Dungeons and Dragons - what image does this particular phrase conjure up in your mind? Hours of fun with a group of friends, eating snacks and drinking beer whilst pretending to be a half-orc barbarian called Keith (ahhh... memories are made of this!!) or a bunch of sweaty palmed, basement-dwelling nerds with odd-shaped dice getting far too excited over Boris Vallejo prints?
D&D has had some pretty bad rap over the years, from the aforementioned accusation of extreme nerdiness to devil-worship, and D&D art is no different; ask anyone what a stereotypical piece of D&D artwork contains, and I'd lay good money that one of the first things mentioned would the eponymous 'chaimmail bikini', much to the lament of D&Ders everywhere.
Well, here's a collection of quality works that sum up D&D nicely (the original intent of the deviations may not have been to represent D&D, but I thought they fitted nicely with the theme of this article) with nary a busty bikini-clad elf nor an oiled up, overly m