I know I’ve mentioned it before, but it needs to be said again and attention drawn to it. Some of the most important Appendix N analysis going on today is being done by Jeffro over at Castalia House publishing.
With a new edition out and the game some 40 years out from its humble origins, this work is almost that of a literary archaeologist. So removed we are from the game’s textual origins, we may have forgotten why the game is the way it is.
Whether you’re curious about the books that shaped gaming or looking to step your game up when it comes to world building or just getting a better idea behind the whys of certain aspects of the game, you’re bound to find answers in his writings.