Cugel’s Compendium of Indispensable Advantages, softback supplement for The Dying Earth, by Aaron Allston, Robin D. Laws, Phil Masters and fellow rogues
“For sound commerical reasons, we have made this supplement indispensable to both players and Game Moderators alike. A mere sample of this supplement’s contents offers proof:
A new power, the Tweak:
Procure advantage in specific situations. Negate a blunder with “Forgive my companion, who was dropped at birth.” Persuade your mount to obey with “There’s turnips in it for you”
Arcane magical items and intriguing equipment:
The cornucopia of discreditable secrets, Distracting Baubles, The Diamonds That were Kathak Thark, Spring-Heel Boots, and three dozen other practical adjuncts.
24 clever Cantraps
and other essentials:
Learn to negotiate to your advantage, dress outrageously with the Random Costume Generator and line your pockets with guaranteed confidence tricks.
- For all adventurers, especially those of Cugel-level
- Effervescent wit of famed authors
- Confidence Swindles
- Stratagems for negotiation
- Art by the extraordinary Ralph Horsley
Small print: some contents may, in sharply limited circumstances, prove dispensable.”