Dungeons & Dragons For Dummies (Paperback)
Richard Baker is a senior game designer on the Roleplaying R&D Team at WotC and author of eight Forgotten Realms novels.
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
|Country Of Origin||United States|
|Genre||GAMES / Role Playing & Fantasy|
|Publisher Date||2008-07-15 00:00:00.0|
|Unit weight||1.72 lb|
|Series Name||For Dummies Series|
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