NPC Guide, a sourcebook by Jason Bulmahn, Christopher Paul Carey, Crystal Frasier, Jesse Heinig, James Jacobs, Jonathan H. Keith, Hal Maclean, Rob McCreary, Erik Mona, Tim Nightengale, Jeff Quick, Sean K Reynolds, F. Wesley Schneider, Amber Scott, James L. Sutter, John Wick, and Hank Woon, was released in March 2010.
|Scores of Characters!Save yourself some number crunching and use this collection of 91 fully statted and ready-to-run nonplayer characters. Whether you need a veteran Pathfinder, an eccentric Red Mantis assassin, an undead-hating Nexian mage, or just a rough-and-tumble thug, this book does the dirty work for you!
Characters in this book include:
|An ex-Pathfinder who gave up the sword and his wayfinder when his exploits resulted in the death of an innocent boy who wanted to follow in his footsteps.
|A hedonistic, roguish but dangerous young swordlord from Brevoy.
|A captain in the Steel Falcons branch of the Andoren Eagle Knights, known as the "Steel Fox" by making numerous raids against neighboring Cheliax.
|A genius level orc warlord from the Hold of Belkzen who plots against the lands of men.
|A Chelaxian spy-master in the Hellknight Order of the Scourge and arch-enemy of Ries Cuprianas.
|A ruthless merchant lord from Druma and devout follower of the Prophecies of Kalistrade.
|A former aristocrat from Galt who lost everything in the revolution, and now spends his days wandering the Inner Sea with a cult of Varisians, seeking to reunite the fragments of a long-lost and evil symphony.
|A power-hungry ghast priest of Zon-Kuthon from the undead land of Geb.
|A scout of Hermea, assigned to the Inner Sea to seek out participants in the great utopian experiment of the gold dragon Mengkare.
|A ruthless and skilled agent and granddaughter of Baba Yaga from the frozen lands of Irrisen, feared throughout the Lands of the Linnorm Kings. She can sometimes be found south of the frozen North seeking rare artifacts and valuable information.
|A Katapeshi pesh dealer and master of disguise.
|A demon-hunting elf from Kyonin with an embarrassing secret.
|A barbarian mercenary of the Lands of the Linnorm Kings impersonating a dead prince, Bjorn quests to reclaim the throne of his new name and set to rest the prince's spirit in Valhalla.
|An ambitious young mammoth hunter from the Realm of the Mammoth Lords.
|Etham al Saleem
|Jaren the Jinx
|A bad-tempered sahuagin of the Sodden Lands.