Kobolds at Gen Con 2014

The kobold crew will be at Gen Con 2014 talking about adventures, design, and breaking into the field. Here’s the seminar list: We hope to see you at one or all of them! Tyranny of Dragons: When The Kobolds Met Tiamat Friday at Noon, Crowne Plaza : Victoria Stn A/B How the heck did small-but-fierce Kobold Press end up designing the flagship adventure for a new era of D&D? What’s it like to partner with Wizards? Is Tiamat cool to...

We Need GMs for PaizoCon 2014!

The Kobold King needs you! BY THIS FRIDAY we need 2 or 3 GMs on board to run Kobold events for Pathfinder RPG at PaizoCon 2014 July 4-6. We’d also welcome a GM to run a 13th Age table for Team Kobold. We can offer a badge, swag and undying gratitude. (But not plane fare or hotel accommodations, sorry.) Willing and able to commit? Email...

Coolest Virtual Gen Con Project Ever

As part of the “Coolest Virtual Gen Con Project Ever,” Kobold freelancer Ben McFarland recorded the opening encounter of Grandmother’s Fire, an adventure out of the anthology, Tales of the Old Margreve. While his voice is a little rough—who are we kidding, he could do stand-in work for the Cryptkeeper—it seems that the table had a great time, facing down ghoulish knights, ghostly coursers, and terrible lich hounds. And...

Worldbuilding Guide Takes ENnies Gold

When the Complete Kobold Guide to Game Design took ENnies gold last year, we were delighted—because it’s a game product that helps create new game designers. Well, it happened again in 2013. The Kobold Guide to Worldbuilding won TWO gold ENnie awards for Best Writing, and Best RPG Related Product. Congratulations to Wolfgang Baur, Keith Baker, David “Zeb” Cook, Monte Cook, Jeff Grubb, Scott Hungerford, Chris Pramas,...

Gen Con 2013: Friday

Friday at Gen Con brings with it more seminars, signings, and even a couple of awards. As you might have heard by now, The Kobold Guide to Worldbuilding won two ENnies during the ceremony. Congratulations go to those who worked on this project, and thanks go to those who voted on...


Gen Con 2013: Wednesday

More Kobolds were busy arriving in Indy on Wednesday for Gen Con 2013. Now that they’re all prepared for the fun times ahead, expect to start seeing more photos and updates from the convention. In the meantime, Liz Courts at Paizo took some marvelous shots of the Paizo booth, and you can see some of what the Kobolds offer in the way of products at the show. (Thanks, Marc Radle, for pointing this out! And thanks, Liz, for posting some...

Gen Con 2013: Tuesday Photo Gallery

The streets of Indianapolis await the influx of gamers that come every year to take part in the best four days of gaming. The influx of Kobolds has also begun, too! Come see what Indy looks like before the gamers, game makers, and exhibitors all start setting themselves up for what promises to be an extremely enjoyable and fun four days of gaming! (We see that the elves haven’t quite taken over the park...

Gen Con Signings, Events, and Seminars

It’s that time of year again! Gen Con 2013 is this week, and we have an all-in-one page that shows you what we’re up to this convention. Let’s start off with the Kobold Press signings, then head into events and more. Signings When: Thursday from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Paizo booth in the Exhibit Hall Who: Wolfgang Baur, Ben McFarland, and Brian Suskind When: Friday from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Paizo booth in the Exhibit Hall...

Kobold Press Signings at Gen Con 2013

Attention, fellow Kobolds! If you’re attending Gen Con 2013, we have a signing session for you to add to your fun times at the convention. We’ll add more information about all Kobold Press events over the next few days, too, so watch the site for updates. When: Friday from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Paizo booth in the Exhibit Hall Who: Colin McComb, Ben McFarland, Brian Suskind, and Wolfgang Baur Please do stop by to see them and get...

ENnie Nominations: Midgard, Worldbuilding, and Dark Roads

This year’s nominees for the annual Gen Con EN World RPG Awards (ENnies) are out, and we’re delighted to report that three Kobold Press books are in the running! Midgard Campaign Setting by Wolfgang Baur, Brandon Hodge, and Jeff Grubb: Best Setting We asked Brandon Hodge how he felt about the nomination and he wrote back, “When Wolfgang assembled the Midgard Campaign Setting team, I was both honored and thrilled to help lead...

PaizoCon 2013

Though PaizoCon 2013 has come to an end, the Kobolds have some charming and fun images from the convention to share with you. Come tour the gallery, wherein you can see smiling faces, happy Kobolds, and fun times. Our Kobold photographers were Wolfgang Baur and Shelly Baur—many thanks to both for sharing their images and their...

Midgard Mayhem at MACE 2012 and MACE West 2013

Last fall Christina Stiles approached me about participating in an event she was organizing for MACE 2012 entitled Midgard Mayhem. The event was designed to showcase the just released campaign setting of Midgard by Wolfgang Baur by running adventures set in it. The idea sounded cool and I agreed to run a couple of adventures for the event. The first scenario I ran was The Forgotten King’s Tomb by Mike Franke adapted to Green Ronin’s...

Kobold Press Gen Con Events

We’re inside the 100-day mark! Sure, there are still many hours until registration opens for the Best Four Days in Gaming, but you’re going to want to know what grab in that mad scramble when the electronic gates lift on May 19th. We’re here for you…well, we’re here to show you where to find Midgard in Indianapolis. A kobold’s gotta have limits. ;) These are the events Kobold Press has scheduled and live for...

Midgard at Gen Con 2013!

Are you going to Gen Con 2013? Want to run a session of Midgard and show folks just how much awesome the kobolds can pack into 4 hours? Please email Ben McFarland (brickk@gmail.com) if you’re interested in running Midgard adventures at the convention. (Today would be best, but soon will work, too!) Hope to see you in Indianapolis from August 15-18th! They are the holy days of our people, and the planning is underway. We will quaff...


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