Yeti (Dungeons & Dragons)
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The yeti first appeared in The Strategic Review #3 (August 1975).
The yeti appeared in second edition in the Monstrous Compendium Volume One (1989), and reprinted in the Monstrous Manual (1993). The yeti appeared as a player character race in Dragon #265 (November 1999).
The yeti appeared in third edition in Dungeon #84 (November 2001). The yeti also appeared in Oriental Adventures (2001), and Frostburn: Mastering the Perils of Ice and Snow (2004), which also included the abominable yeti.
Yeti hunt in cold hills and mountains.
Typical physical characteristics
Yetis are large bipedal beasts covered in white fur.
A yeti is usually neutral in alignment.
The yeti of Dungeons & Dragons is based on the yeti of Himalayan legend.[no citations needed here]
- Gygax, Gary. Monster Manual (TSR, 1977)
- Kiefer, Thomas. "The Ecology of the Yeti." Dragon #127 (TSR, 1987)
- Cook, David, et al. Monstrous Compendium Volume One (TSR, 1989)
- Stewart, Doug, ed. Monstrous Manual (TSR, 1993)
- Brown, Lloyd III. "Primitive PC's." Dragon #265 (TSR, 1999)
- Wyatt, James. Oriental Adventures (Wizards of the Coast, 2001)
- Baur, Wolfgang, James Jacobs, and George Strayton. Frostburn. (Wizards of the Coast, 2004)
- Mearls, Mike, Greg Bilsland, and Robert J. Schwalb. Monster Manual 3. Renton, WA: Wizards of the Coast, 2010