BRUCE R. CORDELL is an Origins award-winning game designer for Wizards of the Coast, Inc., and co-wrote the new Forgotten Realms Campaign Guide. His long list of professional credits include the Expanded Psionics Handbook and Libris Mortis supplements.
ARI MARMELL has been shirking homework in favor of playing D&D since he was nine years old. Now a freelance writer, Ari has contributed to many D&D books, including Forge of War, Complete Mage, Tome of Magic, and Fortress of the Yuan-Ti.
ROBERT J. SCHWALB works as a freelance designer for Wizards of the Coast; his recent credits include Elder Evils, FiendishCodex II, and Exemplars of Evil, as well as numerous articles for D&D Insider. Robert lives in Tennessee with his incredibly patient wife Stacee and his pride of fiendish werecats, but is happiest when chained to his desk, toiling for his dark masters in Seattle.
All about the most popular monsters of D&D
--the dragons!Draconomicon I: Chromatic Dragons
describes several varieties of dragons, including red, blue, green, black, and white dragons, as well as three completely new chromatic dragons.
This sourcebook gives details of each dragon's powers, tactics, myths, lairs, servitors, and more. In addition, this book provides new information about draconic nations (such as Arkhosia) and organizations, and how chromatic dragons fit into the D&D
game. Wide-ranging story and campaign elements in the book give DMs ready-to-play material that is easily incorporated into a gane, including adventure hooks, quests, and pregenerated treasure hoards.