Welcome to Goodman Games!
Jack Vance comes to DCC – There was big news at
Gen Con! We are very pleased to announce our continued exploration of Appendix
N works using DCC RPG rules: Jack Vance’s Dying Earth! Jobe Bittman is
already hard at work writing and play testing material for a release in
late 2017. Like DCC Lankhmar, DCC Dying Earth will be both a setting and
a rules supplement.
Gen Con seminar videos – Thanks again to you all
for giving us the best Gen Con so far! Videos of most of our seminars are
online for your viewing pleasure.
August 15 - Gamehole Con - Speaking of the
Rodneys, Gamehole Con is coming soon! Gamehole Con is Nov. 4-6 in Madison,
WI. We have posted our event
schedule for Gamehole Con, so you can plan your trip now!
August 12 - Submit Your Adventure Design by Sept. 9 - You've
always wanted to have your DCC RPG adventure published by Goodman Games,
right? Here's your chance! The
Rodney Awards are a game and adventure design contest presented in
collaboration with Gamehole Con. Write a DCC adventure based on one of
the images on the DCC Judge's Screen, and we will publish the best submission!
Find more information on the
August 8 - Thanks for an Amazing Gen Con! It’s been a great four
days in Indy. We really enjoyed hearing from all the fans, playing all
those great games, and just having a blast with our gaming buddies. Now
it’s time to sleep for a week and then catch up on everything we missed!
August 3 - Off to Gen Con! The whole gang is on the way to Indianapolis!
We’ll be at Gen Con for the rest of the week. Visit us at both #413, and
please excuse our delays in answering correspondence and shipping orders
while we’re out!
Here’s some late-breaking news right before Gen Con! Make sure to visit
booth 413 for all this Goodman Games goodness!
Sign the 40th birthday poster-cards for Metamorphosis Alpha and Judges
Guild! Did you know 2016 is the 40th anniversary of both Metamorphosis
Alpha and Judges Guild? At our booth we will have poster-sized Happy Birthday
cards - and we’d like you to sign them! Our goal is to have at least 500
fans wish a Happy Birthday to these venerable brands. The Metamorphosis
Alpha poster-card will be given to James M. Ward, creator of the game,
and the Judges Guild poster-card will be given to Bob Bledsaw, Jr., son
of the founder. If you do nothing else at Gen Con, please visit our booth
to wish these games a happy 40th birthday!
Happy 40th birthday to Metamorphosis Alpha and the Judges Guild!
Enter the Raffle! Everyone who purchases anything at our booth,
or attends a seminar, will be entered in our raffle. Return to the booth
at 1:00 PM Sunday for the raffle drawing! After we announce our tournament
winners, we’ll raffle off fabulous prizes, including original art by Stefan
Poag, Brad McDevitt and Peter Mullen, prints by Doug Kovacs, deluxe leatherbound
editions of our books, printer proofs, and more!
Compete In Our Tournaments For Amazing Prizes! There’s still
time to participate in our drop-in tournaments! Over the past few years,
we have developed two tournament formats that are great for drop-in play.
The tournament funnel and spell duel are both a lot of fun, and an RPG
format that allows players to rotate in and out. You can drop in, see how
long you survive, and maybe win a prize! Check our event
schedule and look for these fun tournaments:
Enter the Dagon II (DCC spell duel)
Warlords of the Purple Planet (DCC board game prototype)
Reliquary of the Ancient Ones (MCC)
Carnival of the Damned (DCC)
August 1 - Get Your Module Autographed at Writer-Palooza: Visit
the Goodman Games booth (#413) Friday from 1:00-2:30 to have your Goodman
Games products autographed by the authors! It’s Writer-Palooza, where we
gather as many authors together in one place as we can. Meet your favorite
authors, pick their brains on adventure design, and let their script adorn
your module! Over the course of Writer-Palooza, you’ll have a chance to
get your books signed by Michael Curtis, Harley Stroh, Joseph Goodman,
Steve Crompton, Brendan LaSalle, Jim Wampler, Jobe Bittman, Chris Doyle,
Dieter Zimmerman, Terry Olson, Steven Bean, Tim Callahan, James Floyd Kelly,
Bob Brinkman, Jon Hershberger, and more!
Questions? E-mail us!