative story telling, and direct reader involvement in its publication.

The phrase “theater of the mind” is used to describe an immersive role playing experience that takes place entirely within the imaginations of the players and story teller, requiring no props, maps or miniatures. Some have argued that it is the purest form of role playing, and although all role playing experiences can bring enrichment to those involved, the immersive game is the “holy grail” of role playing games.

The content of the magazine will include all systems, themes, styles and genres, though they will always be viewed through the lens of immersive role playing. Whenever possible, the magazine will be avoiding the inclusion of specific game mechanics in its content, allowing the reader to apply it to any role playing system.

Theater of the Mind will be including role playing related articles, maps, stories, character tales, adventures, game master tools, new creatures, children’s content, reader submissions, and much more.

Please don’t hesitate to offer feedback and suggestions. Theater of the Mind is intended to be an interactive resource for everyone who is interested in getting the most from their role playing experience.

This is the first issue, and we hope you enjoy it. We are looking for reader participation, so please visit our web site at:  and our Facebook page at:

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July 13th, 2013
I drew up the Creature Feature and the Shapes & Change comic strip in this magazine. When I got my copy of it I was very impressed with the other content in it. I think that this product is very reasonably priced for the great quality of the arti [...]
July 1st, 2013
Being a contributor to the magazine, I feel I can only offer an overview, rather than a review. That said - there's a lot to read, a lot to look at and plenty of laughs, too. The magazine dedicates itself to creating a conversation about role-playing [...]
July 1st, 2013
Theater of the Mind is not a breath of fresh air. It's hurricane of original content. Every single article can hold its own, and they are as varied as they are great. Ander Wood's musings on the actual definition of what immersive RP is, Runeslinger's [...]
June 30th, 2013
I've watched this magazine grow from an idea to a final product. I've watched as well as participated in conversations leading to the contribution of articles, artwork, comics, and photography. I proofread the articles as they came in. I was introduced [...]
June 30th, 2013
Finally a resource dedicated to soul of what roleplaying is. A fun read, full of great color art, that will leave you with a lot to think about. Read this magazine for a fresh perspective on the hobby, we all love so much. [...]
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July 02, 2013
This title was added to our catalog on June 27, 2013.