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Women of D&D

Post by Havard » Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:56 pm

http://kotaku.com/d-d-wouldn-t-be-what- ... 1796426183

Nice article about some of the women who helped shape D&D.

Who is your favorite woman game designer? :)

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Re: Women of D&D

Post by agathokles » Mon Jul 10, 2017 11:36 pm

Ann Dupuis!

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Re: Women of D&D

Post by Blackleaf » Tue Jul 11, 2017 8:22 am

I think Lisa Smedman did some excellent work for Ravenloft in particular Castle Forlorn.

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Re: Women of D&D

Post by Big Mac » Tue Jul 11, 2017 5:35 pm

I don't know of the work of Jean Wells (yet).

I do know Darlene. As the article almost says Greyhawk...and Greyspace...wouldn't be what they are today without Darlene.

The same goes for Margaret Weis. Dragonlance...and Krynnspace...wouldn't be what they are today without Margaret Weis.

There are some other women out there that have done really useful stuff. Elane Cunningham has made some really cool Spelljammer stuff.

It is a real shame that TSR had someone running a "don't hire women" policy, back when Darlene applied, as they could have gotten some awesome ladies onboard.
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