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    Collector's Edition FAQ by ADate

    Updated: 03/18/01 | Printable Version | Search This Guide

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    By Aden Date
    
    Welcome all. This guide is my first, so please excuse the average quality of 
    it. This guide is for those of us who own Baulders gate II-Collectors 
    edition. Buy purchasing this version of BGII you can weild 10 new (and 
    extrmely powerful) items. The guide will also cover what extra "specials" 
    you get for purchasing this. For those of you who do not yet own a copy of 
    BGII, be sure to hunt down a collectors edition.
    
    CHAPTER I - Why get the collectors edition?
    1) You will recieve lots of cool stuff
    2) You can use 10 new items
    3) Has alot of resale value!
    4) There are only 7000 collectors editions worldwide out of over 1000000 
    total copies!!
    
    CHAPTER II - What do i get with BGII collectors edition?
    1) A limited edition picture of a BGII character
    2) 4 Character cards - Jon Irenicus, Bohdi, Ellisime and Imoen.
    3) Special box with your number out of 7000 (mine is 2785)
    4) The 4 Cd's in full color, aswell as a Collectors edition CD.
    5) The new items
    
    CHAPTER III - What to do once i've got my Collectors edition
    1) Install Baulders gate II as normal.
    2) Install the collectors edition CD.
    
    CHAPTER IV - Where can i find the new weapons?
    In the adventurers mart (At Waukeen's promenade) on the top floor, Talk to 
    the woman named diedre. Although you have immediate access to the items, you 
    will need to save up ALOT of money before you can even afford the cheapest 
    of the items. Just talk to her and say Yes to her question.
    
    CHAPTER V - The items and their stats
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    ( 1 ) Dak'kons Zerth blade (26600GP)
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    INFO - This sword was the choice weapon of the famous Githzerai Dak'kon. 
    Dak'kon was was killed by a powerful entity while working for a creature 
    known as the "Nameless one"
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - +1 Armour class bonus
    - Allows you to memorize an extra mage spell for the first four levels.
    STATISTICS
    THAC0      - +2 Bonus
    Damage      - 1d10+2
    Damage Type - Slashing
    Weight      - 4
    Speed       - 2
    Proficiency - Katana
    Type        - One handed
    Strength Req- 6
    Not usable  - Druid, Cleric and Mage.
    
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    ( 2 ) Sensate amulet (19600GP)
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    INFO - This amulet originates in the city of Sigil where it was forged by 
    the society of sensation. It was given out to the most loyal senstates to 
    protect them when they travelled the planes looking for new experiences
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - 5 Additional Hit Points
    - 2 Additional Charisma Points
    - Permanent protection form evil
    USEABLE BY CLERICS ONLY
    
    
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    ( 3 ) Harp of Pandemonium (19600GP)
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    INFO - Ravel was a powerful night hag that lived in the city o Sigil. 
    Somehow she angered the lady of Pain and imprisoned Ravel in a magical maze. 
    Where the night hag would be trapped for all time. The harp was one of the 
    many artifacts that Ravel left behind.
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - 3 times a day can cause pandemonium: All enemies must make a Save.vs spell 
    or be tossed away from the user an be confused for 3 rounds.
    USEABLE BY BARDS ONLY
    
    
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    ( 4 ) Harmonium halberd (NOT AS GOOD AS THE WAVE) (14000GP)
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    INFO - A weapon normally given outh to thr most important of Harmonium 
    captains. The Harmonium is a faction based out of the planar city known a 
    'Sigil'.
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - +1 Strength Point
    - -1 Wisdom Point
    - -1 Intellegence Point
    STATISTICS
    THAC0      - +3 Bonus
    Damage      - 1d10+3
    Damage Type - Piercing
    Weight      - 12
    Speed       - 9
    Proficiency - Halberd
    Type        - Two handed
    Strength Req- 11
    Not usable  - Druid, Cleric, Theif and Mage.
    
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    ( 5 ) Vhaliors Helm (29400GP)
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    INFO - This helmet was worn by a mysterious warrior. The warrior was 
    destroyed while helping a creture known as 'Nameless one'
    SPECIAL ABILITIES -
    Cast simulacrum (once per day)
    STATISTICS
    - +1 Armour class bonus
    - Weight 2
    NOT USEABLE BY MAGE,BARD OR THIEF.
    
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    ( 6 ) Plate of Balduran (49000GP)
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    INFO - This plate was worn by the famous hero Balduran. It is part of a set 
    that was stolen from a museum.
    STATISTICS -
    - 4 Additional Hit Points
    - 1 Additional Charisma point
    - Armor class SET to -1 (WOW!)
    - Weight of 50
    - Requires 15 strength
    CANT BE USED BY DRUID, MAGE, THEIF OR BARD.
    
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    ( 7 ) Mercykiller ring (14000GP)
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    INFO - This rare ring was given to assasins of a cult known as the 
    Mercykillers. It was given when an assasin was to perform a special 'task' 
    for the assasins.
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - +20% to set snares
    - +20% to hide in shadows
    - +20% to move silent
    
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    ( 8 ) Robe of Venca (28000GP)
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    INFO - This robe was worn by an extremely powerful lich, and although it is 
    powerful it doesnt even come close to the power of the hand and eye of the 
    lich.
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - Armour class set to 5 (Good for mages)
    - Casting speed improved by 4
    - +10 magic resistance
    - Weight of 3
    ONLY USEABLE BY MAGE (All classes, including DUAL and MULTI)
    
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    ( 9 ) Sword of Balduran (19600GP)
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    INFO - This sword was wielded by the famous hero Balduran. It is part of a 
    set that was stolen from a museum.
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - +10% to lore
    - +10 magic resistance
    STATISTICS
    THAC0      - +2 Bonus
    Damage      - 1d8+2
    Damage Type - Slashing
    Weight      - 3
    Speed       - 3
    Proficiency - Long sword
    Type        - One handed
    Strength Req- 5
    Not usable  - Druid, Cleric and Mage.
    
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    ( 10 ) Plate of Balduran (22400GP)
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    INFO - This plate was worn by the famous hero Balduran. It is part of a set 
    that was stolen from a museum.
    SPECIAL ABILITIES
    - Reflects beholder rays
    STATISTICS -
    - -1 Strength penalty                                    _____
    - Armor class bonus of 4                     /\         |     \
    - Weight of 5                               /  \        |   _  \
    - Requires 12 strength                     /    \       |  | \  |
    UNUSABLE BY DRUID, MAGE, THEIF OR BARD.    /______\      |  |_/  |
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    Well that is all. I hope my guide has helped you in some way, if you need 
    help on something to do with the collectors edition EMAIL me at -
    
    Charisma_Psyche@hotmail.com
    
    If you ask me something that is asked in the guide then i will not reply, 
    use that as a way of saying "look again dummy!"
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