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Art and Fiction : Illustration : Fantasy

  • dwayne harris illustration — Here you will find examples of my award-winning fantasy and sf art as well as links to more fantastic art on the web. Gold Cool
    http://www.dwayneharris.com/ :: Updated 16-Apr-2002
    8398 hits :: 7 Votes :: 4.00000 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • Art of the Empath — Art of the Empath - art for any fantasy. Low budget character commissions and personal commissions for RPG and fantasy lovers. Gold Cool
    http://artoftheempath.com :: Updated 14-Aug-2003
    22567 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.19441 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Art and Fiction : Illustration : Horror

Art and Fiction : Illustration : by Artist

  • DiTerlizzi - Sneaky Peeks! — The web site of author and illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi, whose RPG credits include Dungeons & Dragons, Planescape, Changeling, and Magic: the Gathering. Site includes news, artwork gallery, commentary, contests, etc. Features a sneak-peek at upcoming artwork and artist signing schedule. Official Gold
    http://www.diterlizzi.com/ :: Updated 29-Feb-2000
    5402 hits :: 8 Votes :: 3.75000 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Art and Fiction : Literature : Magazines and E-Zines

Art and Fiction : Movies and Television : Movies

  • One Ring, The — Anything relating to Tolkien you'll find here (or soon will)! From movies to (searchable) images to books to music to games--it's all here! Gold
    http://theonering.com/ :: Updated 31-Aug-1999
    1990 hits :: 6 Votes :: 3.50000 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Art and Fiction : Mythology and Folklore

  • Encyclopedia Mythica — The Encyclopedia Mythica is an on-line encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, and legend. It contains hundreds of definitions of gods and goddesses from all over the world. Gold
    http://www.pantheon.org/ :: Updated 03-Aug-1999
    2480 hits :: 6 Votes :: 3.66667 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Internet Play : MUDs

  • AnsalonMud — Welcome to Ansalon, a MUD that's been around for a long time. It is simply one of the oldest DragonLance Multi-User Dungeon's in existence. It has the good fortune to be the pet project of some very dedicated folks who simply want to share their love of DragonLance and roleplay with others. If you have any comments or questions, feel free to drop in at Ansalonmud.com. We'd love to hear from you. This one has spawned many other games over the years, come and see why today. Gold Top 100 Cool
    http://www.ansalonmud.net :: Updated 22-Nov-2013
    7184 hits :: 34 Votes :: 4.99969 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Internet Play : MUDs : Graphical MUDs

  • Ferion — Space strategy game that allows you to play a space simulation the way you want it. Develop technologies that give you an advantage, Design your own ships, Form alliances, Build fleets, Trade, Conquer worlds, Destroy worlds. Gold
    http://www.ferion.com :: Updated 17-Feb-2004
    5123 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.08245 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Internet Play : MUDs : MUDer Resources

Internet Play : MUDs : by Age - Ancient

  • Castle Arcanum — Castle Arcanum is a fantasy based MUD using heavily modified Envy code. The game offers: a very large, mostly original world, free character generation, helpful staff, comprehensive MUD school, a broad range of playable levels, quests, interactive NPC and environment programs and more! Gold
    http://www.castlearcanum.com :: Updated 10-Apr-2004
    3044 hits :: 10 Votes :: 2.13227 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Internet Play : Play by Chat : Genre - Fantasy

  • Mystical Realms — Mystical Realms is an extensive and unique Interactive Storytelling Role-Playing Community that plays by chat. Web space is available for character development, maps and images, or continuing novels. Guilds, organizations and nations keep in touch easily through front-page news, forums or in their private club settings. Come explore! Gold Cool
    http://www.myrealms.net :: Updated 24-Dec-2003
    21644 hits :: 17 Votes :: 4.71062 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Internet Play : Play by Email : GM Resources

Internet Play : Play by Email : Genre - Horror

  • Twilight's Dominion.the shadows of dread — Cross the Veil into Hellington and your life will never be the same. Live action horror PBEM role play featuring 4 chat rooms, a message board (both features accessible by account password only), 2 game moderators, weekly turn schedule, scheduled and unscheduled chat room role play events, and more. Gold
    http://www.pariah-productions.com :: Updated 16-Jun-2002
    1564 hits :: 10 Votes :: 3.86714 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Internet Play : Play by Post : Genre - High Fantasy : Medieval

