IN DEVELOPMENT: Old-School Essentials Advanced Fantasy Box Set

IN DEVELOPMENT: Old-School Essentials Advanced Fantasy Box Set

Deluxe box set of 4 hardcover books.

Publication date: Kickstarter being planned for late 2021.

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Author: Gavin Norman, Cover artist: Peter Mullen

Advanced Expansion Set

The 4 books in this box set expand the Old-School Essentials Classic Fantasy game with loads of extras inspired by the 1970s Advanced 1st Edition rules:

  • 15 new classes: acrobat, assassin, barbarian, bard, druid, illusionist, knight, paladin, ranger, drow, duergar, gnome, half-elf, half-orc, svirfneblin.
  • Advanced options: optional rules to add extra depth to character creation, combat, and spell casting.
  • Over 100 new spells for bards, druids, gnomes, illusionists, and rangers.
  • 120 new monsters: mimics, piercers, shambling mounds, banshees, coffer corpses, terrible eyes, metallic dragons, liches, drow, deep ones, the terrifying tarrasque and many more classic Advanced era monsters! Includes complete encounter tables for dungeon levels 1–8+ and all types of wilderness terrain.
  • 150 new magic items: the apparatus of the crab, ioun stones, the deck of many things, dancing swords, holy avengers, and many more!
  • All new material is carefully designed to match the power levels of Old-School Essentials Classic Fantasy (and the classic Basic/Expert game).