The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Ten Candles
Don't Walk in Winter Wood (Second Edition)
Hyperborean Mice
The Final Girl
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Sengoku: Chanbara Roleplaying in Feudal Japan
Baker Street: Roleplaying in the World of Sherlock Holmes
Mythic Game Master Emulator
Dungeon World Roleplaying Game
Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Core Rulebook
Dread
S3: Expedition to the Barrier Peaks
Swashbuckling Adventures
Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set (Second Edition)
Reunion
The Golden Dawn
The Battlepits of Krarth
Fiasco
Dead Light
Ryuutama: Natural Fantasy Role Play
Storm King's Thunder
All Flesh Must Be Eaten Revised Edition
T1-4: The Temple of Elemental Evil
Sorcerer & Sword
The Extraordinary Adventures of Baron Munchausen
Realm of Chaos: The Lost and the Damned
UK1: Beyond the Crystal Cave
Beyond the Mountains of Madness
Tatters of the King
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook
Seekers of the Ashen Crown
Lady Blackbird
T1: The Village of Hommlet
Diaspora
Game Master's Handbook
Twin Crowns: Age of Exploration Fantasy
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Dungeon Floor Plans 1
Deathwatch
Ultimate Magic
Bookhounds of London
Gloire: Swashbuckling Adventure in the Age of Kings
The Harrowing
Microscope
Advanced Fighting Fantasy RPG
Les Ombres d'Esteren - Livre 1: Univers
Shadowbrook Manor
Murder's Mark
NPC Codex
Information
Name
J. Robert King
Alternate Names
Rob King
Robert J. King
Website
wrong website?
 Corrections
 Clone
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 20194
Description Edit | History

J. Robert King is a novelist who has also worked as a game designer on a number of products for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game from TSR.

Source: Wikipedia, "J. Robert King", available under the CC-BY-SA License.


From website:

J. Robert King is the award-winning author of over twenty novels, most recently The Shadow of Reichenbach Falls and the Mad Merlin trilogy. Fifteen years ago, Rob founded the Alliterates, a cabal of writers in the Midwest and West Coast of the U.S. Rob also often takes to the stage, starring in local productions such as The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) and Arsenic and Old Lace. He lives in Wisconsin with his lovely wife, three brilliant sons, and three less-than brilliant cats.

J. Robert King’s novels have exceeded his fingers and toes, which is reason to stop counting them. The novels—not the fingers and toes. When he got down to seventeen, he realized he should keep better track.

J. Robert King has always wanted to be either a novelist or an artist. He decided to become a novelist because he could buy a ream of paper for five bucks but couldn’t buy even a tube of paint for that much. At the time, he didn’t realize that artists get to work with naked models.

J. Robert King is J. Robert King because, when he was sixteen, he told his grandmother that his writing name would be Rizwald Zypper. She told him J. Robert King was strange enough.

J. Robert King has always preferred fantasy to reality. During his youth, this preference was considered a character flaw. During the last decade, this preference was considered wise.

J. Robert King is not an angry robot, though being an angry human, he feels a strong affinity. Whenever the robots start screwing things onto themselves or rebooting their brains, however, Rob excuses himself.

J. Robert King believes that writing is a sort of hypnosis. It causes rapid eye movements that induce a state of suggestibility and make people laugh and cry and see things that aren’t there. To Rob, a novel is successful if readers become convinced that they are chickens.

Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Linked Items
Relationship: Sort: Category: Genre:
Pg. 1 of 2 » 2
Rank 0
Num Ratings 5
Average Rating 5.80
Num Owned 24
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 3
Year Published 1993
Rank 0
Num Ratings 1
Average Rating 7.00
Num Owned 2
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Year Published 2015
Rank 0
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 8.50
Num Owned 5
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Year Published 2015
Rank 2362
Num Ratings 8
Average Rating 8.06
Num Owned 27
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 2
Comments 0
Year Published 2001
Rank 7132
Num Ratings 5
Average Rating 4.80
Num Owned 22
Prev. Owned 1
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 1
Comments 1
Year Published 1992
Rank 6107
Num Ratings 9
Average Rating 6.00
Num Owned 39
Prev. Owned 5
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 4
Comments 3
Year Published 1994
Rank 957
Num Ratings 29
Average Rating 7.52
Num Owned 70
Prev. Owned 5
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 2
Comments 1
Year Published 2002
Rank 3798
Num Ratings 16
Average Rating 6.12
Num Owned 62
Prev. Owned 6
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 1
Comments 2
Year Published 1993
Rank 0
Num Ratings 1
Average Rating 9.00
Num Owned 10
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 1
Comments 0
Year Published 2006
Rank 3386
Num Ratings 15
Average Rating 6.87
Num Owned 76
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 1
Comments 2
Year Published 1991
Linked Issues/Articles
Relationship: Sort:
Pg. 1 of 2 » 2
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 4
Average Rating 6.83
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 45
Prev. Owned 3
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 2
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1992-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 6.50
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 43
Prev. Owned 1
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 2
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1993-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 3
Average Rating 6.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 44
Prev. Owned 1
For Trade 3
Want in Trade 2
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1994-09-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 6.50
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 40
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1995-03-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 4
Average Rating 5.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 38
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 2
Published 1996-07-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 3
Average Rating 6.67
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 28
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Published 1998-12-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 3
Average Rating 6.67
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 27
Prev. Owned 1
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 1
Comments 0
Published 2000-03-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 1
Average Rating 7.50
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 13
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 1
Comments 1
Published 1997-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 1
Average Rating 7.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 25
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Published 2004-12-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 0
Average Rating 0.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 13
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 1
Comments 0
Published 1994-00-00
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.