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Posted by: Alphastream1 on Mar 20, 2012 at 12:51:35 AM
Dark Sun Book Review
Death Mark, subtitled The Dread of this Desolation, written by Robert J. Schwalb.
Dark Sun Novels: A Little History
TSR and later Wizards of the Coast have seen great success (and at times great failures) through their novel lines. For an excellent historical look at novels, I highly recommend Designers & Dragons, A History of the Roleplaying Game Industry, by Shannon Appelcline.
For the Dark Sun setting, novels have long been intricately linked to the campaign world's history. The most famous Dark Sun novels are the Prism Pentad, a set of five books that progress the story of the setting from the fall of Sorcerer-King Kalak in Tyr to the eventual defeat of the Dragon of Athas. The books were incredible in scope and breadth and did much to help gamers...