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The Big Book of Horrors

Compatible with D&D 5th Edition (OGL) Ruleset

The direct follow-up to the bestselling Big Book of Backgrounds

Are you running a Halloween-themed campaign that needs someone
to combat hordes of the undead? Maybe you need a Grave Warden in
your party.

Perhaps you just feel like rolling up a good old-fashioned, half-vampire
priest of a god of terror? The Big Book of Horrors has you
covered on all fronts, no matter your macabre needs.

This book contains eight new character backgrounds, one new playable
race, and twelve new subclasses (one for each core class). All of
these options are steeped in horror and built entirely with the intent of
delivering frightful flavor to your characters.

Terrifying Races
Dhampir (half-vampire)

Horrific Subclasses
Barbarian - Path of the Eldritch Abomination
Bard - College of Dread
Cleric - Fear Domain
Druid - Circle of Midnight
Fighter - Martial Archetype: Silhouette
Monk - Way of Thirsting Wings
Paladin - Oath of the Lantern
Ranger - Grave Warden
Rogue - Roguish Archetype: Crypt Delver
Sorcerer - Sorcerous Origin: Lycanthrope
Warlock - Otherworldly Patron: The Coven
Wizard - Arcane Tradition: Blood Magic

Frightful Backgrounds
Cured Lycanthrope
Grave Robber
Horror Survivor
Liberated Thrall
Paranormal Investigator

12 Pre-generated Characters
4 Blank original horror themed stylized Charactersheets - to cut out and give to your players!

Try our FREE SAMPLES before purchasing!

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The Big Book of Backgrounds


43 unique, flavorful and balanced backgrounds for your D&D 5th Edition characters.

Also available in softcover premium print


Free Backgrounds



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Jarrod V October 13, 2019 4:22 am UTC
An excellent addition to the 'Big Book' series! I've always wanted to play in a horror-themed campaign and this is the perfect supplement to shove in front of my DM. Very well written with strong, emotive language. The sub classes are well crafted and balanced, the new race is really interesting... I can't praise this enough and will definitely be keeping an eye on Cody Faulk and his future releases!!
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Cody F October 13, 2019 12:14 pm UTC
That's very kind of you. Thank you!
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Christopher J October 11, 2019 3:35 pm UTC
Cody Faulk is one of the better indie 5e writers out there. Love his stuff, always look forward to it.
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Cody F October 12, 2019 3:31 pm UTC
I really appreciate you saying that. Thank you!
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