By Chris Dolunt, Chris Jones
Drawn from the sweltering rainforests and unsafe savannahs of Nyambe, Ancestral Vault brings avid gamers a wealthy hoard of African-flavored treasures and gear. This 96-page ideal certain sourcebook describes mundane D20 process apparatus, specific and enhanced goods, and magical gadgets of all levels of energy. notwithstanding designed to be used with Atlas video games’ Nyambe: African Adventures atmosphere, this stuff can locate their manner into any crusade as unique treasures from far flung lands. Ancestral Vault comprises: New magical earrings, rods, staves, wands, potions, wondrous goods, cursed goods, and artifacts. ideas for magical video games, a ways japanese prayer beads, and exchange magic merchandise construction feats. New adventuring apparatus, device kits, send principles, alternate items, armor, shields, and guns, in addition to fixes for the shortcoming of armor in Nyambe. ideas for utilizing common drugs to create tattoos, ritual scars, and natural concoctions. Magic merchandise tables for the entire goods in Ancestral Vault in addition to these present in Nyambe: African Adventures.
By Toby Neighbors
Evil within the 5 Kingdoms has struck a devastating blow.
A tide of evil rolls northward as a titanic military strikes around the land like a depraved plague, forcing the younger wizard Zollin to race again to the frozen highlands in hopes of recruiting the paranormal races of dwarves, dragons, and giants to assist struggle the darkish sorceress Gwendolyn’s horde. Brianna and what continues to be of her delight of dragons, returns to Yelsia to persuade King Felix to take a stand with Zollin’s magical military, yet no longer every body sees the devastation of the opposite kingdoms as a hazard. Farther south, Quinn and Mansel conflict for survival opposed to depraved creatures bent on sweeping them away. The 5 Kingdoms stand poised at the cusp of darkness, and during all of it Zollin and his acquaintances needs to give you the option to show the tide of evil because the way forward for the 5 Kingdoms hangs within the balance.
By Glen Cook
She is the final desire of excellent within the battle opposed to the evil sorceress often called the woman. From a mystery base at the Plains of worry, the place even the woman hesitates to move, the Black corporation, as soon as in provider to the girl, now fights to convey victory to the White Rose. yet now a fair better evil threatens the realm. all of the nice battles that experience long gone earlier than will appear a skirmishes whilst the Dominator rises from the grave.
By Piers Anthony
While the nice Magician Humfrey's son Hugo by surprise vanishes, his disappearance units in movement a sequence of madcap misadventures that ship a set of colourful characters on a deadly pair of parallel quests. between them are Debra, a good looking younger lady beset by way of an obnoxious curse; Hugo's loved spouse Wira, whose sightlessness is balanced by means of a expertise for sensitivity, satisfied and Fray, a couple of sprightly storm-spirits; Nimbus, the Demon Xanth's personal son; and the mysterious outlaw referred to as the Random Factor.
As they shuttle via the various magical realm's so much stunning locales, those unwitting adventurers observe they're key gamers in a grand drama whose origins achieve again to the origins of time itself.
Filled with pleasure and pleasure, ribaldry and romance, Air obvious is a wonderful new myth saga from the energetic mind's eye of grasp storyteller Piers Anthony.
By Scott Lynch
In his hugely acclaimed debut, The Lies of Locke Lamora, Scott Lynch took us on an adrenaline-fueled experience with a band of bold thieves led through con artist extraordinaire Locke Lamora. Now Lynch brings again his outrageous hero for a caper so death-defying, not anything in need of a miracle will pull it off.
After a brutal conflict with the underworld that almost destroyed him, Locke and his depended on sidekick, Jean, fled the island urban in their start and landed at the unique seashores of Tal Verrar to nurse their wounds. yet even at this westernmost fringe of civilization, they can't leisure for long--and are quickly again to what they do top: stealing from the unfit wealthy and pocketing the proceeds for themselves.
This time, in spite of the fact that, they've got unique the grandest prize of all: the Sinspire, the main specific and seriously guarded playing condo on the planet. Its 9 flooring allure the wealthiest clientele--and to upward push to the head, one needs to galvanize with strong credits, a laugh behavior...and excruciatingly impeccable play. For there's one cardinal rule, enforced via Requin, the house's cold-blooded grasp: it truly is demise to cheat at any online game on the Sinspire.
Brazenly undeterred, Locke and Jean have orchestrated an tricky plan to lie, trick, and swindle their means up the 9 floors...straight to Requin's teeming vault. less than the cloak of fake identities, they meticulously make their climb--until they're towards the spoils than ever.
