ENnie Awards

The ENnie Awards were presented at GenCon on August 17. Founded in 2001, the awards honor the best in Role-playing publishing.

  • Best Adventure: Pathfinder: Rise of the Runelords Anniversary Edition
  • Best Aid/Accessory: Night’s Watch
  • Best Art, Cover: Iron Kingdoms
  • Best Art, Interior: Shadows of Esteren Book 1
  • Best Blog: Gnome Stew
  • Best Cartography: The Lands of Ice and Fire
  • Best Electronic Book: Deadlands Reloaded: The Last Sons
  • Best Family Game: Doctor Who: Adventures in Time & Space—11th Doctor Edition
  • Best Free Game: Mazes and Perils RPG
  • Best Free Product: Wayfinder #8
  • Best Game: Iron Kingdoms
  • Best Miniature: Pathfinder Bestiary Box
  • Best Monster/Adversary: NPC Codex
  • Best Podcast: TableTop: Dragon Age
  • Best Production Values: Shadows of Esteren Book 1
  • Best RPG Related Product: Kobold Guide to Wordbuilding
  • Best Rules: Dungeon World
  • Best Setting: Magnimar: City of Monuments
  • Best Software: Roll20
  • Best Supplement: Shadowrun 2050
  • Best Website: Gnome Stew
  • Best Writing: Kobold Guide to Worldbuilding
  • Product of the Year: NPC Codex
  • Judges’ Spotlight Winners: Hooper, Leviathans; Matthew Muth, School Daze; Jakud Nowosad, Deniable Asset; Megan Robertson, Killshot: Director’s Cut; Kurt Wiegel, Eldritch Skies

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ENnie Nominations

Founded in 2001, the ENnie Awards honor the best in Role-playing publishing. This year’s awards will be presented at Gen Con on Friday, August 16, in the Union Station Grand Hall at 8 pm.

Best Adventure

  • Achtung! Cthulhu – Three Kings
  • Deadlands Reloaded: The Last Sons
  • Enemy Within
  • Pathfinder: Rise of the Runelords Anniversary Edition
  • The Zalozhniy Quartet

Best Aid/Accessory

  • All We Have Forgotten—Music for Ashen Stars
  • Night’s Watch
  • The One Ring Loremaster’s Screen & Lake-town Sourcebook
  • Protodimension Magazine Issue 13
  • The Unspeakable Oath

Best Art, Cover

  • Champions Complete
  • Iron Kingdoms
  • The Magnificent Joop van Ooms
  • NPC Codex
  • The Whole Hole Volume 01: Keister Island

Best Art, Interior

  • Ed Greenwood Presents Elminster’s Forgotten Realms
  • Night’s Black Agents
  • Night’s Watch
  • Shadows of Esteren Book 1
  • The Whole Hole Volume 01: Keister Island

Best Blog

  • Gnome Stew
  • The Illuminerdy
  • Nerd Trek
  • Triumph and Despair
  • The Rogue Warden

Best Cartography

  • Ancient Temple Interior
  • Deep Blues: Nautilus
  • Drake Starship Map
  • The Lands of Ice and Fire
  • Sprawl Sites: High Society and Low Life

Best Electronic Book

  • Curse the Darkness
  • Deadlands Reloaded: The Last Sons
  • The Deadly Seven
  • Experimental Paradigm of Cinematic Horror
  • Hobomancer

Best Family Game

  • Doctor Who: Adventures in Time & Space—11th Doctor Edition
  • Hero Kids—Fantasy RPG
  • Mermaid Adventures
  • Project Ninja Panda Taco
  • Wandering Monsters High School

Best Free Game

  • Mazes and Perils RPG
  • Phantasm
  • Nights of the Crusades
  • Silent Memories
  • Throwigames Simple Roleplaying System

Best Free Product

  • Battletech: A Time of War Quick-Start Rules/Shadowrun Quick-Start Rules
  • EPOCH: Road Trip
  • Fools Rush In
  • Night in the Seyvoth Manor
  • Wayfinder #8

Best Game

  • Astonishing Swordsmen and Sorcerers of Hyperborea
  • Broken Rooms
  • Champions Complete
  • Iron Kingdoms
  • Night’s Black Agents

Best Miniature

  • Dungeon Command: Blood of Gruumsh
  • Freeblades: Black Rose Bandits
  • Pathfinder Battles: Shattered Star Gargantuan Blue Dragon
  • Pathfinder Bestiary Box
  • Spot of Bother Set One: Royal Highland Guards

