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It’s an Achtung! Cthulhu Christmas Bundle Special!

Achtung! CthulhuThe stars are right—or very, very wrong—and Achtung! Cthulhu is now upon you for the holidays! Not only are Modiphius‘ Achtung! Cthulhu Investigator’s Guide and Achtung! Cthulhu Keeper’s Guide available in all their Savage Worlds and Call of Cthulhu dual-statted glory, but they’re available as a two-book special Christmas bundle!

Discover the dark and secret struggles shrouded in World War Two between both men and inhuman things. Cling desperately to your sanity and health as you try to save a world you increasingly worry is doomed from one of many sources of apocalypse. Fight the good fight.

Pick up your own copy from Modiphius.comRPGNow, or DriveThruRPG just in time for the holidays—whatever slithery, mind-altering, otherworldly holidays you might celebrate…

 

Achtung! Cthulhu—The Epic Showdown Approaches!

Achtung! Cthulhu Showdown CampaignModiphius Entertainment and Pinnacle Entertainment Group are excited to announce the upcoming Achtung! Cthulhu: Showdown! game. Launching in spring 2014 with the awesome Achtung! Cthulhu miniatures, Achtung! Cthulhu: Showdown! is a stand-alone miniatures rulebook and full campaign setting—now skirmish players can dive right in to the world of Achtung! Cthulhu.

Think you’re excited? Check out what our own Shane Hensley has to say:

“We’ve been dying to see one of our Savage Worlds licensees do a big, full-blown Showdown miniatures game for some time. Modiphius has truly impressed us with Achtung! Cthulhu, and when we saw the incredible miniatures and terrain for the game Mark Margraf created for it at GenCon 2013, we knew this was something truly special. We can’t wait to get some lead painted and play it ourselves!”

So if you’re as interested in a game with all the rules and setting information you need for a campaign following Charlie Company through the Forest of Fear, if you want play out the Secret War with typical World War Two troops and Mythos creatures, or if you just want to know more about it, be sure to check out the full details on the Modiphius site today!

Modiphius Brings The Trellborg Monstrosities to Achtung! Cthulhu

The Trellborg Monstrosities for Achtung! Cthulhu1943 brings a turn in the tide of war against the Nazi Kriegsmaschine. Your band of heroes—resistance fighters, investigators, special forces, and more—plunge behind the frozen lines of the Norwegian-Finnish border to confront an ancient horror and its terrifying artifact before they swing the course of the war in the Nazi’s favor.

The Trellborg Monstrosities is the first in Modiphius‘ new stand-alone Adventure Series for Achtung! Cthulhu and is for both Savage Worlds veterans and newcomers. It includes everything you need (with the Savage Worlds core rulebook) for hours of gripping roleplaying adventure:

  • A stand-alone multi-part adventure with hours of spine-chilling play
  • Detailed maps with handouts of the border, the village, and more
  • Optional pregenerated characters for immediate play
  • New skills, spells, and specialty equipment
  • The Monstrosities at Trellborg original novella by John Houlihan

Don’t delay. Find out what lurks in your unknown past today!

Grim Tree Games Plays Achtung! Cthulhu

Grim Tree GamesHave you been interested in Achtung! Cthulhu but wanted to hear the unspeakable words of the Mythos Resistance in World War II for yourself? Your wish has come true with Grim Tree Gamesactual play podcast of Achtung! Cthulhu! Check it out, if you dare!*

*And by “dare,” we’re talking the “mythosy unspeakability” of it all. The Grim Tree Games crew assures us that the podcast meets the general PG-13 target we use for the Pinnacle home page.

Achtung! Cthulhu Assaults the Mountains of Madness!

Achtung! Cthulhu Kickstarter - Mountains of MadnessModiphius’ Achtung! Cthulhu Investigator’s & Keeper’s Guides Kickstarter Campaign was fully funded in only 26 hours! With nearly four more weeks to go, your enthusiasm has already unlocked a host of stretch goals, including the Assault on the Mountains of Madness campaign.

