Larry DiTillio

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Lawrence G. "Larry" DiTillio is an American film and TV series writer.


Larry DiTillio was a writer for the original He-Man and the Masters of the Universe series.

Flying Buffalo hired DiTillio in 1983 when he was out of work due to a strike.[1]:37 He wrote The Isle of Darksmoke (1984), Flying Buffalo's last multiplayer Tunnels & Trolls adventure.[1]:38 With Lynn Willis, he wrote The Masks of Nyarlathotep (1984), a world-spanning campaign for Call of Cthulhu, and is considered one of the best roleplaying adventures of all time.[1]:86 He is the author of several tabletop roleplaying supplements, including the Origins Award-winning Masks of Nyarlathotep.

DiTillio is known for his role as executive story editor of the science-fiction series Babylon 5,[1]:41 and for writing or co-writing most of the episodes in the animated series Beast Wars. He was a writer for the 2002 He-Man and the Masters of the Universe series.


  1. ^ a b c d Shannon Appelcline (2011). Designers & Dragons. Mongoose Publishing. ISBN 978-1-907702-58-7. 

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