Stan Brown began publishing fiction, cartoons, and games professionally in 1982, usually under the pen name “Stan!” He is the author of numerous short stories, novels, roleplaying products, comics and cartoons, and has served as a graphic designer and line editor for West End Games; an editor and game designer for TSR, Inc.; and an author, senior game designer, and creative director for Wizards of the Coast, Inc. He has also been the creative content manager at Upper Deck Entertainment.
He is currently the Creative Director for Super Genius Games (co-founder, with R. Hyrum Savage) and Creative Vice President for The Game Mechanics, Inc. (co-founder, with JD Wiker, Marc Schmalz, and Rich Redman).
Stan Brown sat down with Saxifrage co-editor Chris Mahon to talk about his extensive experiences in the gaming industry, as well as his new children’s book “The Littlest Shoggoth,” based off of the work of H.P. Lovecraft’s Cthulhu mythos.