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Liber Arcanum

The Book of Secrets, a treasure trove of new spells and patrons for Wizards and Elves. This compendium of lost arcane lore is compatible with Dungeon Crawl Classics and is intended as an aid for the busy Storyteller.

Inside you will find: several new banes and powers for magic weapons, 40 pre-generated magic weapons, 6 new patrons, 46 new spells, and a plethora of new ideas to inspire and terrify your players.  You will find options to tweak and customize the nature of magic and how it works in your gaming environment as well as new item creation spells, the rules for spells of greater than fifth level...and much, much more. 

All just waiting for your players to stumble upon the moldering remains of the Book of Secrets.

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Emil H March 09, 2022 2:47 pm UTC
Why does the standard color book cost more than the B&W version? Is it an error?
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September 25, 2018 2:31 am UTC
(I bought this in softcover from Goodman Games).

It shows a lot of effort and interest, but the tone is kind of off. There are a number of spells with somewhat dull effects, and a lot of "Magic Weapon +1" etc.

In many ways it smells more like 1980s Basic D&D than Dungeon Crawl Classics. I don't really intend to use much of it in my campaign.
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Daniel H May 18, 2018 4:04 am UTC
Is there any way to get this in hardcover?
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Raymond W May 23, 2017 2:19 am UTC
I recently purchased the PDF, but when I open it from my home PC, I'm getting 302 blank pages with the title showing "E ,& ™©˘ñ Ó³Ú›RYE©}=Ð è+Ð0 nkÌ". Any idea how to fix this?
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Richard H February 12, 2018 9:30 pm UTC
i'd contact drivethru about this if i were you
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Derek H July 20, 2015 12:03 pm UTC
Who did the art on page 38 and does it have a name?
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Kenneth S February 27, 2015 3:23 am UTC
I'm not sure why this book needs to be 300+ Mb... the main DCC book is 480 pages, chock full of art and only 110 Mb.
Hopefully there'll be an update to something a bit more lean and mean.
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Jeff R April 11, 2015 2:44 am UTC
Thanks for the feedback. We'll look into file compression for the future.
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Oliver K July 09, 2015 11:16 am UTC
Hi there.

Depending on the desktop publishing application you use, it might simply be the DPI setting for exporting images. DPI as low as 75dpi for on-screen viewing are not uncommon, and images tend to dominate the size of a PDF. If you use the same PDF for print and screen that would usually be the cause, as print versions demand 300dpi and therefore increase the file size accordingly.
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Matthew K January 03, 2015 5:25 pm UTC
Shouldn't this be listed under the Dungeon Crawl Classics Rule System, not Storyteller/Storytelling?
I often look up stuff only by rule system on this site (especially for completing my DCC collection) and would have missed this if not seen it talked about on the forums at the Goodman Games site.
I'm sure others shop that way as well, you may wish to change the Rule System to increase awareness of this title.
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Jeff R April 11, 2015 2:45 am UTC
Thank you for pointing this out. I believe we have fixed the entry. Way to stomp the mistakes!
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