Welcome to the New CAR-PGA Web Site!

Welcome to the website of the Committee for the Advancement of Role-Playing Games (CAR-PGa), an international network of researchers into all aspects of role-playing games (RPGs). This site contains several categories of information, all of which are accessible from the menu above: Answers to questions about role-playing games Answers to other frequently asked questions An… Continue reading Welcome to the New CAR-PGA Web Site!

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER, Vol. 28, No. 10, October 2019

David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA millians.david@paideiaschool.org Letter from the Chair Hello All, Happy October! I recently added jump links to several CAR-PGA site pages. Long pages like the Frequently Asked Questions, Studies & Literature, Defending RPGs, and Membership Manual should be easier to read and navigate.… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER, Vol. 28, No. 10, October 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 9, September 2019

An international network of researchers into all aspects of role-playing games David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA millians.david@paideiaschool.org LETTER FROM THE CHAIR Hello All, It’s been a tumultuous month for tabletop role-playing games. We recently lost Rick Loomis, who founded Flying Buffalo. I outlined Flying Buffalo’s enormous… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 9, September 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 8, August 2019

David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA millians.david@paideiaschool.org ARTICLES Letter from the Chair Hi All, The CAR-PGA isn’t often in the news, but thanks to CAR-PGA member Hawke Robinson we’re affiliated with a worthy cause — discussing the value of tabletop role-playing games as part of prisoner rehabilitation.… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 8, August 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 7, July 2019

David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA ARTICLES Letter from the Chair, July 2019 Hello All, Although it’s been a few weeks, I wanted to address an event that tested the limits of a large convention’s policies. The rise of Dungeons & Dragons and fantasy in general has made conventions… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 7, July 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 6, June 2019

An international network of researchers into all aspects of role-playing games June 2019 David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA NOTE FROM THE EDITOR I will soon leave for East Asia until mid-July. I will not have reliable access to this CAR-PGa material until I get back on… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 6, June 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 5, May 2019

An international network of researchers into all aspects of role-playing games David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA LETTER FROM THE CHAIR Hi All, My apologies for not writing a letter last month. I just started my new job, which kept me a lot busier than I expected.… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 5, May 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 4, April 2019

David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA ARTICLES The SPIEL ´18 in Essen By Carsten Obst Part Two: From Children of Mu, Dreadnoughts, and Lights in the Darkness Das Gift der Schlange (The Snake´s Poison) is a new adventure-book for the SF RPG Ultima Ratio, published by the… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER Vol. 28, No. 4, April 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER, Vol. 28, No. 3, March 2019

An international network of researchers into all aspects of role-playing games David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA ARTICLES Letter from the Chair Hi All, You might have recently heard about a controversy boiling over a controversial figure in the role-playing game industry who has gotten quite a… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER, Vol. 28, No. 3, March 2019

CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER, Vol. 28, No. 2, February 2019

An international network of researchers into all aspects of role-playing games David Millians, Editor Paideia School, 1509 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30307 USA MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR Hi All, I’m pleased to announce a few new developments since our last newsletter: The web site is now up and running. We’ve managed to rescue… Continue reading CAR-PGa NEWSLETTER, Vol. 28, No. 2, February 2019