Monday, November 2, 2009

Ed Answers

In going through my immense backlog of unanswered emails, I found a question that one of my readers asked to pass along to Ed Greenwood. His question was:
One of the most notable things I saw in your products was a thank you to Gary Gygax for creating the Drow in your supplement Drow of the Underdark in 1991. That thank you is notable since there wasn't a lot of mention of Gary's name after his departure, and I know EGG and Lorraine Williams didn't get along. Because of that, did you encounter any resistance to placing that thank you?
So I passed the question on to Ed, who rather quickly replied as follows:
No resistance at all. I'm not sure upper management ever actually read any of the products unless some complaint or controversy brought something to their attention.
So there you have it.

5 comments:

  1. " I'm not sure upper management ever actually read any of the products..."

    That explains a lot actually. ;)

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  2. Somehow I knew what the answer would be even as I read the question :D

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  4. Thanks for answering my question, Ed.

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  5. Ha! I've never encountered an instance of upper management knowing what's going on.

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