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Dave Arneson


Blackmoor Studios Dedication to Dave Arneson at Full Sail University


Dave Arneson's World of Blackmoor


Interview with Creator of Dungeons and Dragons, Dave Arneson


Gary Con 2014: History on Dave Arneson & Gary Gygax


Heroes of RPG's: 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.
  • Personal 

  • Experience with miniature wargaming 

  • Blackmoor 

  • ''Dungeons & Dragons'' 

  • After TSR 

  • Honors and tributes 

  • Partial bibliography