The Player's Handbook is the most essential book for playing Dungeons & Dragons. The book gives adventures everything they need to build wonderful characters to discover any worlds they wish to explore. To build characters, players will chose a fantastical race, a specialized combat class, a historical background, and more. The book also includes the different spells that can be cat by characters that are magically inclined. No resource better encompasses all that Dungeons & Dragons can do better than the Player's Handbook.