Role Playing Games go mainstream!

One unexpected series of adverts that appeared in White Dwarf was the crossover of RPG games into the mainstream high street stores, surely a sign of how big the games were at the time, here’s the three adverts that appeared back in the 1980s.

Games Workshop / Top Man featured in White Dwarf 16 December / January 1979 / 1980

Top Man WD16 DEc Jan 1979 1980Selfridges featured in White Dwarf 81 September 1986

Selfridges WD81 Sep 1986

Debenhams featured in White Dwarf 83 November 1986

Debenhams WD83 Nov 1986