Cypher Chronicles, vol. 23-2016

Iadace and welcome to Cypher Chronicles!

Exciting News and Interviews

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Illustration by Matt Stawicki
  • Join us at one of our seminars at Gen Con 2016…you’ll be glad you did!
    • GMing MCG Games (Thursday at noon). Great tips on running fantastic Cypher System games straight from expert MCG GMs.
    • Designing for the Cypher System (Thursday at 2:00). Learn how to design and write great content and rules for this flexible and unique system. This is a super-useful seminar for anyone thinking of producing products for Cypher System Creator.
    • Instant Adventure with Monte Cook (Friday at 11:00). Last year’s session was loads of fun. (Watch the video—it’s a hoot!)
    • The MCG Seminar (Saturday at 1:00). We’ll be unveiling some pretty cool news—and there’s usually a little treat for our seminar attendees as well. This is one you DO NOT want to miss.
    • Running RPGs for Children (Sunday at 11:00). How to run a great game for kids, from the creators of No Thank You, Evil!

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Crowdfunding Campaigns and Other Things We Love

Get Inspired

Inspire Us

Got something you’d like to see published in Cypher Chronicles next week? A cool blog post you’ve written about our games, scientific news that inspires your The Strange campaign, an Atlas Obscura photo that makes you dream of the Ninth World, a Kickstarter campaign that kindles your imagination, a charity event near and dear to your heart…share whatever you think would inspire Team MCG and would also be a good fit for Cypher Chronicles. Send your recommendations to [email protected] (submitting a recommendation does not guarantee publication).


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Tammie Webb Ryan
Tammie Webb Ryan

Tammie Webb Ryan entered the game industry as a playtester for the first edition of Pinnacle Entertainment’s Deadlands, and has since worked at Last Unicorn Games and Wizards of the Coast, and as a freelance editor. Tammie is the Administrative Manager for Monte Cook Games.