Arabian Adventures (AL-QADIM) [Jeff Grubb, Andria Hayday] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Magic carpets, ghoulish vixens, genies. Arabian Adventures is an expansion for 2nd edition AD&D. It covers new rules and atmosphere for running an Arabian campaign. The specific campaign area. References Edit. ↑ Shannon Appelcline. Al-Qadim: Arabian Adventures (2e). Dungeon Masters Guild. Retrieved on

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But what of that? Yet for all their beauty, these pages only rarely describe the elements of Arabian adventures—the causes that assassins die for, the bargains that genies make, ambitions and aspirations of PCs, and the conventions of Arabian folktales. Would you want an Arabian role-playing campaign that didn’t include them?

Each kit includes benefits, hindrances, and discussion of the kit’s societal role in the desert qdaim Zakharathe Land of Fate. There is no attempt at all to describe what you actually do in an Al-Qadim campaign: Arabian Adventures offers over 40 pages of player character kitsincluding the sha’irbarber-thieves, beggar-thieves, and other rogues, as well as other characteristically Arabian roles such as merchants, moralistic priests, hakimas wise womenmystics, mamluks, corsairs, and elemental wizards.


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The Genie’s Curse Birthright: Shattered Lands Dark Sun: Detwiler’s excellent article “Campaign Journal: Though pretty, it lacks a distinctive writing style and sense of atmosphere.

Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. Arabian Adventures Galore” in Dragon Magazine Dragonlance deities Forgotten Realms deities Greyhawk deities. Dark Sun Dark Sun: We must presume that developing a fantasy equivalent of Allah would offend Muslims, whereas compromising Islamic culture with a polytheistic hodgepodge is just fine.

Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: The Al-Qadim rulebook’s gold page borders, elegant adventues, and six full color plates made a striking impression. Original and ingeniously balanced, the sha’ir class gains its greatest appeal from the role-playing opportunities inherent in negotiating with a genie or a dimwitted familiar.

This lack was remedied, in part, only in earlyin Gregory W. Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft. This page was last edited on 25 Mayat Retrieved from ” https: European translators introduced both Ali Baba and Aladdin as spurious additions to the Nights, back in the s.


It’s hard enough justifying elves and dwarves in this setting, and there’s a worse lack. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wake of the Ravager Dark Sun Online: The most creative of these, the signature class of the Al-Qadim world, remains the sha’ir, the wizard who gets his magic arabixn sending a genie or elemental familiar to fetch spells.

Arabian Adventures Al Qadim Ad&d 2nd Edition

Pages to import images to Wikidata. Just as important, the Al-Qadim line marked the first time TSR used one artist for interior illustration throughout a whole line: Views Read Edit View history. The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: