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Metro Detroit OSR Society Public Game Nights Return to the Loaded Die Game Nights! – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards Well, it’s a new year and time for me to get back out and run some games (and evangelize the style I love.) With that, I will be resuming the OSR nights at The Loaded Die’s Game Nights at both Dragonmead and Brooks Brewing.  Every game I run publicly […]

State of the Blog, Things to Come and New Ownership of the Swords & Wizardry G+ Community – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards For those who follow the blog, you will have noticed a big slump in posts. If you were following along early in the fall, you know that I hit some massive overtime at work. The holidays started closing in right after that happened. It’s been pretty busy at work, […]

The Horla For Swords & Wizardry: Octhorrorfest Creature Feature – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards The Horla is a creature not well known outside of the fans of Vincent Price and die hard fans of weird fiction who have read the original short story, which created the entity. The Horla is an extra planar entity which first appeared in a short story named after […]

The Blob For Swords & Wizardry: Octhorrorfest Creature Feature – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards Since it’s inception the world of Dungeons & Dragons and it’s simulacra has been filled with all manner of vile oozes, slimes and jellies. However, I have found, that while these are all deadly in their own right, none quite imitate or replicate my favorite jelly of all, the Blob. […]

State of the Blog and Octhorrorfest 2017 – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards Time for the triumphant return of Gamers & Grognards! Or not so much. For about a little over a month now, I have been filling in for a co-worker out on leave for back surgery. This has had me working two 40 hour + a week positions in our […]

U-Con Event Submission Extension! Submit today! Need more Role Playing, OSR and Tekumel Events! – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards EXTENSION NOTE GM GAMES REGISTRATION FOR U-CON 2017 TO BE INCLUEDE IN PRE-REG WILL CLOSE IN MID SEPTEMBER!! PLEASE HAVE YOUR GAMES SUBMITTED BY THEN! THE DROP DEAD DATE FOR EVENTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON. INFORMATION ON SUBMISSIONS BELOW. WE NEED MORE RPG, OSR AND TEKUMEL EVENTS!As the OSR event […]

Swords & Wizardry Metro Detroit Tap Room Tour! – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards I find myself with some extra time this Wednesday and Thursday night. After having a few successful nights at The Loaded Die’s Board Game Night on Thursdays at Dragonmead, I have decided to an additional night, also hosted by The Loaded Die. This week I will be running my Swords […]

The Midderlands and Why You Should Jump On This Kickstarter – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards Hey folks! I’m writing today to share with you a Kickstarter that I want to see fund. I’m talking about “The Midderlands” campaign from +MonkeyBlood Design (Glynn Seal). Glynn recently gave me a preview copy of the book and let me tell you, this thing hits a lot of […]

Swords & Wizardry Campaign At Dragonmead. – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards Well, after a successful week last week, I have decided to return to The Loaded Die’s Board Game Night at Dragonmead in Warren, Michigan this Thursday night, July 20th. Last week we played a game of Swords & Wizardry that involved 1st level characters taking out a vampire without and real combat, […]

Come Play Swords & Wizardry At Dragonmead Microbrewery! – Gamers & Grognards

New Post from Gamers & Grognards So, on the local gaming scene here in Metro-Detroit, a local FLGS The Loaded Die has partnered with some local breweries to get some game nights running around town. One of these is in my own backyard (so to speak) and the microbrewery I have frequented the most. Dragonmead of […]