Internet Play : Play by Post : Genre - Science Fiction : Space-Based

Live Action : Genre - Fantasy

  • Wayfinder Experience, The — Remember when you were 5 years old and you tied a bedsheet around your neck for a cape, grabbed a stick for a sword, and ran around like a knight? Now we've grown up, watching movies and TV, reading books, still wishing that we could be 5 again, pretending that we�re inside the stories we read about and see. The Wayfinder Experience creates an environment where we can be in that creative world again, and part of a completely immersive entertainment experience. Gold
    http://www.wayfinderexperience.com :: Updated 31-May-2002
    4367 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.36375 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

News and Accessories : Miniatures

News and Accessories : Shopping

  • RPG Shop — Buy your favorite RPG books, magazines, dice and more online. Great game reviews updated regularly. Great prices with discount shopping. Awesome Anime collections. Gold Cool
    http://rpgshop.com/?aid=7 :: Updated 10-Mar-2001
    14963 hits :: 7 Votes :: 3.86000 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

News and Accessories : Shopping : Digital Downloads

  • RPGNow.com - Electronic RPG Mall — An electronic delivery system for role-playing games: rule books, modules, fiction, paper miniatures, software, and more! Puchase products in our store and immedately download them for use on your home computer. Gold
    http://rpgnow.com/ :: Updated 2-Sep-2001
    2223 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.23401 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

News and Accessories : Shopping : Swords Armor and Costuming

  • Arms & Armor — Individually hand-crafted historically accurate reproductions of arms and armor of many cultures and time periods. Books, gifts and training items available Gold
    http://www.armor.com :: Updated 5-Mar-2008
    820 hits :: 1 Votes :: 1.00000 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

People and Places : Conventions : Australia and South Pacific

  • Necronomicon.org — Necronomicon is a large and well-established roleplaying convention, run every year by Shadow Games Inc. It is held annually at Easter in Sydney Austraila and focuses on experimental and innovative games. Gold
    http://www.necronomicon.org/ :: Updated 04-Apr-2000
    2049 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.62870 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

People and Places : Designers and Publishers

  • Steve Jackson Games — Steve Jackson Games publishes roleplaying and card games, including GURPS, In Nomine, Dino Hunt, Knightmare Chess, Car Wars, Toon, and others. And Pyramid Magazine - the best in gaming. Official Gold
    http://sjgames.com/ :: Updated 30-Jul-1999
    2831 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.56098 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

People and Places : Web Directories and Links

  • Die Roller's Top 50 (by Votes!) — Better than a Top 100 list, the Die Roller's Top 50 is determined by visitor ratings, not just votes. Fully integrated into Effie Rover's RPG Gateway, ratings cast in the Gateway also affect the outcome. See the top 50 RPG sites you've ever seen here! Gold Cool
    http://rpggateway.com/Ratings/ :: Updated 8-Apr-2001
    74432 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.13449 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Character Building : Character Sheets

  • RPG Sheets — Huge archive of custom and official character sheets for your download pleasure! Gold Cool
    http://rpgsheets.com/ :: Updated 10-Mar-2001
    42809 hits :: 10 Votes :: 1.43890 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • Dalines: Sheet Generator — An online Character Sheet Generator. You can add as many Characters as you want, you can add the Sheets to your own Character websites and it comes in different themes. Gold Cool
    http://sheetgen.dalines.net :: Updated 9-Mar-2006
    15950 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.95492 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Character Building : Equipment

  • Strolen's Citadel: The Idea Guild — Strolen's Citadel provides an interactive searchable resource for both game masters and players. The page includes user submitted adventure hooks, plots, items, misc ideas, and NPCs to be used in your game. The forum compliments the site by holding essays, tutorials, and game ideas that don't fit anywhere else as well as good ole conversation. This site continues to grow with your help, so join our community, put in a submissions, and have fun. Gold Cool
    http://www.strolen.com/ :: Updated 9-Sep-2002
    12806 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.53510 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : GM Guides and Toolkits : House Rules and Advice

  • The Ogmios Project — Welcome traveler. If it is knowledge you seek, you have come to the right place. Take of your boots, warm your self by the fire and let Ogmios, patron of scholars open a world of wonder for you. Gold
    http://www.ogmiosproject.org :: Updated 30-Apr-2004
    1559 hits :: 10 Votes :: 2.82410 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : GM Guides and Toolkits : Puzzles and Riddles

  • Grey Labyrinth — The Grey Labyrinth is a collection of mindbenders, puzzles and paradoxes designed to stimulate lateral thinking. Gold Cool
    http://greylabyrinth.com/ :: Updated 30-Aug-1999
    10281 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.45455 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Locations and Settings

  • Basilica City — A generic city for your superheroes to play in with 85 different locations. Gold
    http://beyondheroes2.zxq.net/basilicacity.htm :: Updated 7-Apr-2013
    192 hits :: 1 Votes :: 5.00000 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Locations and Settings : Created Worlds

