Spawn of Cyclops Con is Coming!
Dec03

Spawn of Cyclops Con is Coming!

That thing you hear rustling amongst the holiday decorations—the one you haven’t been able to locate—it’s coming. And it’s looking to play… Spawn of Cyclops Con is right around the corner! And we want to make sure you have all the information you need to start planning your con for late February. Let’s look at some dates. Event submission opens: January 2Event schedule posted: January 22Badge sales open:...

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Sign Up To Play In 1000 Insane Worlds!
Dec03

Sign Up To Play In 1000 Insane Worlds!

Welcome to December! The year has entered its final month, and we’re ready to send off The Year That Shall Not Be Named with the best fun possible. And that means Judge Brendan and 1000 Insane Worlds! Today, Judge Brendan will run part four in his Black Sabbath Quad-rilogy, Planet Caravan. The players take on the roles of vat-grown clones created by a robot to help them fight off dimensional buccaneers that show up to steal a...

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New In The Online Store: The 2020 DCC Holiday Module
Dec02

New In The Online Store: The 2020 DCC Holiday Module

Ho-ho-holy cow! It’s time to welcome the new DCC Holiday Module! Now in our online store, we are proud to present The 2020 Holiday Module: The Doom That Came To Christmas Town. Let’s look at the details! 2020 Holiday Module: The Doom That Came To Christmas Town – Print + PDF A level 2 holiday adventure! The Yule-Light is dying.  Perched atop its majestic pine of old, this strange gemstone tree-topper has sat for...

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Support the DCC “Conspiracy of Ravens” Kickstarter!
Dec01

Support the DCC “Conspiracy of Ravens” Kickstarter!

The night is always something that brings out the mysterious. The shadows and change in sound make it the perfect setting for a strange, spooky story—or third-party DCC RPG adventure! A Conspiracy of Ravens is the new Kickstarter from creator Matt Robinson creating an adventure that is equally served as a 0-level funnel or 1st level adventure. Here’s what they have to say about the module: A Conspiracy of Ravens is a...

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Final Hours for Cyber Monday Deals!
Dec01

Final Hours for Cyber Monday Deals!

ONLY HOURS LEFT TO SAVE UP TO 40% IN OUR ONLINE STORE! This is your final notice! Our biggest sale of the year ends TODAY! So if you’ve been on the fence, NOW is the time to act! Practically everything in our online store is on sale for up to 40% off – but you need to act fast before the sale ends. Dungeon Crawl Classics! Mutant Crawl Classics! Fifth Edition Fantasy! Original Adventures Reincarnated! System Neutral Books!...

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Brian Murphy’s Flame and Crimson: A History of Sword-and-Sorcery
Dec01

Brian Murphy’s Flame and Crimson: A History of Sword-and-Sorcery

Brian Murphy’s Flame and Crimson: A History of Sword-and-Sorcery by Bill Ward In Flame and Crimson (2019) Brian Murphy has crafted no less than the first book length history of the sword-and-sorcery genre, from its origins and antecedents right down to its reflection in the popular culture of the present day. It is a work both indispensable and long overdue, one that fills a gap in our collective bookshelves while establishing...

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This Week on Twitch – November 30 – December 6
Nov30

This Week on Twitch – November 30 – December 6

Welcome to December! We’ve got a whole month of gaming left to finish off The Year That Shall Not Be Named, and we’re kicking it off with some great fun. Not only do we have our regular schedule for the week, but Appendix N Cinema returns with an all-new episode that is taking you straight to Frog Town! …no, seriously, that’s where it’s going. And don’t forget you can catch up on all our shows over...

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Save Up to 40% With Our Cyber Monday Sale!
Nov30

Save Up to 40% With Our Cyber Monday Sale!

Black Friday has morphed into Cyber Monday! The name has changed, but the sale continues! Practically everything in our online store is on sale for up to 40% off – but you need to act fast before the sale ends. Dungeon Crawl Classics! Mutant Crawl Classics! Fifth Edition Fantasy! Original Adventures Reincarnated! System Neutral Books! DCC Lankhmar! Xcrawl! Metamorphosis Alpha! And much, much more! It’s all on sale! To be a...

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It’s DCC Demo Week! Demos Every Day for New Players to Learn to Play!
Nov29

It’s DCC Demo Week! Demos Every Day for New Players to Learn to Play!

This week is another DCC Demo Week! There are FIVE free online demos of DCC RPG! We always run one demo a week for new players, but this week we decided to ramp up the schedule. So, if you want to learn how to play, this is your chance! Here’s the current schedule for the week: Monday, November 30: Demo 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm EST Tuesday, December 1: Demo 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm EST Demo 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm EST Wednesday, December 2: Demo...

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Where to Start with the Fantasy Fiction of Poul Anderson
Nov29

Where to Start with the Fantasy Fiction of Poul Anderson

Where to Start with the Fantasy Fiction of Poul Anderson by Bill Ward Poul Anderson (1926-2001) is one of those authors whose prolific output – over one hundred novels and at least as many short stories – is as impressive as it is potentially intimidating. A great many of our contemporary authors tend to stick with one kind of story or book for branding purposes, often adopting new pseudonyms if they dare deviate from the brand, but...

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Adventures in Fiction: L. Sprague DeCamp
Nov28

Adventures in Fiction: L. Sprague DeCamp

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. Adventures in Fiction: L. Sprague de Camp by Jeff Goad Did you know that L. Sprague de Camp coined the terms “extraterrestrial” and...

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Black Friday Continues!
Nov27

Black Friday Continues!

Our annual Black Friday sale continues! The Year That Shall Not Be Named cannot put a damper on everything! The big sale of the year is here! Practically everything in our online store is on sale for up to 40% off – but you need to act fast before the sale ends. Dungeon Crawl Classics! Mutant Crawl Classics! Fifth Edition Fantasy! Original Adventures Reincarnated! System Neutral Books! DCC Lankhmar! Xcrawl! Metamorphosis Alpha!...

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