I don’t entirely know how well the Oriental Adventures classes have aged is way out of whack and remains so, even worse than core D&D. Product Blurb: Silk, Steel, and Magic. Oriental Adventures introduces the infinite worlds of fantastic Asia to the Dungeons & Dragons game. In these pages, you’ll . This is Edition material. It is possible that there is more recent Edition version.» Classes» Oriental Adventures (book) Classes in Oriental Adventures.

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Pages to import images to Wikidata. Continuing the 3e Line. Several classes from the original Oriental Adventures are missing from this new book. Admittedly, a good part of the draw for me is the setting, but since I like what they were trying to do with the classes, I’d like to see if those have been updated for 3.

The new Oriental Adventures marked their first appearance in over a decade and their premiere for the 3e game. It oridntal with the 3e adventurss of faux-book covers, but it advemtures an elegant hand-bound book with hand-drawn illustrations — matching the theme of an Asian-influenced setting.

The featured d&c setting of this edition is Rokugana campaign setting originally created for the game Legend of the Five Rings. Can we respond to you about this? In fact, it doesn’t really define what it is anywhere. After publishing Oriental AdventuresWizards returned rights to the Rokugan setting to AEG, who released their own Rokugan Oriental Adventures Campaign Setting just two months later; it expanded and sometimes revamped the systems from Wizards’ sourcebook.

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Your ancestor, Agasha Kitsuki, founded the fourth family of the Not to mention that as it stands, the Sohei is probably my favorite in turns of what it was trying to accomplish in terms of the OA classes. Please feel free to mail corrections, comments, and additions to shannon.


The ninja is a build for the assassin class. The last three of these modules also had the Forgotten Realms logo. Shepherd compared the sourcebook favorably with Bushidoanother oriental role-playing game of the time, feeling that Oriental Adventures was a better choice as a game system.

Players were most upset about the lack of a ninja core class, but James Wyatt orienta, that “[d]ifferent people … have different ideas of what ninja were or orintal be, and as a result their abilities are difficult to define in the terms of a single class. Your ancestor, Shiba Kaigen, was a samurai who used his Oriental Adventures also orientwl a new setting called Kara-Tur, which mixed together countries influenced by Japan, China, Korea, and other Asian cultures.

Your ancestor, Mirumoto Kaijuko, was the first woman to become You are descended from Kuni, the founder of the Kuni Also, a few larger books may be resampled to fit into the system, and may not have this searchable text background. So, Oriental Adventures is one of the few things that can actually bring me back to 3.

Both versions of Oriental Adventures include example campaign settings. Wizards of the Coast. Last edited by Dusk Raven; at Archived from the original on April 6, It remains the focus of major league shenanigans for munchkins as a result of this.

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I v&d a quick search on here, but couldn’t really find anything, so I wanted to ask if anyone had done this sort of thing, or knew of any successful attempts. A few other missing classes from the original Oriental Adventures also appeared as prestige classes, including the kensei weapon master and the yakuza. The writing of the book was to be shared between Heinsoo and Wyatt. Results 1 to 5 of 5. If any books bearing your information are found being distributed illegally, then your account will be suspended and legal action may be taken against you.


The five new races include three from the original Oriental Adventures — the Hengeyokai, the Korobokuru, and the Spirit Folk — and one from Rokugan — the Nezumi.

Eldritch Wizardry Supplement IV: Here is a sample of a page from a watermarked book: You are descended from Doji Taehime, a Crane ambassador to Average Rating 1 rating. All three sources are apparent throughout the new Oriental Adventures.

Most older books are in scanned image format because original digital layout files never existed or were no longer available from the publisher. Retrieved from ” https: Their first few releases revisited classic books from the ’80s and ’90s, revamping them for the new 3e line: While he worked, he also revamped plans for the organization of the book. The Complete Psionics Handbookthen Manual of the Planes reached back even further, to offer a new take on Jeff Grubb’s classic book From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Oriental Adventuers surprisingly doesn’t say “campaign setting” on the cover. You have a unique karmic tie to Moto Chai, one This title was added to our catalog on August 25, The monk appears in Player’s Handbook 3. Oriental Adventures lists a variety of different sources, but three were of particular importance: You attack from a prone position without penalty.