In the magical year of 1994, Ravenloft debuted as a campaign set but the real horror was that TSR sued the whole entire internet. The internet is a wild place, but back in the early days of its creation in the years between when the oceans drank Atlantis and the rise of the sons of […]
Do you play games to win? Well I have some bad news for you…but At least you can rest knowing that everyone is a Powergamer.
Dark Sun is a world unlike any other in the D&D cosmology–full of blazing hear, apocalyptic furor, and debilitating magic, here’s how it was born. Apocalyptic magic, ancient dragon sorcerer-kings, and a desert-drenched world where survival is a struggle–these are the guideposts of Dark Sun. It is a world unlike any other in Dungeons & […]
The Diana Jones Award is handed out every year for “excellence in gaming” but it’s actually a remnant from one of the worst RPGs ever made. Every year at Gen Con, a secret committee of mostly anonymous, mostly middle-aged white guys who have been in the gaming industry for years, presents the coveted Diana Jones […]
Planescape is one of the most beloved settings in D&D. It changed the game, and it came about in part because people were worried about satanism in D&D. In all of Dungeons & Dragons, no setting may be quite as impactful as Planescape. This setting with its multiverse-spanning ideas that helped sow the seeds for […]
If you’ve ever played a D&D video game, you likely owe it all to one company – SSI. Here’s how a golden box made a name for cRPGs. D&D and video games are an inseparable pair. Truly. Neither would be what they are today without the other. Whether it’s D&D’s influence that helped shape early […]
The World of Darkness carved a dark, edgy niche in the RPG empire, but the brooding 90s led to a storm of controversy at the tail end of the 2010’s… In the World of Darkness, monsters lurk in every shadow. Vampires weave intrigues and schemes from their secret lairs scattered throughout the city, looking down […]
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