Lee Gold is a California game designer who has worked for Iron Crown Enterprises, Fantasy Games Unlimited, and Steve Jackson Games. She was the creator and is editor of Alarums & Excursions which won the Origins Award for Best Amateur Game Periodical in 1985, 2000, 2001, and 2002. A&E is a collection of zines, not articles.
Gold was the primary designer for the Iron Crown adventure books Pirates: a Campaign Classic and Vikings: a Campaign Classic. Her Lands of Adventure RPG is unique and highly acclaimed. Her knowledge of orient cultures is represented in the Land of the Rising Sun RPG and GURPS Japan RPGs.
Gold is also a reknowned singer of filk music, a musical culture tied to science fiction and fantasy fandom. She was inducted into the Filk Hall of Fame in 1997.
A gaming autobiography appears in Different Worlds (Issue 1 - 1979).