By Andria Cardarelle
This can be the 16th (#16) in an variety of tie-in novels of Ravenloft Gothic horror stories facing the masters and monsters set within the Demiplane of Dread.
Desperate to flee the terrors of Ravenloft, Marguerite got here to Lord Donskoy's fortress jam-packed with desire for the long run. in its place, she came upon herself betrothed to a mysterious purveyor of flesh whose mystery previous, just like the lifeless, refused to stick buried. Now Donskoy's marriage has invoked a dismal curse, and Marguarite right into a internet of worry and fervour
By Ed Greenwood
: A mass marketplace version of Ed Greenwood’s novel that includes essentially the most renowned characters within the Forgotten nation-states setting.
This name, now in mass marketplace variation for the 1st time, beneficial properties the Seven Sisters, key characters in lots of varied Forgotten geographical regions tales. The Seven Sisters are specifically linked to Ed Greenwood, writer of the Forgotten nation-states and one in all its best-known authors.
AUTHOR BIO: A resident of Ontario, Ed Greenwood created the Forgotten nation-states surroundings approximately 30 years in the past and has written 1000s of novels, articles, and online game items within the surroundings. His newest novel is Elminster’s Daughter.
By Erik Scott de Bie
The darkish Knight needs to decide on: Justice or Vengeance
Watchman by way of day, vigilante through evening, Shadowbane's global is became the other way up while he runs throughout a strong wizard--in the shape of a harassed, hunted lady who reveals herself on the middle of a fell plot. whilst his neighbors begin demise and the lady is abducted, Shadowbane needs to choose from the darkness and the sunshine in his center: to avenge the deaths of his pals, or to enable the villain reside to face--and very likely escape--justice.
Downshadow is exciting story of vigilante justice set within the vintage urban of Splendors and awarded by means of Forgotten Realms(R) crusade environment author and celebrated writer Ed Greenwood. you do not are looking to fail to spot this intriguing glimpse into what the most recent version of the nation-states has to provide.
Kicking off a brand new sequence of books from fable Flight video games, university OF phantasm includes every thing you must make phantasm magic a key section of your online game.
Featuring greater than 60 new spells together with the mind-twisting may possibly of apocalypse, tuition OF phantasm brings the idea that of divine domain names to arcane spellcasters within the kind of "disciplines." Illusionists can now grasp invisibility, terror, real phantasm, and 6 different disciplines on their route to final strength. better of all, the visible advisor to illusions exhibits at a look which senses a spell impacts.
This booklet additionally comprises nine new status sessions and a brand new middle type - the committed illusionist. furthermore, it comprises dozens of latest goods - either magical and mundane - to thrill avid gamers. no matter if you are customizing your own illusionist's gown or wielding the extraordinary may well of the staff of the illusionist, you will by no means examine phantasm magic a similar method again.
By Philip Athans
Philip Athans, the ny times best-selling writer of Annihilation, keeps the epic saga started in Whisper of Waves of a guy fed on by means of his obsession and pushed by means of an overpowering imaginative and prescient of what may be.
The Wizard Furthering the plots of the purple Wizards of Thay whereas spinning his personal webs, he works within the shadows, manipulating the top reaches of power.
The Woman laid low with the ghosts of the previous and her personal passions, she walks the advantageous line among sanity and insanity, and her obsession may possibly break the single factor she loves most.
The Man A visionary who cares not anything for the petty squabbling of these in strength, his one hope is to complete his maximum work.
- The city-state of Korvosa, biggest in all Varisia, has prospered during the last century when you consider that its abandonment by means of its founding state of Cheliax. Its port brims with black-and-red-flagged ships — the colours of either Korvosa and Cheliax — forever buying and selling fineries from the south for Varisian curiosities and her land’s traditional bounty. As such, Korvosa rightfully claims to be the main cultured and civilized urban within the quarter, but viewers may additionally provide the city-state the titles of so much decadent, exploitative, and socially stratified. This booklet serves as an exhaustive consultant to town, together with info on all significant sights, profiles at the city’s movers and shakers, and numerous event hooks for enterprising GMs to extend upon.
By Paul S. Kemp
“Finding somebody to complete a chain after 5 novels from 5 diversified authors isn't any effortless job. He’s acquired to be keen to discover all of the open roads the others have left for him. He’s acquired to do his homework, and speedy. And given the standard of his predecessors’ paintings, he’s bought to be sturdy . . . input Paul Kemp. Whew! Writers like this don’t come alongside each day.”
