Everything you need to create characters and play the new adventures in this introduction to the world’s greatest roleplaying game. Designed for 2-6 players. "The Dungeons & Dragons Essentials Kit is the perfect introduction to the legendary role-playing game." —Forbes "Truly excellent."—Paste • Take your first step into the world of Dungeons & Dragons, or get a more expansive D&D experience after playing the Starter Set. • Play with groups as small as two players (one Dungeon Master & one adventurer) for the first time in D&D fifth edition with the introduction of “sidekicks.” • Battle and plunder your way through Phandalin in the all new D&D adventure, Dragon of Icespire Peak. • Experience the thrill of being a Dungeon Master behind a four-panel DM screen with at-a-glance game rules for quick and easy reference. • Continue your Dungeons & Dragons journey with codes to unlock content on D&D Beyond, the official digital toolset for D&D. Components: (1) rulebook, (1) Dragon of Icespire Peak introductory adventure, (6) blank character sheets, (11 ) dice, (1) 33" × 8.5" Dungeon Master's screen, (81) cards for magic items, sidekicks and more, (1) 21" x 15" double-sided poster map for use with the adventure, (1) code for 50% the digital version of the Player's Handbook, access to supplementary content, including additional adventure materials to continue the story into higher levels of play.