My Time With Groo

Groo: The Game is currently $110 and up on eBay. And the expansion alone is currently $50 minimum. It is honestly one of my favorite games. And as a game designer myself, I admire it. I feel fortunate to have been part of its production. The game is based on more »

Defeating Ithaqua

Yesterday at the breakfast table (after breakfast; I’m not a barbarian), I finally beat Ithaqua with a random team of investigators. I mean beat him. This crew was so well prepared they could have walked out his cave right into the Nyarlathotep scenario, beat him, and so on down the more »

To Gygax

I had thought this sonnet lost! But I found it yesterday, while sorting through some old boxes of games and memorabilia, and I don’t think I’ve shared it publicly before. I wrote it for Gary Gygax after having worked with him on the Dangerous Journeys role-playing game. Like countless hobby more »

Moving On

Okay, folks, I’ve a confession. Dark Conspiracy is like an old girlfriend who ran off with another guy. Bughunters languishes in someone else’s basement pit. Dragon Dice and I remain on speaking terms, but we’re separated. I gave them each all my heart, but they’ve moved on. I’m older now, more »