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From the darkest corners, from the deepest pools and from dungeons thought only to exist in nightmares come the Fighting Fantasy monsters – the downfall of many a brave warrior. Two hundred and fifty of these loathsome creatures from the wild and dangerous worlds of Fighting Fantasy are collected here. 

This book contains 250 monsters, both classic and strange, to challenge any hero.  Dragons, Goblins and Trolls are here, as you would expect, but so are Garks, Rhinomen and Jib-Jibs...

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Ivan S December 20, 2019 1:03 am UTC
FYI to the publisher, in both this and the other two monster books, the word "Orc" is frequently appearing as "Ore" which looks like it may have been auto-correct messing with you.

When you get to updating the PDF's, you may wish to do a search for the word "ore" and fix those up :)
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Nathanial P August 11, 2019 12:34 am UTC
I owned this book as a kid and I notice the original included full color artworks that were in the middle are missing. Is this intentional? any way to get those pictures they were very good.
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Graham B August 12, 2019 3:24 pm UTC
We didn't include them in the reprint because to do so would add a lot to the printing costs as the whole book would be considered colour. It may be possible at some time to add those to the book...
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Wei Jen S March 05, 2019 3:56 pm UTC
Is there any way to purchase this as a PDF only?
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Graham B March 05, 2019 6:25 pm UTC
That error should be fixed now...
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Diego B December 04, 2018 12:16 pm UTC
What are the differences between this bestiary and "Beyond the Pit"?
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Graham B December 04, 2018 5:25 pm UTC
This book was first published in 1984 or so, and is reprinted now. This covers monsters from the first 7 or 8 Fighting Fantasy books, but does not include the latest AFF2e stats such as "Weapon", "Armour" etc. These are however given in AFF2e.
Beyond the Pit covers another 250 monsters from later FF Gamebooks and does include them in AFF2e format. They both use original art and are both damn good reads!
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Diego B December 04, 2018 7:12 pm UTC
Thank you Graham!
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Graham B August 04, 2016 5:00 pm UTC
It is a direct reprint. We weren't allowed to change anything other than the cover...
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Daniel C August 04, 2016 3:00 pm UTC
Hi all, is this just a reprint of the old Out of the Pit or does it have the new AFF 2e rules?
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Mark T July 17, 2016 2:37 am UTC
Is Beyond the Pit coming as a PDF?
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Todor P July 15, 2016 9:56 am UTC
Godspeed with the PoD!
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