The Dunwich Legacy

Fantasy Flight Games hopes you are ready to revisit your horrifying past cases in Return to the Dunwich Legacy. Re-open your old cases and look at the thrilling Dunwich Legacy campaign with fresh eyes. You will encounter difficult new challenges and horrifying surprises.

Many things have stayed the same as you remember them – your train ride into Dunwich will still be abruptly interrupted, but you will also notice strange new occurrences, like new locations that have seemingly appeared overnight.

Return to the Dunwich Legacy contains 104 new cards. Terrifying new enemies and fiendish treacheries abound for each of the expansion’s eight scenarios. Fortunately, upgraded versions of several of the player cards found in the original game are also available The expansion also features a premium box and thirty-two divider cards so you can conveniently store your complete campaign in one place.

 

Achievements and Ultimatums

Achievements are a new addition to the Dunwich Legacy campaign, adding another layer of challenge to your games. You and your fellow investigators will be asked to complete tasks. Go Bird Hunting by defeating three Whippoorwills in a single turn or ensure everyone is All Aboard by completing The Essex County Express without any Helpless Passengers leaving play.

If you need even more of a challenge, a list of Ultimatums is also included. This optional variant raises the stakes, pushing you to use all the skills you’ve learned. How long can you survive when you’re shuffling weakness cards back into your deck or going without experience for an entire campaign?

Look for Return to the Dunwich Legacy at your local retailer in the fourth quarter of 2018. It is available for pre-order now.

The Dice Tower features a lot of coverage of Arkham Horror: The Card Game. Watch Zee Garcia play the original The Dunwich Legacy campaign solo here.

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In preparation for a successful, supported launch of Arkham Horror: The Card Game, Fantasy Flight has just announced the first expansion to the yet to be released game. The following paragraph from Fantasy Flights website is a peek at the setting that will be used to begin the campaign for this set, which will be expanded by a cycle of six upcoming mythos packs.

Several months ago, three Miskatonic University professors armed themselves with secret knowledge, traveled to Dunwich, and brought an end to the strange and terrifying creature that had been terrorizing the secluded village. Their heroic efforts brought peace to the region—for a while—but also left the men scarred by the horrors they had witnessed. Now, one of those professors, Dr. Armitage, has need of your assistance. His colleagues have gone missing, and he fears the worst…

The Dunwich Legacy, considered a deluxe expansion for Arkham Horror: The Card Game, will 156 new cards including five new investigators, a new pool of terrors to haunt your campaign, plus 5 new mini cards. These new cards unlock additional ways to build your deck to focus on new strategies and play styles. There will be two scenarios included, which take you to both the Clover Club, and Miskatonic University.

For more details before the expansions late forth quarter release, including investigator and card previews, check out FFG’s full announcement.