This is going to be the ultimate Achtung! Cthulhu wartime campaign, with something for everyone—whether it’s fighting Nazis and ancient horrors in ice locked ruins or racing for time to decipher otherworldly mysteries, you’ll have your frozen hands full getting with the enormity of the adventure ahead!

There are lots of other stretch goals met and coming, so be sure to check out the Achtung! Cthulhu Investigator’s & Keeper’s Guides Kickstarter Campaign today for details. Hurry, for too late comes too soon to us all!

Achtung! Cthulhu to Arise from Kickstarter as a Full-Fledged Setting

Achtung! Cthulhu Kickstarter CampaignModiphius Entertainment first brought you Achtung! Cthulhu, its dark vision of a secret World War Two, in two adventures—Three Kings and Heroes of the Sea.

Now, with your support, the Achtung! Cthulhu Kickstarter campaign will bring the setting to full fruition with the Achtung! Cthulhu Investigator’s Guide and the Achtung! Cthulhu Keepers Guide!

The Keeper’s Guide and the Investigator’s Guide (slated for 248 and 128 pages, respectively) were fully funded in 26 hours! The Savage Worlds setting (fully compatible with Realms of Cthulhu) with bonus materials has been funded, and hardback versions of the books are close to being funded now.

Stretch goals will reveal the danger, terror, and insanity on the shores of Europe, across the steppes of Russia, in the sands of North Africa, down the streets of America, and deep in the jungles of Asia. Setting briefings include information on the era, both historic and fictional, to flesh out your games. The books also highlight the real heroes who fought and died with a short section on the World War Two memorials and museums you can visit across the battlefields of Europe to learn more about this period.

Bring the darkness of World War Two to your gaming table, and support the Achtung! Cthulhu Kickstarter today!

Heroes of the Sea Helps Achtung!Cthulhu Explore New Depths!

Zero Point Part 2: Heroes of the Sea for Achtung!CthulhuModiphius continues their Achtung! Cthulhu series with Zero Point Part 2: Heroes of the Sea for Savage Worlds.

Heroes of the Sea is the second standalone adventure in the globe-spanning Zero Point campaign. Play soldiers, agents, and resistance fighters on the hunt for one of their own in the chaos and carnage of the Battle of Dunkirk as a sinister conspiracy threatens the lives of the retreating Allied forces! Inside you’ll find a 63-page multi-episode adventure, new rules for wartime investigations, tanks and Stukas, maps of Europe and the evacuation of Dunkirk, an operational briefing and several other handouts, and four characters ready to go!

Discover the secret history of World War Two—stories of the amazing heroes struggling to overthrow a nightmare alliance of science and the occult, of frightening inhuman conspiracies from the depths of time and the unbelievable war machines which were the product of Nazi scientific genius—and how close we all came to a slithering end!

So are you intrigued? So were the folks at Penny Arcade! Be sure to check out their Penny Arcade Report on Achtung!Cthulhu!

Savage Worlds! World War II! Cthulhu! It’s Achtung! Cthulhu!

Achtung! Cthulhu Book One

Achtung! Cthulhu brings you a two-fisted wartime Savage Worlds roleplaying game setting for Realms of Cthulhu, packed full of fiendish Nazis, terrifying ancient mysteries, legendary war machines, and enough writhing tentacles to fill ten Reichstags!

Three Kings is the first in a series of standalone adventure supplements in the globe-spanning Zero Point campaign for Achtung! Cthulhu written by Sarah Newton (Legends of Anglerre, Mindjammer) and converted to Realms of Cthulhu by Dave Blewer (of Sundered Skies fame). Join a band of heroic soldiers, agents, and partisans behind enemy lines on the eve of World War Two, as they discover the unspeakable horrors of Castle Karlstein in occupied Czechoslovakia!

If you didn’t think that was enough, be sure to check out their incredibly value-packed bundle deal! Kick of your campaign with the new Three Kings and get a copy of Realms of Cthulhu for the ludicrously low price of only $14.99! That’s ten dollars less than the Realms of Cthulhu PDF alone!