Dragonlance

Dragonlance is a shared universe created by Laura and Tracy Hickman, and expanded by Tracy Hickman and Margaret Weis under the direction of TSR, Inc. into a series of popular fantasy novels. The Hickmans conceived Dragonlance while driving in their car on the way to TSR for a job application. At TSR, Tracy met Margaret Weis, his future writing partner, and they gathered a group of associates to play the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. The adventures during that game inspired a series of gaming modules, a series of novels, licensed products such as board games, and lead miniature figures.

In 1984, TSR published the first Dragonlance novel, Dragons of Autumn Twilight. It began the Chronicles trilogy, a core element of the Dragonlance world. While the authoring team of Tracy Hickman and Margaret Weis wrote the setting's central books, numerous other authors contributed novels and short stories to the setting. Over 190 novels have used the Dragonlance setting, and have been accompanied supplemental Dungeons & Dragons campaign setting material for over a decade. In 1997, Wizards of the Coast LLC purchased TSR, and licensed Dragonlance to Sovereign Press, Inc in 2001 to produce game materials; this licensing agreement expired in 2007.

The fictional Dragonlance world of Krynn contains numerous characters, an extensive timeline, and a detailed geography. The history of Krynn consists of five ages. The novels and related game products are primarily set in the fourth age, The Age of Despair. Since February 2009, the fifth age, the Age of Mortals, has been used. The Heroes of the Lance, created by Weis and Hickman, are the popular protagonists of the Chronicles trilogy. Along with D&D's world of the Forgotten Realms, Dragonlance is one of the most popular shared worlds in fiction.

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Related series Dragonlance: Dragons of a New Age
Related series Dragonlance: The Dhamon Saga
Related series Dragonlance: The Age of Mortals
Related series Dragonlance: Bridges of Time
Related series Dragonlance: The Stonetellers
Related series Dragonlance: The Rise of Solamnia
Related series Dragonlance: The Lost Chronicles
Related series Dragonlance: The Dark Disciple
Related series Dragonlance Chronicles
Related series Dragonlance Legends
Related series Dragonlance: Kang's Regiment
Related series Dragonlance: The Raistlin Chronicles
Related series Dragonlance: The War of Souls
Related series Dragonlance: Heroes
Related series Dragonlance: The Lost Histories
Related series Dragonlance: The Minotaur Wars
Related series Dragonlance: Villains Series
Related series Dragonlance: The Elven Nations Trilogy
Related series Dragonlance: Preludes
Related series Dragonlance: Lost Legends
Related series Dragonlance: The Chaos War Series
Related series Dragonlance: Icewall Trilogy
Related series Dragonlance: Dwarf Home
Related series Dragonlance: The Champions
Related series Dragonlance: Tracy Hickman Presents the Anvil of Time
Related series Dragonlance: The Warriors
Related series Dragonlance: The Meetings Sextet
Related series Dragonlance: The New Adventures
Related series Dragonlance: Tales
Related series Dragonlance: Crossroads
Related series Dragonlance: The Linsha Trilogy
Related series Dragonlance: Elven Exiles
Related series Dragonlance: The Barbarians
Related series Dragonlance: The Ergoth Trilogy
Related series Dragonlance: The Dwarven Nations Trilogy
Related series Dragonlance: The Taladas Chronicles
Related series Dragonlance: Kingpriest Trilogy
Related series Dragonlance: Defenders of Magic Trilogy

Book Covers
New Beginnings
The Second Generation6.26
The Dragons of Krynn
Dragons of Summer Flame6.72
Tales of Uncle Trapspringer
Dragonlance Reader's Companion: The Odyssey of Gilthanas

Added: 2007-11-11 Thialfi | Edited: 2011-12-08 Darkki

Speculative Fiction Novels (5)

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1991 | fantasy
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1994 | fantasy, short stories
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1995 | fantasy
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1997 | fantasy
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1999 | fantasy

Comics and Anthology (1)

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1994 | fantasy, anthology