Neverwinter Campaign Setting Archive

  • Reduced to ruins by supernatural cataclysms, Neverwinter rises from the ashes to reclaim its title as the Jewel of the North. Yet even as its citizens return and rebuild, hidden forces pursue their own goals and vendettas, any one of which could tear the city apart. Wizards of the Coast has launched a new line of products from board games to traditional RPG products which feature the City of Neverwinter. I had the opportunity to get my hands on the Neverwinter Campaign Setting hard backed book that was recently released for the Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition game. This Book contains pretty much everything you will need to know about the city of Neverwinter. It introduces you to the people […]

    D&D: Neverwinter Campaign Setting

    Reduced to ruins by supernatural cataclysms, Neverwinter rises from the ashes to reclaim its title as the Jewel of the North. Yet even as its citizens return and rebuild, hidden forces pursue their own goals and vendettas, any one of which could tear the city apart. Wizards of the Coast has launched a new line of products from board games to traditional RPG products which feature the City of Neverwinter. I had the opportunity to get my hands on the Neverwinter Campaign Setting hard backed book that was recently released for the Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition game. This Book contains pretty much everything you will need to know about the city of Neverwinter. It introduces you to the people […]

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  • At PAX Prime 2011, Loveless and I had the opportunity to sit down with Laura Tommervik and Shelly Mazzanoble from Wizards of the Coast and talk about their new line of products featuring the city of Neverwinter in the Forgotten Realms. I started out the conversation by voicing my familiarity with the Dungeons & Dragons game and reluctance to proceed from 3.5 into the new D&D 4th edition. I explained to Laura that most of my acquaintances have passed along negative feedback regarding the 4th edition of D&D. Much of the feedback I have received referred to D&D 4e as “tabletop WoW” or “a game focused entirely on tactical combat.” Laura’s response was both diplomatic and insightful, “The Dungeons & […]

    D&D: Neverwinter – Wizard’s Fiery Phoenix?

    At PAX Prime 2011, Loveless and I had the opportunity to sit down with Laura Tommervik and Shelly Mazzanoble from Wizards of the Coast and talk about their new line of products featuring the city of Neverwinter in the Forgotten Realms. I started out the conversation by voicing my familiarity with the Dungeons & Dragons game and reluctance to proceed from 3.5 into the new D&D 4th edition. I explained to Laura that most of my acquaintances have passed along negative feedback regarding the 4th edition of D&D. Much of the feedback I have received referred to D&D 4e as “tabletop WoW” or “a game focused entirely on tactical combat.” Laura’s response was both diplomatic and insightful, “The Dungeons & […]

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