Ernest Gary Gygax

Ernest Gary Gygax

was an American writer and game designer best known for co-creating the pioneering role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) with Dave Arneson.
There is no winning or losing, but rather the value is in the experience of imagining yourself as a character in whatever genre you're involved in, whether it's a fantasy game, the Wild West, secret agenst or whatever else. You get to sort of vicariously experience those things.More Ernest Gary Gygax quotes [08/24/2011 04:08:18]
Outside of the mindless sitcoms that the networks thrive on, people able to think generally consider most entertainment is escape in one form or another.
More Ernest Gary Gygax quotes [08/24/2011 04:08:41]
Somebody said they threw their copy of Dungeons and Dragons into the fire, and it screamed. It's a game! The magic spells in it are as real as the gold. Try retiring on that stuff.More Ernest Gary Gygax quotes [08/24/2011 04:08:00]
There's a call to adventure. It's something in the inner psyche of humanity, particularly males.More Ernest Gary Gygax quotes [08/24/2011 04:08:31]
I wasn't popular in the home office because I wasn't chicken. I'm just a risk taker. I have gut instincts.More Ernest Gary Gygax quotes [08/24/2011 04:08:24]

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