D&D Player's Handbook
The essential book for DnD Players. Explores the rules that govern the world of magic surrounding Dungeons and Dragons by Wizards of the Coast. What does the publisher say?
For the Player. The Player’s Handbook provides everything you need to create your own character for the D&D game. Create a wood elf fighter who is the champion of the peasantry, a mountain dwarf cleric who guards the relics of the gods, a dragonborn rogue plagued by guilt over a past crime, or a human wizard delving into the secrets of the cosmos. Those are just a few of the character options available. The choices you make and the story you tell are all yours.
The book details the most popular options for characters—enough to make an unlimited number of heroes—including wielders of weapons, wondrous spells, ingenuity, and magical healing.
- Rules and inspiration for running your adventures
- Guidelines for non-player character creation
- 240+ magic items with descriptions, lore, and illustrations
- Dozens of tables to inspire in-game outcomes
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