Ed Wetterman has over 25 writing and editing credits in the Role-playing Game Industry since 2003. Most of his writings have focused on modern horror ranging from Pinebox Adventures to Modern Military Horror, and Espionage Horror gaming. He was a founding member of 12 to Midnight, has been a writer, editor, and publisher, and worked for Reality Blurs, Pinnacle, and Gun Metal Games. He has written for d20, Modern 20, and Savage Worlds systems. His biggest endeavor, East Texas University: Degrees of Horror was recently released by Pinnacle in 2014 and was awarded a Judges Choice Award for the 2015 Ennies and nominated for Best Adventure. He is well-versed in American Paranormal Lore, Literature, and the Occult and hopes to become a full-time writer someday soon.
Last Rites of the Black Guard 2003. –A dead Nazi hidden in Pinebox, Texas leads to ghostly hauntings and terror for one family. Can the heroes overcome the Last Rites of the Black Guard?
Innana’s Kiss 2005. –US military in Iraq circa 2004 search for weapons of mass destruction and discover something far more insidious in the desert of this war-torn region.
Green’s Guide to Ghosts 2005. –How to role play a modern ghost hunt using real equipment and techniques, as well as several adventure threads.
Ed’s Midnight Tales 2007. –A compilation of several Modern Dispatches originally written for d20, but converted for the Savage Worlds system.
Fear Effects 2006. –A game master’s aid for failed horror checks during a game session.
Agents of Oblivion 2011 (Reality Blurs). –The perfect cocktail of horror and espionage. A complete game for the Savage Worlds system, where the heroes are Agents fighting the sinister and dark forces threatening the world today.
Journal of American Paranormal Research I, II, III 2003-2004. –12 to Midnight’s free gaming journal.
Various Modern Dispatches for d20. –Published between 2003 and 2007.
East Texas University for Pinnacle Entertainment Group. 2014. Study. Party. Save the World. ETU offers a syllabus of character creation, setting rules, tours of the campus and nearby Pinebox, Texas. Includes rituals and talisman rules and an adventure generator and encyclopedia of miscreants to make your college years the best years of your life!
Degrees of Horror 2014. –A full-length Plot Point Campaign that takes students from their freshman year to Seniors and many Savage Tales for East Texas University.
Class Ring 2014. –A major haunting for the Study Group to investigate in the Lansdale English Center. Can they uncover the sinister secret of the Class Ring? Published in the ETU Game Master’s Screen.
Editing and Fiction Credits
Weekend Warriors, Bloodlines, Brainwashed, Skinwalker, Jerry’s Midnight Tales, Iron Dynasty, Realms of Cthulhu, Chickens in the Mist, Steamworks, Ravaged Earth 2008, Horror 20, Fire in the Hole, Wild Things, The Beast Within, Interface Zero 2.0
The Witch of Linda Lane Buried Tales of Pinebox, 12 to Midnight, Inc. Editor Matt M. McElroy 2009. –A series of short stories taking place in the Pinebox, Texas setting including works by Jason L. Blair, Preston Dubose, Trey Gorden, Derek Gunn, Jess Hartley, Shane Lacy Hensley, Charles Rice, Monica Valentinelli, David Wellington, J.D. Wiker, and Filamena Young. Was nominated and won several awards including an Ennie Nomination. http://buriedtales.12tomidnight.com/
Hellfighter, Pinnacle, 2013. –A short novella written for Pinnacle’s new line of Windigo Tales. This World War I tale of an African American hero fighting in the trenches of France weaves historical fact with a horrific vision of the undead. www.peginc.com/store/weird-war-i-hellfighter/
Flames Rising.com: Interview with Ed Wetterman and Preston Dubose at 12 to Midnight. May 21, 2008.
BillWetterman.com: Interview with Ed Wetterman. 2012.
Thegamesthething.libsyn.com : The Games the Thing Podcast #64 Horror Gaming with Jess, Ed, and Sean. October 2009.
Thegamesthething.libsyn.com : The Games the Thing Podcast #17 Ed Wetterman Interview.
Haunted Voices Radio Network interview with Ed Wetterman. 2009.
Wood Planet Gaming Lodge: Six Shot Interview. 2015.