  • Amorphous Blob Games — Amorphous Blob Games are the creators of the world of Ki'Larn, a fantasy gaming world usable in any system. We have some general resources for your use, like a name generator, as well as cities, maps, races, characters, deities and adventures (both for AD&D 2nd and 3rd Edition as well as GURPS)! Gold
    http://www.abgames.com :: Updated 12-Mar-2002
    5534 hits :: 10 Votes :: 3.48253 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • Jacmus Prime — A fantasy world building resource for writers and role-players. Follow the creation of fantasy worlds as they unfold at Jacmus Prime, or use the tools and guides to build your own. Gold
    http://www.jacmus-prime.com :: Updated 16-Mar-2004
    2351 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.99981 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Locations and Settings : Created Worlds : Cooperative Projects

  • Santharian Dream — Welcome, stranger, to the Santharian Dream! Santharia is a web site designed by fantasy fans for fantasy fans. We work together on a unique project of creating a fantasy world in the epic style of JRR Tolkien. If you're new to the site please check out the Concept section to inform you about our project - or just have a look around, enjoy, and don't forget to sign our Guestbook, waiting eagerly for your comments! And now. have fun! Gold
    http://www.santharia.com/ :: Updated 23-Feb-2001
    2129 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.54209 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • Gathis — Gathis is an online RP campaign, where several DMs run their groups in one shared world. The actions of these groups, or even a sigular PC, have the chance to affect the future of the world itself. Gathis is not a MUD or a PBEM, but a RP community of Players and DMs working towards a common goal. Gold
    http://gathis.com/ :: Updated 14-Jul-2001
    1601 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.11007 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • The World of Dragons Breath — Not quite an RPG, and more than a story. The world of Dragons Breath is an ever expanding collaborative project and a support group for writers and artists. Site includes library, online comics, art gallery, map, world descriptions, forum, chat room and more. Gold
    http://www.worldofdragonsbreath.com/ :: Updated 24-Oct-2002
    1921 hits :: 10 Votes :: 3.94043 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Locations and Settings : Created Worlds : Dungeons and Dragons

  • The World of Farland — Farland is a world that has been conquered by evil. It has been sundered into seven kingdoms, each ruled by an evil lord who personifies one of the seven deadly sins. These beings, called the Seven Deadly Lords or the Lords of Sin, hold the land in a dark grasp. It is an evil place but take heart, for not all is lost-- light glimmers in the west. Gold Top 100
    http://www.farlandworld.com :: Updated 30-Jun-2004
    3141 hits :: 35 Votes :: 4.99999 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Locations and Settings : Created Worlds : Fantasy

  • Agyris - World of the Bell Fantasy Campaign Setting — Fantasy is not dead. Visit Agyris, a massive world of fantastic new myth. Cool art, new gods, character archetypes, GM & Player articles, new monsters, maps, newspapers, character archetypes, prices, interactive timeline, in more than 1000 web pages. Home of the Ultimate Game Table. Gold Cool
    http://www.agyris.net :: Updated 1-Aug-2004
    7426 hits :: 10 Votes :: 3.65902 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Resources : Maps

  • RPGMapShare.com — Free RPG Map and mapping object repository. Objects in PNG format compatible with mapping applications such Dundjinni(tm), CC3(tm), and MapTool. Gold
    http://rpgmapshare.com :: Updated 22-Sep-2006
    4738 hits :: 6 Votes :: 4.83333 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Software : Character Generators : D20 Systems

  • PCGen — PCGen is a Java based Character Generator. It is the most comprehensive Character Generator out there, and is updated on a weekly basis with new d20 Source Material and New functionality. Gold Cool
    http://pcgen.sourceforge.net/ :: Updated 23-Jan-2002
    13461 hits :: 10 Votes :: 3.63215 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Software : Computer Games : Internet Games

  • Well Of Souls — WOS (Well Of Souls) is a massive free online rpg where you can make and level chars, meet new friends and meet your heart's content. I have personally played his game and enjoyed it. I hope you do too. Gold
    http://www.synthetic-reality.com/wosHome.htm :: Updated 19-Jun-2002
    3007 hits :: 6 Votes :: 5.00000 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Software : Map Generators

