A d20 System Sourcebook for Dungeons & Dragons 3rd Edition
First Printing: October 2002
from the back cover:
Pages Stained with Unspeakable Knowledge
This sourcebook for D&D game is intended for mature audiences and provides a Dungeon Masters with unflinching access to subject matter that will broaden any campaign. Included is a detailed look at the nature of evil and the complex chellenges of confronting the many dilemmas found within its deepest shadows. Along with wicked spells, wondrous items, and artifacts, the Book of Vile Darkness also provides descriptions and statistics for a host of abominable monsters, archdevils, and demon princes to pit against the nolblest of heroes.