RPG Company List: D6
- Louisville, KY (USA)
Small-press makers of the universal system
Mini Six (2009).
The imprint of authors Phil Morris and Ray Nolan.
Final Sword Productions
Small-press makers of the
Dead Night of Space RPG line using
the D6 system for a space-faring science fiction game,
in cooperation with West End Games,
slated for release in March 2003.
By Scott Palter, with additional material by Ron Seiden,
Marino Panzanelli, and Ron Fricke
- Matas Salla prf 7831 SAN 003-7729 (Spain)
Makers of Spanish-language RPGs including
Oráculo. They also published Spanish-language
editions of Call of Cthulhu (along with many modules), RuneQuest,
Star Wars D6, Paranoia, Pendragon, Stormbringer, In Nomine Satanis /
Magna Veritas, Nephilim, and Rolemaster. Around 1994 they encountered
economic difficulties and eventually folded.
West End Games
- PO Box 657, Sadsburyville, PA 19369 (USA)
Former makers of the
Star Wars RPG (D6 system), along with
Hercules and Xena,
Shatterzone, and the
Masterbook system (including numerous worldbooks). Founded
around 1983 or so. In 1999, they underwent bankruptcy, after
losing the "Star Wars" license. They then merged with
"Yeti", a French graphics design house working in books,
cartoons, and multimedia. Yeti produced a number of
choose-your-own-ending books and expanded its games production.
The combined company is called "D6Legend, Inc." and is a part
of Humanoids Publishing. "West End Games" remains a brand name
for the new company. They have since released the
DC Universe RPG and the
Metabarons RPG (based on a French sci-fi comic book).
Wicked North Games, L.L.C.
Small press makers of games using the OpenD6 initiative, including
settings such as Azamar, Clandestine, Descension, and Westward.
Founded by J. Elliot Streeter and Brett M. Pisinski. Others include
Nikki O'Shea (Lead Technical Artist and Designer),
Paige McKee (Lead Layout Artist and Designer),
Ray Biondi (Games Testing Lead and QA/QC Consultant),
and Jared Tuveson (Lead Artifact Artist and Designer).
John H. Kim <jhkim-at-darkshire-dot-net>
Last modified: Thu Apr 14 22:02:39 2016