ED GREENWOOD is an amiable, bearded Canadian writer, game designer, and librarian best known as the creator of The Forgotten Realms® fantasy world. He sold his first fiction at age six, and in the forty-some years since has published more than 200 books, that have sold millions of copies worldwide in over two dozen languages. The most recent of these include the bestselling Sage of Shadowdale trilogy from Wizards of the Coast.
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Jeff Grubb is an award-winning game designer and best-selling author. He has had a long and tawdry career in creating, caring for, and explaining worlds of his own and others design, including the Al-Qadim and Spelljammer campaign settings for AD&D and the original Marvel Super Heroes game. He is also the Eternal Sidekick, having been both a co-founder of the Forgotten Realms (with Ed) and Dragonlance (with Tracy) campaign settings.
Boyan Radakovich is a producer for Geek & Sundry's wildly popular show “TableTop,” hosted by Wil Wheaton and the creator of the gaming holiday International TableTop Day. Bo is also an Origins Award-finalist game designer, the creative director for Gamesmith, sought after creative consultant, the former marketing director of one of the largest games distributors, valued community organizer, and an outspoken advocate for the cognitive and social benefits of tabletop gaming.