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The Dee Sanction Book of Days By Paul Baldowski
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In 1583, an adept Gnostic team were sent to Europe by Walsingham on a mission he didn't commit to public record. These folk journeyed through ill-begotten territories engaged in tasks of national... More > security in the defence of England. Today, still engaged in secret activities for Her Majesties government, they survive as agents of fortune. If you have a supernatural problem... if no one else can help... and if you can find them... maybe you can hire... The Dee Sanction. The Dee Sanction is a game of tabletop adventure in a divergent world of Covert Enochian Intelligence; where forces work against the ascendancy of Elizabethan power, drawing on primal and malevolent supernatural forces. The Dee Sanction: Book of Days is a blank character record in the style of a bullet-journal, featuring copies of the character sheet plus room to organise and keep notes. This is not the game itself. The game will be released late 2019; buying this supports that creative effort.< Less
The Cthulhu Hack: The Dark Brood By Paul Baldowski
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The Dark Brood offers a selection of content that brings the fecundity of Shub-Niggurath to your game. Loose her mindless progeny upon the world. Includes: - An overview of the Black Goat of a... More > Thousand Young and the manifestations of its presence - Six ready-to-play samples of the Dark Brood - Three investigation seeds with suggested hooks - Worshippers of the All-Mother, outlines six follower types, their appearance and abilities - New Mythos spells and rituals associated with practitioners close to Shub-Niggurath - Dozens of ideas on adding the influence of the Dark Brood and Shub-Niggurath to your investigations Read Review from R'lyeh: Written for The Cthulhu Hack, the simple system and light mechanics mean you easily adapt the content to other investigation horror games.< Less
The Cthulhu Hack By Paul Baldowski
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The Cthulhu Hack is a standalone game of investigation horror, pitting ordinary people against the sanity-shattering horrors of Lovecraftian gods and monsters. With an elegant dice mechanic and fast,... More > player-focused game play, The Cthulhu Hack is designed for quick and easy pick-up play - and now updated with optional rules playtested over the two years since the release of the first edition. Based on the hugely popular The Black Hack and the works of H P Lovecraft, The Cthulhu Hack uses a simple dice mechanic to emulate the dwindling investigative resources and declining sanity of ordinary people facing cosmic horrors. The 52-page expanded book includes: - read-to-play archetypes for quick pick-up play or a fast and flexible character creation system to tailor Investigators to your specific needs - a range of mechanics, both standard and optional, to tailor the game to your style - including Wealth, Fortune, Adrenalin and Shock - a complete adventure - Save Innsmouth - and a 2-page example of play< Less
The Cthulhu Hack: The Haunter of the Dark By Paul Baldowski
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The Cthulhu Hack: The Haunter of the Dark takes HP Lovecraft's final Mythos tale of doomed writer Robert Blake and guides you, step-by-step, through the process of turning it into a tabletop RPG... More > investigation; tools you can then use time and again. The supplement includes: - an adventure sequel to 'The Haunter of the Dark', Lovecraft's final solo Mythos story; - thoughts, advice and guidance on breaking down a story into gameable content; - 9-pages of carefully crafted random content tables, to help spark your creativity or create new content for your adventures on the fly; and - an annotated version of the HP Lovecraft's original suspenseful tale. Filled with thoughts, annotations, and highlighted key elements, it picks out the potential game content as a guide to doing that same yourself. Eric Dodd, RPG Geek review - "Along with other general books like 'Stealing Cthulhu', 'The Haunter of the Dark' is recommended to anyone trying to write an adventure in a true Lovecraftian style."< Less
The Cthulhu Hack: Thro' Centuries Fixed By Paul Baldowski & Martin Dempsey
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You wake groggy; your body stiff, your sight obscured. You stir; vigour oozing slowly back into your muscles like you've slept for an age. As your vision clears, you find your surroundings... More > unfamiliar, the colours and light queer. You struggle to call out for help, but cannot find the words. You struggle to remember much of anything - were you drunk? Drugged? Sick? Perhaps, with hindsight, you were better not knowing... This 'Cthulhu Hack' adventure is designed as a stand-alone scenario, suited to running as a one-shot or extending over two or three sessions. It makes an ideal adventure for convention play or as an introduction to 'The Cthulhu Hack' system. Suitable for any modern day game system of investigative horror.< Less
The Cthulhu Hack: From Unformed Realms By Paul Baldowski
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For those moments when your players have taken the inevitable path away from whatever you have planned, 'From Unformed Realms' provides the ideal tool for conjuring up a flash of inspiration. Across... More > 20-horror-packed-pages, the system-free supplement provides myriad options for the random creation of horrific nightmares and unnameable monstrosities. You can either roll randomly with three 6-sided dice or flick to a random page and choose a numbered section, then inflict the content on your appreciative players. Whether creating horrors from scratch or adding spice and unpredictability to mainstays of the Mythos, 'From Unformed Realms' is an essential GMs tool. Steven Robert, RPG Geek review - "’s an evocative and easy to read source of inspiration for just about any otherworldly monster. I like how it cuts straight to the weirdness - horrific or simply dangerous - and lets you build the monster around those core abilities. I fully intend to use this in fantasy games."< Less