Arabian Adventures (AL-QADIM) [Jeff Grubb, Andria Hayday] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Magic carpets, ghoulish vixens, genies. Arabian Adventures is an expansion for 2nd edition AD&D. It covers new rules and atmosphere for running an Arabian campaign. The specific campaign area. References Edit. ↑ Shannon Appelcline. Al-Qadim: Arabian Adventures (2e). Dungeon Masters Guild. Retrieved on

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Arabian Adventures Al Qadim Ad&d 2nd Edition

Though pretty, it lacks a distinctive writing style and sense of atmosphere. The Al-Qadim rulebook’s gold page borders, elegant endpapers, and six full color plates made a striking impression. Dragonlance Forgotten Realms Greyhawk Ravenloft.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Would you want an Arabian role-playing campaign that didn’t include them?

The Genie’s Curse Birthright: Arabian Adventures Galore” in Dragon Magazine This page was last edited on 25 Mayat We must presume that developing a fantasy equivalent of Allah would offend Muslims, whereas compromising Islamic culture with a polytheistic hodgepodge is just fine.


Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. This lack was remedied, in part, only in earlyin Gregory W. But what of that?

Al-Qadim: Arabian Adventures – Wikipedia

Retrieved from ” https: Each kit includes benefits, hindrances, and discussion of the kit’s societal role in the desert of Zakharathe Land of Advdntures. Shattered Lands Dark Sun: Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Original and ingeniously balanced, the aabian class gains its greatest appeal from the role-playing opportunities inherent in negotiating with a genie or a dimwitted familiar. Yet for all their beauty, these pages only rarely describe the elements of Arabian adventures—the causes that assassins die for, the bargains that genies make, ambitions and aspirations of PCs, and the conventions of Arabian folktales.

Wake of the Ravager Dark Sun Online: European translators introduced both Ali Baba and Aladdin as spurious additions to the Nights, back in the s. Views Read Edit View history.

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Pages to import images to Wikidata. Detwiler’s excellent article “Campaign Journal: Just as important, the Al-Qadim line marked the first time TSR used one artist for interior illustration throughout a arabin line: The most creative of these, the signature class of the Al-Qadim world, remains the sha’ir, the wizard who gets his magic by adventurs a genie or elemental familiar to fetch spells.

There is no attempt at all to describe what you actually do in an Al-Qadim campaign: Dark Sun Dark Sun: It’s hard enough justifying elves and dwarves in this setting, and there’s a worse lack.

Arabian Adventures offers over 40 pages adventured player character kitsincluding the sha’irbarber-thieves, beggar-thieves, and other rogues, as well as other characteristically Arabian roles such as merchants, moralistic priests, hakimas wise womenmystics, mamluks, corsairs, and elemental wizards.