* '''Published:''' 1st June 2005 * '''Publisher:''' Wizards of the Coast * '''Author:''' Eric L. Boyd * '''Format:''' 160 page hardback * '''Rules:''' D&D 3.5 Edition * '''Wizards of the Coast:''' * [[http://archive.wizards.com/default.asp?x=dnd/ag/20050610b|Art Gallery]] * [[http://archive.wizards.com/default.asp?x=dnd/ex/20050601a|Excerpts]] * [[http://archive.wizards.com/default.asp?x=dnd/ag/20050622a|Map Gallery]] * [[http://archive.wizards.com/default.asp?x=dnd/we/20050928a|Web Enhancement: Noble Houses of Waterdeep]] * [[http://archive.wizards.com/default.asp?x=dnd/we/20060503a|Web Enhancement II: Environs of Waterdeep]] * '''Product:''' * [[http://forgottenrealms.wikia.com/wiki/City_of_Splendors:_Waterdeep|Forgotten Realms Wiki]] * [[http://rpggeek.com/rpgitem/48861/city-of-splendors-waterdeep|RPG Geek]] * [[http://index.rpg.net/display-entry.phtml?mainid=469|RPG Net]] * '''Reviews:''' * [[http://www.guildcompanion.com/scrolls/2005/sep/reviewwaterdeep.html|The Guild Companion]]
The first in-depth look at Waterdeep, the shining jewel of the Forgotten Realms setting, in many years.
City of Splendors: Waterdeep offers an in-depth examination of the great city of Waterdeep in the Forgotten Realms setting. An overview of the city includes history, a who's who, information on laws, and rules for running and playing in a Waterdhavian campaign. Information on the people of Waterdeep covers non-player characters, arcane schools, armed forces, guilds, nobility, prestige classes specific to the city, and more. Also included in the book are discussions of specific Waterdeep locales, adventure locales, and new monsters. An extensive appendix gives information on new equipment, magic items, psionic powers, poisons, spells, and more.