Our Inns and Taverns Handbook is now a Copper Bestseller on the DMs Guild

The Inns and Taverns Handbook from Cawood Publishing.

A practical handbook for any Dungeon Master. Choose from over 250 inns and taverns! Want more NPC descriptions and stats? Want encounter tables for each kind of inn and tavern? Want random events tables for inns and taverns? This handbook includes all of that and more…

The 82 page book includes:

  • Stats for over 250 inns and taverns
  • A tavern menu
  • Descriptions of numerous NPCs
  • Random events tables
  • Stats for numerous NPCs
  • Six encounter tables for each kind of inn and tavern (Squalid, Poor, Modest, Comfortable, Wealthy, and Aristocratic)
  • Six corresponding monster lists
  • Chase tables

*A printer-friendly version is available upon download








The new Travelers’ Handbook is available on the DMs Guild. Preview below.


The Travelers’ Handbook from Cawood Publishing (makers of the popular Dungeon Master’s Handbook found on the DMs Guild). This 80 page book is the fourth handbook we’ve published on the Guild.

Between exploring dungeons and fighting dragons, the heroes are on the move. Want information about the mechanics of traveling? Want to use some unique mounts? Need individual horses for the party members? Looking for many useful tables to help with the traveling aspect of adventures? All this and more can be found in our newest book.

The 80 page book includes:

  • Basic travel information/mechanics
  • Travel equipment table
  • 500 NPC descriptions
  • Hundreds of NPC stats
  • Vehicle tables (Land, Water, Air)
  • Mounts tables (Including a number of unique mounts)
  • Individual horse tables
  • Random events tables
  • Encounter tables and corresponding monster lists
  • Detailed individual treasure and treasure hoard tables

Written by Andrew Cawood

Illustrated by Ethan Myerson

Graphic Design (Maps) by Philip Stephen


Other DMs Guild products from Cawood Publishing:

The Dungeon Master’s Handbook

The Dungeon Master’s Handbook II

The Inns and Taverns Handbook

A Fifth Edition Campaign Setting from Cawood Publishing can be found at DriveThruRpg – The World of Myrr








The Dungeon Master’s Handbook II is now available on the DMs Guild

The Dungeon Master’s Handbook II from Cawood Publishing (makers of the Dungeon Master’s Handbook and the World of Myrr campaign setting)

Available on the DMs Guild


Another practical handbook for any Dungeon Master. Need more monsters? Need useful NPC monsters? Want easy-to-use treasure tables? Need more encounter tables? This book contains all of that and more.

The 94 page book includes:

  • Over 40 new monsters
  • Many NPC type monsters including; Archer, Arch Priest, Charlatan, Guide, Gypsy King/Queen, Holy Avenger, Hound Master, King/Queen, Mage Slayer, Mariner, Master Bard, Master Spy, Mercenary, Mounted Soldier, Mystic, Necromancer, Ragemaster, Sage, Sentinel, Squire, Steward, Urchin, Witch Hunter, Witch King/Queen
  • Over 30 pages of encounter tables and corresponding monster lists including; Aerial Encounters, Bridges, Fields, Houses, Planar Travel, Roads, Royal Courts, Ruins, Sea Caves, Temples, Tombs, Undersea Encounters, and Wizard Towers
  • Encounter tables and monster lists for the Curse of Strahd
  • Easy-to-use individual treasure and treasure hoard tables
  • Several advanced DM tips
  • A number of exciting chase tables
  • A table of useful NPC stats


Preview pages:




chase table