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Cugel's Compendium of Indispensable Advantages


The first supplement for the Dying Earth RPG, and full of useful advice for non-Dying Earth swindlers and ne'er-do-wells.

For sound commerical reasons, we have made this supplement indispensable to both players and Game Moderators alike. A mere sample of this supplements contents offers proof:

A new power, the Tweak:
Procure advantage in specific situations. Negate a blunder with "Forgive my companion, who was dropped at birth."
Persuade your mount to obey with "There's turnips in it for you"

Arcane magical items and intriguing equipment:
The cornucopia of discreditable secrets, Distracting Baubles, The Diamonds That were Kathakl Thark Spring-Heel boots and three-dozen other practical adjuncts.

24 clever Cantraps

and other essentials:
learn to negotiate to your advantage, dress outrageously with the Random Costume Generator and line your pockets with guaranteed confidence tricks.

  • For all adventurers, especially those of Cugel-level
  • Effervescent wit of famed authors
  • Confidence Swindles
  • Stratagems for negotiation
  • Art by the extraordinary Ralph Horlsey

Small print: Some contents may, in sharply limited circumstances, prove dispensable.

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November 1st, 2004
While a nice and tight product with plenty of the clever writing that is the hallmark of Dying Earth products, Cugel's Compendium is not "Indispensable." It's a good read and a helpful product, but not a necessity.<br><br><b&gt [...]
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