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. ERIC BOYD is a software developer who has written extensively about the Forgotten Realms setting for Wizards of the Coast, Inc. His most recent credits include "Lost Empires of Faerun"(TM), "Faiths & Pantheons"(TM), "Races of Faerun"(TM), and "Serpent Kingdoms"(TM).