You will meet many friends and even more foes in your quests. Fortunately for you, we have valuable information that can more than adequately prepare you for these encounters.
This page contains a list of interesting and useful locations within Icewind Dale. A must see for any adventurer who wants to be prepared.
Many a monster will meet its end at your hands, but it only takes one mistake to end your quest forever (or at least until you reload your last savegame). The valuable information herein could save you from such troubles.