System Design Journal #1

System Design: My AD&D Project As I mentioned in my last post (The Path Forward), I have decided to embark on some design exercises all with the idea of using the results in my next campaign. They...

The Path Forward

Fire Born Games As many of you may know, over the past 4 years or so, I have been involved in an endeavor that started as Mischief, Inc. and evolved into Fire Born Games. Sadly, I misunderstood the ki...

Gary Gygax Day 2017

Each year around this time I find myself reflecting on a man I never met. A man whose life and works affected my life deeply. That man is E. Gary Gygax the father of the modern role playing game and t...

July 27 is Gary Gygax Day

Today, July 27th is the birthday of Gary Gygax. He would have been 77 years old today. Lately this day has become known as Gary Gygax Day, and I think among gamers of all kinds this is a proper trib...