Gamex 2020 Guests

Luke Gygax


Luke Gygax is the son of Dungeons & Dragons co-creator Gary Gygax and literally grew up at the gaming table with the designers that founded the industry. He has authored several role-playing game accessories over his lifetime including Legion of Gold (TSR, Inc), The Blighted Lands series and Plan B series (Good Omen Productions). He finished a successful kickstarter for The Lost City of Gaxmoor 5e (Troll Lord Games) last fall which will be delivered by summer 2020. Luke has several projects in development currently including an adventure module that will debut at Gary Con XII in March called, "The Trouble at Loch Jineeva" with co-author Jeffrey Talanian. The adventure takes place in Luke's World of Okkorim setting that will be part of a KickStarter project later this year.

Luke is best known for organizing Gary Con, a memorial game convention held in honor of his father, in his hometown of Lake Geneva, WI. Gary Con attracts dozens of Guests from the earliest days of role playing industry to the top designers developing the biggest games today. He is active in the Los Angeles gaming community participating in streaming D&D games and interviews, and even hosting his own streaming event in July called Founders & Legends on Luke is also a lieutenant colonel in the Army with over 30 years in service. He is currently serving as the Executive Officer for the 224th Sustainment Brigade whose motto is "The Dragonslayers".