Paizo Welcomes Rai Kong and Maggie Gallagher to Leadership Team

June 9, 2022 – Redmond, WA: Maggie Gallagher and Rai Kong have been promoted to the Leadership Team. Both have also received promotions in-line with that responsibility. Rai Kong is now Vice President of Technology, and Maggie Gallagher is now Vice President of People & Culture, both reporting directly to Paizo’s President. “I’ve worked closely with Maggie and Rai during their time...

Rolling for Red Nose Day: NFL Players Play D&D Charity Game

Tabletop Board Game Cage is partnering with Cleveland Browns fullback Johnny Stanton to host “Rolling for Red Nose Day,” a charity Dungeons & Dragons game. Stanton, his teammates Myles Garrett and Wyatt Teller, comedian, actor, and writer, Ify Nwadidwe, and writer, podcaster, and tabletop streamer, Aabria Iyengar will all be playing a game of D&D led by Dungeon Master Brandon Tharp for...

Modiphius Releases Fiction and a New Video from Cohors Cthulhu Tabletop RPG Universe

Recently, Modiphius Entertainment took the wraps off their upcoming trans-media franchise, Cohors Cthulhu, a universe set in an alternate era where Germanic tribespeople and Roman Legions will encounter the horrific otherworldly entities of H.P. Lovecraft’s famous lore. Today, the company is pleased to release the first installment of Cohors Cthulhu fiction, available for free at www.cohorscthulhu.com. This...

Jim Butler Named Paizo President

May 16th, 2022 – Redmond, WA: Jeff Alvarez has stepped down as president due to health reasons. Paizo has named Vice President of Marketing and Licensing, Jim Butler, as its new president. “I have had the pleasure of working closely with Jim from his days at TSR through his time working on Dungeons & Dragons 3rd Edition at Wizards of the Coast, and now working with me at Paizo,” Paizo...

Outland, Pinnacle, and Visionary Launch Joint Venture in Outrider

Outland Entertainment, led by Publisher Jeremy Mohler, Pinnacle Entertainment Group, owned by Shane Hensley, and Visionary Creative Services have announced a joint venture to launch an entire line of comics, graphic novels, prose anthologies, and prose novels based on Pinnacle’s original game properties, such as their wildly popular Deadlands game. The new imprint will be Outrider Publications. The...

Modiphius Entertainment Donates $35,000 to African Wildlife Protection Organization — National Park Rescue

Modiphius Entertainment Donates $35,000 to National Park Rescue, an Organization Devoted to Protecting African Parks from Poachers The tabletop publisher is donating all proceeds from their recent Achtung! Cthulhu sale and Star Trek Adventures Humble Bundle London, UK (February 28, 2022) — Today Modiphius Entertainment, a world-class tabletop publisher and creator, is excited to share the results...

Publisher Reboot Expands 9Tail’s Universe

Publisher Reboot Comics enriches the environment of Red Sphynx from its debut publication, 9Tails, with new characters. The comic of antihero The Starling will be released this year with a first part. The project is currently on Kickstarter for public support. The sooner the goal is reached, the faster the Dutch and international comic market can welcome this new creation. Author Leon Verhoeven, also...

Pinnacle Entertainment Group Partners with Outland Entertainment: New Comics and Fiction Through Outrider Publications

In an epic team-up of superheroic proportions, Pinnacle Entertainment Group and Outland Entertainment have joined forces to bring some of PEG’s most popular IPs to life in the form of new comics and prose! This comprehensive licensing deal is for Outland to produce fiction based on Pinnacle’s wide range of original gaming properties all under a new imprint: Outrider Publications. Outland...

Y’all of Cthulhu to Launch Highly Anticipated 2nd Season

Ain’t Slayed Nobody to Launch 2nd Season of the Podcast’s Main Show, Y’all of Cthulhu The trending podcast features characters and critters from the Wild West in a cosmic horror tale. Houston, TX – Renowned podcast, Ain’t Slayed Nobody, is pleased to announce the upcoming release of the 2nd season of its main show, Y’all of Cthulhu, on March 1st across podcast apps. Ain’t Slayed...

PAIZO WELCOMES MAGGIE GALLAGHER AS DIRECTOR OF PEOPLE AND CULTURE

Human resources veteran brings a passion for employee relations, diversity, equity, and belonging. January 27, 2022 (REDMOND, Wash.) – Paizo Inc., publisher of the Pathfinder and Starfinder Roleplaying games, announced that Maggie Gallagher has joined as its Director of People and Culture this month. “Maggie’s experience and skillset are a perfect fit for Paizo, and we think that her personality;...

