Arkham Horror: The Card Game is a cooperative game for up to two players (or four, with two core sets). Set within the fictional world of H P Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos, players will each take on the role of an investigator. Each investigator is unique, with their own set of skills, strengths and weaknesses, represented a deck of cards.
The game is played by completing a number of adventures; individual scenarios that combine to form a campaign..As players progress through a campaign, and purchase new expansions, they will have the opportunity to customise their investigator decks. This will enable them to tweak the gameplay to their personal preferences, and better equip themselves against challenges thrown up by the game.
The Forgotten Age is the third deluxe expansion for Arkham Horror the Card Game. It contains all the content you will need to undertake a new campaign. This expansion contains two scenarios, and five new investigators. In addition you will find new cards to improve and update a variety of investigator decks. This expansion introduces new game mechanics, including a new exploration deck, which presents new challenges to overcome.
The campaign can be concluded by purchasing the six scenario packs that complete the Forgotten age: Threads of Fate, The Boundary Beyond, Heart of the Elders, The City of Archives, The Depths of Yoth, and Shattered Aeons. The scenario packs are not required in order to play The Forgotten Age, but you will not be able to complete the campaign story without them.
This is an expansion. To play The Forgotten Age, you will require a copy of Arkham Horror the Card Game.
Player Count: 1 – 4
Time: Depending on format 30 – 90 minutes