  • Profantasy - Campaign Cartographer — ProFantasy Software Ltd - creators of Campaign Cartographer - the standard in map making for role playing games. Software for designing fantasy lands, cities and dungeons. Official Gold Cool
    http://profantasy.com/ :: Updated 02-Aug-1999
    71764 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.39575 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • Dundjinni — Free maps, adventures, and artwork abound on the official site for Dundjinni map and adventure creation software. Check out (and download) jpegs of the beautiful maps made with Dundjinni, pngs of thousands of free user-created artwork, or test drive a demo of this ENnie nominated, sophisticated but easy to use program. Gold Cool
    http://www.dundjinni.com/ :: Updated 31-Jan-2005
    111071 hits :: 10 Votes :: 3.72048 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Generic Rule Sets : D20 System

  • Kyngdoms, The — An exciting and wonderfully detailed d20 fantasy campaign setting, The Kyngdoms is an exhilarating and challenging world where your heroes and their adventures will take a whole new life of their own. Gold
    http://www.thekyngdoms.com :: Updated 19-Nov-2005
    1503 hits :: 6 Votes :: 4.83333 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Pen and Paper : Call of Cthulhu

  • Yog-Sothoth.com — Dedicated to 'Call of Cthulhu'. Features: Players Directory, Forums, mailing list, Product database (CoC Bibliography), Collectors List, reviews and more. Gold
    http://www.yog-sothoth.com/ :: Updated 25-Aug-2002
    1743 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.99071 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Pen and Paper : Dungeons and Dragons

  • Dragonsfoot Internet Roleplay Village — Dragonsfoot produces free and original materials and resources for the Advanced Dungeons and Dragons role-play game. We at Dragonsfoot are attempting to create an � Internet role-play village� where gamers from around the globe can contribute material knowing that they will be adding to the enjoyment of other role-players. We update Dragonsfoot frequently, uploading new material whenever it is available. Gold
    http://www.dragonsfoot.org :: Updated 15-Aug-2000
    1458 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.60700 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • (Semi) Official TSR Product List — The semi-official Net list of TSR products, currently compiled by Gavin Bartell. Lists all D&D units - core rules, supplements, modules, etc., and many novels, cards and other items. Gold Cool
    http://rpggateway.com/tsrlist/docfiles.html :: Updated 6-Apr-2001
    13930 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.82972 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link
  • Beyond Heroes — A site dedicated to heroic roleplaying of all eras including fantasy, pulp, modern and future with my own magic system and compatible with OD&D, AD&D 1E and 2E, and Palladium. Gold Cool
    http://users.chariot.net.au/~marcof :: Updated 13-Sep-2010
    18564 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.84464 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Pen and Paper : Dungeons and Dragons : Dragonlance

  • Kencyclopedia — The largest collection af information on the kender race from TSR's Dragonlace Saga. General info, magic Items, role playing info, kender chatroom, and more. Gold
    http://kencyclopedia.com/ :: Updated 23-Aug-1999
    2069 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.33885 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Pen and Paper : ICE Games

  • ICE Roleplaying WebRing Home Page — This site contains the information needed to join the ICE Roleplaying WebRing as well as lots of additional Information and Resources for Rolemaster, Spacemaster, HARP, Silent Death and other games from Iron Crown Enterprises. Gold
    http://icewebring.com :: Updated 30-Apr-2004
    3386 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.98210 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Pen and Paper : ICE Games : HARP

  • Aecyr Grene Campaign Setting for HARP — Aecyr Grene is a Medieval Fantasy setting with a Low level of Magic, and is strongly Humanocentric. Current campaign is fairly local in scope - at present it is focused on the actions of a party associated with on of the smaller feudal knights on the northern border of the Kingdom of Coryn. Gold
    http://www.aecyr-grene.org/ :: Updated 20-Aug-2004
    3584 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.76459 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Pen and Paper : Marvel Super Heroes

  • Technohol 13: the Atomic Drink! — Technohol 13: the Atomic Drink, is dedicated to covering the far flung corners of the Marvel Universe for the MSH RPG, either Classic or Saga in scope, as well as various other topics. Feel free to browse around, and observe my works on GI Joe, the New Universe, Marvel's golden age of comics, and more! Gold
    http://technohol.com/ :: Updated 12-Jun-2001
    2499 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.38280 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

Systems : Pen and Paper : World of Darkness : Mage The Ascension

Systems : by Setting : Star Trek

  • Star Trek : Freedom — These are dark times, unpredictable times. There are new areas of space to explore and a quasi-civil war to fight with elements of their very own forces. This is the first of many battlegrounds for the future of the Federation. Only the willful will succeed, only the strong will survive. Gold
    http://www.startrekfreedom.com :: Updated 8-Dec-2004
    2639 hits :: 10 Votes :: 4.99988 :: Remote :: Rate It :: Report Dead Link

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