Beginner Box (First Edition)
|Author(s)||Jason Bulmahn and Sean K Reynolds|
|Publisher||Paizo Publishing, LLC|
|Binding||Box with softcover books|
|Pages||64 (Hero's Handbook)|
96 (Game Master's Guide)
16 (Transition Guide; 2nd printing only)
|Series||Pathfinder Roleplaying Game|
|Awards|| – Best Cover Art (2012)|
– Best Production Values (2012)
– Product of the Year (2012)
|Errata||1st printing: Included in the GM Kit PDF|
|Extras||GM Kit PDF|
Player Pack PDF
Beginner Box Bash Demo quests PDF
Beginner Box Bash Demos Part 2 PDF
Pathfinder Society Character Creation Guide PDF
Pathfinder Society Kids' Track PDF
Character Sheet PDFs
Pregenerated Character PDFs
|Artwork from Beginner Box (First Edition)|
This article covers the Pathfinder First Edition Beginner Box. For the Pathfinder Second Edition equivalent, see Beginner Box (Second Edition).
The Beginner Box, a Pathfinder Roleplaying Game product designed for new players, was released in October 2011. It won the Gold 2012 Product of the Year ENnie Award, as well as Gold ENnie Awards for best cover art and best production values. It is in its second printing, which was published in November 2013.
|“||Take your first step into an exciting world of fantasy adventure with the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Beginner Box! Within you'll find simple rules to create and customize your own hero, as well as a robust system to run your character through challenging adventures and deadly battles against villainous monsters like goblins and dragons!
Will you be a courageous fighter who masters weapons and armor to cut a trail of destruction through your enemies? A wise cleric who calls upon the power of the gods to heal your allies and burn enemies with sacred fire? A witty rogue able to disarm traps and strike with deadly accuracy? A brilliant wizard whose magical powers bring foes to their knees? All the details of your character are yours to control. The only limit is your imagination!
The Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Beginner Box is packed with everything you need to get started with the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, an imaginative tabletop fantasy adventure game for 2–5 players. Scores of monsters, challenges, and advice give gamers the tools to create their own worlds and adventure, providing countless hours of gaming excitement. With streamlined rules and a focus on action-packed heroic adventure, this deluxe boxed set is the ideal introduction to the world of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, and the best starting point for a lifetime of pulse-pounding adventure!
The Pathfinder RPG Beginner Box includes:
This exciting boxed set contains everything a new gamer needs to get started with the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, the smash hit RPG system that has taken tabletop gaming by storm. From dice to game pawns to simply stated rules, this box is the ideal entry point to the world of Pathfinder.
List of bundled pawns
- Beginner Box Heroes Miniatures Set
- Haunted Dungeon Flip-Mat, the source of the bundled flip-mat's map side.