Average Rating 1 rating Draconomicon: Metallic Dragons describes several varieties of dragons, including gold, silver, copper, iron, and adamantine dragons. Story and campaign elements in the book give Dungeon Masters ready-to-play material that is easily incorporated into a game, including adventure hooks, quests, encounters, and pregenerated treasure hoards. It was published in November Continuing the Monster Splatbooks.

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Zulkitilar A newly hatched gold wyrmling appears similar to an adult, except that it lacks horns or tentacle whiskers. Retrieved July 17, The dragon has three main large horns protruding from each cheek, pointing back towards the tail. They command lesser beings to rebuild the glories of the past and obtain the long forgotten magic of fallen empires. While bronze dragons are often fascinated with battles, especially fighting to defeat evil, they have strong moral compunctions against killing living beings unless absolutely necessary.

In battle, their weapon of choice is to breathe repulsion gas, which is so putrid that it forces absolutely everything away. Their backs are protected by iron-hard scales, their bellies by layers of thick, leathery skin. Their ability to dramatically slow opponents often gives them ample time to run away.

While most of its body is a reflective copper color, the wings are often tipped with green. Silver wyrmlings are intelligent, kind, extremely curious, and adorable. Draconomicon II: Metallic Dragons Physically, the bronze dragon is quite fierce in appearance, despite its good nature.

The progenitor and supreme deity of all dragons is known as Io. This form of dragon has metallic scales that are a dull green with grey. A newly hatched bronze wyrmling appears yellow with a tinge of green, and the scales annd gradually shift to bronze as it matures.

Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. Finally, dragons were more frequent spell casters. In addition, there were other sub-species of true dragons that did not fit into the three main categories. They are more interested in protecting the humans or elves it has come to care for than in looking for evil. When forced to kill, the bronze dragon is a deadly combatant, roasting enemies with bursts of lightning or ripping them open with its clawed forelegs.

All Ferrous dragons can sense ordinary metals and the lawful ferrous dragons have a strict hierarchy, with the higher dragons dictating the laws drragons the lower ones. The scales become lighter and more brilliant as the dragon matures. Xragons are the epitome of good, sacrificing whatever is necessary for the common good of intelligent creatures everywhere.

In the Forgotten Realms campaign settingdragons are very close to the ones in Dragonlance. The silver dragon also has a beautiful frill that begins at the top of its head and flows all the way down its neck and body to the tip of the tail.

Draconomiconwas also released during the 2e years. It should be noted that silvers, like all dragons, believe themselves the most superior creatures in the world. No such book was znd for the first edition, although the Basic game had a Bestiary of Dragons and Giants coded AC They can be found anywhere, but prefer to lair in huge underground caverns.

In the end, all three dragons merged drzgons the land: Within the Greyhawk setting, such dragons are known to have made journeys into other material planes where they have come to be called steel dragons. Please help rewrite it to explain the fiction more clearly and provide non-fictional perspective. Adamantite dragons have no moral objection to hunting unintelligent life forms.

Each type of dragon has a different breath weapon. Dragons also have some innate powers upon the element they are linked to. The silver dragon is regal and statuesque, an unusual trait they offer is the love of human dining, and will use the ability of alternate form to take part in large feasts.

Other creatures with the dragon type include drakes, felldrakes, elemental drakes, landwyrms, linnorms and wurms. All species appear to be generally reptilian or serpentine in their natural form. Like avian creatures, they have excellent depth perception and comparingly good peripheral vision, able to see twice as well as a human in daylight; unlike avians, they have great night vision, and are able to see even anr conditions have no light to offer, although in such conditions they cannot discern between colors.

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Please log in to add or reply to comments. The three chromatic dragons presented in this form have meshed really well into my campaigns and their flavor added to the Dragon Shaman class has added more diversity to how that class plays in my worlds as well. I will await patiently until you can update with more. It has become my favorite class on a number of occasions.



At one point, it was tentatively slated as a full-blown coffee table book with only minimal game material. Players can find new feats, spells, magic items, and prestige classes for use against dragons in this book. The book was released again in by Wizards of the Coast with new cover artwork. Dragonlance deities Forgotten Realms deities Greyhawk deities. Draconomicon was also the name of a expansion pack for the Spellfire collectible card game.



Wide-ranging story and campaign elements in the book give DMs ready-to-play material that is easily incorporated into a game, including adventure hooks, quests, and pregenerated treasure hoards. It was published in November Introducing the Monster Splatbooks. The first of these was Draconomicon: Chromatic Dragons.

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