opengaming

  • Dungeons & Dragons Scraps Plans To Update Its Open Game License

    Dungeons & Dragons Scraps Plans To Update Its Open Game License

    Wizards of the Coast, publisher of Dungeons & Dragons, announced today that it will no longer be pursuing deauthorization of the Open Gaming License 1.0a, abandoning plans previously stated in the drafted OGL 1.2. This statement comes after relentless fan backlash against the decision to deauthorize that was revealed after io9 reported on a leaked…


  • Paizo’s Open RPG Alliance Grows Stronger Every Day

    Paizo’s Open RPG Alliance Grows Stronger Every Day

    Amid the deafening silence from Wizards of the Coast after io9 reported on a leaked draft of their new Open Gaming Licence, Paizo, one of their competitors, launched a bold new initiative. Alongside a few key partners, which include popular third-party publishers like Kobold Press, Chaosium, and Green Ronin, the Pathfinder publisher announced that they…