Category Archives: games

Now I Have a Reason to Get an XBox One or PS4 (Maybe)

I have not made the change to a “better” console for gaming yet. I’m still using my trusty old XBox 360 (and occasionally the PS3) for all of my console gaming needs. And for me, it handles the task nicely. … Continue reading

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D&D Turned 40 This Weekend

In case you didn’t know, the venerable-yet-shows-no-sign-of-slowing-down RPG Dungeons & Dragons turned 40 over the weekend. No, I wasn’t in line to grab it when it first came out. Although I was, in fact, alive. I did, however, start to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Gary Gygax

Gary Gygax, the co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons and the man most closely associated with the boom in popularity of roleplaying games, would have been 75 today. When he died in 2008, I wrote two pieces about his death and … Continue reading

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D&D Players Can Be Ruthless In This Trailer for ‘Zero Charisma’

Long ago, when Dungeons & Dragons was just called D&D and about the time the first edition of Advanced Dungeons & Dragons arrived, I started playing the game. Back then it was a group of like-minded friends who gathered around … Continue reading

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For the D&D Fan In Your Life

Okay, this is kinda cool. D&D fans, take note. The fine and generous folks at Wizards of the Coast, in conjunction with DriveThruRPG, have launched Dungeons & Dragons Classics. What is this, you ask? Well, it’s an “online PDF store … Continue reading

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More Useful and Interesting Things

It’s the weekend so many of you are probably out doing weekend-type things. Good for you. Enjoy yourselves. In the interest of enjoyment, or in some cases entertainment or information to enhance your lives, here’s another list of useful and/or … Continue reading

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