The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Tales from the Yawning Portal
Arcana Unearthed
Mythic Game Master Emulator
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Black Crusade Core Rulebook
The God that Crawls
Urban Shadows
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Vow of Honor
Camp Myth
How to Game Master like a F****** Boss
Lord of the Rings
B2: The Keep on the Borderlands
On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Dark Dungeons
Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Core Rulebook
Hoard of the Dragon Queen
The End of the World: Zombie Apocalypse
Curse of Strahd
Adventures in Middle-earth Player's Guide
Adventures for 5th Edition Rules A3: Wicked Cauldron
DCC #095: Moon-Slaves of the Cannibal Kingdom
Dungeon Masters Guide (AD&D 1e)
Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay
Dread
Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game
James Bond 007
S1: Tomb of Horrors
Dungeons & Dragons (Woodgrain Box & White Box Sets)
Mage: The Ascension (2nd Edition)
Cyberpunk 2020
Sweet Agatha
Titan: The Fighting Fantasy World
The Star Wars Roleplaying Game (Second Edition)
Statecraft
Weird West Roleplaying Game Basic Rulebook
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Beginner Box
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
The Quiet Year
Call of Cthulhu 7th Edition Quick-Start Rules
Synanthropes Lite
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 5e)
Cheat Your Own Adventure
Blades in the Dark
Teach Me How to Demon
Mouse Guard Roleplaying Game Boxed Set (Second Edition)
Ten Candles
Volo's Guide to Monsters
Pathfinder #115: Trail of the Hunted
No Horizon
Information
This person is a user
Allen Varney
United States
Ithaca
New York
flag msg tools
designer
mbmbmbmbmb
Name
Allen Varney
Alternate Names
Website
wrong website?
 Corrections
 Clone
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 585
Description Edit | History

Allen Varney (born April 1959 in St. Louis, Missouri) is an American writer and game designer who has designed three board games, written over two dozen roleplaying game supplements, and published over 300 articles, columns, and reviews. He is best known as the designer of the 2004 Mongoose Publishing edition of the classic satirical science-fiction RPG Paranoia.

From 1984 to 1986, Varney was an assistant editor for Steve Jackson Games, where he edited 'Space Gamer' magazine under Editor-in-Chief Warren Spector. In 1986 he left SJG to work freelance for companies such as TSR, FASA Corporation, West End Games, and White Wolf. He wrote computer game documentation for Origin Systems and did design work for Interplay and Looking Glass Studios. He co-wrote (with Warren Spector and Alex Duran) the original design document and wrote the cutscenes for the 2010 Nintendo Wii videogame Disney's Epic Mickey (Junction Point Studios). For many years he was the most frequent contributor to the online gaming magazine The Escapist.

He lives in Austin, Texas.

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 8 » 8
Rank 5037
Num Ratings 19
Average Rating 5.76
Num Owned 78
Prev. Owned 8
For Trade 3
Want in Trade 4
Wishlist 10
Comments 4
Year Published 1987
Rank 0
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 6.00
Num Owned 21
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Year Published 2008
Rank 0
Num Ratings 0
Average Rating 0.00
Num Owned 0
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Year Published 2008
Rank 713
Num Ratings 17
Average Rating 7.79
Num Owned 123
Prev. Owned 10
For Trade 7
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 3
Comments 5
Year Published 2000
Rank 0
Num Ratings 0
Average Rating 0.00
Num Owned 3
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 1
Comments 0
Year Published 1995
Rank 2305
Num Ratings 15
Average Rating 7.12
Num Owned 46
Prev. Owned 5
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 2
Year Published 1987
Rank 2880
Num Ratings 11
Average Rating 7.25
Num Owned 28
Prev. Owned 4
For Trade 3
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Year Published 1990
Rank 1535
Num Ratings 12
Average Rating 7.50
Num Owned 68
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 1
Comments 2
Year Published 1988
Rank 6159
Num Ratings 7
Average Rating 6.29
Num Owned 48
Prev. Owned 1
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 1
Comments 1
Year Published 1989
Rank 5849
Num Ratings 8
Average Rating 7.00
Num Owned 56
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 1
Comments 3
Year Published 2004
Linked Issues/Articles
Relationship: Sort:
Pg. 1 of 8 » 8
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 9.50
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 13
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 2
Published 1989-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 6.50
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 11
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 1
Comments 1
Published 1994-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 1
Average Rating 8.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 12
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1986-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 1
Average Rating 7.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 12
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Published 1987-00-00
Rank 130
Num Ratings 5
Average Rating 7.20
Average Weight 3.00
Num Owned 33
Prev. Owned 1
For Trade 2
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1991-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 1
Average Rating 10.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 6
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Published 2004-00-00
Rank 85
Num Ratings 5
Average Rating 7.20
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 50
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 2
Wishlist 0
Comments 3
Published 1991-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 3
Average Rating 6.67
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 46
Prev. Owned 3
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 1
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1991-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 4
Average Rating 6.95
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 42
Prev. Owned 3
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 2
Wishlist 0
Comments 2
Published 1991-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 3
Average Rating 6.33
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 43
Prev. Owned 3
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 2
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Published 1992-00-00
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.