By R.A. Salvatore
Can the Crystal Shard be destroyed at last?
Drizzt is decided to break the evil Crystal Shard, and seeks out the aid of the scholar-priest Cadderly. yet in its place, his worst fears are discovered, and Crenshinibon falls into the fingers of the darkish elf mercenary Jarlaxle and his not going best friend Artemis Entreri.
The Silent Blade is the e-book that introduced Drizzt again to the geographical regions, and used to be a New York Times top vendor on its preliminary release--and has been in print on a daily basis on the grounds that. just like the remainder of the Legend of Drizzt(R) reissues, The Silent Blade good points attractive new disguise artwork by way of award-winning illustrator Todd Lockwood.
New strategies and personality hooks for tiefling characters.
If you must play the final word tiefling hero, this ebook is for you!
This growth of the Player’s Handbook® center rulebook explores the infernal secrets and techniques of the tieflings. It provides D&D® avid gamers with intriguing new concepts for his or her tiefling characters, together with targeted racial feats, powers, paragon paths, and epic destinies. This ebook additionally comprises how one can flesh out your tiefling character’s history and character.
By Jaleigh Johnson
Lolth—patron deity of the drow, Spider Queen, regent of the Demon internet Pits—has once more stirred the darkish elves into roiling aggression opposed to the remainder of Faerûn, reveling within the chaos born from her darkish schemata. this can be the increase of the Underdark.
In Iltkazar, the final subterranean nation of the as soon as resplendent dwarven realm of Shanatar, King Mith Barak faces a siege of drow infantrymen, spies, and assassins seeking to grab the robust urban and the traditional magical artifacts hidden there. someplace within the urban, the Arcane Script Sphere—a mystical orb touched by way of Mystra, the long-dead goddess magic—calls out to heroes and adventurers, beckoning with whispers of strength and data. Mith Barak hears it and understands he can't carry the artifact for much longer, yet fears what the drow could do with it.
Enter Icelin, Ruen, and Sull, Waterdavian wanders whose wish to comprehend their very own spellscars units them looking for Mystran mysteries—they desire to appreciate magic and therefore comprehend its plague. As they stream from city to city, urban to urban looking for wisdom, Icelin hears the siren name of the Arcane Script Sphere, and it attracts the trio deep into rocks of the Underdark the place they locate themselves on the middle of the fight among the dwarves and drow.
Only King Mith Barak can begin them into the mysteries they desire to light up. yet first they have to aid him with a secret of his own—a darkish elf murderer, himself a seeker of the sector, lies in Iltkazar’s dungeons shrouded within the secret and magic of Lolth. Icelin should be the single to determine earlier that shroud and make certain the real target of the Spider Queen’s schemes.
As the darkish elves accentuate their assaults, the trio realizes their quest for wisdom has taken them right into a new and unsafe realm . . . a realm dictated by means of the whims of spider and stone.
Find a entire new realm of adventure!
while a wandering swordmage, expert via the elves of fantasy Drannor, returns to his boyhood domestic at the windswept beaches of the Moonsea, he unearths that corruption has taken carry, leaving his family and friends open to a devastating evil.
Swordmage was once the 1st novel to totally embody the interesting new parts from the subsequent variation of the Dungeons & Dragons online game. This paperback resize releases clean at the heals of the Forgotten Realms crusade Guide, and showcases an enormous revision to the Forgotten Realms international that has fanatics buzzing.
From the Paperback edition.
By Ari Marmell, Bruce R. Cordell
Fiendish dungeons and elemental battlefields await...
A hotbed of event possibilities watch for you within the roiling maelstrom of the basic Chaos–a airplane of titans, elementals, genies, slaads, and demons. This video game complement builds at the evaluate of the basic Chaos offered within the Manual of the Planes™ video game complement and explores the tumultuous aircraft is larger aspect. From town of Brass to the githzerai monastery of Zerthadlun to the spiraling depths of the Abyss, experience lurks in the back of each lava waterfall, throughout each icy battlefield, and past each raging lightning storm.
This online game complement describes the basic Chaos intimately, that includes key destinations during the aircraft. It additionally offers a large number of latest monsters, strong primordials, and robust demons, in addition to event hooks, encounters, dangers, and every thing Dungeon Masters intend to make the fundamental Chaos a featured atmosphere of their campaigns.
