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Master Andreas, the world's foremost adventurer and scholar, has vanished. One of his apprentices has compiled this 44-page manuscript of notes and materials to guide you to the many places in the world where he might be. Can you unravel the Mystery of the Shattered World?

This is a sandbox setting for a new fantasy world that's ideal for adventuring. Three growing empires struggle for dominance in a world blasted into small islands, where magic doesn't work on the high seas and lawlessness is the rule.

This book includes:

  • A history of the world, from the Time of Chains through the War of Claw and Fire to the Clash of the Three Kingdoms.
  • 7 political and social factions
  • 11 cities and other locations
  • 20 NPCs
  • 11 monsters
  • An encyclopedia of common terms, equipment, food, drink, poisons, and antidotes

Moreover, this book is designed to inspire you with new ideas. Looking for a new twist on kobolds or bugbears? Need a shadowy criminal faction? Look here.

The Mystery of the Shattered World was designed by Brent P. Newhall of The Whispering Road and Dungeon Delvers, and edited by Jim "T.W. Wombat" White. It is a companion piece to the Monsters of the Shattered World podcast on the Troll in the Corner Podcast Network.

 
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SET004
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