* '''Published:''' 1st August 1987 * '''Publisher:''' TSR * '''Author:''' Ed Greenwood, Jeff Grubb * '''Format:''' boxed set (96 page Players Guide to the Realms, 96 Page DM's Lorebook, poster maps of the heartlands of the Realms, transparent hex overlays for adventuring) * '''Rules:''' AD&D 1st Edition * '''Product:''' * [[http://forgottenrealms.wikia.com/wiki/Forgotten_Realms_Campaign_Set|Forgotten Realms Wiki]] * [[https://rpggeek.com/rpgitem/49013/forgotten-realms-campaign-set|RPG Geek]] * [[https://index.rpg.net/display-entry.phtml?mainid=5042|RPG Net]] * [[http://tsr.bothgunsblazing.com/fr/frbox.htm|TSR Archive]] * [[wp>Forgotten_Realms_Campaign_Set#1st_edition|Wikipedia: Forgotten Realms Campaign Set: 1st edition]] * '''Reviews:''' * [[http://grognardia.blogspot.co.uk/2009/09/retrospective-forgotten-realms-campaign.html|Grognadia]] * [[http://www.rpg.net/reviews/archive/classic/rev_5038.phtml|RPG Net (Jake)]] * [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9P7rsKJFtk|YouTube (21solo)]] * [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSubKrQVrjA|YouTube (The Gentleman Gamer)]]
Within this box is everything needed to visit the fabulous Forgotten Realms. The 96-page player's book contains entries on all known areas, cities, people, and things, presented in alphabetical order. Numerous maps outline the more well-known cities and lands. The 96-page DM's book contains all the information pertinent to running a campaign set in this fantasy world, from how to bring existing characters into the Forgotten Realms to two complete introductory mini-adventures to a listing of known magical texts and the magics contained therein. Four full-color maps show the entire lands and details of the more well-known areas. Adventuring rules specific to the Forgotten Realms have been included.
Everything you need is here - save for your imagination