Dragon issue 250, The Deep, was released in October of 1998. It contained the following articles related to the Forgotten Realms:

Heroes of the SeaEdit

By James Wyatt, illustrated by Bob Klasnich. pp. 26-35

This article gives information for player character races from the depths of the sea in emulation of the The Complete Book of Humanoids.[citation template]



Warships of the SeaEdit

By Keith Francis Strohm, illustrated by Roger Raupp, David Kooharian, and Diesel. pp. 44-52

This article expands upon Of Ships and the Sea with information about more modern sailing ships, rules for cannons and a glossary of nautical terms.[citation template]


Brigantine • CarrackCutter • Fluyt • Frigate • Galleass • Galleon • Lugger • Pinnace • Sloop

Sunken FortunesEdit

By Steve Berman, illustrated by L. A. Williams. pp. 64-68

All about looting sunken ships.[citation template]


Burnishing handWaterlightWreck compassThale passageFresh surroundings

Wyrms of the North: Nymmurh, The Wyrm Who WatchesEdit

By Ed Greenwood, illustrated by Storn Cook. pp. 80-84

This article describes the ancient bronze dragon Nymmurh, the mysterious Wyrm Who Watches, who had particular ties to a noble Waterdhavian family.[citation template]



The Dragon's Bestiary: Aquatic CreaturesEdit

By Johnathan Richards, illustrated by Stephen Schwartz. p. 88–90

A small menagerie of new aquatic creatures.[citation template]

Arcane Lore: Secrets of the Arch-GeomancerEdit

By Paul Fraser, illustrated by Steven Schwartz. pp. 92-94

This article reveals magical secrets of the geomancer Tisan Balshareska and her spellbook, the Kitab al-Asfr, from Al-Qadim's Ruined Kingdoms region.[citation template]


Dusting the rockCone of earthEntombment

Bazaar of the Bizarre: Magic with ClassEdit

By Lloyd Brown III, illustrated by Jim Crabtree. pp. 96–99

Magic items for specific classes.[citation template]

ProFiles: Tracy HickmanEdit

By Allen Varney. p. 120

A profile of author Tracy Hickman and his projects.[citation template]



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