Branden Robertson
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Branden Robertson Joins Our Extra Life Team

It is my pleasure to announce that Branden Robertson has joined the Team NZS Extra Life team! I don’t recall when I first started following…

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CMNH
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Extra Life—Tabletop Appreciation Weekend

Since announcing our plan to participate in Tabletop Appreciation Weekend our team has raised over $500! I just wanted to take this opportunity to update…

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Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
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Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? Extra Life Campaign

Generally speaking, I’m not one to ask for things. I am reluctant to ask for favors and I am especially disinclined to ever ask for…

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Monster Slayers: Heroes of Hesiod is available for free on Wizards of the Coast or DriveThruRPG
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Heroes of Hesiod—Role-Playing with Kids

If I were to write an FAQ right now the first answered question I’d put on it would be “what are some good options for…

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NZS Games Logo by Marcie Clowry
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NZS Games—A Rebranding by Marcie Clowry

NZS Games When I started NZS Games a couple of years ago I found myself struggling over a good name. Given that I love tabletop…

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Tavern of Heroes co-creator Michael Stagliano
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Tavern of Heroes: An Exclusive Interview

At the end of the May, Michael and Stephen Stagliano released their new podcast, The Tavern of Heroes, to wild success. Michael was kind enough…

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Tavern of Heroes
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Tavern of Heroes Podcast

A podcast review is slightly out of our normal offerings but I had the good fortune of Michael Stagliano reaching out to me asking if…

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Arboretum
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Arboretum—Resurrection

I first wrote about Arboretum over two years ago (←you can read specific thoughts there). I had no idea that the game would become the…

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STEM: Epic Heroes
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STEM: Epic Heroes

Believe it or not, there was a time when stem was just a word that we used to describe the stalk of a plant. But then…

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Dungeons and Dragons May Be Providing Therapy to Players
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Dungeons and Dragons May Be Providing Therapy to Players

Several months ago I interviewed clinical psychology student Nicolette Rodriguez about being a “play therapist”. She is a therapist that implements Dungeons and Dragons in…

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