The Adventure Continues: Toy Vault Releases Two New Pathfinder Puzzles

Designs feature iconic artwork from bestselling RPG’s catalog Corbin, Kentucky (November 17, 2021) – Toy Vault, Inc. – in partnership with award winning role playing game publisher Paizo Inc. – is announcing the release of two new 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzles featuring artwork from the exciting and popular Pathfinder fantasy role-playing game franchise. “The Pathfinder RPG has...

Paizo Expands Leadership Team

November 4, 2021 (Redmond, WA) CEO Lisa Stevens recently expanded the Paizo Leadership Team to include industry veterans Mike Webb and Jim Butler. Mike and Jim join Jeff Alvarez, Erik Mona, Lisa Stevens, and David Reuland as they work together to drive Paizo into the future. “With me stepping back from day-to-day operations of Paizo, it’s been important for me to find leaders that can guide the...

Writers from Battlestar Galactica, Leverage, Warehouse 13, Outlander Created the Scripts for DisCon III’s Opening/Closing and Hugo Awards Ceremonies

(Washington, DC) A talented and imaginative team of writers have created the script for the Opening/Closing and Hugo Awards Ceremonies at DisCon III, the World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon) in Washington, DC., December 15-19, 2021. The writers’ room is led by head writer Marque Franklin-Williams and joined by Jason Marcus, Holly Moyer, Danielle Nicki, Ian Maddox, and Tilly and Susan Bridges. Writers’...

Paizo Recognizes United Paizo Workers

October 21, 2021 (Redmond, WA) – Paizo is pleased to announce it has voluntarily recognized the United Paizo Workers union, which is affiliated with the Communications Workers of America (CWA). “We look forward to working with the union to continue and expand our efforts to make Paizo a better place to work and to ensure that Pathfinder and Starfinder products continue to exceed gamer expectations...

Statement of #DisneyMustPay Joint Task Force on Scarlett Johansson’s Lawsuit Against Disney

August 31, 2021 – The #DisneyMustPay Joint Task Force calls on Disney to respect Scarlett Johansson’s professional and artistic work on the film Black Widow. The first way to respect Ms. Johansson is to pay her properly and not use unethical contractual maneuvers to avoid payment. This is not the first time the Task Force has seen Disney attempt such twisting of contractual language.   The...

Fanatical Unveils Six Warhammer Digital Novel Collections as Part of The Big Story Weekend

Fanatical unveils six Warhammer digital novel collections as part of The Big Story Weekend Plus claim your FREE anime & manga comics bundle! August, 20th 2021 – Fanatical is inviting you to read tales of war, bravery and deception as the digital retailer has launched six Warhammer digital novel collections today as part of The Big Story Weekend for a limited time only. The collections, from...

Coast to Coast! WGA West and WGA East Join #DisneyMustPay Task Force

LOS ANGELES (August 19, 2021) – Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) are joining the #DisneyMustPay Joint Task Force. The Task Force’s goals are to ensure that all writers who are owed royalties and/or statements for their media-tie in work are identified and that Disney and other companies honor their contractual obligations to those writers after acquiring...

#DisneyMustPay Task Force Begins Outreach to All Comic Book Creators Looking for Missing Royalties

LOS ANGELES (August 12, 2021) – The #DisneyMustPay Joint Task Force is expanding its focus and reaching out to all comic book and graphic novel creators who may be missing royalty statements and payments from Disney and its companies.   “Writers, artists, illustrators, letterers, and other artists are valued members of the creative teams that produce art and literature that is enjoyed by millions,”...

Inkwell’s Inking Challenge 2021 Result in More #ink-magic

The non-profit Inkwell Awards, devoted to promoting the art of comic book inking, has released the list of artists participating in its Joe Sinnott Tribute Challenge Spotlight. The event features artist Ron Frenz’s exclusive pencil art of Marvel’s Thor, which was scanned and sent to a variety of ink artists to embellish. The artwork will be then auctioned for fundraising. According to...

BOOM! Studios Begins Work with #DisneyMustPay Task Force

LOS ANGELES (May 25) – The #DisneyMustPay Joint Task Force is pleased to announce that BOOM! Studios have begun to work with them to achieve the Task Force’s goals to ensure that all writers who are owed royalties and/or statements for their media-tie in work are identified and that Disney and other companies honor their contractual obligations to those writers after acquiring the companies that...