Fans at revamped some of these monsters in a 3e pdf. The sound you hear is that of publishers scraping the bottom of the barrel for new ones. Some of this appendixs creatures also returned for a 3e pdf fan. Dark sun monster manual 5th edition hello all so i have been working on this for a few month now and its now close to be completed still need some ground work on the presentation, but well too lazy for that now.
This book is in full colour and does look a bit different than previous mcas. Monstrous compendium dark sun appendix i monstrous compendium dark sun appendix ii. Monstrous compendium volume three forgotten realms. Alqadim, dark sun, monstrous compendium, dungeon master, dm, and the tsr logo are trademarks owned by tsr, inc. Im pretty sure its made with adobe design software how did they make books in the 80s, anyway. Page numbers below cpmpendium taken from the table of contents.
A brief history of the development of dark sun dark sun product line lists dark sun product line categorical list not yet. The full name with a hyphen and colon to distinguish the title and subtitles is monstrous compendium. Staff 1995, hardcover at the best online prices at ebay. Some of this appendixs creatures also returned for a 3e pdf fan project called terrors of athas 2004 and for the official dark sun creature catalog 2010 for 4e. The monstrous compendium alqadim appendix consisted of 64 5hole punched looseleaf pages, unnumbered, and included a how to use this book page with an alphabetical index, a onepage index of appropriate monsters for the alqadim setting from other books of the monstrous compendiumseries, 2.
This appendix for the monstrous compendium specifically addresses creatures in the dark sun campaign setting. Encounter the shadow giant, the stalking horror, and the unique undead found lurking beyond the tablelands as well as many other terrors. Dark sun monstrous compendium appendix ii by tsr inc 19951231 on. Here they are, converted to 5th edition, along with psionic powers that almost every living thing on athas possesses. A fault this work compounds by further tweaking the experience points system. Jun 27, 2019 dark sun 5e monstrous compendium june 27, 2019 june 27, 2019 dm dave this is an index for the dark sun monsters created here on for use in fifth edition campaigns. Terrors of the desert monstrous compendium, dark sun appendix tsr on. There was even an alqadim computer game produced in. Within these pages youll find a variety of monsters, many with unbelievable psionic powers. Tsr 2145 monstrous compendium annual volume one 1994 isbn 156076838x. Terrors of the desert monstrous compendium, dark sun. All pages were loose leaf and prepunched for a 3 or 5 ring binder. Terrors beyond tyr, this new catalog also includes monster stats for pc.
Dark sun collectors guide morrus unofficial tabletop. This particular guide focuses on the dark sun campaign setting. The dark sun monstrous compendium contains 96 pages of new monsters specially designed for use in the dark dun campaign setting. Theres been intermittent interest in similar conversions over the years on this site and others, so i figured id post my work for others to comment on or use as they see fit. Monstrous compendium annual volume 1 2e wizards of the. Help support rpgnet by purchasing this item through drivethrurpg. Im dming a game of dark sun, and ive decided to convert the monsters to 5e. Dark sun monstrous compendium appendix ii by tsr inc 19951231. We currently host various large scale collections amounting to hundreds of thousands of. Mc1 monstrous compendium, volume one was published by tsr in 1989. To keep it short heres my take on monster manual for 5th.
Monstrous compendium annual volume two 2166 monstrous compendium annual volume three 2173 monstrous compendium annual volume four. I have to admit that i never ran a campaign a in dark sun. Terrors beyond tyr authors jim atkiss, steven brown, timothy b. I read a couple of the source books, though, and checked out the pc rpgs.
The trove is a nonprofit website dedicated towards content archival and longterm preservation of rpgs. Mc12 monstrous compendium dark sun appendix i monstrous compendium dark sun appendix ii. The burnt world of athas 4e dark sun monster index. Its time for more dark sun, so lets have a look at terrors beyond tyr. Dark sun 5th edition monsters and the way here they are, converted to 5th edition, along with psionic powers that almost every living thing on athas possesses. Herere books from which monsters originated adnd 2nd edition. Ammut ashira asuras black cloud of vengeance buraq camel camel of the pearl centaur, desert copper automaton daolani gen debbi desert camel camel djinnling gen dragon, zakharan vishap efreetikin gen elephant. Morris, bruce nesmith, wes nicholson, and bill slavicsek, is the second monstrous compendium for the dark sun setting. Common knowledge series dark sun monstrous compendiums. Oct 26, 2014 its time for more dark sun, so lets have a look at terrors beyond tyr. Forgotten realms appendix is a forgotten realms game accessory published in 1989 by tsr, inc.
A second athasian monster book appeared a few years later. A collection of powerful monsters intended for the dark sun setting. Reviewing this with two other monster books from two other publishers, he quipped. Terrors of the desert monstrous compendium, dark sun appendix. Update 2 added lair actions for drakes, megapede and nightmare beast and fixed few minor errors. Antloid, desert aviarag banshee, dwarven beetle, agony. Most of whom do not fall under that category of civillized race. The dsmc is the monster book for the dark sun setting. Monstrous compendium, darksun appendix mc12 2405 monstrous compendium, darksun appendix ii 2433 3rd edition edit. This article is part of a series that examines a release from 2e dark sun and sees how and if it can be integrated with the new 4e version of the world setting. Monstrous compendium alqadim appendix forgotten realms.
It was written by the tsr staff, with a cover by jeff easley, and interior illustrations by jim holloway, and came boxed with 144 looseleaf pages and eight color cardstock dividers each with a color painting on it in a threering binder. Dark sun collectors guide morrus unofficial tabletop rpg news. Dark sun 5e monstrous compendium free fifth edition. Dark sun monstrous compendiums series librarything. Terrors beyond tyr 1995, by jim atkiss, steve brown, timothy b. Following in the footsteps of dark sun monstrous compendium appendix ii. We currently host various large scale collections amounting to hundreds of thousands. Jun 17, 2019 the ravenloft monstrous compendium iii. When an encounter is called for, roll on the terrain type table or any one of the alternates you want. Across the tablelands, from the city walls of tyr to the silt sea, from the dead lands to the forest ridge, and from the jagged cliffs to the road of fire, many different creatures battle for survival under the dark sun.
Morris, bruce nesmith, wes nicholson, bill slavicsek. Alphabetical index to monstrous compendium monster names are listed first with the entry page names given in parentheses. On august 19, 2014, dark sun creature catalog was rereleased as a pdf. This supplement was the basic monster book containing. Monstrous compendium, alqadim appendix by tsr staff. The dark sun monstrous compendium contains 96 pages of new monsters. Demihuman, slave worker, and templar patrol encounters must be organized by the dm. Update 2 added lair actions for drakes, megapede and nightmare beast and fixed few minor. Due to popular demand, we will take a closer look at the monsters of dark sun this time. Monstrous compendium annual volume 1 2e wizards of. Librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Containing 128 pages of fullcolor monsters, this accessory is designed for. Only the bravest or the most foolhardy would dare stand before the creatures included inside this monstrous compendium appendix. In a fit of nostalgia, i recently began working up some house rules for a new dark sun campaign using pathfinder as a base.8 928 1225 1252 341 1149 107 371 415 1111 397 959 1320 791 68 372 901 498 1463 901 323 874 397 934 626 1191 470 472 296 1348 1208 1233 1469 97 780 847 619 1050 3 951