1. SPS Accounts:
    Do you find yourself coming back time after time? Do you appreciate the ongoing hard work to keep this community focused and successful in its mission? Please consider supporting us by upgrading to an SPS Account. Besides the warm and fuzzy feeling that comes from supporting a good cause, you'll also get a significant number of ever-expanding perks and benefits on the site and the forums. Click here to find out more.
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
You are currently viewing Boards o' Magick as a guest, but you can register an account here. Registration is fast, easy and free. Once registered you will have access to search the forums, create and respond to threads, PM other members, upload screenshots and access many other features unavailable to guests.

BoM cultivates a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. We have been aiming for quality over quantity with our forums from their inception, and believe that this distinction is truly tangible and valued by our members. We'd love to have you join us today!

(If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. If you've forgotten your username or password, click here.)

1st Edition Rulebooks

Discussion in 'Dungeons & Dragons + Other RPGs' started by Tap Dancing Oyster, Apr 5, 2004.

  1. Tap Dancing Oyster Gems: 7/31
    Latest gem: Tchazar


    Veteran

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2004
    Messages:
    232
    Likes Received:
    0
    Does anybody know a place where I can download the old 1st edition rulebooks such as the Master, Companion guides. It must of been about 15 years since I have seen these - The 1st edition rules would seem almost impossible to play under but the nostalgia of seing them again would be good.
     
  2. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2000
    Messages:
    23,475
    Media:
    494
    Likes Received:
    538
    Gender:
    Male
    Downloading them would be illegal. Not to mention pointless, because you can get hundreds used off Amazon for next to nothing.
     
  3. Baldrak Gems: 12/31
    Latest gem: Moonstone


    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2002
    Messages:
    489
    Likes Received:
    0
    Or you could try one of the online auction sites like, for example, eBay.

    When I want some 'new' 2ed AD&D stuff I usually have no trouble finding it online for a reasonable price. Most of the time the shipping is more expensive than the item itself.
     
  4. Bion Gems: 21/31
    Latest gem: Pearl


    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2004
    Messages:
    1,356
    Likes Received:
    2
    I think there are sites where you can legally pay for and download OD&D materials. Do a google search for "D&D rules cyclopedia" and you'll find a site that allows you to download it for $5...
     
  5. Tap Dancing Oyster Gems: 7/31
    Latest gem: Tchazar


    Veteran

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2004
    Messages:
    232
    Likes Received:
    0
    Thanks Bion, that's what I wanted to hear
     
Sorcerer's Place is a project run entirely by fans and for fans. Maintaining Sorcerer's Place and a stable environment for all our hosted sites requires a substantial amount of our time and funds on a regular basis, so please consider supporting us to keep the site up & running smoothly. Thank you!

Sorcerers.net is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to products on amazon.com, amazon.ca and amazon.co.uk. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.