The Haunted Lands Anthology is out, from Susan J. Morris (editor) and R.A.Salvatore, the creator of Drizzt, the famous dark elf character in Forgotten Realms. peeked “inside” the antology:

“Not even the mightiest mage, working spells that remain utterly reliable, can hope to prevail against dozens of tireless, ruthless undead who suffer no pain and can be distracted by nothing.

Every creature on Faerun has its dark mirror in the undead — from the ghosts of ancient warriors to the rune-scribed skeletons of dragons. And in a world with as rich and bloody a history as the Forgotten Realms, they are legion — outshining the living in variety and number.”

Here are a dozen of the most terrifying tales of the haunted Realms.