Basic Set (Revised) (Basic D&D)

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Basic Set (Revised) (Basic D&D)
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Author: Frank Mentzer
Publisher: unknown. Please edit this page and add it. (add |publisher=)
Item Code: 1011
Release Date: 1983
Format: Boxed set
Page Count: 63 (players) + 48 (DM)
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Product Blurb:
"Your first step on the road to Adventure!"

This is a game that helps you imagine.

"As you whirl around, your sword ready, the huge red fire-breating dragon swoops TOWARDS you with a ROAR!"

See? You imagination woke up already. Now imagine: this game will probably be more FUN than any other game you've ever played!

The DUNGEONS & DRAGONS game is a way for us to imagine together - sort of like reading the same book, or dreaming the same dream. But it's a book that YOU can write, without putting a word on paper - just by playing the D&D game.

This New Popular Edition has been completely revised to include ONE-PLAYER GAMES as well as group games for Players and Dungeon Masters. YOU can start playing RIGHT AWAY!

This box contains all you need to start having FUN:

  • Programmed adventures for easy learning and HOURS of FUN
  • The PLAYER'S GUIDE for beginning characters - with simple and expert combat rules, magic spells, and role playing tips
  • The DUNGEON MASTER'S HANDBOOK - full of treasures, monsters, and dungeons
  • All the Dice you need - Six different kinds included, with marker crayon
This text is quoted from promotion material. Text and images are copyrighted by the original publisher.

The basic set includes the following classes:

Equipment for the basic set is a limited subset. It contains a small subset of weapons in game, which range from 1d4 to 1d10 damage. Armor ranges from none (AC9) to Plate (AC 3), with the option of a shield. There is a staff available as a magic item, but it is only usable by a cleric.

The guide covers character levels upto level 3. Further levels are included in Expert Set (Basic D&D) or Expert Set (Revised) (Basic D&D).

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