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Monster Manual (Dungeons & Dragons)

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Very Good in Illustrated Boards; 4to; Hard Cover; 224 pages; Color Illustrations; Wizards of the Coast, Inc.; 2000; First Printing; Rubbing to edges of boards and to foot of spine; Corners bumped; Text unmarked, but smells of smoke.
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published October 1st 2000 by Wizards of the Coast (first published 2000)
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For new players this might seem like the best thing ever. I have to admit I had some reservations about going from 2E to 3E with my players but they were all dying for it so away we go!
I suspect this review will be of more use to veteran types than novice types, as the latter have no comparison, but here goes:


(1) ARMOR CLASS: a variety of factors are now used to determine AC; the dexterity of very quick creatures; the toughness of the hide; the size of the creature. S
Sep 08, 2016 S.H.I.E.L.D. rated it it was amazing
me gusto por todos los monstruos para DYD que contiene para las aventuras
Sep 08, 2016 FLASH52 rated it really liked it
es muy entretenido por todos los monstruos que tiene
Mark Austin
May 14, 2016 Mark Austin rated it it was ok
- Most books with this rating I never finish and so don't make this list. This one I probably started speed-reading to get it over with.
- Average. Wasn't terrible, but not a lot to recommend it. Probably skimmed parts of it.
- Decent. A few good ideas, well-written passages, interesting characters, or the like.
- Good. This one had parts that inspired me, impressed me, made me laugh out loud, made me think - it got positive reactions and most of the rest of it was pretty decent too.
- Amazing.
Ricky Nuriadi
Apr 03, 2008 Ricky Nuriadi rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: All RPG lovers
Shelves: dnd-literatures
The perfect guide for D&D monsters, excellent dragons illustrations and explanations on lich and wereforms...
But despite great illustrations, there seemed like not enough illustrations in this book... loved the illustrations made by nickname W.A.R.
Mike (the Paladin)
Mar 08, 2010 Mike (the Paladin) rated it liked it
I'm not really found of the 3rd edition of D&D, but the Monster manual in each edition can be used for ideas and the creatures can be adapted for use in the other systems, so I kept this even though i intend to use 2nd edition in the future.
Oct 11, 2007 Cimuchowski rated it liked it
Shelves: fantasy
A good book on monsters, but nothing that overly original. They should have gotten more then one artist to illustrate the monsters too.
May 31, 2007 Nika rated it it was amazing
Shelves: roleplaying
More like a referenace book and their are many versions of manuals...I think this is the one we have.
Oct 01, 2011 Prathamesh rated it it was ok
If you love writing or drawing mythical creatures this is a great source for inspiration.
Apr 12, 2016 Dustin rated it really liked it
Shelves: game-book
As far as D&D books go it's one of the few that I've kept.
Abraham Ray
Mar 13, 2012 Abraham Ray rated it it was amazing
great monster book for dnd 3.0 ed.
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