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« on: March 04, 2008, 09:55:30 AM »

Gary Gygax has passed on today at 69.
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« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2008, 10:27:47 AM »

Oh,man. I liked the game that he helped create. All uber-nerds be saddened, for the creator of Dungeons and Dragons has passed.
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« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2008, 02:26:30 PM »

Damn it all.

This is sad news indeed.
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« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2008, 11:54:07 AM »

I wasn't really into D&D, but many other pen & paper games might not have existed were it not for his influence. Truly we have lost a hero to the world, and already the world seems a little brighter (fear the light).
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« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2008, 12:15:26 PM »

Computer RPGs as we know wouldn't exist either. The now cliche "knight and dragon" medieval worldview of many games wouldn't be as popular etc. His influence is really underrated all things considered.
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