Uncommon Character

Villainous. Valorous. Versatile.

Uncommon Character at a Glance

  • 36 ready-to-go NPCs for any fantasy roleplaying campaign.
  • Includes adventure seeds, magic items, new prestige classes, a new race, and more.
  • Drop characters into scenes as needed or build a campaign around one of them as the primary villain or ally.

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Get to the gaming table quicker with this Penumbra OGL supplement. In Uncommon Character, you'll find a variety of NPCs ready to be dropped into scenes or to help stimulate ideas for a new campaign. Use them as enemies or allies, or drop them into a last minute scene to help round it out. All you need is your favorite d20 system to play.

Uncommon Character provides a variety of NPCs to fit any style of OGL play. Each character comes with a description, detailed history, and stats. The book also provides adventure ideas, items, new gods, new spells, prestige classes, and a new race. Quick reference appendices make it easy to find a character that fits your needs.

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Uncommon Character: Contents

This 128-page sourcebook contains profiles of 36 NPCs. Inside, you'll find twists on familiar tropes, like the bard with a heavenly voice…and a veiled face; the powerful daughter of a celestial…who is tempted by an imp; or the halfling sorceress with impressive magics…who is worried about where she'll find her next meal.

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Vital Stats

Authors: Christina Stiles and Spike Y. Jones
Cover Artist: Steven Sanders
Interior Artist: Jesse Mohn
MSRP: $21.95 (print), $14.95 (PDF)
Atlas Stock #: AG3219
Barcode: 1-58978-031-0
Format: 128 pages, softcover and PDF
Release Date: April 2003