What is dungeons & dragons? (book)
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Post Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 6:09 am 
 

Hi,

anyone here is able to give me information about this book?

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is it worth buying?

What are its contents?

Could someone post some excerpts?

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Post Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2010 9:35 am 
 

Written by three English school kids IIRC. Has a dinky little dungeon in it, only 7-10 keyed encounters, much like the sort of thing you got in UK fanzines of the time. Otherwise it's rather bland and boring. Not worth reading per se, unless for research purposes.


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Post Posted: Mon Mar 29, 2010 6:27 am 
 

mbassoc2003 wrote:Written by three English school kids IIRC. Has a dinky little dungeon in it, only 7-10 keyed encounters, much like the sort of thing you got in UK fanzines of the time. Otherwise it's rather bland and boring. Not worth reading per se, unless for research purposes.

Well, I found it quite interesting when I read it for the first time... in 1987!  :roll:  :P

  


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Post Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2010 4:19 pm 
 

I recall this book pretty well from when I had it in 84 ?. I also remember reading it 3 times or so and even at the age of 13 thinking it was fairly weak. As always for me the reading of the sample adventure was the 'best meat on the bone' so to speak. :)

  
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