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The Treasure Vaults of Zadabad [Swords & Wizardry]

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Now compatible with the Swords & Wizardry rules, with new maps, illustrations, and content.

Hot wind snaps the black sails of the Soulcatcher as an eager voice calls from the crow’s nest, “Land ho!”

Ahead lies the island of Kalmatta, your destination, home to plague colonies, marooned pirates, madmen and secrets no mortal mind was meant to uncover. It is also the location of the ruined city of Zadabad and its famed treasure vaults.

Whether fortunate or ill-fated, you have in your possession the Rod of the Crescent Moon, a relic of dead religions and forgotten kingdoms. It is also the key to unlocking the vaults. But finding the lost city is a challenge many have accepted, but none have survived. Fetid swamps, harsh jungles and unforgiving mountains hide your prize.

How far will you travel and how much will you risk to uncover the treasure vaults of Zadabad?

This 64-page island-crawl will provide many hours of gaming, and is an ideal location to begin your next campaign.


  • Simple rules for exploring the island
  • Random treasure table with common and rare items
  • Appendix of new monsters (30+!)
  • Appendix of unique magic items (11!)
  • 3 detailed tombs to randomly discover and plunder
  • 19 fixed encounters, including the ruins of Zadabad and its fabled vaults
  • 7 maps
  • 5 original pieces of art by illustrator Todd McGowan
  • Over 25,000 words of content

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Brian S November 13, 2021 12:28 am UTC
Is there any way of getting a print version?
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Jason W June 08, 2020 3:59 pm UTC
I just purchased this. The colour cover page is missing. Is there any possibility of having it added to the pdf?
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Carl B June 08, 2020 4:22 pm UTC
I've uploaded a new version that contains the front and back covers. Sorry! I think my original intent was to upload the covers separately, and just never got around to it. Enjoy!
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Chaotic G April 02, 2018 10:15 pm UTC
Is there any way we could get the front and back covers of the PDF?
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Dirk R June 13, 2016 8:40 am UTC
Will this one be available in print as well?
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Carl B June 13, 2016 12:57 pm UTC
I need to order the proof and get this approved by OBS, but yes, it'll be available here at some point.
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Christopher V March 10, 2017 5:49 am UTC
What's the status on the print version?
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Daniel S September 29, 2017 11:51 am UTC
Any news on the POD?
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June 08, 2020
This title was added to our catalog on June 08, 2016.