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Door Discoveries

Door Discoveries


The simple Door (and locks) gets an in-depth examination from author Michael "the Professor" Surbrook.

Door Discoveries provides a useful toolkit for Dungeon Masters who want to add content to your games. In this case, Door Discoveries is an extraordinary treatise on doors, gates, drawbridges, portcullises, chests, and locks, and how to use them in your games. It includes:

  • A look at what is a door. Types or doors, and what they are made.
  • Information on the size of doors, opening them, closing them, and destroying them.
  • The use of secret and concealed doors
  • A look at gates, drawbridges, and portcullises.
  • An explanation of different kinds of drawbridges.
  • An in-depth look into locks, including:
    • Chinese and Egyptian locks
    • Detector locks and Lever-tumbler locks
    • Pad locks
    • Warded locks
  • How to pick locks
  • The use of locks
  • A look at chests and strongboxes
  • Using chests, their design, construction, and how to secure them
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May 18, 2022
This title was added to our catalog on May 19, 2022.