The Call of Cthulhu: Starter Set is an all-inclusive gateway to the tabletop roleplaying game of spine-tingling Lovecraftian horror and enigmatic mysteries.
As players, step into the shoes of intrepid investigators, unearthing secrets shrouded in darkness, encountering otherworldly monsters, and battling against sinister cults. Together with your comrades, weave a narrative where each character embarks on a leading role, whether thwarting malevolent schemes or confronting eldritch horrors beyond comprehension!
Call of Cthulhu isn’t just a game; it’s a collaborative storytelling experience. In this social pastime, everyone contributes as part of a team, assuming the role of an investigator character. One player takes on the mantle of the Keeper of Arcane Lore, guiding the game, presenting thrilling stories, and orchestrating adventures that will challenge and captivate the other players.
Think of it as participating in an immersive drama, but without a fixed script. Dice and the game’s rules determine the fate of your character’s actions as you navigate dramatic and pulse-quickening situations. The game propels you into nerve-tingling encounters, ensuring a blend of suspense, thrill, and unexpected twists around every corner.
Above all, the focus is on having a blast! The Call of Cthulhu: Starter Set invites you to immerse yourself in a world where mystery and horror collide, promising an experience where fun takes center stage amidst the spine-chilling atmosphere and collaborative storytelling. Embrace the unknown, summon your courage, and embark on a thrilling journey into the realms of darkness and enigma!
- Book 1: Introduction and Alone Against The Flames – A solo introductory adventure, teaching you the basics of Call of Cthulhu as you play through a mystery.
- Book 2: Call of Cthulhu Starter Rules – The essential rules, everything needed for starting play.
- Book 3: Adventures! Three starter adventures for your players to explore.
- Paper Chase
- Edge of Darkness
- Dead Man Stomp
- Ready to Play Investigators – Five ready to play game characters.
- Blank Investigator Sheets – Ready for creating your own investigators.
- Roleplaying Dice – A set of six polyhedral dice for use in the game.
- Player Handout – A set of ready to use props.