Corsairs of the Great Sea is an accessory for AD&D 2nd edition. It is part of the Al-Qadim campaign setting and set in Zakhara. It offers five adventures (plus a sixth encounter), one of which sends the player characters after an evil ghul-kin cult that's sacrificing children, a couple of others depend crucially on traitors betraying the PCs, and in one the PCs are spies.
A thousand welcomes, noble friend! I see your eye is as keen as the eagle and your mind as sharp as my jambiya, for you hold in your hand a great treasure. This box contains everything needed to launch an epic adventure featuring corsairs and mamluks:
A stunning poster map of the Corsair Domains and Zakhara's northern shores.
Six full-color cardstock sheets containing maps and player aids.
An 8-page booklet filled with new monsters, including the dreaded ghul-kin.
A 64-page adventure book presenting a fabulous array of tales set in or near the Corsair Domains. Meet the beautiful and notorious Jayani al-Jasir, called by some the Queen of Pirates. Face untold perils to fetch the wondrous waters of the River of Gold. Save Hawa's people from the horrible Soultaker, and much, much more. But beware! Treachery awaits at the hands of those you trust most!Recommended for use with the Arabian Adventures rulebook.
Contents[edit | edit source]
- Corsair Sourcebook
- Chapter 1: An Overview of the Corsair Domains
- Chapter 2: Hawa, City of Chaos
- Chapter 3: Piracy, Smuggling and Trade
- Chapter 4: Qudra, City of Power
- Appendix: The Foolish Pirates
- Adventures in the Corsair Domains
- Introduction: Wherein the Tales Begin
- The Genies' First Wager: To Steal the Steel
- The Genies' Second Wager: Of Water Dark and Deep
- The Genies' Third Wager: Now and Zin
- The Genies' Fourth Wager: Unravelling the Pattern
- The Genies' Fifth Wager: Terrapin Isle
- The Genies' Sixth Wager: The Vizier's Turban
- Magical Items for the Al-Qadim Campaign
- Monster Statistics Chart
Index[edit | edit source]
- Aban al-Hadhar • Adun Abd al-Amin • Akir Abd al-Himaya • Akura al-Hiyali • Dus Abd al-Dawwar • Ekuriyah Abd al-Wajib • Emir Hatit Abd al-Wajib • Faridah bint Halah • Grima al-Auni min Kor • Hamid al-Bashshar • Inayah bint Iníam • Jayani al-Jasir • Kalin Abd al-Bas • Kemil Abd al-Jasir • Okin Abd al-Talibíilm • Rolf Trygveson • Shing Jaw-long • Suhailah al-Hawai