The monk is a walking contradiction, one minute serene master of inner tranquillity, the next a whirling mass of deadly kicks and punches. The Quintessential Monk II: Advanced Tactics offers a range of new concepts, skills and equipment to enrich the background and abilities of any martial artist.
With the help of this sourcebook, any character choosing to play a monk will find many alternatives and options for expanding his range of abilities. With Career Paths, monks can customise their advancement and gain special benefits from their chosen branch of training. The Legendary Monk offers a subset and expansion of their combat prowess that may take them to epic levels and beyond. Multiclassing offers a monk a complement to his abilities, while Superior Tools can enhance his performance. The Magic of Enlightenment offers a range of new magical items. Tricks of the Trade and Special Techniques offer a range of new fighting styles and moves. Finally, Surviving to Enlightenment details the advantages and disadvantages to portraying a monk in your game.