Fill your Dungeons & Dragons games with pesky goblins and mighty dragons for players to battle or beguile, outwit or outrun. Over 150 ready-to-play D&D monsters. Over 400 stat blocks—with all the info a Dungeon Master needs to run encounters. Detailed descriptions and beautiful illustrations. 1 of 3 D&D Core Rulebooks for 5th edition—the Player’s Handbook (rules for playing the game), the Dungeon Master’s Guide (how to run the game), and Monster Manual (creatures to encounter in your game).