Links

About the DMC

Our official address: www.dicemaniacsclub.com
Facebook Fanpage: www.facebook.com/DiceManiacsClub
Facebook Discussion Group: www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub
Market: market.dicemaniacsclub.com
Rules: codex.dicemaniacsclub.com
Dice Map: map.dicemaniacsclub.com
The Club on Twitter: twitter.com/DiceManiacsClub
Small advertisements / Market market.dicemaniacsclub.com (this is a seperate public group, see details there)
The History of Dice: history.dicemaniacsclub.com
Links and Infos  (= this Google document): links.dicemaniacsclub.com
Facebook dice themed “Interest List” (pages and shops) dicelist.dicemaniacsclub.com
Donation List: donate.dicemaniacsclub.com
Discord Server: discord.gg/HCvFGb4

Kickstarters, Commercials and Other Projects

Kickstarters with link to the DMC threads (german language)
Kickstarters backed by Kevin Cook (dicecollector.com)
Commercial / Shop DMC threads (german language)
Convention Threads (german language)

Other Interesting Threads

Poll: Distribution of DMC members
Poll: What kind of Dice Maniac are you?
Poll: How do you count your dice in the collection
Poll: How much do you spend for your dice?
Poll: Collection size 06/2014
Poll: Collection size 02/2015
Poll: Collection size 01/2017
Poll: Collection size 12/2017

Traveling Dice Boxes

Current Dice Boxes, By Country:
Clicking the country will take you to the original sign-up thread for that region.  The linked boxes are for actual traveling dice box threads.

USA

  1. Robyn Bailey’s Box: https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2305132876194216/
  2. Scott Kalman’s Box: https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2303523483021822/
  3. Sandie Love’s Box:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2307015719339265/
  4. Bryce’s Box:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2309343575773146/
  5. Steve Leventhal’s Box: https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2303875986319905/
  6. Cory Shonuff Gelnett’s Box:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2306977796009724/

Europe:  Mark Thomsen’s Box:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2304703046237199/
Canada – Marie Eve’s Box:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2307244295983074/
Australia/NZ  – Jay Williams’s Box:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2307195722654598/
UK – Hannah Clayton’s Box:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/2304725082901662/

Travelling Dice Box 8.1 – dice (by Shawn McWha)
USA Traveling Dice Box 2018-01 – dice (by Chris Anderson)
USA Traveling Dice Box 2018 #2 – dice (by Chris Anderson)
USA Traveling Dice Box 2018 #3 – dice (by Arthur Storvik)
USA Traveling Dice Box 2018 #4 – dice (by Aree Mady)
USA Traveling Dice Box 2018 #5 – dice (by Tom Hack)
USA Traveling Dice Box KIDS 2018 #6 – dice (by Alex Bredehoft)
USA Traveling Dice Box CURSED 2018 “#13” – dice (by Andrew Kossek)

Older Boxes

2015

List #1 (by Nikki Carollo)
List #2 (by Chris Anderson)
List #3 (by Jarrod Olson)
List #4 (by Nikki Carollo)
List #5 (by Nikki Carollo)
List #6 (by Jim Canavan)
List #7 (by Lauren Stallard Kramer)
List #8 (by Shawn McWha) (List 8.1)
List #9 (by Vanessa Q Levesque)
List #10 (by Chris Anderson)
List #11 (by John Cochrane)
List #12 (by John Cochrane)
List #13 (by Lauren Stallard Kramer)
List #14 (by Lauren Nikki Carollo)
List #15 (by Lauren Terri Heaven)
List #16 (by Vanessa Q Levesque)
List #17 – Red dice (by Frank Bromley)

2016

List #18 – green yellow dice (by Vanessa Q Levesque)
List #19 – black dice (by Terri Heaven)
List #20 (by Vanessa Q Levesque)
List #21 – pink dice (by Kelly Ann Brown)
List #22 – (by Chris Anderson)
List #23 – (by Chris Anderson)
List #24 – (by Geoffrey BrodakSilva)
Crafty List #1 – crafted dice (by Christina Whitton)
Traveling Nerd Crate & Dice Box #1 – dice (by Thorell Fareldon)
Traveling Nerd Crate & Dice Box #2 – dice (by Ross Thompson)

2017

Traveling Dice Box – USA only – List #1 – (by Valerie Landon)

Historical Information

Dice History – General

Book: Leo van der Heijdt: Face to face with dice
Board with Life Doc – The History of Dice in Under 6 Minutes (youtube)
Timeline/ earliest dice discussion
using dice for divination
Ignite Talk by Aaron Korver
Ignite Talk by Aaron Korver (youtube)
Random Facets from the History of Dice (geeklist by Jonas Richter)

Dice History – Pre-History up to the Middle Ages

Dice and game pieces found in Utah cave
Roman dodecahedron (not dice), Castle Garth in Newcastle
private collection of antique dice
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Christie’s auction d20, artisandice replica)
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY – cnet.com article and shapeways replica)
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY – cnet.com article …again) 🙂
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY – escapistmagazine.com article and Louvre replica)
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY – some Facebook reshare)
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY – io9.com article
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY)
roman-ptolemaic icosahedron (Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY)
roman cubical dice in auctions
roman cubes
roman cubes
roman cubes
ancient Egyptian dice
strange (non-dice) objects from pre-historic Britain
14-sided die from Korea (late 7th to early 10th century) for drinking/ party game

Dice History – Early Modern to Today

Polyhedral dice in the 1960s and early 70s (early D&D)
Branding on dice (especially Armory and Gamescience)
possibly the oldest d10 ever made
British Empire, GR(Georgius Rex) stamp
Chiming dice/ Singwürfel (hollow metal dice with loose pieces inside to create a sound)

Other

Dice Art

Tobias Batik, Street Art in Vienna (Austria)
Tony Cragg, Kunsthaus Zürich
“Not Art” project
Dice House, Mattias Adolfsson
Kim Hyun, Dice Figures
From a show at the Allegra LaViola Gallery in nyc in 2011 (?)
Dice towers and dice trays
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DiceManiacsClub/permalink/905179539522897/
Storage, display, bags & boxes

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