Publication:The Grand Duchy of Karameikos

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[  The Grand Duchy of Karameikos]
System: Dungeons and Dragons 1e
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Author: Aaron Allston 
Publisher: TSR 
Item Code: 9193 
Publication Date: 1987 
Format: Paperback 
Page Count: 64 
ISBN-10: 0-88038-391-7
Product Blurb
This is the first in a series - a completely new concept in gaming aids for the Dungeons & Dragons game system. Within these covers is a complete historical, economical, geographical, and sociological overview of the Grand Duchy of Karameikos. Entries on (and maps of) the major cities and towns, as well as biographical entries on the important figures in the Duchy, will aid the DM in preparing his own adventures as well as enrich the playing of published adventures.
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Contents Summary

The book describes the feudal nation of Karameikos, designed to be a good starting place for player characters. The book covers the history, politics, society, economy, and geography of Karameikos, plus rules for generating local characters and their knowledge of the land. The Grand Duchy of Karameikos features an extensive collection of detailed NPCs. The gazetteer includes maps and descriptions of several cities and villages, and a number of adventure scenario suggestions. This 64-page booklet describes the realm of Karameikos within the D&D world. After the introduction, the book is divided into two sections, the Gazetteer section, and the Adventure section. The Gazetteer describes some background information for the players, and details the history, politics, society, economy, and communities of Karameikos, as well as some characters and monsters that may be encountered there. The Adventure section features adventures characters appropriate to the Basic, Expert, Companion, and Master levels.

Publication History

GAZ1 The Grand Duchy of Karameikos was written by Aaron Allston, with a cover by Clyde Caldwell and interior illustrations by Stephen Fabian, and was published by TSR in 1987 as a 64-page booklet with a large color map and an outer folder.

Template:Publication Breadcrumb/1e Adventures

AuthorAaron Allston +
ISBN0-88038-391-7 +
Item Code9193 +
Media TypePaperback +
Module CodeGAZ1 +
Page Count64 +
Publication Date1987 +
PublisherTSR +
SystemDungeons and Dragons 1e +
TitleThe Grand Duchy of Karameikos +