Rolling Nostalgic

All things old school roleplaying and tabletop. With some new stuff thrown in... when it is worthy.

TRUE DETECTIVE Esoterica: What Are The Forests Of Leng? (Updated)

During last Sunday's premiere episode of True Detective, while Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) is searching a residence, the camera pans across — and lingers on — an...

Rolling Nostalgic: THE COMPLETE ELMORE, VOL II

The Complete Elmore Volume II: Black and White is similar to the The Complete Elmore Volume I that we recently discussed here at Film Goblin, except...

Rolling Nostalgic: THE COMPLETE ELMORE, VOL I

The Complete Elmore: Volume I is an autobiography of the legendary TSR artist Larry Elmore that also contains every single piece of color artwork that...

UPDATE! D&D ART & ARCANA: Now With More Photos!

Dungeons & Dragons Art & Arcana: A Visual History, a new coffee table book that includes tons of great images over the first 45 years of the game's publishing...

The 10 Best 1980s DRAGON Covers With Dragons

What Do I Mean By "Best"? To me, the best Dragon covers tell a story. It's not just a wyrm breathing fire, an armored knight...

The Case Of The Vanishing D&D Artist, DAVID TRAMPIER

An Evening Cab Ride It was a cool February evening in Carbondale when Southern Illinois University student Arin Thompson stepped into a well-worn taxi cab. The...

OPERATION: RESTORE HOPE, Update 2

Update 2 20:07 08/25 For all the Heathers. Take screencap, gossip. Update 21:13 08/24 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rg2SAO7v8vQ Fuck, that is tragic. She killed herself? Jesus... but let's get back to the stolen...

Rolling Nostalgic: HACKMASTER, The Game of Games

There are two things in this world I believe above all others: Hardcore, old school, tabletop RPGs are awesome. Mustard was made for the...

Rolling Nostalgic: Megadungeons & The Mythic Underworld

Can Gary Come Out To Play? A couple of college-age men knocked on the front door of a modest two-story home in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin....

Rolling Nostalgic: PATHFINDER 2E First Impressions

After nearly ten years of popular and successful products, the time has come for a new edition of Pathfinder, which will allow Paizo Inc....

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