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Adaptable NPCs II


Dungeon Masters, immerse players in your world by bringing the non-player characters to life, again!

A follow-up to the best-selling Adaptable NPCs, book two is even bigger and better! Contained within this supplement are 110 NPCs with unique statblocks, each with custom art, lore, and a game stats balanced for the 5e Challenge Rating system.

Additionally, 12 short adventures have been included. These adventures have been created for Dungeon Masters to introduce their players to some of the Adaptable NPCs with minimal preparation. Each adventure has high-resolution printable battle maps created by Justin Andrew Mason (DM & Player versions are included), an adventure background, a recommend party level, and room descriptions with encounters (both combat and roleplaying) utilizing NPCs from this supplement and the 5e monster manual. 

Note: Player maps and NPC tokens have been included as additional downloads in separate .zip files.


"One of Adaptable NPCs II's biggest strengths is how the supplement inspires storylines and sidequests." -

"If you don't have a copy of this book and its predecessor, you are making a mistake. Filled with amazingly well created NPCs, all decked out with lovely art and laid out wonderfully." - Comics, Clerics, & Controllers

"An absolute MUST have for any DMs tool kit! These monsters have fantastic lore and great combat mechanics!" - Crit Academy 

"Truly an incredible tome full of every kind of NPC, BBEG & BFF from the lowliest vagabond and deserter, through warriors, mages, heroes, Demons and Devils of every stripe, flavour, setting and magnitude, all the way to an Archfiend, Deity, their minions, messengers, champions and dark lords; every one of them filled with enough flavour to grow an encounter, adventure, arc and/ or campaign." - Curse of Sebs

"This is a very impressive work! Chock full of NPCs benign and malign. In the first few pages alone, I got a dozen different story ideas." - R.P. Davis

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Martin J February 07, 2020 6:46 pm UTC
Will this come as a soft/hardcover like the first book?
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Trevor A February 07, 2020 8:26 pm UTC
Hi Martin,

Unfortunately, the DMsGuild has changed the way it accepts new PoD titles as of August 2019, with no new titles as of 2020. They have put PoD from community authors on hold and have not said anything about it since their original announcement.

If ANPCs II is able to be made for print, you can rest assured that we will make it available, but until the new PoD requirements are updated, it will remain PDF only.
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Martin J February 19, 2020 12:21 pm UTC
Hi Trevor,

Ok thanks for the reply.
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Lance S January 11, 2020 4:55 am UTC
Just cruising through the content for an upcoming session (awesome material by the way), the enslaved drake on page 40 has a typo under legendary actions saying it makes an attack with its greatsword.
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Trevor A January 11, 2020 5:08 am UTC
Crap! We'll get that fixed for v1.1. Thank you for letting us know.
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Lucian L January 02, 2020 7:48 am UTC
Awesome! FG version in the works?
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Trevor A January 02, 2020 7:55 am UTC
You know it! I'll post when it is ready
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Trevor A January 30, 2020 8:50 pm UTC
Hi Lucian,
The Fantasy Grounds version has been completed, and can be found here:
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