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Elizabeth Hand's Errantry, Jon Peterson's history of Dungeons & Dragons and role-playing games
Pour a little potion out: Gary Gygax, the co-creator of the Dungeons and Dragons role playing game, has gone on to the great campaign in the sky. Gygax, who suffered from heart problems, is dead at the age of 69, according to the C-Net Crave blog , various gaming sites, and, of course, Wikipedia. ( ... More >>
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