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So the players have been complaining that the campaign is too dull, eh? Not enough detail? Why is this country at war with its neighbors? How can trade routes exist with all those wandering monsters? Most importantly, why do all of those unsacked, unlooted dungeons and ruins stand so close to the one big city all of the adventurers in the world hail from?

Rejoice, Dungeon Masters, and relax! All of these questions can be answered by following the example of the volume in your hands. The World of Greyhawk is here, and is suitable for use as the backdrop of a new campaign without changes; or, as an alternative, city, country or geographical descriptions can be used to fill in details for existing campaigns.

The World of Greyhawk is in the form of a gazetteer written by a historian native to the region, and as such includes the calendar systems used by the peoples of Oerth, a history of the major nations over the last thousand years, a discussion of climate in the different regions of the world, and even an appendix listing many runes and symbols (and their meanings) which are found in ancient and magical writings.

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David M March 22, 2018 6:22 pm UTC
Just received my print on demand version. It is very well done. The print is a bit faint but very readable. The map is made up of (9) 2-sided pages bound into the book. If you are buying for the map, you may want to do the print plus pdf. Then you could take the pdf to Kinkos for a full size map. I prefer print products so I did not purchase the PDFs and cannot comment on the product. I really appreciate having Classic D&D products available in print at non-collectible prices. Thanks Wizards of the Coast.
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Robert C March 18, 2018 8:08 pm UTC
Just a heads up, the scans of the maps in the books are missing chunks of the maps. For example the first two north west scans are missing the west east hexes along row 97.
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Scott W March 16, 2018 11:06 am UTC
Will it have the full size maps printed out or just page sized pieces in the bound book?

It’s definitely worth POD if you get the map as full size
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Randy H March 16, 2018 12:55 pm UTC
Yeah, I kind of need to know the same before I buy. Big map or no big map? That's at least half the reason for buying this.
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David M March 22, 2018 6:23 pm UTC
See my review.
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Rachael S March 15, 2018 3:57 am UTC
Well I just ordered the POD version. When I get it, I will review the production for everyone. I own 2 original versions of this folio and 2 more of the boxed set but I bought this for two reasons. 1) play copy 2) support POD of my old games. As the things I missed the 1st time around come back in POD i'll get them. Thank you DMsGuild for these POD.
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March 14, 2018 12:40 am UTC
What does this look like? Is it everything from the folder put into one book? I can't imagine its like the original.
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Rich F March 13, 2018 8:34 pm UTC
So I see this was last updated May 11, 2017, but only put on sale today. What took so long?
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Graham L March 13, 2018 11:45 pm UTC
I think this has just now been made available for Print-on-Demand.
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