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100 Oddities for a Wizard's Library


Welcome to “100 Oddities for a Wizard’s Library,” a universal sourcebook designed to help you add compelling and imaginative details to your scenarios! Oddities may clutter a shelf or lie forgotten in a corner, but they are not defined by where they are so much as what they are, and are unusual by their very nature. A dead Rat in the basement of an abandoned building is not an oddity, for example, but that same dead Rat with its eyes sewn shut is. 

This 24-page system-free supplement includes an introduction with tips on how to use it in your scenarios; a dozen custom illustrations; aa large, two-page floor plan of a Wizard’s Library; and a Random Tome Generator. 

Oddities are intended to aid storyteller creativity and turn possibly bland areas or gaming episodes into something more. The goal of this publication and the others in this series is to make things more fun and to take your imagination in directions it might not otherwise have gone. 

Volumes in this popular and bestselling series include 100 Oddities for a Chaotic Mutation100 Oddities for a Creepy Old House100 Oddities for a Dungeon100 Oddities for a Found Car100 Oddities for an Enchanted Forest100 Oddities for an Egyptian Tomb100 Oddities for a Graveyard100 Oddities for a Pilgrimage Trail100 Oddities for a Sewer100 Oddities for a Thieves’ Guild100 Oddities for a Treasure Horde100 Oddities for a Viking Encounter100 Oddities for a Wasteland100 Oddities for a Wizard’s Library, and 100 Oddities for a Wizard’s Tower

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Stephen K March 05, 2023 1:34 am UTC
For some reason, this title appears in my library as "Cards & Quests: An Innovative Fantasy Role-Playing Game".
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Richard L February 15, 2023 12:27 pm UTC
These lists are always pretty great, but an update almost 3 years later? Time to reprint... thanks for the quality products, I have a looseleaf full of these that I use.
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Curt S March 09, 2019 8:07 pm UTC
The preview is useless. It should show the table of contents, or at least a sample entry.
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~ Skirmisher Publishing ~ March 09, 2019 9:04 pm UTC
Thanks for your constructive comment and the positive tone you chose to use for it! We have checked the settings for the preview and they look OK to us at this point. Try refreshing this page or viewing it with a different browser if you continue to experience issues viewing the preview for this title, which includes its introduction and the first page from its listing of oddities.
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Curt S March 10, 2019 7:24 pm UTC
I see more of the problem. The contents seem to be in the Quick Preview. I can't tell; it is too small for me to read!

The full-sized preview only shows the first 2 pages which are basically just title pages.

No, refreshing the page didn't help!
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Jesse H April 12, 2019 1:16 am UTC
Looks like the publisher fixed it by including a page of example entries in the full-size preview.
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Curt S April 15, 2019 9:49 pm UTC
So he has.
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Rick U March 11, 2018 2:37 am UTC
This is amazing, I love it. Very creative and inventive. One thing is though, on Google Chrome on the tab the title is "Oddities_Thieves_Guild" instead, so I'm guessing you used the same template and forgot to change it.
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This title was added to our catalog on September 19, 2012.