People really seem to love Eberron. I know the basic aesthetic of the setting but have very little information beside that. What’s the one book to. DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, EBERRON, D&D, DUNGEON MASTER, d20, d20 System, WIZARDS OF THE COAST, Player’s Handbook, Dungeon Master’s Guide. What is the best Eberron Sourcebook? What is the worst sourcebook? I want to buy some material before its out of print. I prefer fluff above.

Author: Ninos Brazragore
Country: Serbia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 13 March 2006
Pages: 288
PDF File Size: 15.74 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.63 Mb
ISBN: 142-9-41502-736-8
Downloads: 10131
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Akigor

Although later entries would, with varying quality, give setting information about most of the campaign setting, only Sharn presented it with my desired level sourceboo, detail. Originally Posted by Comet. Eberron Player’s Guide is absolute rubbish, though. Races of Eberron is similar in that way, in that it gives a good look at how the people of Eberron would behave, this time on a racial basis rather than a national one.

Results 1 to 7 of 7. Although almost entirely setting information, with very few rules text, this book is my favorite because it’s a walking tour of the setting itself. Forge of War is pretty bad in some parts, and good in others.

I want to buy some 3. Will I be able to get away with it?

I echo this question because I’m trying to throw Eberron in as the background in a homebrew campaign. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Reset Fields Log in.

It reads a little too much like a dull history book, and it runs into a few too many problems and inconsistencies, such as characterizing Thrane’s armies as unorganized rabble without a ton of ranged support ignoring the fact that the Silver Flame’s favored weapon is the longbow Keith Baker can’t really denounce it, but he’s made it clear that it doesn’t match with his vision of Eberron. Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: Posted By Abstruse Thursday, 27th December, The 4E book didn’t go into nearly enough, not nearly enough detail.


If you are going to be in Sharn, get the City of Towers. City of Towers is also very good, as Sharn is usually central to at least part of a campaign set in Eberron and one of the more unique and interesting parts of the setting. All these books are indeed good, but they are poor introductions to the setting. Much of what is known about the continent’s History and the land itself is based on legend and conjecture, not always fact. The main reason I dislike this book, irrational though it may be, is because of one of the chapter illustrations.

It also introduces the new class artificer as well as updating the classic classes for the world of Eberron. Collection of Signature Quotes. I actually loved Secrets of Sarlona, there were more character archetypes than you can shake an 10′ pole at in that book. Magic of Eberron is mostly crunch, and most of it is weird ‘n’ wacky stuff. I prefer fluff above crunch. Tuesday, 22nd December, All times are GMT What is the worst sourcebook?

Another cool feature of Xen’drik is The Travellers Curse. Overall, I enjoyed the majority of the Eberron books I own them all except for Dragons of Eberronthough some of them are really just collections of articles and DM aids. P That said, the best ones are the core book obviouslyas well as Sharn: I know the basic aesthetic of the setting but have very little information beside that.

Conversions for other systems: Avatar made by Strawberries!

[Eberron] Best Sourcebook?

Submit a new text post. Races of Eberron isn’t properly an Eberron book, despite the title; I don’t count it. The Five Nations book is good for general main country lore. Here’s something of a review I posted over at the Necro forums many moons ago.


Shattered Lands Dark Sun: Five Nations is fluffy, but not eberfon exciting.

Originally Posted by Mr Beer. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet.

Eberron Campaign Setting (book)

Originally Posted by root. Only two major towns exist, and one is basically “off limits” to the Eberon anyway. Secrets of Xen’Drik and City of Stormreach are both really good sourcebooks for that part of the setting but they also contain some background for things happening elsewhere in the world. Races of Eberron is great, but mostly crunch.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ancient Xen’drik had an advanced level of magic and society that modern day Eberron has not been able to approach. Join Date Mar Posts Discord Chat Join in more real-time discussion here.

List of Eberron modules and sourcebooks – Wikipedia

The time now is Usage of this site, including but not limited to making or editing a post or private message or the creation of an account, constitutes acceptance of the Forum Rules. There are also sections devoted to magical and psionic locations e. If the Dragonmarked Houses are going to feature promiently then grab Dragonmarked.

Articles lacking reliable references from May All articles lacking reliable references All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from March There are also random “shifting zones”.