How useful would it be to buy the AD&D Dungeoneer’s Survival Guide and Wilderness Survival Guide? I am considering buying the two pdfs of. Find great deals for Wilderness Survival Guide TSR Ad&d Dungeons Dragons. Shop with confidence on eBay!. A new update to the Wilderness Survival Guide! In this version I’ve included a new optional rule for damaging and repairing pieces of.

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DSG also picked up on the 3D maps from Ravenloft. It’s got some great survjval locations and predates the hostile FR underdark takeover. It makes the wilderness more challenging, dangerous and exciting than almost any dungeon … Simply, the Wilderness Survival Guide is absolutely wilderrness.

You know, until the DM makes a ruling about, say, the value of a fur dropping if it’s not properly removed and cured; then the party’s Halfling Thief remembers that his secondary skill is furrier.

I found the WSG interesting and it certainly has a wealth of information on climate and terrain. The book also covers PC resources, such as: Should I buy these books, what can I expect from them? It’s like the art director handed out assignments and told them to come back tomorrow with finished pieces. Obviously this can either be tailored to race or campaign or you could just reroll results you find inappropriate to your setting or race, but most people don’t bother in my experience and just ignore their secondary skill if it turns out to be something they don’t care about.

Sunday, 10th December, Looking for a good wilderness-type adventure It goes into a great level of detail on subterranean adventuring similar to the WSG for above-ground, but for some reason the DSG felt less like a textbook and more like a gaming book.


Like a real sailor would have. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Last Jump to page: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Saturday, 6th December, The system presented is eminently usable and covers as do all the climatic bits the tropic, ad&f arctic, and everything in between.

Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft. On the one hand it’s nice to have a coherent set of things that a character can do and a measurement of how well he can do them.

Wilderness Survival Guide 2020 TSR Ad&d Dungeons Dragons

Need to know how a forest fire spreads? Kim Mohan states in the preface to the book that it is as&d his Journal.

Tuesday, 18th September, Another nod to the Wilderness Survival Guide. Reset Fields Log in. A secondary skill roll gave you a bit of character background.

Pages to import images to Wikidata All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from March Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: Much of the material in the book details the environment, about terrains, major wilderness hazards, and weather.

Even the art in this book felt rushed to me. It also has a sweet little section on running games in general a sort of precursor to the kind of material that is in Robin’s Laws of GMing and the 3e DMG2 that crystallised many vague concepts into solid advice.

The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: Join Date Jun Posts 2, Weather tables just don’t have a whole lot of appeal, for me, and I found the WSG pretty useless. The cover isn’t bad though.

To me it felt like I had just bought a large collection of weather tables, and I rarely ever referred back to the main text itself.

This page was last edited on 2 Julyat Join Date Sep Location brink of total screaming madness Posts 6, Good art needs time for inspiration even when it’s assigned a direction to go. Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. Everything else I had already seen from earlier or later products which is too bad because I like Kim Mohan.


I hope I used the right category description, as the books in question are of the gudie category, but note that I would likely use this information for d20 games. Its details on weather and survival are really aad&d unmatched, as far ar&d I know. Otherwise I just assume, within reason, that if you can do it so can your character.

Ramblings of a Great Khan: Wilderness Survival Guide Review

The Dungeoneers’ is a good read for campaign ideas and you might decide to take up some of the skills for 3e. Results 1 to 10 of Much of the stuff in the DSG was reworked and expanded in the excellent 2e book Campaign Sourcebook and Catacomb Guideso if you have that there is less value to the DSG, but it gets my vote nevertheless. The Genie’s Curse Birthright: Posting Quick Reply – Please Wait. Some conversion of the information within the books [to d20] would be necessary, of course, but is the basic information in it useful, realistic, easily adaptable, etc?

In a word- boring. Need to know the number of daylight hour depending on your latitude? My underdark is the DSG sample underdark. Wake of the Ravager Dark Sun Online: Dragonlance deities Forgotten Iwlderness deities Greyhawk deities.