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Gary Gygax
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Ernest Gary Gygax (July 27, 1938 – March 4, 2008) was a game designer who is best known for co-creating Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) along with Dave Arneson and co-founding TSR with Don Kaye. As such, most of his own designs are in the area of role-playing games, but his influence extends to the entire nature of the modern adventure gaming hobby.

Geekdo Gary Gygax Rememberance Page

Abridged List of Notable Board Games

Awards

  • Winner of the 1980 Charles S. Roberts Hall of Fame Award at Origins '81.

Interviews
An Interview with the Wizard of TSR, Gryphon (Issue 1 - Summer 1980)

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