Randolph Carter is sitting across from your desk. "The state police have strongly advised me to stay out of the area." One dead companion and two others missing, presumed dead; Carter was old money, which went a long way towards explaining why he wasn't in jail. "Uh huh" is all the enthusiasm you can muster. He continues: "We were looking into the creeping death stalking the locals. Poor, squatter types, descendants of the Dutch colonists that once claimed the land. Typer put me on to it, and now he's nowhere to be found, of course. Things got out of hand, and I wonder if you'd finish looking into it for me? " Old money trumps no money when the rent is due, so you tell him you'll motor out to the Catskills and poke around. "Bring an umbrella. There are an awful lot of storms in the area."
Arkham Noir is a solitaire card game inspired by the interconnected stories of HP Lovecraft and other authors, re-imagined as noir detective stories. Each case stands alone. In Case # 2 - Called Forth By Thunder , as private investigator Howard Lovecraft, you will investigate events based on the stories: "The Lurking Fear" (1923) and "The Diary of Alonzo Typer" (1938). New elements such as storm cards and formula cards are introduced, which will force players to face the new challenge in a different way.
"The state police have strongly advised me to stay away from that place." A colleague has lost his life and two others remain missing, presumably also dead.
Randolph Carter, sitting at my desk, was from an illustrious family, which in part explains why he wasn't in jail.
"Aha, is that all the enthusiasm you can muster?" -continuous.
We were investigating the strange deaths of the locals, humble people, descendants of Dutch settlers who once claimed that land.
"Typer got me into this and now he's gone." Things got out of hand… I wonder if you would finish the investigation for me. My last name doesn't help when it comes to paying the rent. Tell them you will be heading to the Catskills Forest and keep your eyes peeled. Don't forget the umbrella. Storms are frequent in the area.
Put yourself in the shoes of private investigator Howard Lovecraft and investigate the events based on the stories: "The Diary of Alonzo Typer" (1938) and "The Hidden Horror" (1923).
Arkham Noir is a game inspired by the interconnection of stories by HP Lovecraft and other authors, reinvented as crime detective stories. Each case in the Arkham Noir series is independent and is played alone.
In this second enrtega, new elements are introduced such as storm cards or formula cards, which will force players to face the new challenge in a different way.