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Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle
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GenCon 2013 Exclusive
Publisher: Wizards of the Coast
Year: 2013
Soft Cover
ISBN-10: 9780786965311
288 pages
Size: Letter
English
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Publisher: Wizards of the Coast
Year: 2013
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ISBN-13: 978-0786965311
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From the publishers description:

Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle is a D&D Next preview and mini-campaign comprised of four thrilling adventures designed to advance characters from 1st level to 10th level. The book also contains everything a Dungeon Master needs to run the adventures, including D&D Next game rules developed during the massive public playtest, monster statistics, spell descriptions, magic item descriptions, and background information on the coastal town of Daggerford, where the campaign is based.

Against the backdrop of the Sundering, brave adventurers must protect the town of Daggerford against an insidious foreign threat while forging alliances, exploring dungeons, and battling monsters. The action moves from the Lizard Marsh to the orc-infested hills, finally culminating in a deadly altercation amid the crumbling ruins of the legendary Dragonspear Castle.

Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle includes pre-generated D&D Next characters, as well as rules for advancing these characters up to level 10. The book also includes the winning character sheet from our recent contest.

Relationship to other products:
Note that Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle is the direct but loose precursor adventure to two of the adventures in the The Sundering series:
1. Sundering Adventure III: Dreams of the Red Wizards: Scourge of the Sword Coast
2. Sundering IV: Dreams of the Red Wizards: Dead in Thay

Both of the above cite Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle as the set up for the current situation in the setting

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this is a GenCon 2013 Exclusive product
this entry was approved on August 10, 2013
it will be released at GenCon on August 15, 2013
corrections have been received and the Item is updated

from Wizards of the Coast

Pre-orders have now officially opened for Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle. This exclusive Gen Con 2013 D&D Next preview will only be available to Gen Con attendees—but don’t wait until the convention. When you pre-order your copy of Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle you will also receive a free collectible D&D miniature designed by Gale Force Nine.

and

Remember: Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle will only be available at Gen Con. You can pre-order your copy as of May 24th, but you'll only be able to pick it up at the convention.

Please note: Refunds will be provided to anyone who pre-orders a copy but is unable to attend the convention.

Extra note: This product was also available at Spiel 2013 in Essen Germany.

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