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Secrets of the Dread Realms is a 62-page sourcebook for Dungeons & Dragons 3rd edition released in [missing data].

Official synopsis[]

The Horrors of Ravenloft

The world of Ravenloft holds many secrets that not even its night prowlers may learn. Some are too horrible for common minds to comprehend. Others simply lie in malignant mists, forgotten by the denizens of the world. Only those with the valor or foolishness to confront them can deliver their revelations to the world.

Sinister Tricks for Wicked Dungeon Masters

Secrets of the Dread Realms includes information on the domains of the Ravenloft world, including details on their lords and the unspeakable horrors that lie within, and it offers advice on creating campaigns of various scope.

Note: This does not come with the DM Screen, only the Secrets of the Dread Realms book is offered here.

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Development and release[]

Development[]

The book was written by Andrew Cermak, Kelly Jester, John W. Mangrum and Andrew Wyatt. Art was provided by Ron Thompson.

Release[]

Secrets of the Dread Realms was released by Wizards of the Coast in for $[missing data] US or $[missing data] Canadian.

On August 15, 2017, 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, Secrets of the Dread Realms reached the rank of Gold seller on DriveThruRPG.

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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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