The Arcanum is a fantasy role-playing game (RPG) originally published by Bard Games, set in The origin of both the “Complete Series” and eventual “Atlantean Trilogy” came out of a (Jerry D. Grayson) owns the rights to The Lexicon and The Bestiary, the original follow on books will not be released by ZiLa Games. THE LEXICON is the cyclopedia and atlas of the Atlantean world, and the second book of Bard Games’ ATLANTEAN TRILOGY (the companion volumes being. I soon found the Bestiary and the Lexicon published in one book (I don’t If the Atlantean Trilogy is at the dawn of the world, Talislanta takes.

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If the Atlantean Trilogy is at the dawn of the world, Talislanta takes place at twilight, well after the Atlantean Cataclysms and the ice ages that followed. This site uses cookies.

Return to Book Page. In combat, it is also impossible to cast anything atlanteann than a first level spell, due to the stress and frenzy of battle. American role-playing games Fantasy role-playing games Role-playing games introduced in Tabletop games.

Illustrations in the books include ink drawings by artist Bill Sienkiewicz. Join the adventure today, attempting to overthrow or rescue Atlantis’ great empire.

RPG Archive: Atlantean Trilogy

Thanks for posting this. Blog Stats 76, hits. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. All of this gave the game a definite flavor, a “feel” to it. Just a moment while we sign you in lexucon your Goodreads account. Game Judges will note that certain remote areas of the world have deliberately been described in vague or speculative terms. The entire earth is described. At first level, all spellcasters get every first level spell from their school of magic.


In a recent post I helped explore the meme of 15 games in 15 minutes. You didn’t have the bog-standard choices for races — you now had Druas Dark Elves, before anyone else ever didAesir giantsZephyr like ordinary people with huge eagle wingsand Andaman half-human, half beast.

A brief history of the world leixcon be found in Chapter One. Howard’s Hyborian Age even going so far as to use some of the names, themselves taken from ancient history atlantsan, but everything was ripped from myth and folklore and ancient cultures.

Encounter the strange and wondrous inhabitants of a bygone age in the Bestiary. Shannon Lewis rated it really liked it Mar 10, About Stephan Michael Sechi.

April 3, at lsxicon I picked up the Death’s Edge version so hopefully that stays true to what sounds like an excellent system. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. GeekGold Bonus for All Supporters at year’s end: To ask other readers questions about The Lexiconplease sign up.

Ben Eastaugh and Chris Sternal-Johnson. Inthe rights to The Arcanum were purchased by K. Michaelcob on My Resolutions. You are commenting using your WordPress. The skill list not only included Martial Arts, several different sub-types of Acrobatics, but also Knife Throwing, which gave you trilogyy ability to “call” your shot to any location, including throat, heart, etc. A proto-edition of the rules for character classes professionsmagic, and alchemy were published as supplements for any fantasy role playing game a phrase often used in the s to mean Dungeons and Dragons in Its basic mechanics, however, are FAR easier than Rolemaster’s, more consistent than that of TSR’s Dungeons and Dragons series, and overall actually more comprehensive as well.


Your post has inspired me to get back on the stick and finish it up. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. They changed the game to a series of suggested templates, spells that are created from different “elements” that combine to create specific effects, and a different system more based on the one found in Talislanta.

The setting features detailed information for concepts such as alchemical scripts and properties, ciphers, symbols, wards and runes. Alignment was handled a bit differently, too.

The Lexicon: Atlas of the Lost World of Atlantis by Stephan Michael Sechi

The Lexicon was the atlas of the antediluvean world. The Atlantean Trilogy Average Rating: I first discovered this in through a friend who was visiting from California at the time.

Newer Post Older Post Home. New races such as the Bastai cat-warriors and the Atlanteans appear, new prestige classes Artificer, Orphean, Resonant, Spellbane and six new feats atkantean use with them.