Month: July 2016

Bear Peters

A Pilgrimage to the Bear Cave with Bear Peters in 2008


Bear Peters Interviewed in 2008 Reproduced by kind permission of Robert S. Lotze and Bear Peters Bear Peters was involved with Tunnels & Trolls at the very beginning. He was a party to its creation and part of its growth. His resume is quite impressive. Not only is he a founding-father of Tunnels & Trolls

Lucky Shot by Chad Thorsen

Dare to DARO by Dan Prentice


A guide to cunning stunts Since the second role-playing game burst onto the scene in 1975, players have been using its flexible Saving Roll mechanic to perform dramatic stunts confounding Game Masters and their evil monsters. This article offers some advice to the Tunnels & Troll GM who would like to get a handle on

Tunnels & Trolls News & Info

That Frisson of Disgust, That Tingle of Fear


by Ken St. Andre – January 29th, 2000 Do you remember your first fantasy role-playing experience? Do you remember struggling to understand unfamiliar rules, the effort to fit your character into that of someone not yourself? Do you remember the dread with which you faced your first monstrous foe? There has never been anything else

Tunnels & Trolls News & Info

Take That You Fiend Interview in 1983


Reproduced by kind permission of John Harrington In 1983, Ken St Andre popped over to the UK to appear at Games Day. While there he was accosted by a spotty oik who thrust a couple of copies of TTYF into his hands. The editors of TTYF were ‘over the moon, Brian’ when Ken sent the