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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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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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Dungeon Master: "You've been fighting and slaying monsters all day. Your caster's spells are nearly depleted, all of you bare wounds, and you've just stabilized(...)
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As someone who writes fantasy fiction for a living, one of the questions I most often get asked is, “Where should I start reading your stuff?” In other words, w(...)
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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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If one travels in Nerd circles, it is nearly impossible not to notice the growing interest in Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) and similar organization(...)
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Dwarfs are always chugging away at a pint of sturdy stout. Halflings and half-orcs aren’t far behind. Even elves have been known to sip a light ale from time (...)
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