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Monster Manual! Our Interview With D&D 5E Mastermind Mike Mearls


Monster Manual! Our Interview With D&D 5E Mastermind Mike Mearls

When it came to designing the fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons, lead designer Mike Mearls and his team had one mandate: create a fast-moving, easy to run rules set that would appeal to old school veterans and youthful neophytes alike. It was a tall order, but by most accounts, they succeeded.
Last summer’s release of [...]

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The New ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ Canon: Scott Lynch


The New ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ Canon: Scott Lynch

I didn’t read much fantasy when I was a kid, but that all changed when I got my hands on a copy of the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Master’s Guide. Toward the back of the book, past all of the recondite information about medieval siege warfare and the cost of hiring a goblin mercenary [...]

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Here’s Your Sneak Peek At New Dragon Minis From Wizards Of The Coast!


When I interviewed Dungeons & Dragons lead designer Mike Mearls, he told me that publisher Wizards of the Coast would be diversifying the products that the company offers under the D&D umbrella:
“As far as worrying about sales goes, we’re definitely approaching the business in a different way. In the past, the way to make the [...]

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Interview with D&D Lead Designer Mike Mearls: Gamers Wanted 5E To Be Fast, Flexible, And Easy-To-Play


People are passionate about Dungeons & Dragons, and no one knows that more than Mike Mearls, the game’s lead designer. When it came time to design a new edition of the game, Mearls knew where they needed to start first: with the fans.  Mearls and his team enlisted the gaming community in a open beta [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Looking Through the Palantir: July 15th


Darth Internous continues his weekly round-up of SFF news with Looking Through the Palantir. So cozy on up to your favorite seeing-stone and check out this week’s divinations.

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Gaming

Unboxing The New ‘Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set’


The new Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set won’t be officially available to purchase until July 15, but  but you don’t have to wait to take a look inside the box: I’ve got an advance review. Let’s pop that seal and see what’s inside!

Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition Starter Set Unboxing from Matt Staggs on Vimeo.
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SF & Fantasy

Looking Through the Palantir: July 8th


Darth Internous continues his weekly round-up of SFF news with Looking Through the Palantir. So cozy on up to your favorite seeing-stone and check out this week’s divinations.

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Video Tutorials, More, In the Works For D&D Newbies


dnd_products_dndacc_starterset_pic3_enGood news for those of you who want to learn to play Dungeons & Dragons or just want a refresher before you dive into the new edition: Wizards of the Coast plans on providing video tutorials to support the Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set, due out next month.

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Pics And Release Dates For New ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ Rulebooks, Miniatures, And More


dnd_products_dndacc_starterset_pic3_enDungeons & Dragons core rulebooks and adventures covers, plus release dates for the books and a whole lot more.

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Star Wars

Looking Through the Palantir: April 1st


Darth Internous continues his weekly round-up of SFF news with Looking Through the Palantir. So cozy on up to your favorite seeing-stone and check out this week’s divinations.

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