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This live-action car ad with Dungeons & Dragons cartoon characters will make you want a whole series

Rumors and photos were making their way around the net for a while, but the full video has finally shown up. All our heroes from the 1980s Dungeons & Dragons Saturday morning TV show are here: Hank, Eric, Diana, Presto, Sheila, Bobby, and even Uni. And of course, Venger makes an appearance, and even the Dungeon Master. It’s a Brazilian commercial for …

DIE Volume 1 by Gillen and Hans is Wonderfully Dark

Writer: Kieron Gillen Artist: Stephanie Hans There is something to be said for reading a comic in a collected trade form. Issues are great, but some comics, like DIE are just more epic when you get to indulge in a solid block of reading all at once. This is especially true for DIE as its source material; fantasy and RPGs …

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Spotlight on Bad Squiddo Games

Bad Squiddo Games is a small miniatures company operating out of the UK and run entirely by Annie Norman. The theme of the company and the miniatures is “Believable female miniatures.” And it’s very true, the miniatures all have practical clothing for whatever they are specifically doing. There are female miniatures types that have previously not existed or had very …

Skorpio by Mike Baron: A Sunstroke of Brilliance

Vaughan Beadles is not the nicest guy in the world. He has a sleazy side to him, he rationalizes things, he’s a bit too comfortable and a bit too sure of his own worth in the scheme of things. Like Indiana Jones, he’s a professor of archaeology. Unlike Jones, he’s likely to put things in his pocket that he isn’t …

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Book Retort of ‘Spine of the Dragon’

Guestwriter: John Enfield This review was made possible by the gift of a review copy, QWERTY and rolling natural 20s. If you like to glean inspiration and ideas for your campaigns from fantasy novels, you’ll be in for a feast when you explore ‘Spine of the Dragon’ by Kevin J. Anderson.  It’s filled with all the trappings of an epic …

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Act now and get this Headband of Continual Light wherever fine artificers are found

Brion Bearclaw Woods has illustrated a concept for a mundane magical item (can that be a thing?) that any dungeon delver or dwarven miner can take advantage of. The Headband of Continual Light is a cheeky exploitation of that fine 1st edition AD&D spell, continual light. As far as I know, there’s no officially sanctioned 5th edition spell that will achieve …

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Eye of the Beholder’s Promising Trailer

Guestwriter: Nick Monitto I would venture to guess that many of Multiverse’s readers are tabletop gamers who began to play in the golden age of the 1970s and 80s, or are younger folks who were inspired to dig into the RPG’s of the past. Wherever you may fall on the timeline, though, it is almost certain that you knew about …

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Game of Thrones S08E02 Will Pack A Wallop

Brace yourselves… The new episode of GAME OF THRONES drops on Sunday, with a running time of 58 minutes.   Will the 3-eyed raven (a.k.a. Bran Stark) have words with Jaime Lannister?  Will the Night King make an appearance?  Where is Lady Brienne of Tarth?  So many questions.  So few answers. Share your favorite GAME OF THRONES moments with us in …