RIP Loren Wiseman

Industry news, rumoured and announced new products, and discussion of games company policies.

Moderator: Chimpman

RIP Loren Wiseman

Postby Angelika Tatsu » Thu Feb 16, 2017 9:59 pm

A great man that contributed a great deal to the history of table-top role-playing, passed away yesterday. May he rest in peace.
In morte veritá.

Projects: Erath (TBD), Sundered Realms
User avatar
Angelika Tatsu
Ogre
 
Posts: 218
Joined: Sat Dec 10, 2016 2:11 pm
Location: Goblin Hole

Re: RIP Loren Wiseman

Postby Havard » Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:41 pm

Yeah I just heard about it yesterday. Very sad news. He was the co-founder of the Game Designer's Workshop. He also did some amazing work on GURPS Traveller. From what I understand he was suffering from heart problems and diabetes. Too many of these gaming greats pass so early. :/

RIP.

-Havard

The Comeback Inn - My Blackmoor Forum
The Blackmoor Blog
My Articles at the Vaults of Pandius
Moderator of the Mystara, Blackmoor and Thunder Rift forums.
My moderator voice is
GREEN.
User avatar
Havard
Dragon Turtle
 
Posts: 16248
Joined: Thu May 22, 2008 7:32 pm
Location: Norway

Re: RIP Loren Wiseman

Postby Dread Delgath » Fri Feb 17, 2017 7:13 pm

:( RIP Loren Wiseman.
Examining the origins of D&D: 0e, Holmes Basic, Chainmail, Greyhawk, Blackmoor, Eldritch Wizardry, DDG&H, Swords & Spells & implementing house rules... Prime Requisite Blogspot
User avatar
Dread Delgath
Frost Giant
 
Posts: 813
Joined: Mon May 26, 2008 10:09 pm
Location: Thankfully, NOT where the swirl starts when you flush the country.


Return to The Wishing Well

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests