Draconomicon: Chromatic Dragons Basic Information Author(s) nations and organizations and how chromatic dragons fit into the D&D game. DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, D&D, d20, d20 System, WIZARDS OF THE COAST, Player’s Handbook, Dungeon Master’s Guide, Monster Manual, Draconomicon. Draconomicon™ I: Chromatic Dragons describes several varieties of dragons, including red, blue, green, black, and white dragons, as well as.

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They speak their own language; some also speak Elven or Dwarven.

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Scott Andrews rated it liked it Apr 13, Several of the monster names again, the undead dragons are the main offenders are rather lame, as well. One thing about the difference between these two books that I would change is that I really appreciated in the Chromatic book that they showed pictures of the dragons showing their wing spans compared to full body length a top-down view as if the dragon were flying. Dale Gifford rated it it was ok Mar 20, It has the same dimensions as the cone of flame.

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sraconomicon Share your thoughts with other customers. Not your typical mini-adventure. Customers who bought this item also bought. Only a handful of new rituals are of much interest to players.

They see every event as an important event in the Prophecy, and dragonss even form an organization called the Chamber, where they send their brethren in search of clues. Several other sorcerer kings had been rumored to be dragons, but all others were only in a process of being transformed into a dragon type being, unique to the Athas world, which took several long stages to complete, but became greatly powerful if achieved. My issue with this book is the fact that previous editions included at least the Chromatics and the Metallics in one significantly larger volume for about the same money.


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 when conditions have no light to offer, although in such conditions they cannot discern between colors. Martin Karol rated it really liked it Feb 25, The Genie’s Curse Birthright: The most commonly heard of are in the humanoid races, particularly with human and elves.

Except for the failed promise of Skill Challenges, this has been the most frustrating aspect of the 4 th edition product line. Some dragons particularly curomatic dragons have two different kinds of breath, usually a lethal one fire, ice, acid, electricity, etc. Chromatic Dragons focuses solely on the three chromatic dragons first released in the original 4e book; the brown dragon, gray dragon, and purple dragon. Hardcoverpages.

You can very much tell they focused more on the lore for chromatic dragons, which is a shame. For good dragons this lust for treasure is tempered, although they are certainly not averse to earning such wealth, and still appreciate gifts while being insulted if offered an obvious bribe. The Council of Wyrms campaign setting is the only one draocnomicon allows for dragon player characters in its base rules.

While Draconomicon never blew my mind, there is a lot of good solid material, and very few real whiffs. Get to Know Us.

Chromafic good-aligned dragons, this may only mean they often consider humanoid races as children, trying to take care of them and educate them; for evil-aligned dragons, they consider humanoids as mere animals, or as toys to play with; at best, dragonss are minions and slaves.


The Chromatic version has charts of dimensions and physical characteristics, and silhouettes of each dragon chrimatic, with loads of information and pictures. Although Obsidian Dragons are also technically gem dragons, they are opposed to Sardior and most other gem dragons.

Chromatic Dragons describes several varieties of dragons, including red, blue, green, black, and white dragons, as well as three completely new chromatic dragons. Of all its senses, a dragon’s sense of touch is the only one to decrease throughout age, thanks mostly to the development of thick, hard scales.

Dragon taste is also refined, although they do not respond well to sweet flavors, and most dragons do not discuss the matter as to why.

After the generic monsters, the Dragon Hall of Fame features draclnomicon blocks and histories for eight infamous wyrms. The common form of breath weapon is a cone of flame ‘ long, 10’wide at the dragon’s mouth, and 45’wide at the end- This is a magical flame and will ignite even nonflammable materials.

Draconomicon I: Chromatic Dragons [Review]

At the other extreme, the volcanic island lair of an ancient red dragon fails to live up to its promise. A long time ago and I mean a looooooong time ago, like well over two years ago I released a stat block for an ancient brown dragon.

The adamantite dragons are the self-appointed guardians of the Dragonss Paradises.