Gygax Magazine launched earlier this year — named for one of the creators of Dungeons & Dragons, and featuring the involvement of Gary Gygax's sons. Now TSR's given us a sneak preview of their second issue, due next week, featuring a cover by Jeff Easley.

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The cover features Easley's classic and instantly recognizable style, and is not one of his more widely known works (it appeared on a 1,000 piece jigsaw puzzle, but not many other places, as far as I can tell). Check out the full cover below.

TSR also shared the production image of issue #2's table of contents. The dedication to the classic style of Dragon Magazine circa 1985 is obvious, but this isn't just a nostalgia trip for fans of out of print AD&D editions. Gygax #2 features articles on a number of modern fantasy RPGs and board games (I count five different systems mentioned in the ToC), plus some interesting pieces on writing adventures and the history of gaming.

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You can find more information on Gygax Magazine at the official site. Issue #2 will ship on August 14, and will be available at Gen Con too.