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Microlite74 Companion IV: Bestiary of Monsters Now Available for Free Download

Microlite74 Companion IV: Bestiary of Monsters Now Available for Free Download

I’m happy to announce that the fourth Microlite74 Companion volume is now available for free download — and pretty much on time (for once). Microlite74 Companion IV: Bestiary of Monsters contains descriptions of a large number of 0e and 1e monsters, including demons and devils. These descriptions are somewhat more detailed than those...

Spiderman (Almost) Wins White Box OD&D

Spiderman (Almost) Wins White Box OD&D

It took longer than I expected to get five donors to give me a number between 1 and 100 — different numbers between 1 and 100, that is. Last night, I finally had them so I emailed Todd to tell him he could finally select the winning number in our Second OD&D Giveawy...

Microlite74 Companion III: More Optional Rules Now Available for Free Download

Microlite74 Companion III: More Optional Rules Now Available for Free Download

I’m happy to announce that the third Microlite74 Companion volume is now available for free download. Microlite74 Companion III: More Optional Rules is the first Microlite74 Companion mainly written by someone other than myself. The vast majority of the material in this third Companion volume was written by Rachel Ghoul (Librarylass on our...

Microlite74 Companion II: Treasure Now Available for Free Download

Microlite74 Companion II: Treasure Now Available for Free Download

I’m happy to announce that the second Microlite74 Companion volume is now available for free download. Microlite74 Companion II: Treasure contains a large number of magical items of treasure and a sample system for randomly determining what treasure is a given group of monsters has. With the publication of this Microlite74 3.0 Companion...

More TSR Interviews: Jennell Jaquays and Clyde Caldwell

More TSR Interviews: Jennell Jaquays and Clyde Caldwell

Random Wizard has done another set of very interesting interviews with former TSR employees: This time Jennell Jaquays talks about working for Judges Guild (and working on Dark Tower), TSR, ID Games, etc. and Clyde Caldwell talks about working at TSR in the 1980s. Jennell Jaquays Interview Clyde Caldwaell Interview The Brown Box/Wee...

WOTC to Release Premium-Priced Collectors Edition of OD&D

WOTC to Release Premium-Priced Collectors Edition of OD&D

WOTC is going to release a premium-priced reprint of White Box OD&D (6th printing, I assume given the “White Box” reference) in late November for US$149.99. According to the blurb at WOTC, you get the three original booklets, Greyhawk, Blackmoor, Edritch Wizardy, and Gods, Demi-Gods, and Heroes, apparently with new cover art. From...

Classic D&D PDFs Available Again!

Classic D&D PDFs Available Again!

DriveThruRPG/RPGNow has classic D&D PDFs available again on a new site, DNDClassics. There are about 80 items available now (from all versions of DnD through 3.x) and more will be added each month. However, if you purchased D&D PDFs from DriveThruRPG/RPGNow before WOTC pulled them a few years ago, you will be able...

Rob Kuntz has a New Blog!

Rob Kuntz has a New Blog!

Rob Kuntz has a new blog: Lake Geneva Original RPG. So what are you waiting for? Go see it now, then come back and make a donation to our combined Toys for Tots/Holiday RetroRoleplaying Cancer Fund drive. For the next 2 days (say until 5:59 CST Sunday evening) any money donated to the...

Help the RetroRoleplaying Cancer Fund And Get a Chance at OD&D and AD&D Items

Help the RetroRoleplaying Cancer Fund And Get a Chance at OD&D and AD&D Items

This is an updated post about the Holiday RetroRoleplaying Cancer Fund Drive. As several additional donor giveaway items have been added since the drive started, the original post is out of date. Therefore, I’m posting this new updated version. Background: As many regular readers know my wife had oral cancer some years back...