Dungeons & Dragons For Dummies (Paperback)

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    Bill Slavicsek is Director of Roleplaying and Miniatures Game Design at Wizards of the Coast. His game design credits include Torg, Alternity, D&D Eberron, and many others.

    Richard Baker is a senior game designer on the Roleplaying R&D Team at WotC and author of eight Forgotten Realms novels.

    Explore the fantasy world of D&D and delve into dungeons, slay monsters, and gain treasure!

    If you've been thinking of playing D&D or you've played before and you want to get up to speed on the all-new 4th Edition, this is the book for you. Here's what you need to know to join the fantasy fun.

    • D&D terminology — understand what ability check, modifier, saving throw, AC, gp, hp, and XP mean
    • Roll the dice — add modifiers and see if you rolled the d20 high enough to beat the challenge
    • Minding your manners — know D&D etiquette so you'll be welcome in any adventure
    • Character building — select your character's race and class, and choose the best powers, skills, feats, and gear
    • Roleplaying — give your character a background and personality quirks
    • Combat — use combat rules, a battle grid, and miniatures to play out furious battles

    Open the book and find:

    • Everything a new player needs to get started playing D&D
    • Details on four fantasy races and four iconic classes
    • Explanations of every number and statistic on the character sheet
    • The best magic items and equipment for characters of all classes
    • Advice on roleplaying and teamwork
    • A ready-to-use adventure to get you started as a Dungeon Master
    • A ready-to-use battle grid with character and monster markers

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    Dimensions 9.0x6.0x1.0
    ISBN 9780470292907
    Genre GAMES / Role Playing & Fantasy
    Format Paperback
    Pages 430
    Publisher Date 2008-07-15 00:00:00.0
    Publisher For Dummies
    Copyright Year 2008
    Height 9.25 in
    Wdth 7.25 in
    Thickness 1.0 in
    Unit weight 1.72 lb
    Language English
    Series Name For Dummies Series
    Edition Number 4
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Slavicsek, Bill

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