Giveaway – Neverwinter Night Diamond Edition

Our First Giveaway Here at Omens and Portents I look for opportunities to give back to the OSR community that I love so much. With that in mind and the current festivness of the holiday season, I have...

Campaign Musings – New Greyhawk Campaign

As my wife (much to her chagrin I suspect), and many of my close friends and colleagues know already I’ve been kicking around the idea of starting a new 1st Edition Advanced Dungeons & Drag...

What is going on with the Gygax Memorial Fund?

Remember those questions the gaming community submitted to Gail Gygax re: the Gygax Memorial Fund? The ones that, for the most part, weren’t answered? Well, +Tim Kask has done a follow up on h...

July 27 is Gary Gygax Day

Today, July 27th is the birthday of Gary Gygax. He would have been 77 years old today. Lately this day has become known as Gary Gygax Day, and I think among gamers of all kinds this is a proper trib...

My Top 5 Favorite BECMI Adventure Modules

I thought it would be fun to post a series of topics detailing my Top 5 Favorite Adventure Modules for each edition of D&D or AD&D. We start today with BECMI.  Keep in mind that my experience...

Follow-Up: Adversity in Role Playing

There has been a lot of discussion about this topic on Dragonsfoot, and I found that I need to add a bit more exposition about the situation in order for the members there to truly understand the situ...