Jen Brinkman Joins Goodman Games as Customer Service and Convention Manager
Sep17

Jen Brinkman Joins Goodman Games as Customer Service and Convention Manager

We are pleased to announce that Jen Brinkman has joined the Goodman Games staff as Customer Service and Convention Manager! Jen will head up the Goodman Games customer service staff and lead our booth and convention presence at physical cons as the con season (hopefully) comes back full in 2022. Jen Brinkman has been an active part of the DCC RPG community and Road Crew since 2012, and “Judge Jen” joined the DCC editing team for...

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Mike Blakeman Joins Goodman Games as Twitch and Online Conventions Manager
Sep17

Mike Blakeman Joins Goodman Games as Twitch and Online Conventions Manager

We are pleased to announce that Mike Blakeman has joined the Goodman Games staff as Twitch and Online Conventions Manager!  Mike has been a DCC fan since its creation and a fan of tabletop role-playing games since he was 9 years old. Mike has a plethora of experience as a GM with a variety of players of all ages. He gamed in almost every clime and place during his time with the United States Marine Corps. Following that, Mike has...

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Sifting Through a Sword-and-Sorcery Definition
Sep17

Sifting Through a Sword-and-Sorcery Definition

Sifting Through a Sword-and-Sorcery Definition by Brian Murphy When Michael Moorcock asked readers in the May 1961 issue of Amra to “put a tag” on the style of fantasy he was writing with his Elric stories, he cast a wide net, letting it drag through a sea of stories that readers today would likely consider heroic fantasy, high fantasy, or sword-and-sorcery—or all of the above: We have two tags, really — SF and “Fantasy” —...

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A Year in the 5E Driver’s Seat for Chris Doyle
Sep16

A Year in the 5E Driver’s Seat for Chris Doyle

A Year in the 5E Driver’s Seat for Chris Doyle In late 2020, Chris Doyle joined Goodman Games full-time as the Director of Product Development for our 5E lines. It’s hard to believe he’s been with us for a full year now! With Michael Curtis coming on board to handle DCC product development, Chris is now his own half of a supercharged design leadership team, and it looks like Goodman Games has great things on the horizon. We recently...

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The Skull Commands You: Watch Skull TV on Sunday!
Sep16

The Skull Commands You: Watch Skull TV on Sunday!

BEHOLD! The Skull himself has given us command to share his announcement with the world! We can naught but obey! Join him on Sunday, September 19 at 9:00 pm EST on The Official Goodman Games Twitch Channel! THE OFFICIAL GOODMAN GAMES TWITCH...

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New in the Online Store: The Temple of Elemental Evil
Sep15

New in the Online Store: The Temple of Elemental Evil

The clouds have parted. The gates have opened. Welcome to The Temple of Elemental Evil! One of our most anticipated releases of all time is now available for all! Original Adventures Reincarnated #6: The Temple of Elemental Evil has officially been released and is ready to ship out. The Temple of Elemental Evil was ranked the 4th greatest Dungeons & Dragons adventure of all time by Dungeon magazine, and we are happy to add to that...

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Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar Stocks in the Warehouse
Sep15

Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar Stocks in the Warehouse

We’ve got another highly-anticipated release that has made it to the warehouse! DCC Lankhmar: The Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar boxed set has arrived! The fantastic new boxed set is now in hand, and backer copies will start shipping very soon. Pre-order copies will immediately follow, and before you know it, The Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar will be available to all! The Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar is a Dungeon Crawl Classics...

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Visit Impact Miniatures at Gen Con
Sep14

Visit Impact Miniatures at Gen Con

If you’re planning to attend Gen Con 2021 this weekend and are on the hunt for some weird dice to use in your DCC or MCC game, we’ve got a great suggestion for you. Over at booth #124 you’ll find Impact Miniatures. Not only will you find some fantastic people manning that booth, but you’ll also find a great selection of weird dice to use in your games. Impact Miniatures are the people who manufacture all the...

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Chris Doyle Joins Professor DM to Discuss The Temple of Elemental Evil
Sep14

Chris Doyle Joins Professor DM to Discuss The Temple of Elemental Evil

Original Adventures Reincarnated #6: The Temple of Elemental Evil officially releases tomorrow, but you can get some insight into it today! Our own Director of Product Development for 5E, Chris Doyle, joined Professor DM on his YouTube channel for an interview about the newest OAR release and what went into it—both new and old! Here’s some highlights from the interview: Professor DM gives his take on the classic module The...

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Adventures in Fiction: Fritz Leiber, H.P. Lovecraft, and the Origin of Sword-and-Sorcery Stories
Sep14

Adventures in Fiction: Fritz Leiber, H.P. Lovecraft, and the Origin of Sword-and-Sorcery Stories

Fritz Leiber, H.P. Lovecraft, and the Origin of Sword-and-Sorcery Stories by James Maliszewski In the May 1961 issue of the fantasy fanzine Amra, future stalwart of Appendix N, Michael Moorcock, wrote a letter to the editor in which he proposed the term “epic fantasy” for the literary genre pioneered by Robert E. Howard in his stories of Conan the Cimmerian. In the July issue of that same year, however, Fritz Leiber offered another...

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Ghosts, Ghouls and Little Green Men: EC Comics and Appendix N
Sep13

Ghosts, Ghouls and Little Green Men: EC Comics and Appendix N

Our Appendix N Archeology and Adventures in Fiction series are meant to take a look at the writers and creators behind the genre(s) that helped to forge not only our favorite hobby but our lives. We invite you to explore the entirety of the series on our Adventures In Fiction home page. Ghosts, Ghouls and Little Green Men: EC Comics and Appendix N by Mark Bishop “Drag over a casket kiddies and place your...

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Interns 21 and 44 Awarded Intern of the Year
Sep13

Interns 21 and 44 Awarded Intern of the Year

The Skull Decrees Interns #21 and #44 Joint Recipients of Intern of the Year!  It is rare that peons so distinguish themselves in the Skull’s service that they receive as much as a kind word, a crust of bread, or access to a light source outside of business hours. How much more impressive then that two such underlings should be awarded the Intern of the Year for thoroughly adequate service above-and-beyond the Skull’s...

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