By Rich Baker, Bill Slavicsek
Caught in site visitors. Trapped in a cubicle. caught in a rut. twisted up in purple tape.
within the actual international, occasionally you're feeling powerless—but now not in Dungeons & Dragons (D & D). during this fantasy-adventure, you've every kind of distinctive powers. you could slay the evil dragon, conquer the orc or the ogre, hang-out the werewolf, and overcome sinister trolls. You enterprise into unusual nation-states, stumble upon unknown creatures, and use magical powers. Your personality grows and develops with each event.
With this advisor, you could study the bits and bobs of D & D and begin enjoying at once. Dungeons & Dragons For Dummies offers newcomers the fundamentals of the advanced online game and is helping skilled avid gamers fine-tune their roleplaying. It courses you thru: * growing your personality (a strong fighter, a sneaky rogue, a artful sorcerer, or a charismatic cleric), and personality development * The races: people, dwarves, elves, and halflings * the kinds of personality activities: assault rolls, ability payment, and skill exams * The 6 skills: power, dexterity, structure, intelligence, knowledge, aura * Feat necessities and kinds * enjoying the sport, together with relocating in strive against, attacking with a weapon (melee assaults or ranged attacks), and harm and loss of life * identifying talents, armor, guns, and equipment * making a choice on spells in the event that your personality is a sorcerer or domain names for a cleric * construction come across or wrestle suggestions and utilizing complex strategies * Maximizing your character’s energy with the purchase of the ideal magic goods: armor, guns, potion, scroll, ring, wand, employees, rod, plus wondrous goods * D & D video game etiquette * turning into a Dungeon grasp
There’s even a pattern play consultation that walks you thru normal play, will get you cozy utilizing the conflict grid and personality markers, permits you to try participant characters opposed to one another and opposed to monsters, and exhibits you the way so as to add tale components to create an experience. Produced in partnership with Wizards of the Coast, written by means of D & D video game designers, and complete with a conflict grid, a pattern dungeon map, and a thesaurus, this advisor fingers you with the data to create and equip a personality and empowers you to go into the fascinating, attention-grabbing international of D & D.
By David M. Ewalt
A desirable and private examine Dungeons & Dragons that "tracks D&D's turbulent upward thrust, fall, and survival, from its heyday within the 1980s...to the twenty-first century" (The Wall highway Journal).
Even if you have by no means performed Dungeons & Dragons, you possibly comprehend a person who has: the sport has had a profound effect on our tradition, and 2014 marks the interesting role-playing phenomenon's fortieth anniversary. published many years sooner than the net and social media, Dungeons & Dragons encouraged one of many unique nerd subcultures and remains to be respected by way of greater than 30 million enthusiasts. Now, the authoritative heritage and magic of the sport are published through an award-winning journalist and lifetime D&D player.
In Of cube and males, David Ewalt describes the advance of Dungeons & Dragons from the game's origins at the battlefields of old Europe throughout the hysteria that associated it to satanic rituals and teenage suicides to its apotheosis as father of the trendy video-game undefined. As he chronicles the spectacular historical past of the game's origins (a background mostly unknown even to hardcore avid gamers) and examines D&D's lasting effect, Ewalt weaves laser-sharp culture research together with his personal present-day gaming studies, "writing concerning the global of myth role-playing junkies with intelligence, dexterity, or even knowledge" (Ken Jennings). an attractive mixture of heritage, journalism, narrative, and memoir, Of cube and Men sheds gentle on America's preferred (and broadly misunderstood) type of collaborative leisure.
- The horrors of unlife stagger from their darkened graves during this wide-ranging source for fanatics of the unquiet useless! examine the key pasts of the haunted spirits referred to as bodaks, detect the darkish food of devourers, attempt your hands opposed to the lethal graveknight, or tempt the world’s such a lot insidious arcane evil by way of going face-to-face with a treacherous lich! Undead Revisited presents lots of details and clean new views on 10 of the main vile undead in the Pathfinder world, together with murderous morhgs, lethal nightshades, silent shadows, bone-chilling wights, and the spectral lifeless (wraiths, specters, allips, and banshees), in addition to the villainous ravener, in a different way often called an undead dragon!
By Edward Bolme
The 1st identify in a brand new Forgotten Realms sequence of stand-alone adventures.
The Alabaster Staff is the 1st name in a brand new Forgotten geographical regions sequence focusing particularly at the iconic personality classification of the rogue. each one novel within the sequence could be a stand-alone event, however the total surroundings for all the titles may be the outdated Empires, a space of the Forgotten nation-states international by no means sooner than explored within the novels.