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Ebon Roots

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Bustling 1922 Chicago, Illinois is the destination of destiny for investigators in search of answers about lost family. Old enemies and secret societies reshape their past into an immediate present when investigators find themselves in 1907 in the lives of their ancestors, under threat from festering forces aided by an ancient, fate-altering evil.

Content Warning: bugs, PC swap, homelessness, insanity, time travel, unclear attraction between two characters of the same gender, death of at least one PC, and human sacrifice.

WARNING: There are spoilers in this adventure pertaining to the book The Death of Lacy Moore: Monster Hunter of the 1900s. If you are reading the book, stop after entry October 5, 1907.

This 7th edition Call of Cthulhu adventure is designed for two to six players. It runs between two to four sessions, containing a mix of investigation and combat. It is recommended that players pick from the six provided 1922 player character (PC) investigators found in the Appendix. Another recommendation is to play through Taken For Granite before starting this adventure. Players may use the provided PCs from any of the three precursor adventures in order to keep their progress (Taken For Granite, Deep-Seeded Secrets, or Mail-Order Bribe), as this adventure is written as a continuation.

Although possible to adapt this as your own one-shot, it is built with the provided PCs in mind, because the PCs in play get swapped with a new set of 1907 PC investigators whom they are descended from one-third of the way into the adventure. 

Includes:

* 13 PC character sheets

* 2 new mythos creatures and stats

* 9 NPC characters and stats plus portraits

* 25 handouts

* 15 custom spells in the Appendix Spell List

* customized Pulp Talent list

* loads of Keeper notes and helpful tips

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This title was added to our catalog on December 11, 2023.