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Sidequest Decks: Lovecraftian/Paranormal

Sidequest Decks: Lovecraftian/Paranormal

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Due to a government-mandated closure of non-essential businesses, our card printing facility has been forced to suspend printing operations. As a result, the print version of this title will not be available for purchase until April 20. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Looking for adventure ideas derived from the works of Lovecraft or other paranormal sources?

These cards are perfect whether your campaign is set in the early 20th century like Lovecraft's writings, catches ghosts in the modern day, features FBI agents investigating the unusual, or is fantasy based with paranormal elements or dream creatures. Because they are outlines, they are easy to re-skin for any setting. Use them for a one-shot adventure, or string several mini-adventures together into a campaign.

One side of each card has an adventure outline with a backstory, PC hooks, encounter possibilities, and follow-up ideas. The other side of the card is the most important map for that adventure. Use maps from other cards as needed.

Use these cards to set up a hex crawl, develop a side trek on the fly, or chain some together for an entire campaign. Every card is a session's worth of excitement!

Note: The PDF is set up to be printed duplex (two-sided), 4 cards per page.  So the upper right card on the front side of each page matches up to the upper left card on the back side. There are also white marks near the corners of each card which are guides to use when cutting the cards.  This extra area (1/8") on the edge of each card is called a "bleed" which is intended to be cut away. It allows a card to still look good even if the cut isn't perfect or if the front and back prints aren't perfectly aligned.  A PDF is also included with each side of each card as a 3.75"x3.75" page (3.5"x2.5" plus a 1/8" bleed) so you can lay int out as you wish.

Sample: The Sunken Library

Awoken in the Depths

This is just one of several Sidequest Decks we've created based on different genres & settings.  Here is the full list:

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August 13, 2019 12:00 pm UTC
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This title was added to our catalog on February 01, 2019.