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24 more pages of spells from the mysterious Far East of Faerûn! 

In 1985, TSR released a sourcebook for AD&D called Oriental Adventures. Written by Gary Gygax, David Cook, and Francois Marcela-Froideval, it was a self-contained game using the fundamentals of the AD&D rules set, but set in Kara-Tur, a fantasy version of Earth's Far East.

Oriental Adventures borrowed heavily from Asian sources to develop game materials. The authors took inspiration from China, Korea, Japan, and all over Southeast Asia. Folklore provided magic and monsters. History provided heroes and artifacts, weapons and armor. Movies provided fantastic martial arts.

Kara-Tur became the first game world TSR released after Greyhawk, as Ed Greenwood's Forgotten Realms was not released until 1987. At some point thereafter, Kara-Tur was folded into the Forgotten Realms.

Spells from Kara-Tur 2 takes dozens of arcane Wu Jen spells from 3.5e books Complete Arcane and Complete Mage and updates them for your 5th Edition game. In addition, you get my take on a Wu Jen subclass for Wizards!

All of this is accompanied by stunning historical Japanese art!

Please leave a review after purchase, and tell me what you like and/or dislike. It'll help with future titles!

Spells from Kara-Tur 2 is part of a series of products which convert magic items and spells from previous editions to the 5th edition of D&D. Other conversions include:


About the Author

R P Davis is a freelance writer, editor, and adventure designer. He's been a tabletop gamer the entire time he's been sentient, and a role-playing addict for more than 30 years. In that time he's written countless things, from simple spell effects to D&D campaign worlds to complete role-playing games. Most of it sucked, but he likes to think he learned from the process. You can find R P Davis at The DM's Guildhis website, on Twitter and on Facebook.

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