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d20 Menace Manual is a 226-page sourcebook for [missing data] released in September 2003.

Official synopsis[]

Designed for use with the d20 Modern Roleplaying Game, the d20 Menace Manual presents a host of villains, monsters, and other adversaries to pit against the heroes in any modern roleplaying game. It contains extensive real-world information, including information about existing organizations such as the CIA and write-ups of well-known mythical creatures such as the yeti and sasquatch. Adversaries for all levels of play are available, as are various allies, and there is extensive information on organization and factions that heroes can either join or combat. For fans of the Alternity system: Along with other material, the d20 Menace Manual contains organizations from Dark*Matter and aliens from Star*Drive updated and converted to the d20 Modern Roleplaying Game.


Development and release[]


The book was written by JD Wiker, Eric Cagle and Matthew Sernett. Art was provided by Dave Johnson, Kalman Andrasofszky, Jason Alexander, Joachim Barrum, Ted Beargeon, Langdon Foss, Frazer Irving, Karl Kerschl, Chester Lawrence, Kagan Mcleod, Raven Mimura, Mikael Noguchi, Dean Ormston, Jake Parker, Zak Plucinski, Scott Schomburg and Joel Thom.


d20 Menace Manual was released by Wizards of the Coast in September 2003 for $[missing data] US or $[missing data] Canadian.

On September 15, 2015, it was re-released in digital format. It is currently available on DriveThruRPG and Dungeon Masters Guild for $14.99.

Reception and influence[]

Critical reception[]

As of 2023, d20 Menace Manual reached the rank of Gold seller on DriveThruRPG.

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