Hello and Welcome to Gemhammer and Sons Gaming!
Thank you for your interest in working with Gemhammer and Sons. We are a small but growing group of game makers and dice rollers who want to make the gaming world a better place. Currently, Gemhammer is seeking talented individuals, such as yourself, to produce high quality adventures, art, accessories, guides and more. If you think you’ve got what it takes to join our band of adventurers, please review the submission guidelines and submit a query below.
Gemhammer and Sons is known for their cards of unpredictable magic and accessories, but we’re now taking queries for adventures and game supplements. We want to publish the More, Better, Game Stuff with the help of people who love tabletop RPG’s and want to be a part of the Gemhammer Family. Whether it’s a 32-page adventure module, or just a ton of magic items, we want to work with you to develop and produce something great.
Please send in your queries below with the Subject “Game Design: (First name) (Last name) (name of project). Include in the message a brief description of the project, estimated word count, and minimum required art (i.e. dungeon maps, diagrams, etc...).
What we’re looking for:
Setting Agnostic Adventures
Articles and Blog Posts
What we’re NOT looking for:
Expansions to our current content
An editor will reply to your query to let you know that it’s been received by our staff. This response may be a rejection if it is apparent that we are unable to use your idea. If you haven’t heard from us after a month’s time, please follow up with an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. If your project is approved, we will ask you to submit a manuscript for review and schedule a meeting with you to discuss your project in further detail.
Rights and Payment
Any content we publish becomes the sole property of Gemhammer and Sons Gaming. We do not offer royalties, and will pay a one-time fee 30 days after publication. The rate for new contracts is $0.01/word. Quality, reliability, experience and meeting deadlines may increase this rate over time. Additionally, you will receive one free copy of the content in either digital or published format, depending on the circumstances.
Artists and Cartographers
Gemhammer is looking for up and coming artists, illustrators, and cartographers to help bring our world to life. If you’d like to be considered for freelance work, please submit a query below with the subject “(Artist/Cartographer): (First Name) (Last Name)”. Please provide a letter of introduction and a link to your portfolio. An editor will reply to your query to let you know that it’s been received by our staff. After a short review period, we will reach out to let you know if you’ve been accepted or not. As work becomes available, accepted artists will be offered contracts.
Rights and Payment
Any content we publish becomes the sole property of Gemhammer and Sons Gaming. We do not offer royalties. Payment will depend on the size and scope of the work, as well as the quality of work and reliability of the artist. Additionally, you will receive one free copy of the content as either a digital or published format, depending on the circumstances.