The long island Times best-selling writer of The Swords
THE SPIDER QUEEN LIVES AGAIN
yet whatever is diverse, whatever her priestesses can pay attention within the winds, believe of their spirits, and for a decide on few see with their very own eyes. The Demonweb Pits, faraway from the Abyss to take its position one of the reduce planes, is extra risky, extra frightening than someone has ever imagined. Teeming with feral spiders bent on ripping one another to items– killing, consuming, and killing again–the blasted panorama of Lolth’s own hell remains to be forming.
Quenthel Baenre, with the tattered remnants of her day trip carrying on with to plan opposed to her, crosses that spider-infested killing flooring in hopes of answering the decision of her reborn goddess. If she will make it to Lolth’s aspect, can she even think what plans the Queen of the Demonweb Pits has had for her all along?
the ultimate novel in an epic six-part sequence from the fertile imaginations of R.A. Salvatore, and a pick out staff of the most recent, most enjoyable authors within the style. sign up for them as they create an finish to a devastating conflict, and provides delivery to the maximum horror the geographical regions has ever known.
Danifae Yauntyrr, former battle-captive of apartment Melarn, has come too some distance to prevent now. She has regained her freedom after years of servitude, yet has but to precise her revenge. even though she has received a lot, grown in either strength and ambition, and enjoys the safety of the strong draegloth Jeggred Baenre, Danifae nonetheless must kill Halisstra Melarn. yet how can she whilst she’s Quenthel and Pharaun into the center of Lolth’s reformed area, a hellish global of demonic spiders bent on consuming one another, and the rest silly adequate to get of their way–including the selected vessel of Lolth herself.
whereas Danifae wonders how she’ll ever take vengeance on a girl she left at the back of at the floor of Faerûn, the very aim of her burning hatred is shut on her heals. Halisstra has come to the Demonweb Pits with a truly varied time table. In her palms she holds the fabled Crescent Blade, a sword she believes will supply her the facility to kill Lolth herself–but provided that they locate her sooner than she totally completes her personal mysterious
The struggle of the Spider Queen involves an finish.
By R.A. Salvatore
Can the Crystal Shard be destroyed at last?
Drizzt is decided to damage the evil Crystal Shard, and seeks out the aid of the scholar-priest Cadderly. yet as an alternative, his worst fears are learned, and Crenshinibon falls into the palms of the darkish elf mercenary Jarlaxle and his not going best friend Artemis Entreri.
The Silent Blade is the publication that introduced Drizzt again to the nation-states, and used to be a New York Times top vendor on its preliminary release--and has been in print each day considering. just like the remainder of the Legend of Drizzt(R) reissues, The Silent Blade beneficial properties appealing new hide paintings by means of award-winning illustrator Todd Lockwood.
- You can by no means have too many monsters! This sourcebook includes forty six new monsters present in the interior Sea sector — all invented in particular for the Pathfinder crusade Setting. a few, just like the gearsmen of Numeria or the moth-like megastar monarchs who serve the goddess of desires, were pointed out again and again in Pathfinder crusade surroundings books, yet others just like the alien vespergaunt or Rahadoum's desert-dwelling whirlmaws have in simple terms been obliquely illustrated or pointed out prior to. and a few make their visual appeal for the 1st time in print! With monsters ranging in problem ranking from half (such because the capering monkey goblin or the enigmatic lashuntas) all of the method as much as past CR 20 (including mammoth spawn of Rovagug and 3 strong outsiders with sinister agendas for the interior Sea sector, just like the exiled infernal duke Lorthact), in addition to 3 new mammoth templates (the unique mind-draining vetala vampire, the blighted fey of Fangwood, and the twisted mutants of the Mana Wastes), the internal Sea Bestiary is determined so as to add a number of recent favourite beasties to any Pathfinder game!
By Richard Baker
The battle of the Spider Queen explodes!
From the burning sands of Anauroch to the unlimited labyrinth of the Underdark, an epic quest for the very essence of the Spider Queen takes one startling flip after one other. strong forces are at paintings to discover solutions to the place Lolth has long past. She could go back as whatever more than she used to be, or she could have long gone from her drow childrens eternally, leaving them to their very own units in a chilling Condemnation...