Gary Gygax Dies

The co-creator of the phenomenally popular Dungeons & Dragons role playing game, Gary Gygax, has died at his home in Wisconsin aged 69. His wife Gail informed the Associated Press that her husband had been suffering from health-related issues for some time, including an abdominal aneurysm. Despite failing health and an acrimonious split with the … Continued

9178-70375-1-dungeons-and-dragons_400.jpgThe co-creator of the phenomenally popular Dungeons & Dragons role playing game, Gary Gygax, has died at his home in Wisconsin aged 69.

His wife Gail informed the Associated Press that her husband had been suffering from health-related issues for some time, including an abdominal aneurysm.

Despite failing health and an acrimonious split with the Dungeons & Dragons franchise in the mid Eighties, Gygax apparently held weekly games of the product until January of this year. He is survived by his wife and six children.