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Nessun Dorma

During the school year, we could only play Fridays and Saturdays. But when summer came, every single day was up for grabs. Not for scheduling normal games — those we could play any day of the week, even during the school year. No, I’m talking about the most magical of beasts and that staple of […]

Ben Robbins | June 18th, 2019 | | 7 comments

Shippensburg Archives

By popular demand, I’ve uploaded the other group photos I have from the Shippensburg Adventure Game Camp. Were you there? Find yourself in the crowd and be amazed how you looked 25 years ago. I’m missing photos of one of the weeks in 82, 83, and 84. If someone out there has those, let me […]

Ben Robbins | September 28th, 2009 | , , | 22 comments

Shippensburg Adventure Game Camp

Nearly thirty years ago, there was a summer camp for D&D. Yes that’s right, a summer camp where instead of basket weaving and archery, you played Dungeons & Dragons. I went all five years it ran, three years as a camper and two as a councilor. And yes, it was awesome. There is about zero […]

Ben Robbins | May 20th, 2009 | , , , | 8 comments

Grand Experiments: We’ll always have Lorngard

As far as grand experiments go this one was pretty short: one game session in the middle of an ongoing campaign. Even though the experimental part was over pretty quickly it became a sounding board for the characters for years to come. Like swinging a hammer at a vase, it all happens pretty fast but […]

Ben Robbins | May 27th, 2008 | , , , | 2 comments