Rolling Nostalgic

All things old school roleplaying and tabletop. With some new stuff thrown in when we get the time.

At The Table #1: Creating My First D&D Character

"At The Table" is an ongoing column that details our contributor Freman's first time playing the tabletop RPG Dungeons & Dragons. In my last article...

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS Still A Joke, Given To GAME NIGHT Directors

The single most important intellectual property in the history of tabletop or roleplaying gaming has been handed to Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley,...

D&D Beyond The Core: The Tabaxi

As a newcomer to Dungeons & Dragons, I was struck by the rich lore that lies behind this game from Wizards of the Coast....

Tell Us Your Pick For The Greatest D&D Movie

Goblins, friends of old, travelers from distant lands: We're trying to compile the greatest Dungeons & Dragons style movies/TV shows of all time and find...

The Weird Monsters of DRAGON Magazine

This article started out as "The Top 10 Dragon Magazine Covers With Monsters That Are Not Dragons". What It Became It kind of became just "Weird...

New D&D Documentary EYE OF THE BEHOLDER Has Some Bad Optics

Aesthetics are critical in influencing others to adopt your ideas and opinions. But these visual and social cues have to be consistent and relatable.  Normalcy...

UPDATE: The Forests Of Leng From TRUE DETECTIVE Revealed!

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote an article about The Forests Of Leng, a fake Dungeons & Dragons manual shown in episode two...

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...

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