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How Does One Measure a Hero?

By His Enemies.


Within these pages, you will find over 150 creatures for your Monsters & Magic heroes to face, ranging from the mundane - bears, wolves, and sharks - to the truly monstrous - demons, titans, and dragons.

But these are not simply stacks of hit points for you to whittle down.  The creatures within are presented with motivations, social actions, and personality.  Your players can try to strike a deal with a goblin trader, negotiate with a centaur tribe, frolic with fauns, or look for a way to lay an unfortunate shade to rest.

Further, twenty-four creatures are presented for use as familiars and animals companions for your PCs, and seven new PC races added to those already available in the core Monsters & Magic rules.

But don't take our word for it!  Here's what Sarah Newton, creator of Monsters & Magic, has to say:

"The Collectanea Creaturae sparks with ideas and creativity, a true OSR gem - a pick-up book of foes and allies for your Monsters & Magic game, but also something deeper, with hooks and ideas for adventures and encounters everywhere."

 
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Shawn G May 15, 2017 4:09 pm UTC
Does it have "Mooks", "Supporting" and "Masters" for each creature?
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Jeremy H May 05, 2014 2:14 am UTC
Looks like promising content but thin on art. Can anyone comment?
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Gianni V May 05, 2014 9:11 pm UTC
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Hi! This is Travis from Ebon Gryphon Games. In the monster section, we have art for 56 of our creatures. The races section has two pieces, and the animal companions five pieces. That's not counting the frontispiece or logo in the interior.

Since this is our first product, we didn't have any established relationships with artists, which left us scrambling a bit. We hope for a higher art density in future projects, but this one does have about one illustration for every three pages.

You can see some more samples of our art in our Facebook gallery: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1423041674593455.1073741828.1422441181320171&type=3
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April 19, 2014
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