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The Oldskull Bestiary Project:

A Compendium of Beneficent and Malevolent Entities

The Oldskull Bestiary mini-volumes feature deep research into folklore, myth, legendry, and other archives within the public domain, in order to provide Game Masters with unique portrayals of monsters and entities for use in old school fantasy role-playing. Whenever you want to add more authentic depth to your monster lore, the Oldskull Bestiary supplements are here to serve you.

Under the corporate-free auspices of the Oldskull Bestiary independent research endeavor, we delve deeper into literature to cite original sources, demonstrating prior art, the power of myth, and the enduring resonance of the human imagination. This project aims to prove that the game’s monsters belong to the shared treasury of human imaginings, rather than to any one company’s coffers.

This volume features the Bears of Oldskull, delving into mysteries of the Bear Spirit, the Bjornhammar Dwarves, the Bear Clan of the Berserkers, the Blood Ritual of the Arctophylax, and more.

In this tome you will find fully refined and unified monster statistics that are compliant with Holmes and Moldvay Basic as well as the Gygaxian Advanced system, along with OLDSKULL SWORDS & SORCERY, Book One: Adventurers. This mini-volume also serves as a preview of the forthcoming OS&S Book Two: Monsters compendium. The Oldskull Bestiary volumes encompass each of the game’s the classic monsters with greater depth, variety, and playability, focusing on one monster type per volume. Another proud release from Kent David Kelly and Wonderland Imprints, Only the Finest Works of Fantasy.

To view the entire library of available titles for Castle Oldskull, Hawk & Moor, Old School Essentials compatible supplements, and more, please visit Kent David Kelly's Wonderland Imprints publisher page.

Disclaimer: This product contains assets that were procedurally generated with the aid of creative software powered by machine learning.

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