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Fiction author and beer drinker
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Ty is a fiction author writing mainly in the genres of fantasy and horror, with some more literary works.
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Yes, this week I’m doing something silly. The idea occurred to me during a recent road trip. Behind the wheel of a car for hours on end, I had to have somethi(...)
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In the early days of tabletop role-playing games, mainly meaning the early days of Dungeons & Dragons, there was a certain amateur charm and excitement to(...)
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The most dreaded words I can hear from a game master are, “Describe your attack.” I’m not talking about describing complex character actions. That I understa(...)
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A brief history of Finesse The idea of using Dexterity to influence melee attacks in Dungeons & Dragons officially came about in Third Edition D&D with (...)
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For some while I’ve been kicking around the idea of writing a Nerdarchy series about games and toys from my childhood and early teens years, which were the 1970(...)
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You’re the Dungeon Master, or Game Master. You’ve spent hours planning out an adventure for your players. You wrote down all the stats for potential opponents(...)
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If you came here after reading the headline to this article, your mind is probably filled with images of longswords. While longswords are indeed a major compo(...)
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Imagine you are in charge of an alien race that must expand across the galaxy. You send out spaceships to find new planets, then you have to rework those plan(...)
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In 1976, just in time for the science fiction craze which would be kicked off by Star Wars, the Mego toy company released the Micronauts line of action figure(...)
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TSR will always be remembered as the company that created Dungeons & Dragons and kicked off role playing games, but it’s sometimes forgotten as the publis(...)
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Card games, tabletop games, role playing games, they’re all group activities. Even video games often nowadays are played with others, either online or on the (...)
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Each Thursday this month 57 Barnes and Noble bookstores throughout the U.S. will be hosting game nights from 7 p.m. until the individual store’s closing hours(...)
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