December 2023

Happy December! We hope the ending of 2023 brings joy and happiness to you and those you love. 2023 has been a difficult year for so many of us. Please know that you are in our hearts and we hope that 2024 brings you happiness. We will try to do our part in the coming year by providing a bit of distraction from the troubles of the world with the fun things we have planned! We hope you enjoy our antics and the fellowship of the whole fantastic Happy Jacks community. Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

Happy Jacks News:

– The next Game Daze is happening Saturday, January 13 2024. There are already a bunch of games posted and many are already filled. Head over to the Happy Jacks Discord to join in the fun!

– Our Indie Designer of the Month for December is Kurt Potts! You can find his work at

– We have a new Mage actual play did their character creation and will do their first play session on Dec 23rd at 6pm Pacific! Adam is weaving a story in the 1940s at the end of WWII and it’s sure to be a great campaign.

– We have rescheduled two of this month’s advice shows because the scheduled Sundays landed on Christmas and New Year’s Eve. They will be recorded at 7:30pm Pacific on Friday, December 22nd and Friday, December 29th instead.

Patreon News:

– Our Nerding Out episode for November was about attending fan conventions! If you have a specific topic you’d like us to discuss, suggest it here:

– I finally tracked down the missing episodes from seasons 1, 2 and 3! They have been uploaded to the Patreon podcast feed so those of you at the appropriate tiers can listen and enjoy right now!

– Our d20 supporters have started their first online campaign. It will be a Starscape game GMed by Kimi. Jason and Enge are going to be scheduling games in the coming weeks as well.

Upcoming Events:

– Dec 23 – Session 1 of Trinity’s Wake our new Mage:20th Anniversary Edition actual play – Jan 13th – Game Daze on the Happy Jacks Discord

– Feb 16-19 – OrcCon at the Hilton LAX (Live HJ show on Sat)