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Of course, the revelation was not as clearly cut at the time as it sounds now. There were several conceivable explanations, and we did a good deal of indecisive whispering. Most important of all, we did not retreat without further investigation; for having come this far, we were loath to be baulked by anything short of certain disaster.

A FREE Quickstart for The Cthulhu Hack, the game of investigation and cosmic horror. The Quickstart contains:

  • A 2-page overview of the game and its core mechanics
  • A 2-page quickstart micro-adventure “Nocturnal Rites”
  • Two pre-generated characters
  • Several versions of the simplified character sheets, including a 4-on-a-sheet, an A4 version, and a simple form-fillable version

“Nocturnal Rites” provides a Scene of investigation and action, which you can easily expand into a full session or use as a kick-off to something more.

You can pick up the full 156-page rules for Cthulhu Hack here, as well as From Unformed Realms (to create new horrors), The Haunter of the Dark (an in-depth guide to creating investigative adventures) and more through Just Crunch Games.

Cover illustration "Abandoned Warehouse" - Emilia Ceja, 2012, CC BY 3.0

Publisher Note: This investigation is written for the 1st Edition of The Cthulhu Hack. While compatible with the 2nd Edition, there are small changes.

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February 15, 2017 3:53 pm UTC
Paul: one more query..on the A4 single character sheet...would there a possibility of getting a form fillable PDF also if you have the software to create one?...i plan on making some pre-gens for a group and being able to type a form fillable one would save them from trying to interpret my
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Paul B February 15, 2017 8:24 pm UTC
Hope the new file helps! Feedback welcome.
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February 15, 2017 8:43 pm UTC
Thanks once again...the sheet is perfect, glad you added the die buttons for the Flashlights, Smokes, etc. Thanks again!
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February 11, 2017 4:13 pm UTC
Thanks very much for the new sheet..Great addition!
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February 11, 2017 3:29 pm UTC
Paul: I have purchased the majority of your CH products and had a question...The character sheet presented in the Quick Start here. Is there anyway to get a copy of this sheet that is for one character only instead of four on one sheet?
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Paul B February 11, 2017 4:14 pm UTC
Absolutely. I have updated the files included with the Quickstart - adding an A4 single sheet version of the Character Sheet. Cthulhu Fhtagn!
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