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Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Tom the Fanboy on Tue Mar 04, 2008 4:28 pm

:cry:
This is a very sad day, first Robert Jordan and now Gygax. Who will Fantasy lose next!?
http://www.cnn.com/2008/TECH/03/04/obit ... index.html
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Thunderhowl on Tue Mar 04, 2008 8:40 pm

What a kick in the junk. And on my birthday no less. :cry:
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Liykanden on Tue Mar 04, 2008 8:56 pm

In pace requiescat, Gary. :(
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Xaq on Tue Mar 04, 2008 10:37 pm

Alina was going to post a guest comic tonight, but she couldn't let this pass without paying homage.

Rest in... (rolls dice, looks up result)... Peace, Mr. Gygax.
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby 834n on Tue Mar 04, 2008 10:48 pm

A sad day for geeks everywhere :(
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Thunderhowl on Wed Mar 05, 2008 12:01 am

xaq wrote:Alina was going to post a guest comic tonight, but she couldn't let this pass without paying homage.

Rest in... (rolls dice, looks up result)... Peace, Mr. Gygax.


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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Kurrel on Wed Mar 05, 2008 5:47 am

Every storyteller who runs a game of roleplay to the enjoyment of their players is a fitting tribute to him. Even when people no longer remember his name there will be people telling stories of fiction and make-believe created within the structures he first laid.

That is, as they say, Quite Something.
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Narf the Mouse on Wed Mar 05, 2008 5:27 pm

Very few people can say they were part of creating a new art form.

At least I'm sure the gaming is better up there.
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Lunaroki on Thu Mar 06, 2008 3:12 pm

It's a sad day for us all, but I suppose everyone rolls a 1 eventually. Mr. Gygax, your legacy shall live on.
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Re: Gary Gygax is dead.

Postby Illusionist on Sun Mar 09, 2008 2:25 pm

I know I'm a litle late to the party for this, but RIP Gary. Back when I was only mildly nerdy at best, you were that guy from that episode of Futurama. "Put the dice away before I take them away!"

Now, of course, I know what you did and how truly wonderful you were.

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