Item Code: #PIP301
Title: Lock & Load: Iron Kingdoms Character Prime
Type: Accessory
Author: Douglas Seacat and J. Michael Kilmartin
Published: 2003
Publisher: Privateer Press
Format: 64-page perfect-bound book, fold-out map

Sloshing through the black mire of the Willow Barrens, confronting the tyrants of Tower Judgement, fending off steam-belching warjacks on the slopes of the Wyrmwall, exchanging broadsides with Satyxis pirates off the Quartz Reef - if it's adventure you want, the Iron Kingdoms is just the place for you.
This first edition of Privateer Press' Lock & Load series of supplements, The Iron Kingdoms Character Primer, bestows heaps of information for the gaming enthusiast. You'll learn about the various races, ethnicities, languages, and relgions of the Iron Kingdoms through the insights of the notorious master spy, Gavyn Kyle, aas he imparts his knowledge and experience on a protégé in some backwater pub. Through the pages of the Iron Kingdoms Character Primer, you can eavesdrop on this dicey discussion.


  • Facts on a cadre of ethnicities, with special starting abilities and background traits
  • Entries regarding playing demihumans - gobbers, ogrun, and trollkin - unique to the Iron Kingdoms
  • New weaponry, firearms, and other "heavy metal" gear and accoutrements
  • Details on the Iron Kingdoms pantheon and starting abilities for priests
  • Information about the nations of the Iron Kingdoms
  • Official, character sheets (six pages to be precise!)
  • A full-color, incredibly detailed, foldout poster map of the Iron Kingdoms
  • A deluge of mesmerizing artwork by the Privateer Art Studio
The Lock & Load series will appeal to both players and dungeon masters by providing them with the essential tools needed to build, design and create deep characters and rich adventures within the diverse, steam-powered fantasy world of the Iron Kingdoms.
This supplement requires the use of the Dungeons & Dragons Player's Handbook, Third Edition, published by Wizards of the Coast. Nerves of iron are also recommended.

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