Cthulhu Invictus Companion Publisher: Chaosium Page Count: Cost: $ Release Date: 04/12/ Get it Here Cthulhu Invictus Companion () Published by Chaosium Written by Chad J. Bowser and Andi Newton Art by Marco Caradonna, Thomas Boatwright, and. The Cthulhu Invictus Companion. 5. As Rome’s influence spreads throughout the known world, so too spreads the worship of its gods. Roman leaders know that.

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Sometimes the urge to use what they know gets the better of the authors; most of the era-specific nomenclature relies on context to make its meaning clear but the pes and its explanation a measurement of about a foot arrive hand-in-hand, more than once, even though the whole book this adventure included makes use of more familiar measurements in other companoin.

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Some monsters employed in this book are from the Malleus Monstrorum ; that’s the sort of thing that ought to be spelled out in a “What You’ll Need” section at the front of the book, if not on the cover, but it, too, is right there where the other information isn’t.

Before it’s over, the team may find themselves bargaining for more than resources. Roman leaders know that converting the people of conquered regions to the state religion makes them easier to control.

Product details Format Paperback 63 pages Dimensions Home Recent Additions Welcome Wiki. The adventure works best as a one-shot as characters will be forever changed by it.


It’s all punctuated with fine research and interesting insights into the life of a Roman citizen. None of these cults come into play with any of the adventures and their inclusion and their location within the Companion comes off very odd.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. If there’s a thrust to the whole thing, a pattern regarding which materials came over to this book and why, it does not make itself evident.

Charles rated it liked it Nov 23, So this is really your only way of getting them, especially if you only have the version. A lot about the cults, gods, spells, and artifacts are watered down to a few words, cthulhj some of them get a heftier word count than others.

The low marks are for the lack of attention and overall presentation.

Tabletop Review: Cthulhu Invictus Companion (Call of Cthulhu) | Diehard GameFAN

All three are geared for very experienced CoC player. A customer xthulhu be forgiven for thinking this was a Roman companion sourcebook to the core Call of Cthulhu book. Either way, this is my favorite adventure of the set. Tim Brown marked it as to-read Jul 04, Illustrations are in order, so that helps, but when the body of the text references, say, “handout 1”?

That they save for the dark entities the heroes must face. If any of these items is the one in question, you wouldn’t know it from looking at it. To vthulhu other readers questions dthulhu Cthulhu Invictus Companionplease sign up. Finally, the book contains information on five different cults scattered haphazardly throughout the book.

Other books in this series. I know some Cthulhu players actively avoid the Dreamlands, but for those that enjoy it, this adventure should be right up your alley.


Myrkvid rated it it was ok Nov 14, Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

Tabletop Review: Cthulhu Invictus Companion (Call of Cthulhu)

Open Preview See a Problem? It’s like getting a new electronic device for your birthday but finding the company omitted the owner’s manual: Includes new cults and Cthulhu Invictus entities. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

I reviewed Lux cthuluu in November of last year and found it interested, but a bit overpriced and really required Arrius Lurco and Cthulhu Invictus for a Keeper to get any use out of it.

Paul marked it as to-read Jun 11, A routine trading mission from Alexandria to Meroe goes horribly wrong and the investigators are drawn into the Cthulh trip from hell. Add tags Tags separate by space: Book ratings by Goodreads.

The price is great, especially for a Chaosium book as they are generally more expensive than competitor products including others that use invictis own CoC license. Morituri Te Salutamus makes heroes of the player characters as they foil a kidnapping, and earns them the opportunity to play for even higher stakes.

Don’t worry, it gets more confusing in the next paragraph.