opengaming

  • Build New Stories With These Games, Systems, and Engines

    Build New Stories With These Games, Systems, and Engines

    If you’re into tabletop games, you’ve probably heard a lot about Dungeons & Dragons lately. After io9 leaked the draft of D&D’s new Open Gaming Licence, the fandom immediately pushed back and forced Wizards of the Coast to retreat. But the OGL is only part of the story: attached to the OGL is a Systems Reference…


  • Dungeons & Dragons Quietly Announces a New Anthology

    Dungeons & Dragons Quietly Announces a New Anthology

    Today Dungeons & Dragons, a subsidiary of Wizards of the Coast, announced the next book in its quarterly publishing schedule: a heist-themed adventure anthology titled Keys From the Golden Vault. The book has been in production for years, and while its release date is unfortunately close to the controversy surrounding D&D’s updated Open Gaming Licence,…


  • Paizo’s Open RPG Alliance Grows Stronger Every Day

    Paizo’s Open RPG Alliance Grows Stronger Every Day

    Amid the deafening silence from Wizards of the Coast after io9 reported on a leaked draft of their new Open Gaming Licence, Paizo, one of their competitors, launched a bold new initiative. Alongside a few key partners, which include popular third-party publishers like Kobold Press, Chaosium, and Green Ronin, the Pathfinder publisher announced that they…