Best Monster/Adversary

  • Champions Villains Vol. 3: Solo Villains
  • DC Adventures Heroes & Villains Vol. 2
  • Inner Sea Bestiary
  • Mutants and Masterminds Threat Report
  • NPC Codex

Best Podcast

  • Atomic Array
  • Indie Talks
  • Haste: The Official Obsidian Portal Podcast
  • TableTop: Dragon Age
  • Transmissions from the Ninth World

Best Production Values

  • Astonishing Swordsmen and Sorcerers of Hyperborea
  • Doctor Who: Adventures in Time & Space—11th Doctor Edition
  • Iron Kingdoms
  • Rimward
  • Shadows of Esteren Book 1

Best RPG Related Product

  • Edition Wars
  • Eighth Day Genesis: A Worldbuilding Codex for Writers and Creatives
  • The Express Diaries
  • Kobold Guide to Wordbuilding
  • The Lands of Ice and Fire

Best Rules

  • Champions Complete
  • Dungeon World
  • Experimental Paradigm of Cinematic Horror
  • Iron Kingdoms
  • Night’s Black Agents

Best Setting

  • Broken Rooms
  • Magnimar: City of Monuments
  • Menzoberranzen: City of Intrigue
  • Midgard Campaign Setting
  • Mythic Iceland

Best Software

  • The Crawler’s Companion
  • Cthulhu Mythos Encyclopedia
  • Dice & Dragons – 3D Dice Roller
  • PCGen
  • Roll20

Best Supplement

  • Dark Roads & Golden Hells
  • Doctor Who: The Time Traveler’s Companion
  • Night’s Watch
  • Menzoberranzen: City of Intrigue
  • Shadowrun 2050

Best Website

  • Adventure-A-Week
  • The Escapist
  • Gnome Stew
  • Modus Operandi
  • See Page XX

Best Writing

  • Doctor Who: The Time Traveler’s Companion
  • Kobold Guide to Worldbuilding
  • Never Unprepared: Guide to Session Prep
  • Night’s Black Agents
  • Wolsung Steam Pulp Fantasy

Product of the Year

  • Astonishing Swordsmen and Sorcerers of Hyperborea
  • Broken Rooms
  • Champions Complete
  • Doctor Who: The Time Traveler’s Companion
  • Experimental Paradigm of Cinematic Horror
  • Iron Kingdoms
  • Menzoberranzen: City of Intrigue
  • Night’s Black Agents
  • NPC Codex
  • Shadows of Esteren Book 1

Judges’ Spotlight Winners

  • Leviathans, by Hooper
  • School Daze, by Matthew Muth
  • Deniable Asset, by Jakud Nowosad
  • Killshot: Director’s Cut, by Megan Robertson
  • Eldritch Skies, by Kurt Wiegel

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ENnie Awards

The ENnie Awards were presented at GenCon on August 6. Founded in 2001, the awards honor the best in Role-playing publishing.

  • Special Award: DriveThruRPG, for their outstanding efforts fundraising for the Haiti Earthquake
  • Fan’s Choice: Best Publisher: Paizo Publishing
  • Best Adventure: Pathfinder AP #31: Stolen Land
  • Best Aid or Accessory: Pathfinder GM Screen
  • Best Art, Cover: Pathfinder Bestiary
  • Best Art, Interior: Pathfinder Core Rulebook
  • Best Blog: Kobold Quarterly
  • Best Cartography: Pathfinder City Map Folio
  • Best Electronic Book: The Great City Player’s Guide
  • Best Free Product: Advanced Players Guide Playtest
  • Best Game: Pathfinder
  • Best Miniature Product: D&D Minis
  • Best Monster/Adversary: Pathfinder Bestiary
  • Best Podcast: Atomic Array
  • Best Production Values: Pathfinder Core Rulebook
  • Best Regalia: Cthulhu 101
  • Best Rules: Diaspora
  • Best Setting: Day After Ragnarok
  • Best Supplement: Mysteries of the Hollow Earth
  • Best Website: Obsidian Portal
  • Best Writing: Eclipse Phase
  • Product of the Year: Pathfinder

Judge’s Picks

  • Mark Green: Trailblazer
  • Jay Peters: Ancient Odysseys: Treasure Awaits
  • Chris Richeson: Mindjammer
  • Megan Robertson: Chronica Feudalis
  • Jeramy Ware: Fiasco

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