A sequel to Making of a Mage, Elminster in Myth Drannor takes place shortly afterwards. In this novel, Elminster. Main article: Elminster in Myth Drannor Elminster follows the edict of Mystra to enter the forest of Cormanthor. Compre o livro ELMINSTER IN MYTH DRANNOR na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e importados.

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She eventually finds her way to Marsember and becomes involved in the intrigues of the Cormyrean nation. It appears that the Elves are mankind’s KKK.

Elminster 2 by Ed Greenwood. What does this price mean?

Not to worry, Mystra will save the day. The book details the ancient elven society and its myh, as well as highlighting Elminster’s continued magical studies, as he serves as an apprentice to a cruel and powerful wizard. Elminster — The Making of a Mage.

Show More Show Less. The coolest stuff was seeing the city of Cormanthyr myyh its prime, but it was a lot like power corrupted Nertherese cities; somewhat ridiculous with magic, with good and bad elves fight with each other.

Greenwood himself was included in the stories as a character, sequestered in hidden locations in order to eavesdrop and take the notes from which the stories were supposedly written later.

Elminster in Myth Drannor by Ed Greenwood

Elminster’s allies included the Harpersthe other Chosen of Mystra especially the Simbuland his scribe Lhaeo. Play still continues in this long-running campaign, and Ed also keeps busy producing Realmslore for various TSR publications.


I realise being “The Chosen” of Mystra has its advantages, but every time he invoked the goddesses name she answered. I actually went and re-read it a few years ago I first read it in high school and I thought it was better on the second go-round. The Mythal wasn’t laid until the very end of the book, and there are no adventures of his in the book.

Forgotten Realms Novel: Elminster in Myth Drannor by Ed Greenwood (1998, Hardcover)

Feb 02, Nick rated it it was ok. Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. When the party finally crushes Gothmenes, Elminster is rescued from the Abyss as the drannpr return reality to normal. He doesn’t have any agency. This article has multiple issues.

Elminster – Wikipedia

Read to the end, and you’ll even find out where the epminster originates. Elminster aids the player’s party from Limbo, offering advice and direction and shuttling them back and forth between the dimensions they must travel in order to undo Bane’s plot. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. What’s worse, he is utterly unnecessary, and all he does is plunder and is then saved by Mystra.

Sure, Elminster is given the task to go to Cormanthyr and the book begins with great promise. Absolutely nothing wrong with it, except that the last third felt overly rushed, and a little like Greenwood hadn’t really planned much past the first half of the book.


Might have been a better story with the editor telling him Ed Greenwood has some very awkward ways of writing lust and romance into things. They worked together frequently, eventually forming a gang dubbed the Velvet Hands in opposition to another local gang, the Moonclaws, who were servants of the magelords. Another aspect of the book was the fact that he was pretty much superior in all ways.

As an adult, I enjoyed the first third ishwas fairly satisfied with the next third ishand by that point realised that everything had appeared to go downhill. I often found myself restless after less than a page of reading. I would have rather spent the money on another Cunningham book.

I have never read, and will probably never read, any of the other books in the series. I’m really starting to like Ed Greenwood’s writing. The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: Refresh and try again. Much like Indiana Jones in “Raiders of the Lost Ark” I couldn’t help but shake the feeling that events would eominster played out more or less as they did even if Elminster had not been in the story.