Short Fiction

Return to the Steading brings readers back to one of the most iconic locations in Greyhawk, Steading of the Hill Giant Chief. Bart Carroll cross-polinates Forgotten Realm’s adventures Storm King’s Thunder with the class Giant Series from Greyhawk. Read Return to the Steading online in Dragon+.


A list of Greyhawk short stories published in periodicals.

  • “The Expedition Into the Black Reservoir: A Dungeon Adventure at Greyhawk Castle” (El Conquistador magazine #12, 1974) by Gary Gygax
  • “The Gnome Cache” (Dragon #1,2,3,5,6,7) by Garrison Ernst AKA Gary Gyga”At x
  • “Moonset Blackcat Comes” (Dragon #100, 1985) by Gary Gygax.
  • “Ren O’ the Star, The Thief” by James Ward (appears in the Hillsfar Cluebook, Strategic Simulation, Inc., 1989)
  • “Robilar Remembers: Journey to the City of the Gods” by Robert J. Kuntz (Oerth Journal #7, 1998).
  • “Evening Odds” by Gary Gygax (appears in Pawn of Chaos, edited by Ed Kramer, published by White Wolf, 1999).
  • “By the Job” (Dragon #271, 2000) by Paul Kidd
  • “Keoland Blues” (Dragon #278, 2000) by Paul Kidd
  • “Prying Eyes” (Dragon #303, 2003) by Johnny L. Wilson
  • “The Return of Gord” (Dragon #344, 2006) by Gary Gygax and K.R. Bourgoine.
  • “A Wizard’s Thief” (appears in Of Dice & Pen, Game Day Fiction, 2008)
    by Gary Gygax and K.R. Bourgoine.
  • “Lich Pitch” (appears in Heroes and Magic, published by Eldritch Entertainment, 2012) by J.F. Mentzer.