* '''Published:''' November 1991 * '''Publisher:''' TSR * '''Author:''' Aaron Allston * '''Format:''' Hardback, 210 pages * '''Rules:''' Classic D&D * '''Product:''' * [[https://www.acaeum.com/ddindexes/setpages/expert.html|Acaeum: D&D Expert Set & Cyclopedia]] * [[https://www.acaeum.com/ddindexes/setpages/foreign/cyclopediafor.html|Acaeum: Foreign Editions]] * [[http://rpggeek.com/rpgitem/46114/dungeons-dragons-rules-cyclopedia|RPG Geek]] * [[http://index.rpg.net/display-entry.phtml?mainid=2946|RPG Net]] * [[http://tomeoftreasures.com/tot_dnd/corerules/rulescyclopedia.htm|Tome of Treasures]] * [[http://tsr.bothgunsblazing.com/dd/dd-rc.htm|TSR Archive]] * [[wp>Dungeons & Dragons Rules Cyclopedia|Wikipedia]] * '''Review:''' * [[http://grognardia.blogspot.co.uk/2009/07/in-praise-of-rules-cyclopedia.html|Grognardia]]
Wheter you're a player or a Dungeon Master, the DUNGEONS & DRAGONS Rules Cyclopedia is now the comprehensive sourcebook you need for the original fantasy role-playing game! For ages 12 and up, the Cyclopedia contains the complete game system and hundreds of features including:
* All the rules from the D&D boxed set series, including ''[[basic_rules|Basic]]'', ''[[expert_rules|Expert]]'', ''[[companion_rules|Companion]]'', and ''[[master_rules|Masters]]''. * Guidelines to develop and play characters from levels 1-36. * Comprehensive lists of weaponry and equipment. * Expansion rules including optional skills and talents. * An overview of the Known World and the HOLLOW WORLD game settings, the official D&D campaign world; and Rules to convert D&D game characters in AD&D 2nd Edition game statistics and back again.
Fully compatible with the new DUNGEONS & DRAGONS Boxed Set, this volume allows players the full scope of fantasy role-playing from the dungeons to the Outer Planes. Now, more than ever, the DUNGEONS & DRAGONS game is ready and waiting for you!