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Dragon #428 is a [missing data]-page digital magazine issue for Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition released in [missing data].

Official synopsis[]


3 Scary Stuff by Steve Winter Getting scared is a kick, even when it's all for pretend.

4 Backdrop: Westgate by Erik Scott de Bie The city of Westgate is brimming with opportunity—for those who can handle the risk.

13 Court of Stars: The Wild Hunt by Aaron Infante-Levy The Horned Lord was adopted into the Green Court, but he was destined to fall from favor.

17 Fright Night by Steve Winter So what if heroic characters have icewater in their veins? Your goal is to spook players.

23 Channel Divinity: Amon the Wolf by Tim Eagon Amon the Wolf terrorizes Avernus and other planes in his quest for vengeance against the enemies of his lord, Levistus.

28 Bazaar of the Bizarre: Treasures from the Far Realm by Eytan Bernstein A magic item crafted in the Far Realm may be useful in mortal hands, but never let one fool you into thinking it's your friend.

32 Rumor Has It by Skip Williams You'll never be at a loss for local events and rumors if you keep this list nearby.

38 The Speaking Skill of Themraver Hall by Ed Greenwood

In the gloomy, rotten-floored Themtraver Hall dwells the Speaking Skull.


Development and release[]


The book was written by Eytan Bernstein, Michele Carter, Jeremy Crawford and Erik Scott de Bie. Art was provided by Eric Belisle, Wayne England, Jim Nelson and Vincent Proce.


Dragon #428 was released by Wizards of the Coast in for $[missing data] US or $[missing data] Canadian.

On December 15, 2015, it was re-released in digital format. It is currently available on DriveThruRPG and Dungeon Masters Guild for $2.99.

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Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition
Core rules
Player's HandbookPlayer's Handbook 2Player's Handbook 3
Monster ManualMonster Manual 2Monster Manual 3
Dungeon Master's GuideDungeon Master's Guide 2
Starter Set
Adventurer's VaultAdventurer's Vault 2Arcane PowerThe Book of Vile DarknessDark Sun Campaign SettingDark Sun Creature CatalogDemonomiconDivine PowerDraconomicon: Chromatic DragonsDraconomicon: Metallic DragonsDragon Magazine AnnualEberron Campaign GuideEberron Player's GuideForgotten Realms Campaign GuideForgotten Realms Player's GuideHammerfastInto the Unknown: The Dungeon Survival HandbookManual of the PlanesMartial PowerMartial Power 2Menzoberranzan: City of IntrigueMordenkainen's Magnificent EmporiumNeverwinter Campaign SettingOpen Grave: Secrets of the UndeadThe Plane Above: Secrets of the Astral SeaThe Plane Below: Secrets of the Elemental ChaosPlayer's Handbook Races: DragonbornPlayer's Handbook Races: TieflingsPlayer's Strategy GuidePrimal PowerPsionic PowerUnderdarkVor Rukoth
Keep on the ShadowfellThunderspire LabyrinthPyramid of ShadowsDeath's ReachKingdom of the GhoulsPrince of UndeathKing of the Trollhaunt WarrensDemon Queen's EnclaveAssault on Nightwyrm FortressThe Slaying StoneOrcs of Stonefang PassDungeon DelveDungeon Magazine AnnualHalls of UndermountainMarauders of the Dune SeaRevenge of the GiantsScepter Tower of SpellgardSeekers of the Ashen CrownTomb of Horrors
Starter SetRules CompendiumHeroes of the Forgotten KingdomsHeroes of the Fallen LandsMonster VaultDungeon Master's KitMonster Vault: Threats to the Nentir ValePlayer's Option: Heroes of ShadowPlayer's Option: Heroes of the Elemental ChaosPlayer's Option: Heroes of the FeywildThe Shadowfell: Gloomwrought and BeyondMadness at Gardmore Abbey

Dragon Magazine #428