5E Open Call Is Now Live! Submit Your Entries Now!
Oct19

5E Open Call Is Now Live! Submit Your Entries Now!

Following up on our previous announcement about an open call for a 5E, we would like to officially open submissions. Below are the guidelines for this open submission period. Goodman Games 5E Open Call Submission Guidelines Goodman Games, your source for adventures, is looking to expand its 5E product line in 2021 and beyond. But for that, we need reliable, professional, 5E-savy contributors. Familiarity with old school (original...

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Announcing the Winners of Our Bride of Cyclops Con Tournaments!
Oct19

Announcing the Winners of Our Bride of Cyclops Con Tournaments!

Bride of Cyclops Con had many amazing events, but two of the most anticipated were the DCC RPG Team Tournament: Return to the Starless Sea and The Slave Pits of Agharta Battle Royale. And they did not disappoint. Many characters were lost in the aether of the internet as they fought to become champions, but all of them were lost in the efforts of fun. A huge thanks goes out to all the players, Judges, and everyone else involved in...

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Thank You, Fans, For A Great Bride of Cyclops Con
Oct19

Thank You, Fans, For A Great Bride of Cyclops Con

This morning The Cyclops woke up with a splitting headache, seeing extra-single from eating meeting so many people over the weekend. And that’s all thanks to you. Our fans are the best in the world. The energy and fun that you shared with everyone these past three days was amazing. We saw so many old faces and many many new friends. And so we want to share some images from the con! All of these shots are fan-caps of their...

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The Cyclops Says Thanks for a Great Con!
Oct18

The Cyclops Says Thanks for a Great Con!

The monster is caged. The storm has passed. Peace has returned to the village. But what an amazing three days it’s been. THANK YOU for making the first Bride Of Cyclops Con such a great success! We had a wonderful time and hope that you did also. We had so many wonderful games and seminars, from the opening ceremonies (technical glitches and all) through the DCC RPG Team Tournament to the What’s New With Goodman Games...

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Sign Up For Tuesday’s DCC Demo Night!
Oct18

Sign Up For Tuesday’s DCC Demo Night!

Our online games don’t stop with the end of Bride of Cyclops Con! This Tuesday we’re ready to introduce more players to DCC RPG! Judge Brendan is once again ready to introduce a new group of people to Dungeon Crawl Classics in an online educational session. We call it Tuesday Night Demo Night, and it’s a fun romp through the world of DCC RPG with one of our very best Judges. What’s this we speak of, you say?...

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A Preview of C.L. Werner’s “Demons of the Depths”
Oct18

A Preview of C.L. Werner’s “Demons of the Depths”

A preview of C.L. Werner’s “Demons of the Depths” Regular readers of Tales From the Magician’s Skull will rejoice to see C.L.Werner return to our pages in issue 5 with the further adventures of the samurai Shintaro Oba. Last of his clan, sworn to revenge, this time Oba takes to the high seas in an epic confrontation with pirates, monsters, and the foulest of sorceries. Illustrated by the iconic Jennell Jaquays. But...

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Vote For Your Favorite Fan-Created DCC Sticker
Oct18

Vote For Your Favorite Fan-Created DCC Sticker

Don’t forget that it’s time to vote for the DCC Sticker Design Contest! Voting is only open through Thursday! The contest winner will have their sticker manufactured and given out to fans. PLUS, they’ll get some stuff from us for being selected as the winner. Heck, we love the submissions so much that maybe there will be more than one winner. You never know… Here are the voting rules : You can only vote...

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Sunday’s Lineup for Bride of Cyclops Con
Oct18

Sunday’s Lineup for Bride of Cyclops Con

IT’S BROKEN FREE! BRIDE OF CYCLOPS CON IS RAMPAGING FOR ONE FINAL DAY! You can’t keep a good thing caged up, and Bride of Cyclops Con is no exception! The con is a monster, and it’s running rampant this Sunday…in a fun way, of course. Everything concludes tonight with the Closing Ceremonies! Be on Twitch to watch Joseph Goodman and guests—a certain Cyclops is sure to appear—as he goes over everything that was...

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The Cyclops Wants to Game With You!
Oct17

The Cyclops Wants to Game With You!

The Cyclops is gaming this weekend! Why aren’t you? Despite a serious issue with depth perception, The Cyclops has found his way out of his cave and is busy rolling dice in a virtual world at Bride of Cyclops Con! There are still plenty of games open and chances to have fun tonight and tomorrow. Come join him and his bride! It’s Bride of Cyclops Con, happening now! COME TO BRIDE OF CYCLOPS...

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Saturday’s Lineup for Bride of Cyclops Con
Oct17

Saturday’s Lineup for Bride of Cyclops Con

WE’VE BUILT A MONSTER FOR YOU! BRIDE OF CYCLOPS CON CONTINUES! The first day has been buried in the past, but day two has been re-energized by the electricity that is Bride of Cyclops Con! Our Judges let us know that the first day of the DCC RPG Team Tournament: Return to the Starless Sea was met with many a TPK. Yet, some teams have persevered! Who will make it to the finals tomorrow? Only time will tell! Now let’s look...

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A Black Wind Blowing: Robert E. Howard and The Weird Menace Horror Pulps
Oct16

A Black Wind Blowing: Robert E. Howard and The Weird Menace Horror Pulps

A Black Wind Blowing: Robert E. Howard and The Weird Menace Horror Pulps by Ryan Harvey Robert E. Howard was a pulp professional, always searching for new markets to sell his fiction. Unlike his friends in the Weird Tales bullpen, H. P. Lovecraft and Clark Ashton Smith, both of whom kept to a narrow fictional style and a handful of magazines, Howard experimented to target different markets. Sometimes the experiments were a bust. He...

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Defining Sword & Sorcery
Oct16

Defining Sword & Sorcery

Defining Sword-and-Sorcery by Howard Andrew Jones At Bride of Cyclops Con—happening right now!—there is an entire track based around sword-and-sorcery. We encourage you to check out the entire schedule and be a part of the con. Before we get to that, though, Tales From The Magician’s Skull editor Howard Andrew Jones takes a minute to define exactly what sword-and-sorcery means… The term “sword-and-sorcery” gets bandied...

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