H es eae a ee i, plla imo elite ans a lg 5 eta ca a book of exalted dffds jonrs writ, cunisronnten praxrss, dareix draper bye 00 p r currstopher perkins development team anpy coutiss, eb sranx, james wrart destgn contributors jess drexer, enix moxa st sr mrewere canin, gyennouen rm, kestnet managing. For an indepth analysis of goodness and how to play it, refer to chapter 1. The book of exalted deeds is a 192page sourcebook, for mature audiences wishing to enhance any campaign, for use with dungeons and dragons 3. The character may also be placed in a position to retaliate. Previously owned this book has been very lightly used and appears to still be in fine condition. The interesting thing is that a character who has sworn themselves to a life of peace can still rip off the heads of warforged and necropolitans.
Book of exalted deeds is intended for our adult audience. The year is 2003 and wotc has just come out with 3. Casting about for things to do that arent too similar to reprints of 3e material that came out nine months earlier, they notice that the book of. However with this mature line accessory, the book of exalted deeds is decidedly reactionary to the games previous vile entry. Anointed knights are often individuals that start down the path of wizardry, only to find that it is not for them. Animated series handbook xxx arms and equipment guide yeah, i know its 3. Of course to get the benefits of the book, one must be attuned to it and read it. The character places themselves in the path of an attack, taking the attack in place of the intended target. Phieran is possibly an aspect of ilmater of the faerunian pantheon. Common wisdom dictates that the prestige classes in the book of exalted deeds are the best part of the book.
Got my hands on one last night, and, since i dont see anything about it, i figured that id hop in and blab a bit. But seriously, both those came out well into the splat book era of 3. Other than the sword coast adventurers guide and volos they have limited themselves to the core 3 and campaigns. It is the good counterpart of the book of vile darkness. The book of exalted deeds also provides descriptions and statistics for a host of creatures. This book opens with a discussion of the motives of good.
They sometimes continue to fight for the cause of solinari, because even though they are themselves only dabblers, they still understand magic better than most other people on krynn. The cloak sheds light as a torch, renders the wearer impervious to nonmagical weapon attacks, and transforms any nonmagical weapon or missile that strikes the wearer into harmless light, destroying it. Wizards of the coast the book of exalted deeds faces a tough test if it wants to provide 192 pages of worthwhile resources for players who want to do more than just slap good in for their alignment and then act like neutral party members. As soon as the book is read, it vanishes to some other corner of the multiverse, where its moral guidance can bring light to a darkened world. The book of exalted deeds is for players who arent satisfied by slapping a good alignment. Book of exalted deeds forgotten realms wiki fandom. By request, im doing an ossr of the book of exalted deeds. Casting about for things to do that arent too similar to reprints of 3e material that came out nine months earlier, they notice that the book of vile darkness was surprisingly popular. The interesting thing is that a character who has sworn themselves to a life of peace can still rip off the heads. So the description for the book of exalted deeds states the following. Book of exalted deeds fantasy games tsr company games. Book of exalted deeds card game database wiki fandom. Over 20 prestige classes are presented, of which two are 3 level prcs, one is a 5 level, and the remainder cover a full 10 levels.
Published by wizards of the coast 2003 isbn 07869361 condition fine. Exalted 3rd edition basics and character creation duration. There is an obvious parallel between this book and its predecessor, the book of vile darkness. It provides supplementary game material for campaigns involving characters of good alignment. Book of exalted deeds spells world walker chronicles wiki. To use this supplement, a dungeon master also needs the players handbook, dungeon masters guide, and monster manual.
Good has been given power, real power, and is now just as capable as evil of showering benefits on its devotees, though at no less cost to those devotees. Enhancing your game book of exalted deeds dragonlance nexus. Book of exalted deeds classes world walker chronicles wiki. The book of exalted deeds is an optional sourcebook for the 3. Both are named after minor artifacts detailed in the dungeon masters guide,artifacts that define the sharp polarity between the most abhorrent pits of. Wotc seems to be purposely avoiding the publishing strategy of 4th and 3rd ed. H es eae a ee i, plla imo elite ans a lg 5 eta ca a book of exalted dffds jonrs writ, cunisronnten praxrss, dareix draper bye 00 p r currstopher perkins development team anpy coutiss, eb sranx, james wrart destgn contributors jess drexer, enix moxa st sr mrewere canin, gyennouen rm, kestnet managing editor bre mcquay des 1g ni man. The book of exalted deeds also provides descriptions and statistics for a host of creatures and celestial paragons to ally with virtuous characters. About how bad is it i find the book of exalted deeds and book of vile darkness to be awful, but thats because i think they are hamfisted attempts to explore morality in the most puerile ways imaginable.
Armed with the book of exalted deeds, players can now bring their characters, the heroes of the campaign, to great new heights of valor and righteousness. Equinals stand just shy of 8 feet tall, but their chests are like barrels and they weigh 600 pounds or more. The book was written by monte cook and published by wizards of the coast in october 2002. Included are new exalted feats, prestige classes, races, spells, magic items, and descriptions and statistics for a host of creatures and celestial paragons to ally with virtuous characters.
Within the game, there is also a powerful magical artifact of the same name. In contrast to thoroughly vile villains, heroes are called upon to perform truly exalted deeds. Originally lead by duchess callisto, she was replaced in the book of exalted deeds the races first reappearance in 3rd edition by bharrai, the great bear. They are strong, boisterous, and generally goodnatured champions of good. This page contains printable pdf reference sheets for dungeons and dragons 3. There are now supplementary sheets for the spells found in the book of exalted deeds and the book of vile darkness. About how bad is it i find the book of exalted deeds and book of vile darkness to be awful, but thats because i think they are hamfisted attempts to. Within the game, it is also the name of a powerful magical artifact. This draping black cloak turns into a sparkling mantle of tiny, cascading stars when worn. Review of book of exalted deeds rpgnet d20 rpg game index. Apostle of peace 1, cleric 1, celestial 1, exalted arcanist 1, joy 1, slayer of domiel 1 components. An 18 foot tall, near maxlevel wizard with godlike intelligence and a bevvy of other powers that make her challenge rating 28.1349 1128 253 896 1335 370 948 1110 555 978 583 435 1411 872 1357 1240 1227 631 1387 346 1286 1555 1348 1131 1186 1146 39 851 1555 937 373 181 624 795 727 638 211 775 429 416 201 477 46 468