Michael Iantorno PhD Candidate, Game Designer, and Writer

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Fifty Years of Dungeons & Dragons: Reflections on the OGL – An Interview with Ryan Dancey

Fifty Years of Dungeons & Dragons is out today! The book collects dozens of essays that explore and celebrate the game’s legacy and its tremendous impact on gaming and popular culture, and features work by Jon Peterson, Amanda Cote, Aaron Trammell, and many other talented TTRPG scholars. In my chapter, “Reflections on the OGL: An Interview with Ryan Dancey,” I discuss the...

HyperBound featured in Rise of the Video Game Zinesters

I’m not usually one to toot my own horn, but I thought I’d share this little tidbit of news with all of you. In March 2012, Anna Anthropy released her book Rise of the Video Game Zinesters: How Freaks, Normals, Amateurs, Artists, Dreamers, Drop-outs, Queers, Housewives, and People Like You Are Taking Back an Art Form and my hack project HyperBound was given a three page write-up! This...

Michael Iantorno PhD Candidate, Game Designer, and Writer