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Quill: Shadow and Ink

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Lovecraftian horror comes to Quill with Quill: Shadow and Ink. This campaign of cosmic terror includes five interlinked scenarios, where your success determines the ending of the story. 

After the auction of a mysterious book in 1887, great misfortune befalls those who read it as the player travels from London to New England, taking on the role of various characters who come into contact with the book. 

Unravel the book's mystery as you write, all the while creating physical artefacts in the letters your scribe - mirroring the letters sent by protagonists in the works of H.P Lovecraft.

Quill: Shadow and Ink is the perfect thing to play on a dark night, alone in your home with only a flickering candle to light the room. So grab a pen, some letter paper and get ready to be pulled into a spiral of madness.

Requires the core Quill game to play. 

Please note that this campaign explores themes of violence that some players may find disturbing.

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Ranjith B September 09, 2018 8:12 am UTC

I have started playing the campaign. Reaching the third scenario, I have a question about the rules of correspondence. They say "You may choose" and then list two options. Do I have to choose one (making that a "must choose") or can I also play without picking either of them (as "may choose" implies)?

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Karl G December 12, 2017 11:14 am UTC
Just out of curiosity, to Scott, did you have to pay rights to use Lovecraft's work for this?
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scott M January 07, 2018 8:49 am UTC
Hi Karl. No, the creatures referenced within were original Lovecraft creations that aren't protected by copyright
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Rafael L July 11, 2017 6:12 pm UTC
"perfect thing to play on a dark night, alone in your home with only a flickering candle"

Is it a solo adventure?
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Jonathan Z July 11, 2017 7:08 pm UTC
Yes, Quill is a solitary game.
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