William L. McCord Jr. is the creator of the Machineguns & Magic RPG.
William L. "Bill" McCord Jr., age 74, passed away unexpectedly on January 20, 2020. He was born in Toledo, Ohio, to William and Shirley (Cover) McCord on January 10, 1946. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, David. He is survived by his wife, Sharon; brother, Tim; brother-in-law, John Chilcote; and many nieces and nephews.
Bill held many, many jobs in his life. Most of them were labor and most of them were dull. The real person he was showed up in how he spent the rest of his time. He was an avid reader with an extensive vocabulary and wide knowledge in many areas. Bill created his own comics and wrote poetry and fan fiction. For many years he was a folk dancer, both teaching and performing in the Toledo area. Bill also loved role playing games and spent many hours developing role playing systems.