ACKS Nominated as Finalist for Three Castles Award

The nominations for the 2013 Three Castles Award have been announced and we're proud that ACKS is among the finalists! Congratulations to the other nominees; it's an honor to be included among such excellent entries this year, the third in the contest's history (each of which has featured many fantastic contenders). Full text of the announcement is reposted below, and more info about the contest can be found at the NTRPG site. I've attended NTRPG since its inception and always have a great time, but I'm looking forward to this summer's con with special enthusiasm!



The North Texas RPG Con is proud to present our finalists for the Third Annual Three Castles Award for RPG Design. This year we have five finalists and I don't envy the judges...all are top notch.


The nominees for 2013 are:


Adventurer Conqueror King System

by: Alexander Macris


Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea

by: Jeffrey Talanian


Barrowmaze II

by:Greg Gillespie


Cavemaster RPG

by: Jeff Dee



by: Joseph Goodman


The judges for 2013 are:


Erol Otus

Peter Kerestan

Robert Kuntz

Rick Loomis

Steve Winter


The Third Annual Three Castles Award will be presented during the 5th Annual North Texas RPG con on June 6-9, 2013. Congratulations to all five finalists, and thanks to everyone who sent in a submission.


The past winners of the Three Castles award are The Dungeon Alphabet (Michael Curtis) and Stars Without Number (Kevin Crawford).