[MUD-Dev] MUD timeline
Jon A. Lambert
jlsysinc at ix.netcom.com
Sat Mar 4 00:40:09 New Zealand Daylight Time 2000
Travis Casey wrote:
>1972 Second edition of Chainmail published, with the
> "Fantasy Supplement" -- the predecessor of D&D.
Travis is correct on this. My '73 date is a later printing.
>1977 First known use of the term "role-playing game". (In
> the "blue book" version of Basic D&D.)
This the first boxed edition with the 5 die and dungeon geomorphs?
> If there's
>any other paper RPG dates you'd like, just let me know.
When did the Wizard minigame come out? High Fantasy?
Do you have anything on the history of the multi-side dice?
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