Sad day for D&D players..
I normally do not print the ‘sad’ stuff, but D&D and AD&D was a pretty big part of my teenage years.
The Associated Press is reporting that Gary Gygax, one of the co-creators of Dungeons & Dragons, is dead today at age 69. He had been suffering ill health for several years, according to his wife.
Dungeons and Dragons birthed the idea of the modern RPG as we know it — conventions such as hit points, character classes, leveling and countless others were shaped by his pen and paper game.