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Song and Silence: A Guidebook to Bards and Rogues is a 96-page sourcebook for Dungeons & Dragons 3rd edition released in December 2001.

Official synopsis[]

Finesse and Versatility Make Powerful Allies

Bards and rogues rely on a stunning array of skills and abilities to give them an edge over any adversary. Packed with new ways to customize even the most artful characters, this book includdes:

- New feats, prestige classes, weapons, spells, magic items, and equipment. - Complete guidelines for trapmaking, including 90 sample traps. - Descriptions of a wide range of thieves' guilds and bardic colleges. - Detailed rules for flanking opponents in combats.

Dungeon Masters and players who want to add a new dimension to their bards and rogues will find a wealth of indispensable material within these pages.

Content[]

Development and release[]

Development[]

The book was written by David Noonan, John D. Rateliff and Skip Williams. Art was provided by Todd Gamble, Todd Lockwood, Wayne Reynolds and David Roach.

Release[]

Song and Silence was released by Wizards of the Coast in December 2001 for $19.95 US, or $27.95 Canadian.[1]

On January 20, 2015, it was re-released in digital format. It is currently available on DriveThruRPG and Dungeon Masters Guild for $7.99.

Reception and influence[]

Critical reception[]

As of 2023, Song and Silence: A Guidebook to Bards and Rogues reached the rank of Silver 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

[[Category:2001 publications]

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