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Nightwail is a 64-page sourcebook for [missing data] released in October 1990.

Official synopsis[]

Under the ruins of Barleycorn Monastery, a tunnel leads one thousand miles downward. Through it a rescue mission into the Broken Lands turns much stranger. Much more serious. For the trail leads to the Hollow World. Launch your D&D game players into fabulous lost-worlds adventure across the Hollow World! Travel the Azcan Empire. Explore the secret labyrinth of the Great Pyramid in Chitlacan. Fly to the core of the world and enter the Smoking Mirror, before the monstrous Prince Kano enacts his devastating scheme? a scheme called: Nightwail!


Development and release[]


The book was written by Allen Varney. Art was provided by Fred Fields and Tom Baxa.


Nightwail was released by TSR in October 1990 for $[missing data] US or $[missing data] Canadian.

On October 04, 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, Nightwail reached the rank of Electrum seller on DriveThruRPG.

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