African Adventures

Nyambe: African Adventures at a Glance

  • The core book for the Nyambe OGL RPG setting.
  • Adventure through a fantasy world based on African legends and history.
  • Brings a new twist to fantasy gaming.

Exotic Lands Await: The World of Nyambe

Adventure through an African fantasy epic using the system of your choice with this OGL setting. The world of Nyambe is based on real African history and mythology.

Here, you will find Wakyambi elves and mad omurogo wizards, drum dancers and shamen, zombis and vodou nkisi statues. Adventure awaits…if you dare seek it.

This book includes an extensive bibliography to provide background and inspiration for more stories.

What is in Nyambe: African Adventures?

This OGL resource gives you all of the setting information you need to play in the world of Nyambe—all you need is your d20 system of choice!

Inside, you'll find human and variant non-human races that inhabit Nyambe, core and prestige classes, skills and feats, magic rules, enemies, and creatures.

Nyambe: African Adventures is currently out of print but available in PDF format.


  • 2003 Origins Award Nominee – Best Supplement.
  • 2003 Diana Jones Award Nominee.
  • 2003 EN World Peer Award Nominee.
  • 2003 ENnie Award Nominee – Best Campaign Setting.
  • 2003 ENnie Award Nominee – Best Graphic Design & Layout.
  • 2002 Out of the Box Award First Runner-Up – Best Supplement.

Vital Stats

Author: Chris Dolunt
Editor: Michelle Nephew
Cover Artist: Mike Dutton
MSRP: $37.95 (print, not available), $19.95 (PDF)
Atlas Stock #: AG3700
Barcode: 1-58978-023-X
Format: 256 pages (16 pages full color), 8.5” x 11”, case bound
Release Date: 2002