XCC Beta Rules Updated
Oct23

XCC Beta Rules Updated

The feedback has been coming in, and we’ve been listening! We’ve updated the Xcrawl Classic Beta Rules based on reader feedback. The biggest change is a correction to the armor table—it was in error, but is now correct. You can find the corrected table on page 16 of the new PDF. Please continue to read, review, and provide your feedback on the XCC Beta Rules! We want to make Xcrawl Classics as close to perfect as possible,...

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Hocking’s Seven Shudders
Oct23

Hocking’s Seven Shudders

Hocking’s Seven Shudders Short stories of the supernatural that chill to the bone. by John C. Hocking This is a much shorter list than I’d like but many of the finest authors of the weird tale currently have their work available only in rare old paperbacks or lavishly expensive new hardcovers and I wanted to suggest stories a reader might find without too much effort or expense. Alas, Karl Edward Wagner, T.E.D. Klein, H. Russell...

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Visit Brad McDevitt’s Art Showing at Aistear Brewing in Bowling Green, OH
Oct22

Visit Brad McDevitt’s Art Showing at Aistear Brewing in Bowling Green, OH

We invite any DCC fans in Northwest Ohio to stop by Aisteat Brewing, a fantasy role-playing themed bar, this coming Friday and Saturday, October 23 & 24 for a fun mini-convention to celebrate the bar’s 1-year anniversary. DCC RPG artist extraordinaire Brad McDevitt will be on hand, signing and selling original artwork and prints, while his charming wife, Jess, will be selling dice bags. It’s a great way to meet two...

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Sign Up For The October 29 Session of 1000 Insane Worlds!
Oct22

Sign Up For The October 29 Session of 1000 Insane Worlds!

We’re back to bringing you a weekly dose of insanity! Judge Brendan is ready to take you, the willing victim volunteer, on an online adventure sure to thrill and entertain! This week on 1kW… Judge Brendan, his faithful cohort Bruce Cunnington, and a group of fans will go into the world of DCC Lankhmar! Who will be on the adventure? Well, this is a special episode and you’ll just have to tune in to find out for...

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The Skull Commands: Support Ryan Harvey’s Debut Novel on Kickstarter!
Oct22

The Skull Commands: Support Ryan Harvey’s Debut Novel on Kickstarter!

Support Ryan Harvey’s Debut Novel on Kickstarter! Friends of the Skull will no doubt be familiar with Ryan Harvey from issue 4 of Tales From the Magician’s Skull, or perhaps more recently from his excellent article on Robert E. Howard and the Weird Menace Pulps that is part of our online October lineup. What you may not have been aware of is that Ryan’s debut novel, Turn Over the Moon, is currently nearing the final...

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Order Bride of Cyclops Con Patches in the Online Store
Oct21

Order Bride of Cyclops Con Patches in the Online Store

Bride of Cyclops Con has been caged. The monster is no more. But the memory lingers and the repercussions are still being felt. Like these patches! If you were a Judge or a Volunteer at Bride of Cyclops Con, you immediately qualify to order a patch indicating such! The Bride of Cyclops Con patch is now available in our online store! Sorry players, these are ONLY open to the people who were Judges or Volunteers during the show. Also,...

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All-New Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser Stories To Be Published in Tales From The Magician’s Skull
Oct21

All-New Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser Stories To Be Published in Tales From The Magician’s Skull

All-New Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser Stories to be Published in Tales From The Magician’s Skull We are pleased to announce that we have reached an agreement with the estate of Fritz Leiber to publish new authorized stories of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser! Over the coming years, Tales From The Magician’s Skull will support the city of Lankhmar and its most famous residents with a series of new stories and novellas that faithfully expands...

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A Preview of Adrian Cole’s “Dreams of a Sunken Realm”
Oct21

A Preview of Adrian Cole’s “Dreams of a Sunken Realm”

A preview of Adrian Cole’s “Dreams of a Sunken Realm” Adrian Cole returns to Tales From the Magician’s Skull with a further installment in his ongoing Elak of Atlantis stories, the classic sword & sorcery hero from Henry Kuttner revived for our post-Atlantean age. Returning to the capital by sea to take up his throne, Elak and his friends soon run afoul of potent sorcery intent on subverting his plans. Let Chris...

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Remember To Vote On Your Favorite DCC Sticker
Oct20

Remember To Vote On Your Favorite 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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Announcing Open Call for Sword & Sorcery Fiction for Tales From the Magician’s Skull
Oct20

Announcing Open Call for Sword & Sorcery Fiction for Tales From the Magician’s Skull

Tales From The Magician’s Skull: Open Call for Submissions Listen Well, Mortal Dogs! If you wish to submit a tale to The Magician’s Skull, you must pay heed, unless you wish to consign your story to rejection and immolation! My magazine is devoted to the greatest of all genres, sword-and-sorcery. If you don’t know what that term means, I am unlikely to appreciate your prose, but I am informed that you may find a definition of the...

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Last Chance To Pledge For New DCC Dice Sets!
Oct20

Last Chance To Pledge For New DCC Dice Sets!

IT’S DOWN TO A MATTER OF HOURS! If you want to get any of the five new dice sets coming your way thanks to the new DCC Dice Kickstarter from Goodman Games and Impact Miniatures you have to act now! The response has been amazing, but we know fans and dice. So if you want any of the FIVE DCC Dice Sets that you can pick up as part of this new Kickstarter, you can’t wait any longer! Everybody loves dice, and we feel that some...

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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-savvy contributors. Familiarity with old school (original...

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