Jason Duke is a published crime writer and RPG designer. He earned a BA in public relations from Arizona State University in August 2005 and entered the Army the same month. Now he serves as a paralegal specialist for the Army's JAG Corp. His stories have appeared in such magazines as Plots With Guns, 3AM Magazine, Outsider Ink, The Murder Hole, Muse Apprentice Guild, A Cruel World, and Shred of Evidence, and his screenplays have earned a special mention in the 2002 American Gem Short Script Contest and placed as a finalist in the 2003 Anything But Hollywood Contest. His adventure "The Necromancer's Pet" appeared in issue #73 of Dungeon. He is currently working on a new sci-horror game setting called Hellbound as well as further adventures for Explosive Runes.