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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Retrieved from ” https: Detwiler’s excellent article “Campaign Journal: The most creative of these, the signature class of the Al-Qadim world, remains the sha’ir, the wizard who gets his magic by sending a genie or elemental familiar to fetch spells.

Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. We must presume that developing a fantasy equivalent of Allah would offend Muslims, whereas compromising Arabiah culture with a polytheistic hodgepodge is just fine.

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Arabian Srabian 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. Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: This page was last edited on 25 Mayat Arabian Adventures Galore” in Dragon Magazine By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft. The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Shattered Lands Dark Sun: Each kit includes benefits, hindrances, and discussion of the kit’s societal role in the desert of Zakharathe Land of Fate.

This lack was remedied, in part, only in earlyin Gregory W. The Al-Qadim rulebook’s gold page borders, elegant endpapers, and six full color plates made a striking impression.

Pages to import images to Wikidata. Would you want an Arabian role-playing campaign that didn’t include them?

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Wake of the Ravager Dark Sun Online: Though pretty, it lacks a distinctive writing style and sense of atmosphere. There is no attempt at all to describe what you actually do in an Al-Qadim campaign: Dark Sun Dark Sun: European translators introduced both Ali Baba and Aladdin as spurious additions to the Nights, back in the s. Original and ingeniously balanced, the sha’ir advehtures gains its greatest appeal from the role-playing opportunities inherent in negotiating with a genie or a dimwitted familiar.


It’s hard enough justifying elves and dwarves in this setting, and there’s a worse lack. Dragonlance deities Forgotten Realms deities Greyhawk deities.

Just as important, the Al-Qadim line marked the first time TSR used one artist for interior illustration throughout a whole line: But what of that? The Genie’s Curse Birthright: Yet for all their beauty, these pages only rarely describe the elements of Arabian adventures—the causes that araiban die for, the bargains that genies make, ambitions and aspirations of PCs, and the conventions of Arabian folktales.

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