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The Dungeons & Dragons Gazetteer is a 32-page sourcebook for Dungeons & Dragons 3.0 released in September 2000. It presents an overview of the World of Greyhawk as it appears as the D&D third edition's core setting. A substantially expanded version of this product appeared as the Living Greyhawk Gazetteer (2000).

Official synopsis[]

Welcome to the world of the D&D game!

The Dungeons & Dragons world is a place where powerful creatures contest with ordinary men and women in a subtle war pitting good agasint evil, law against chaos.

It is a world of magic, a world of mystery, a world of fantastic adventure -- all a backdrop for your own adventures.

Inside is everything you need to launch your own version of the first campaign world, including:

  • A full-color map of the land of the Flanaess, also showing the continentes and seas of the planet Oerth.
  • A short history of the land.
  • Descriptions of 60 countries, ready for adventure

Content[]

Development and release[]

Development[]

Gazetteer was written by Gary Holian, Erik Mona, Sean Reynolds, and Frederick Weining. Art was provided by Sam Wood, Dennis Cramer, Dennis Kauth, and Rob Lazzaretti.

Release[]

Gazetteer was released by Wizards of the Coast in September 2000 for $9.95 US.[1]

On February 9, 2016, it was re-released in digital format. It is currently available on DriveThruRPG and Dungeon Masters Guild for $4.99.

Reception and influence[]

Critical reception[]

As of 2023, Gazetteer reached the rank of Electrum seller on DriveThruRPG.

Influence on other works[]

External links[]

References[]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 Product page. Wizards.com, via Web Archive.
Dungeons & Dragons 3.0
Core rules
Player's HandbookDungeon Master's GuideMonster ManualDungeons & Dragons Adventure Game
Supplements
Arms and Equipment GuideBook of ChallengesBook of Vile DarknessDefenders of the FaithDeities and DemigodsEnemies and AlliesEpic Level HandbookFiend FolioGhostwalkHero Builder's GuidebookLiving Greyhawk Gazetteer (Gazetteer) • Manual of the PlanesMasters of the WildMonster Manual IIOriental AdventuresPsionics HandbookSavage SpeciesSong and SilenceStronghold Builder's GuidebookSword and FistTome and Blood
Adventures
The Sunless CitadelThe Forge of FuryThe Fright at TristorThe Speaker in DreamsThe Standing StoneReturn to the Temple of Elemental EvilHeart of Nightfang SpireDeep HorizonLord of the Iron FortressBastion of Broken SoulsCity of the Spider Queen
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