Item Code: #1143
Title: Tale of the Comet
Type: Adventure
Author: Thomas M. Reid
Published: 1997
Contents: See below
Strange lights in the sky, prophecies of doom, and a threat unlike any other draw the heroes to Aston Point. In this small frontier town, the fate of the world will be decided. If the heroes and their strange new allies defeat the invaders, they must then pass through a portal to another battleground, a metal city on a far-distant world, where aliens fight desperately against death machines that threaten to overwhelm all organic life. So trade in your sword for a blaster rifle, your sling stones for a few high-explosive grenades, and see what happens when you mix magic with high technology.

This box contains

A 32-page book, The Cast and Props, describing new, high-tech equipment, detailing the battleground of the Rael-Overseer war, and explaining how to mix fantasy and science under the AD&D game system.
Two 64-page books, The Tale Begins and Crossing Over, presenting the grand adventure that is the Tale of the Comet.
Eight sheets of charts, maps, art, and statistics for the players and the DM.
Two posters, one a double-sided map of the regions where the action takes place and the other an illustration of all the technological terrors the heroes will have to face in the course of the adventure.

Piece CodeTitle/DescriptionFormat
1143XXX1501Book 1: The Cast & Props32-page book
1143XXX1502Book 2: The Adventure Begins64-page book
1143XXX1503Book 3: Crossing Over64-page book
1143-0601Handout 1 (Master Equipment Chart)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143-0602Handout 2 (Wizard Spells)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143-0603Handout 3 (Priest Spells)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143-0604Handout 4 (Aston Keep)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143-0605Handout 5 (The Stonebreaker Mine)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143-0606Handout 6 (Jazra's Ship, Control Panel)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143-0607Handout 7 (Biology Research Station)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143-0608Handout 8 (Field Coil Generator)8.5" x 10.75" cardstock page
1143XXX0701The Paradise Lake Region
The Kel-Rael Arcology / The Fworta
16.5" x 21.5" double-sided poster map
1143XXX0702Machine recognition chart16.5" x 21.5" single-sided poster


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