Mansions of Madness: Second Edition

RRP: £89.99

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RRP £89.99

Mansions of Madness Second Edition is a co-operative game, suitable for 1-5 players that transports players into the mystical world of H.P. Lovecraft, taking on the role of investigators, tasked with investigating harrowing cases of murder and dark magic, that will see them dragged to the depths of hell, led through dark and desolate halls and streets and faced with unspeakably foul…
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  • Artwork
  • Complexity
  • Replayability
  • Player Interaction
  • Component Quality

You Might Like

  • The app sorts out the "fragile nature" or the orignal game.
  • The most atmospheric experience of a Lovecraftian game to date.
  • Having the choice of including your friends or having a great solo experience.

Might Not Like

  • Some scenarios are long.
  • The large footprint on your shelf - it's a huge box.
  • If you're saving your money - it's a fat cost, but it's justified in the app and components.
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Description

Strange things are afoot in the mansions of Arkham harbour. In mansions of madness 2nd edition 1-5 players will work together to solve a twisted mystery where your your very sanity is at stake.
Each of the players will take on the role of one of 8 investigators found in the box. Each one has their own abilities and special abilities to help them try to overcome the dark eldritch forces. The story will unfold in front of you as your laptop or smart device is used to create and run your game. As you move about the mansion, horrible noises can be heard to give you hints to where you need to go, or not go, next. Up against the investigators are a hoard of nightmarish creatures and cultists who are doing the will of the old gods. Each scenario has an objective that needs to be accomplished with puzzles and fights to be had along the way.
On your turn you can explore the mansion, talk to characters, search for items or take on the monsters that lurk in the dark corners. The app will let you know of there are items of interest in the room that you can investigate to try and gather more clues as to what is happening. But be quick, if you take too long the powers of darkness might overtake you.
The base game has 4 different scenarios that can be played, with each one being randomised by the app to keep things fresh for repeat playthroughs.
Players:1-5
Play Time: 2-3 Hours
Age: 14+

Additional information

Weight2.505 kg
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  • Zatu Score

    Rating

    • Artwork
    • Complexity
    • Replayability
    • Player Interaction
    • Component Quality

    You might like

    • The app sorts out the "fragile nature" or the orignal game.
    • The most atmospheric experience of a Lovecraftian game to date.
    • Having the choice of including your friends or having a great solo experience.

    Might not like

    • Some scenarios are long.
    • The large footprint on your shelf - it's a huge box.
    • If you're saving your money - it's a fat cost, but it's justified in the app and components.