Adventuring Gear

This section describes items that have special rules or require further explanation.

Equipment Packs

The starting equipment you get from your class includes a collection of useful adventuring gear, put together in a pack. The contents of these packs are listed here. If you are buying your starting equipment, you can purchase a pack for the price shown, which might be cheaper than buying the items individually.

Burglar’s Pack (16gp). Includes a backpack, a bag of 1,000 ball bearings, 10 feet of string, a bell, 5 candles, a crowbar, a hammer, 10 pitons, a hooded lantern, 2 flasks ofoil, 5 days rations, a tinderbox, and a waterskin. The pack also has 50 feet of hempen rope strapped to the side of it.

Diplomat’s Pack (39 gp). Includes a chest, 2 cases for maps and scrolls, a set of fine clothes, a bottle of ink, an ink pen, a lamp, 2 flasks of oil, 5 sheets of paper, a vial of perfume, sealing wax, and soap.

Dungeoneer’s Pack (12 gp). Includes a backpack, a crowbar, a hammer, ‘iO pitons, ‘lO torches, a tinderbox, TO days of rations, and a waterskin. The pack also has 50 feet of hempen rope strapped to the side of it.

Entertainer’s Pack (40 gp). Includes a backpack, a bedroll, 2 costumes, 5 candles, 5 days of rations, a waterskin, and a disguise kit.

Explorer’s Pack (10 gp). includes a backpack, a bedroll, a mess kit, a tinderbox, 1O torches, 10 days of rations, and a waterskin. The pack also has 50 feet of hempen rope strapped to the side of it.

Priest’s Pack (19 gp). includes a backpack, a blanket, 10 candles, a tinderbox, an alms box, 2 blocks of incense, a censer, vestments, 2 days of rations, and a waterskin.

Scholar’s Pack (40 gp). includes a backpack, a book of lore, a bottle of ink, an ink pen, 10 sheets of parchment, a little bag of sand, and a small knife.

Container Capacity

Container Capacity
Backpack 1 cubic foot/30 pounds of gear
Barrel 40 gallons liquid, 4 cubic feet solid
Basket 2 cubic feet/40 pounds of gear
Bottle 1 1/2 pints liquid
Bucket 3 gallons liquid, 1/2 cubic foot solid
Chest 12 cubic feet/300 pounds of gear
Flask or tankard 1 pint liquid
Jug or pitcher 1 gallon liquid
Pot, iron 1 gallon liquid
Pouch 1/5 cubic foot/6 pounds of gear
Sack 1 cubic foot/30 pounds of gear
Vial 4 ounces liquid
Waterskin 4 pints liquid

You can also strap items, such as a bedroll or a coil of rope, to the outside of a backpack.

Equipment Table

Item Cost Weight
Abacus 2 gp 2 lb.
Acid (vial) 25 gp 1 lb.
Alchemist’s Fire (flask) 50 gp 1 lb.
Ammunition: Arrows (20) 1 gp 1 lb.
Ammunition: Blowgun needles (50) 1 gp 1 lb.
Ammunition: Crossbow bolts (20) 1 gp 1 1/2 lb.
Ammunition: Sling bullets (20) 4 cp 1 1/2 lb.
Antitoxin (vial) 50 gp  
Arcane Focus: Crystal 10 gp 1 lb.
Arcane Focus: Orb 20 gp 3 lb.
Arcane Focus: Rod 10 gp 2 lb.
Arcane Focus: Staff 5 gp 4 lb.
Arcane Focus: Wand 10 gp 1 lb.
Backpack 2 gp 5 lb.
Ball Bearings (bag of 1,000) 1 gp 2 lb.
Barrel 2 gp 70 lb.
Basket 4 sp 2 lb.
Bedroll 1 gp 7 lb.
Bell 1 gp  
Blanket 5 sp 3 lb.
Block and Tackle 1 gp 5 lb.
Book 25 gp 5 lb.
Bottle, glass 2 gp 2 lb.
Bucket 5 cp 2 lb.
Caltrops (bag of 20) 1 gp 2 lb.
Candle 1 cp  
Case, Crossbow Bolt 1 gp 1 lb.
Case, Map or Scroll 1 gp 1 lb.
Chain (10 feet) 5 gp 10 lb.
Chalk (1 piece) 1 cp  
Chest 5 gp 25 lb.
Climber’s Kit 25 gp 12 lb.
Clothes, common 5 sp 3 lb.
Clothes, costume 5 gp 4 lb.
Clothes, fine 15 gp 6 lb.
Clothes, traveler‘s 2 gp 4 lb.
Component Pouch 25 gp 2 lb.
Crowbar 2 gp 5 lb.
Druidic Focus: Sprig of mistletoe 1 gp  
Druidic Focus: Totem 1 gp  
Druidic Focus: Wooden staff 5 gp 4 lb.
Druidic Focus: Yew wand 10 gp 1 lb.
Fishing Tackle 1 gp 4 lb.
Flask or tankard 2 cp 1 lb.
Grappling hook 2 gp 4 lb.
Hammer 1 gp 3 lb.
Hammer, sledge 2 gp 10 lb.
Healer’s Kit 5 gp 3 lb.
Holy Symbol: Amulet 5 gp 1 lb.
Holy Symbol: Emblem 5 gp  
Holy Symbol: Reliquary 5 gp 2 lb.
Holy Water (flask) 25 gp 1 lb.
Hourglass 25 gp 1 lb.
Hunting Trap 5 gp 25 lb.
Ink (1 ounce bottle) 10 gp  
Ink pen 2 cp  
Jug or pitcher 2 cp 4 lb.
Ladder (10-foot) 1 sp 25 lb.
Lamp 5 sp 1 lb.
Lantern, Bullseye 10 gp 2 lb.
Lantern, Hooded 5 gp 2 lb.
Lock 10 gp 1 lb.
Magnifying Glass 100 gp  
Manacles 2 gp 6 lb.
Mess Kit 2 sp 1 lb.
Mirror, steel 5 gp 1/2 lb.
Oil (flask) 1 sp 1 lb.
Paper (one sheet) 2 sp  
Parchment (one sheet) 1 sp  
Perfume (vial) 5 gp  
Pick, miner’s 2 gp 10 lb.
Piton 5 cp 1/4 lb.
Poison, Basic (vial) 100 gp  
Pole (10-foot) 5 cp 7 lb.
Pot, iron 2 gp 10 lb.
Potion of Healing 50 gp 1/2 lb.
Pouch 5 sp 1 lb.
Quiver 1 gp 1 lb.
Ram, Portable 4 gp 35 lb.
Rations (1 day) 5 sp 2 lb.
Robes 1 gp 4 lb.
Rope, hempen (50 feet) 1 gp 10 lb.
Rope, silk (50 feet) 10 gp 5 lb.
Sack 1 cp 1/2 lb.
Scale, Merchant’s 5 gp 3 lb.
Sealing wax 5 sp  
Shovel 2 gp 5 lb.
Signal whistle 5 cp  
Signet ring 5 gp  
Soap 2 cp  
Spellbook 50 gp 3 lb.
Spikes, iron (10) 1 gp 5 lb.
Spyglass 1,000 gp 1 lb.
Tent, two-person 2 gp 20 lb.
Tinderbox 5 sp 1 lb.
Torch 1 cp 1 lb.
Vial 1 gp  
Waterskin 2 sp 5 lb. (full)
Whetstone 1 cp 1 lb.