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Monster Manual Expanded (Fantasy Grounds)

Monster Manual Expanded (Fantasy Grounds)

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This is a module for the Fantasy Grounds VTT. If you are looking for the PDF - click here.

Youtube Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lQJGw0GSIX8

"Monster Manual Expanded has plenty that should spark a player's imagination. From enormous mimics to mind flayer assassins to succubi with bardic abilities, there's plenty of monsters to add to a DM's arsenal and turn a good encounter into an instantly memorable one. Best of all, none of the monsters feel overpowered or unbalanced, so DMs can toss these creatures into their campaigns instantly with minimal prep involved." - Comicbook.com (https://comicbook.com/gaming/2019/03/02/dungeons-and-dragons-monster-manual-expanded/)

"The creativity and attention to detail that went into this already makes it must have companion to your MM... you should buy this book and watch your player's jaws drop when monsters they thought they knew prove capable of so much more!" - DnD Character Lab (https://www.patreon.com/dndcharacterlab)

"Monster Manual Expanded does a fantastic job of lovingly recreating monsters that were sadly missing from 5e... Whether you're looking to populate your homebrew world or just looking to make that 10th playthrough of Lost Mines of Phandelver a little more interesting, Monster Manual Expanded should be one of your go to resources." - Nerdimmersion(http://www.nerdimmersion.com/)

Monster Manual Expanded is a source of content that supplements the Monster Manual.  It aims to provide Dungeon Masters more options and flexibility in designing adventures and dressing up their dungeons with a wider variety of creatures and characters that are based on the Monster Manual.  Finally, it also adds variants that provide a nostalgic and classic feel that DMs experienced with the older editions are probably familiar with.

In total, there are over 470 creature stat blocks in this book at the Dungeon Master's disposal!  

Table of Contents:

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Ashley M June 25, 2019 2:12 pm UTC
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Hello, I recently bought this as it sounds and looks pretty good, having more ways to spice of the monsters is really cool, but I came across an issue, I don't know if this is on my side or something with the module. it seems that some of the spells of NPC's aren't working as intended, half/most of the spells work, but a few of them come up with an error in the chat and doesn't appear in the spell list. Text from the error here.

Spell lookup failures: * mage armor, * ray of enfeeblement, * web, * bestow curse, * vampiric touch*, * evard's black tentacles

I've ensured all my modules are enabled, and I have all the spells working on other NPCs/PCs, just with this one. otherwise it has been good so far. thanks.
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Rob T June 25, 2019 6:26 pm UTC
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Ashley:

That is odd. Feel free to email me directly and I’ll take a look. Any SPECIFIC INFO you can provide, even screen shots would help.

rob DOT twohy AT gmail DOT com
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Styrmir T June 21, 2019 5:45 pm UTC
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Already planning the use of some of these exciting new creatures in this module. :)

I've noticed that a lot of the images are a bit blurry due what I am guessing is due to them being saved in lower quality to make the module and tokens smaller.
Given the choice, I'd rather have clear images and tokens to look at and show my players, at the cost of a bit of memory to accomplish this.
Particularly with FGU just around the corner.

If you have access to the original art in higher quality, would you consider releasing a high definition version of the module?
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Rob T June 21, 2019 8:41 pm UTC
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The art is as it was given to me. It was not scaled.
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Styrmir T June 21, 2019 9:58 pm UTC
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Ah I see, that makes sense then, it's all good.

Where there is a will there is a way. I've managed to go through about half of the images so far and have found the original ones online for the majority. So before I know it I'll have things set up the way I want it.

Thanks for your work on this module, getting all sorts of ideas looking through it!
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Styrmir T June 20, 2019 1:30 pm UTC
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This looks like an exciting addition to have! There's a couple of things I'm wondering about.

Does your conversion include the descriptive / lore texts of the monsters in the Other tab for the NPC entries, and in the reference manual entries? Couldn't see it in either of the screenshots.

Also, will you be updating this module as the original author makes fixes and updates to their PDF release?
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Rob T June 20, 2019 4:00 pm UTC
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Styrmir:

All text in the PDF is included in the FG mod. Lore where appropriate and descriptions. Updates will be made as any are with the authors changes as always.
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Styrmir T June 20, 2019 5:16 pm UTC
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Fantastic, great work. :)
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Styrmir T June 20, 2019 6:05 pm UTC
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Picked up a copy!
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Rob T June 20, 2019 6:17 pm UTC
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ThanX so much Styrmir. Enjoy!
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