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Sometimes, giving good items is hard.

There's a tricky balance between encounter rewards that have no usefulness whatsoever and just handing out so many powerful items that your adventuring parties are overpowered for every encounter and their items alone can solve their problems for them. Sometimes, it's just difficult to find special equipment that is fun but also has value, flavor, and strikes the right chord for your setting.

That's where Trinklets come in.

Trinklets found in 200 Slightly Useful Items are a delightful blend of odd and off-kilter, niche and obnoxious, magical but with a twist, or very useful but at a price. They vary from hammocks to help you sleep, quills that never run out of ink, trick coins, to whistles that help shock friends out of charm effects.

Ten Unique Categories: From Combat and Domestic to Edible and Haunted, explore a variety of item sets designed to add depth and intrigue to your adventures.

Adventurous Allocations: Find these items in treasure hoards, magic shops, or as quirky alternatives to mundane trinkets. Let randomness reign or tailor selections for specific scenarios using our easy-to-use Category table. Ten categories plus twenty items each make for quick and fun random rolls on the tables.

Unbox the Oddities: Imagine your players unwrapping a mystery box filled with uniquely odd items. Whether an enhancement to a Robe of Useful Items or a surprise from a rummage sale, the possibilities are endless!

Rewarding Innovation: "200 Slightly Useful Items" encourages players to think outside the box. While some items come with specific instructions, others invite creative interpretations. Be generous with your adjudication, and watch your players flourish as they experiment with kegs of mayonnaise and more!

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Maria W November 28, 2023 9:35 am UTC
As I'm running a short one-shot for my sons, I wanted to have some fun yet interesting items to give them that wouldn't overpower the party. As a first time DM, I found this book to be of great assistance. Definitely worth every penny!
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Anthony A November 28, 2023 2:35 pm UTC
Oh, that sounds like a perfect use for these! Hope you enjoy every moment with them!
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Danny K November 28, 2023 2:37 pm UTC
That's great to hear! Do think about adding a rating and review if you liked it, it makes a big difference.
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