Item Code: #MGP0012
Title: The Slayer's Guide to Medusas
Type: Accessory
Author: Ian Sturrock
Published: 2002
Publisher: Mongoose Publishing
Format: 32-page book
Deceptive and Horrific Predators

The medusa is most commonly met as a lone figure in a dungeon, with the body of a beautiful woman and her head covered by a veil. 'What in the world could that be?' ask the party jokingly, as they pull out their polished mirrors or avert their gazes, having seen through her 'disguise' at once. With this book the jokes won't last long.

Medusas are no longer a simple encounter in the dungeon; from their coveys, to desires and goals, the Slayer's Guide to Medusas peels away the legends and tall tales of this dread creature, to reveal the depths of the deceit and cruelty.

Inside You Will Find:

Medusa Physiology:
Discover the origins and lifestyle of the Medusa, including the tales of how they breed

Medusa Society: From the formation of a covey, to their hatred and love of beauty. Medusa society is an intertwined web of contracts, find out how their deceits can be countered

Methods of Combat: Find out just how Medusas engage in battle and make use of far more than their gaze to overcome their foes

Role-Playing With Medusas: Within this chapter, Games Masters can discover just how to portray Medusas to their players, including an array of new Medusa Feats and the dread Guiser and Serpentine prestige classes.

Scenario Hooks and Ideas: Introduce Medusas into your campaign through the use of some easily adapted adventure ideas

Sfiney's Gang: A complete Covey is detailed, demonstrating just how Medusas can me melded together into a threat for any campaign, with detailed tactics and objectives to be used as either a one off encounter or the basis for far more.

FOR GAMES MASTERS AND PLAYERS ALIKE


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