Here's a reason not to go spelunking in the Helsinki train tunnels

You might run into this 12-meter-long dragon and have to do that cartwheel-legged, Scooby Doo run off the premises. This sculpture was constructed by Valve, a Finnish LARPing group who built (and left) it there last month. Between this and the Wizard Quest in Wisconsin, we have a good case for building more dragons in… » 8/27/11 9:30am 8/27/11 9:30am

The trailer for "The Dungeon Master" turns D&D into the new Fight Club

Now that Dungeons & Dragons is going mainstream, it's only a matter of time until everyone has their own Dungeon Master. Watch as Adam Busch (Buffy's Warren) shows you how a collection of aged geeks get back into the game. » 3/21/11 12:42pm 3/21/11 12:42pm

Did Community just make D&D "Cool"?

Community has continually won us over with their genre episode exploits, from the Right Stuff space spoof to the action flick parody in "Modern Warfare." So when the students of Greendale revealed that their next episode was taking on the world of Dungeons & Dragons, we readied ourselves for a full alternate universe. We … » 2/04/11 12:56pm 2/04/11 12:56pm

The Scifi Obsession Of Dungeons and Dragons Creator Gary Gygax

» 3/04/08 1:30pm 3/04/08 1:30pm

Gary Gygax, co-inventor of Dungeons and Dragons, will probably be best remembered as the man who brought role playing games into the lives of millions of teenagers in the 1970s, and who helped spawn an entire industry. If you've ever rolled an eight-sided dice in a game, it's thanks to him. While his bread and butter… » 3/04/08 1:30pm 3/04/08 1:30pm