So that is what's up with those hobgoblins in the corner of level 3 of the Castle of the Mad Archmage.
Surprise Kills Obmi
Me, I know him from the Gord books, and of course G1-3 originally.
The Repulsor Ray story I know from Gary Gygax's Dragon column.
I didn't realize we'd skated so close to it.
We probably weren't going back, either.
Oh well. Let's just say we heard about what's there from rumors in town.