But somebody in Tal Verrar has exposed the duo's mystery. a person from their prior who has each goal of constructing the impudent criminals pay for his or her sins. Now it is going to take each ounce of crafty to save lots of their mercenary souls. or even that will not be enough....
PRAISE FOR SCOTT LYNCH
"A vibrant new voice within the delusion genre."--George R. R. Martin
Red Seas lower than purple Skies
"Lynch hasn't only imagined a distant global, he's created it, placed all of it down on paper--the smells, the sounds, the folk, the texture of where. the unconventional is a virtuoso functionality, and sf/fantasy lovers will gobble it up."--Booklist (starred review)
"Red Seas lower than pink Skies firmly proves that Scott Lynch isn't a one-hit ask yourself. . . . It'll merely be an issue of time sooner than Scott Lynch is pointed out within the similar breath as George R. R. Martin and Steven Erikson."--Fantasy booklet Critic
"Grand, grandiose, grandiloquent . . . No critic is probably going to fault Lynch in his overflowing characteristics of inventiveness, audacious draftsmanship, and sympathetic characterization."--Locus
"The type of witty romp that reminds you precisely how a lot enjoyable heroic myth is meant to be."--SFX
The Lies of Locke Lamora
"Right now, within the complete flush of a moment studying, i believe The Lies of Locke Lamora is maybe in my most sensible ten favourite books ever. might be my best 5. in case you haven't learn it, you might want to. in case you have learn it, you might want to most likely learn it again."--Patrick Rothfuss, manhattan instances bestselling writer of The identify of the Wind
By Richard A. Knaak
THE AGE OF DRAGONS IS OVER. Uncertainty plagues Azeroth's historical guardians as they try to discover a brand new objective. This problem has hit Kalecgos, youngest of the previous Dragon points, specially difficult. Having misplaced his nice powers, how can he-or any of his kind-still make a distinction on the earth? the reply lies within the far-off previous, whilst savage beasts known as proto-dragons governed the skies. via a mysterious artefact discovered close to the guts of Northrend, Kalecgos witnesses this violent period and the surprising background of the unique points: Alexstrasza, Ysera, Malygos, Neltharion, and Nozdormu. of their such a lot primitive kinds, the longer term protectors of Azeroth needs to stand united opposed to Galakrond, a bloodthirsty creature that threatens the life in their race. yet did those mere proto-dragons face one of these bad adversary by myself, or did an out of doors strength aid them? have been they given the power they might turn into mythical for ...or did they earn it with blood? Kalecgos's discoveries will swap every little thing he is familiar with concerning the occasions that ended in the ...DAWN OF THE points
By Janny Wurts
The lovely first quantity in Janny Wurts’s epic story of 2 half-brothers cursed to life-long enmity. the realm of Athera lives in everlasting fog, its skies obscured by way of the malevolent Mistwraith. in simple terms the mixed powers of 2 half-brothers can problem the Mistwraith’s stranglehold: Arithon, grasp of Shadow and Lysaer, Lord of sunshine. Arithon and Lysaer will locate that they're inescapably certain within a trend of occasions dictated via their very own private convictions. but there's extra at stake than one conflict with the Mistwraith – because the sorcerers of the Fellowship of 7 recognize good. For among them the half-brothers carry the stability of the realm, its concord and its destiny, of their arms.
By Mercedes Lackey
During this darkish and atmospheric rendition of the Cinderella fairy story, an clever younger Englishwoman is made right into a digital slave by means of her evil stepmother. Her simply desire of rescue is available in the form of a scarred global conflict I pilot of noble blood, whose personal powers over the weather are approximately to be wanted greater than ever.
By Barb Hendee, J. C. Hendee
Waylaid of their quest for the orb of the Air, Magiere, Leesil, Chap, and Wayfarer have all been wrongly imprisoned. however it is Magiere, the dhampir, who suffers the main as a cloaked interrogator employs telepathic torture.
Arriving on the Suman port urban looking for Magiere, Wynn Hygeorht and her companions—including vampire Chane Andraso—seek out Domin Ghassan il'Sänke for assistance, which proves no effortless activity. The domin is embroiled in a mystery hunt for a spectral undead with the ability to invade someone dwelling and take the physique as its host.
Even if Wynn can be ready to unfastened her pals from felony, scuffling with this solely new form of undead hidden inside of host our bodies could be a problem none of them can survive....