Dungeons & Dragons is a cooperative storytelling game that harnesses your imagination and invites you to explore a fantastic world of adventure, where heroes battle monsters, find treasures, and overcome quests. The D&D Essentials Kit is a new introductory product meant to bring D&D to audiences interested in jumping into a fantasy story.
This box contains the essentials you need to run a D&D game with one Dungeon Master and one to five adventurers. A newly designed rulebook on-boards players by teaching them how to make characters, and the included adventure, Dragon of Icespire Peak, introduces a new 1-on-1 rules variant.
Contents & Features:
- 64-page rulebook that teaches you how to create characters of levels 1-6 and play the game.
- Include the introduction of sidekick rules.
- Dragon of Icespire Peak(TM), a 64-page introductory adventure
- 2 high quality maps for use with the Dragon of Icespire Peak(TM) adventure
- Four-panel, Dungeon Master's screen
- 81 cards describing magic items, sidekicks, and other D&D game elements
- An ideal second purchase for new players that have bought the Starter Set, or as a standalone
product, offering a more expansive D&D experience: (1) Learn to create characters of levels 1-6 (2) Experience the thrill of being the Dungeon Masters.
- A strong continuity from the story of the first D&D Starter Set, "Dragon of Icespire Peak"
adventure uses the fictional town of Phandalin on the Sword Coast as its hub.
- First-ever official D&D fifth edition product designed to allow game play of groups as small as 2
players (1 Dungeon Master & 1 Adventurer) with the introduction of sidekicks.