Item Code: #K&C1011
Title: Strength and Honor: The Mighty Hobgoblins of Tellene
Type: Accessory
Published: 2003
Format: 160-page perfect-bound book
THEY HAVE SOPHISTICATED CIVILIZATIONS, VAST EMPIRES, AND POWERFUL ARMIES. ARE YOU SCARED YET?
YOU SHOULD BE.

What you hold in front of you is the definitive hobgoblin sourcebook for Dungeons & Dragons and the Kingdoms of Kalamar campaign setting. Within this sourcebook you will find a wealth of detailed information on the hobgoblins of the Sovereign Lands, useful for D&D players and Dungeon Masters alike. Included are:
FIVE HOBGOBLIN SUBRACES FIVE HOBGOBLIN PRESTIGE CLASSES
A NEW HOBGOBLIN VARIANT CLASS FEATS FOR HOBGOBLIN PCS AND NPCS
NEW HOBGOBLIN SPELLS NEW HOBGOBLIN SKILLS
NEW HOBGOBLINS WEAPONS AND ARMOR NEW VARIANT RULES

In addition, the culture and society of the hobgoblin subraces is described in detail. Each chapter has a discussion of a particular subrace's social caste system, the structure of their military forces, their tactics in battles and sieges, and their views on creation, religion, stength, honor, and myriad other subjects. It also includes information on their trading practices, their recreational habits, their diet, their clothing, and how they build their settlements.

Players will find new skills, feats, classes, and prestige classes extremely valuable when making a hobgoblin of half-hobgoblin character. In addition, the description of honor practices, psychological beliefs, and social interactions will aid immensely in role-playing such a character. With this book, a hobgoblin character can be fleshed out into a living, breating person with real relevance and connection to the campaign world.

Dungeon Masters will also find the information on hobgoblin battle tactics, military structure and city layout extremely useful for planning adventures in hobgoblin locales. In addition, the new hobgoblin prestige classes make for excellent adversaries or villains, the new spells and magic items are fine rewards for players or devastating tools for the hobgoblins, and the social system is ripe with violence and intrigue. With this game aid, Dungeon Masters can make the hobgoblins into whatever they choose, be they interesting villains or a world shaking threat.

Completely compatible with the revised edition of D&D, this sourcebook provides players and DMs everything they need to know about hobgoblins, and more.


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