D&D NEXT Release Dates!

  • Cyberpunk 2020: The Retro Futuristic Legacy Of...

    With the news of Mike Pondsmith being named as the Industry Insider Guest of Honor at this summer's Gen Con, I decided to write about one of my favorite and formative role-playing games: Cyberpunk 2020. As someone who enjoys science fiction more than fantasy, this game...

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    The War on Imagination

    With geek media now mainstream, it's easy to forget that there are still pockets of society where role-play is unacceptable. A recent spat on Star 99.9's Couple's Court demonstrated some of those limits by putting a child's propensity for dressing up on trial: A husband and wife were having an argument on whether or not their nine-year-old daughter should be allowed to wear a superhero costume to...

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    Tonight's Retro Gaming Session: GHOSTBUSTERS!

    So tonight we're doing a one-shot of a retro game I haven't looked at since the 1980s - the official Ghostbusters RPG from West End Games! I've dug out the box from storage, quickly re-read the rules (to be fair, that only takes about a minute), and am planning a game session for the evening. Probably I'll just run the demo adventure in the back of the book; I think I ran it once before,...

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  • D&D NEXT Release Dates!

    Click for more about D&DBarnes & Noble has the initial D&D Next releases on its website. Notably, it looks like the game's name has been settled on as simply "D&D". The Player's Handbook is also looking like a fairly solid Gen Con release date, as expected. [347 comments]

    • D&D Starter Set -- July 15, 2014, $19.95
    • D&D Player's Handbook -- August 19, 2014, $49.95