We examine the D&D Open Gaming License (OGL) and look ahead to the future of D&D, Wizards of the Coast, and this website. Continue reading D&D in 2023 and the OGL
GameNightBlog goes on vacation, and we’re taking a flock of ducks with us. Join us on our Alaskan cruise as we make up our own game based on #cruisingducks Continue reading Cruising Ducks
I join a craftsman league, like the Masons except nerdier, and I meet a new hero. I did my best to ignore… Continue reading The Life of a Game Designer – Part 4: The Game Makers Guild
I visit my son’s English class and fail to convince them to quit writing and get a real job.
I went to my son’s English class to talk about writing and blogging. Here’s what they asked… Continue reading Mrs. Cipriano’s Eighth Grade Class Q&A
I want to talk about the Game Makers Guild, but apparently I need to write about some buried sh!t from the past. I was still in a whirlwind when we… Continue reading The Life of a Game Designer – Part 3: The Game Makers Guild (almost)
Continuing my new mission in life, I search for the one gamer I hold responsible for it in a vast sea filled with thousands of gamers… Continue reading The Life of a Game Designer – Part 2: The Hunt for Nicole Amato
New England’s Largest Tabletop Convention is back. Are you ready for it?
There’s no need to fear, Family Game Night is here. To tell you all I know about the best little gaming convention. In New England. In the month of February. Continue reading TotalCON 34 Preview
As part of my mid-life crisis, I start a new chapter. And then subject you guys to all the details… Continue reading The Life of a Game Designer – Part 1: Who do I think I am?
Wow! I can’t believe that a year has already passed since I began this website/blog. I basically started this thing on a… Continue reading Family Game Night – One Year Anniversary 2020
Just in time for the Holidays, we answer the question; Is bigger better? The Holidays are right around the corner, and you know what that means… Continue reading Top Ten Game Gift Box Sets
Total CONfusion 33
We infiltrate New England’s largest tabletop game convention, where I think something snapped in our friend Jim. The convention was Total Confusion 33, or Total CON 33 for short. They had a great tagline, Carpe Diem, which they spelled Carpe DM, although I didn’t see anyone grabbing… Continue reading Total CONfusion 33