Pyramid Review

Dungeons & Dragons 4th Edition

Published by Wizards of the Coast

Designed by Rob Heinsoo, Andy Collins, James Wyatt, Bill Slavicsek, Mike Mearls, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Peter Schaefer, Stephen Schubert, Richard Baker, Greg Bilsland, Logan Bonner, Bart Carroll, Michele Carter, Jennifer Clarke Wilkes, Bruce R. Cordell, Jeremy Crawford, Jesse Decker, Michael Donais, Robert Gutschera, Gwendolyn F.M. Kestrel, Peter Lee, Julia Martin, Kim Mohan, David Noonan, Christopher Perkins, Matthew Sernett, Chris Sims, Ed Stark, Rodney Thompson, Rob Watkins, Steve Winter, & Chris Youngs

Edited by Michele Carter & Jeremy Crawford

Art & graphic design by Stacy Longstreet, Wayne Reynolds, Rob Alexander, Keven Smith, Leon Cortez, Emi Tanji, Karin Powell, Mari Kolkowsky, Shauna Narciso, Ryan Sansaver, Dave Allsop, Christopher Burdett, Adam Gillespie, Lars Grant-West, David Griffith, Lee Moyer, William O'Connor, Zoltan Boros & Gabor Szikszai, Matt Cavotta, Eric Deschamps, Wayne England, David Griffith, Ralph Horsley, Howard Lyon, Raven Mimura, Steve Prescott, Dan Scott, Anne Stokes, Franz Vohwinkel, & Eva Widermann

Full-color hardcovers, 320 pages (Player's Handbook), 224 pages (Dungeon Master's Guide), & 288 pages (Monster Manual; $34.95 each

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Player's Handbook

One word -- an abbreviation, really -- but it's a long one regardless: MMORPG.

The Players' Handbook, still the essential reference work for anyone dipping their toes into this exciting new venture called 4th Edition Dungeons & . . .

This article originally appeared in the second volume of Pyramid. See the current Pyramid website for more information.

Article publication date: July 4, 2008

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