14 items Complete list of all D&D spells, rulebooks, feats, classes and more!. Drow of the Underdark is the name of two supplemental rules books for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, providing supplementary game . It is meant to be used with 1st Edition Advanced Dungeons and Dragons rules and the Menzoberranzan boxed set, FOR2 Drow of the Underdark, and Drizzt.

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Drow – Wikipedia

Over time, the remaining elves turned into drow by powerful magic, and at this time any elf who is evil enough can spontaneously turn into a drow. They are created by the unholy union between an ascending high priestess of the drow goddess Lolth and a glabrezu. The third module in the series, G3 Hall of the Fire Giant Kingagain mentions the party’s need to find out whatever is behind the giants’ alliance, and this time mentions the drow specifically by name.

Although most of the action takes place deep within caverns of the Underdark, there is no fear, mystery or suspense. Through the events that transpired in War of the Spider Queen series, she transformed herself into a greater goddess as she is depicted now in 4th edition, the Demonweb Pits becoming its own plane.

It introduces several drow subtypes including aquatic drow and vupdrax or winged drow plus fleshes out drow life, such as how they treat slaves of the various fantasy types like elves and humans. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. There is also a subgroup called the umbragenor shadow elves, who worship the Mockery in the form of a scorpion god and Khyber or the Umbra, the Consuming Shadow, for whom the umbragen are named; the umbragen dwell underground beneath Xen’drik and are noted for producing many warlocks and soulknives.

Dalamara student of Raistlin Majereis the most notable of Krynn ‘s dark elves. Lolth Lloth in the drow languagethe Demon Queen of Spidersis the chief goddess of drow elves. Several elven sub-races are described in the book, including gray elves, wood elves, wild elves, and valley elves; the dark elves are described as the most divergent sub-race, and dark elf player characters are considered outcasts from their homeland, either by choice, differing from the standard chaotic evil alignment of the race, or having lost in some family-wide power struggle.


Drow society, being strongly matriarchal, allows the females to hold all positions of power in the government, and to choose and discard mates freely. The history of the drow within the game is revealed; in ages past, the elves were torn by discord and warfare, driving out from their surface lands their selfish and cruel members, who sought safety in the underworld.

The term “half-drow” usually refers to one who is half drow and half human. Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. This chapter contains new mundane, alchemical, and magic items, along with poisons, magic-infused poisons, and artifacts.

Included among them are their immunity to Ghoul paralysis ; natural resistance to sleep and charm magic; and the surface elves’ natural bonuses for swords and bow. The drow appears in the Monster Manual for this edition Drow fighters are required to go through rigorous training in their youth, and those who fail are put to death.

Some communities of drow worship other gods like Vhaeraun or Eilistraeeand thus, their hierarchy changes, reverses the roles of males and females, or such as in the case of Drkw even approaching something like a workable, progressive society.

Draegloths are half- demonhalf drow monstrosities.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The drow are well adapted to seeing in the dark, and they loathe, are terrified of, and are easily blinded by the light of the surface.

Retrieved January 20, The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: In those various settings, the drow pantheon of gods consists of the leader Lolth, as well as KiaransaleeVhaeraunand Zinzerena and also the one good goddess Eilistraee. There have been encounters with non-evil drow, but these are distrusted as much as their brethren, due to their reputation. Archived from the original on Views Read Edit View history.


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Schwalband Greg A. Dark Sun Dark Sun: The only interesting character is Gromph, the bitter and twisted archmage, and he rarely makes an appearance after the opening.

Wake of the Ravager Dark Sun Online: Drpw initially appears as a beautiful elven woman who offers to lead the series’ heroes through an underground passage to escape a horde of monsters. In the Dragonlance setting, Drow do not exist; rather, “dark elves” are elves unserdark have been cast out by the other elves for various crimes, such as worship of the evil deities. The book notes that drow player characters have a large number of benefits while suffering few disadvantages, but that “the major disadvantage to being a drow is being a drow.

Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: They are able to communicate using vrow silent language composed of hand movements, and when coupled with facial and body expression, movement, and posture, this form of communication is the equal of any spoken language.

Half-drow are the result of crossbreeding between another race and a drow, and share characteristics of both. They are described as chaotic evil in alignmentand highly intelligent.

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Their hearing and vision are better than that of a human being and they are difficult to sneak up on because of this. Also, drow weapons and armor usually inddx of adamantite or another metal unique to the Underdark slowly lose their magical properties if exposed to the sun. The symbol for most drow is a spider, and they often take the mage or acolyte classes. They are sacred creatures to the Lolthites and are usually treated with respect.

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