The Ultimate Reward
Every adventurer dreams of glittering treasures and magical relics,
and such remarkable rewards spur the quests and ignite the imaginations
of history’s greatest heroes, driving them to greatness—or their doom.
Yet above coins of gold and gem-studded baubles rise those riches that
are themselves the envy of kings, the causes of calamities, and the
stuff of legends. With the power to slay titanic beasts, reduce whole
castles to ruin, and change the flow of fate, such mythic items fill
the stories of sages and treasure seekers the world over. And now, the
greatest of these wonders rest within your hands.
This compendium of curiosities reveals the magic and legacy of 10 of
the most famous and infamous items and artifacts in the history of
fantasy roleplaying. From the head-slicing swipes of the vorpal sword
to the awesome magical might of the staff of the magi, the depthless
bag of holding to the world-warping deck of many things, the
investigations within reveal the mysterious creations, cunning uses,
magical variations, and untold other secrets of these ultimate
No matter the campaign setting, Classic Treasures Revisited
unleashes a hoard of history’s greatest magic items upon your
game—along with all the adventures they inspire—and proves that true
treasures never tarnish.
Highlighted treasures include:
- Bag of Holding
- Cube of Force
- Deck of Many Things
- Figurines of Wondrous Power
- Helm of Brilliance
- Horn of Valhalla
- Sphere of Annihilation
- Staff of the Magi
- Vorpal Sword
- Well of Many Worlds
This Pathfinder Chronicles book works best with the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook and the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary. Although it is suitable for play in any fantasy world, it is optimized for use in the Pathfinder Chronicles campaign setting.