Interview with John Paul Ried and the release of his fifth book

July 17th, 2019

"I am honored and thrilled to share with everybody my D&D fun over decades of playing the game..."

I got to catch a phone interview with my fellow GM, friend and author John Paul Ried as we talk about gaming, his upcoming release of his fifth Book set in Palamar and he lets slip a few future projects coming up...



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John Paul Rieds Amazon page is HERE

MaricopaCon 2019: Arizona's first Kickstarted Gaming Convention. We pride ourselves on being family friendly, and bringing new people into the gaming community. This will be our 7th year at a public venue, see more at their website at

KABAM! Writers Conference:

Imperial Outpost games

Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con -



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Interview with Jim Miller and the word on Crit Hit 2018!

February 5th, 2018

Crit Hit! is Phoenix's Tabletop Gaming Convention!
featuring board/card games & tabletop RPG's. Returning for our 3rd year July 13-15 at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Phoenix. Now back for our 3rd year and we are going bigger and better than ever before! From Role Playing Games, Board /Card Games, to panels and night time entertainment, Crit Hit is a weekend of adventure and fun!
 for 7th Sea RPG check out
The Sword the crown and the unspeakable power RPG check them out at
Chuthulu Dark RPG they have it at DriveThruRPG
Lazers and feelings RPG go to
"Gaming is a great way to interface with people!"
Full Metal RPG PODCAST over at
Also a few more honorable mentions! 
Wild in the Streets miniture game
Frog god games
Big publisher with a tiny game?
The inside track on GM perks and Swag! 8 hours equal a free pass plus more!
The oliver House
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TUCSON COMIC CON 2017 Mastering Dungeon Mastering

November 13th, 2017

At Tucson Comic con we were treated to another great and informative panel by Brandish Gilhelm

*Adult language and possibly NSFW*

Join Hankerin Ferinale for a mind-melting dose of creative superfuel for YOUR tabletop game, and how to take it to the next level. All the tricks and techniques from YouTube's cybernetic mutant!

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RPGaDAY 2017 August 17th Which RPG have you owned the longest but not played?

August 17th, 2017



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RPGaDAY 2017 August 14th Which RPG do you prefer for open-ended campaign play?

August 14th, 2017

 #RPGaDAY2017 is here! Let’s share and celebrate our awesome hobby!



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The Dark Vision Dames: The Heroes of Brisenbane!

May 3rd, 2017

Meet the Dark Vision Dames: The Heroes of Brisenbane!
Join our newest group of Dungeons and Dragons players, as we collectively build our world and teach some new players the joy and fun of Role Playing Games.
Join Kellie (The Dwarf Tempest Cleric Anvilsprark), Anaia (The mysterious Gnome Druid), Talia (The Roguish Bard o Bardish Rogue...), and Judi (The loved Noble elven Wizard). 
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"If only I was in my prime!"
"I don feel pain..."
"She knows the gender of the..."
"Your not looking at me I'm hiding!"
"There's a HIIIIIISSsssssss...."
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Interview with John Paul Ried, Game Master and Writer of The Medford Family Chronicles

April 17th, 2017

 “I love D&D!”

Author’s Bio of John Paul Ried



John Paul Ried grew up in Upper Montclair New Jersey and moved to Phoenix, Arizona

in 2013. He has taught both college level history and English classes at Essex County College in

Newark NJ and Illinois Central College in Peoria IL. Mr. Ried also has taught Special Education

classes in public schools in both Kentucky and Nevada. He has three Masters Degrees and

multiple certifications.



Mr. Ried has an extensive professional fundraising background for non-profit

organizations such as the National Kidney Foundation and the Boy Scouts of America. Currently


Mr. Ried is CEO of Palamaran Adventures LLC which markets and distributes his fantasy fiction

books. He is also Chairman and Founder of the Arizona Fantasy Gaming Association (AFGA).

Since 1975, Mr. Ried continually plays many editions of Advanced Dungeons and

Dragons and Pathfinder. In his books, he has brought to life his Campaign World for his readers

to enjoy. His first book, “Reckless Ambitions: The Medford Family Chronicles Volume 1,” was

published by AZ Publishing LLC in May 2015. Mr. Ried’s second book “Capricious Deities:



The Medford Family Chronicles Volume II, was published in December 2015. The third book in

the series, “Pivotal Ruckus: The Medford Family Chronicles Volume III,” was published in

August 2016. Book IV – “Academic Mayhem: The Medford Family Chronicles Volume IV,” is

being written now.



He draws inspiration from his very demanding cat named Enalan. Along with his writing,

Mr. Ried also enjoys attending Sci-Fi/Fantasy conventions and has met hundreds of imaginative

and interesting people such as Isaac Asimov, Margaret Weiss and Tracy Hickman, Terry Ferrell,

and Penn and Teller (Rebo and Zooty).




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