Blackmoor Studios Dedication to Dave Arneson at Full Sail University
Interview with Creator of Dungeons and Dragons, Dave Arneson
RPG Founding Father Quotes (E. Gary Gygax, Dave Arneson, & M. A. R. Barker)
Gary Con 2014: History on Dave Arneson & Gary Gygax
Video Storytime Dinner with Dave Arneson
David Lance "Dave" Arneson was an American game designer best known for co-developing the first published role-playing game (RPG), Dungeons & Dragons, with Gary Gygax, in the early 1970s. Arneson's early work was fundamental to the development of the genre, developing the concept of the RPG using devices now considered to be archetypical, such as adventuring in "dungeons" and using a neutral judge who doubles as the voice and consciousness of all other characters to develop the storyline.