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Announcing Arkham Nights 2011, October 14-16 in Roseville, MN
Arkham Nights 2011 | Published 25 August 2011

You see them? You see them? You see the things that float and flop about you and through you every moment of your life? You see the creatures that form what men call the pure air and the blue sky? Have I not succeeded in breaking down the barrier; have I not shewn you worlds that no other living men have seen?
   
–H.P. Lovecraft, “From Beyond”

October 14th-16th, 2011, Fantasy Flight Games is proud to present Arkham Nights, an exciting weekend special event filled with countless hours of gaming, mystery and gothic horror! Join us at the magnificent Fantasy Flight Games Event Center in Roseville, Minnesota and share in this celebration of the venerable setting created by master storyteller H.P. Lovecraft. We will have tables filled with sets of Arkham Horror, Call of Cthulhu: The Card Game, Mansions of Madness, and Elder Sign for players of all levels. And a few lucky attendees will win the chance to help design a future Mansions of Madness expansion!

Games filled with supernatural terror

Arkham Horror is a wildly popular board game of mystery and madness set in the 1920’s of Arkham, Massachusetts. In it, players cooperate to investigate the strange happenings about the town, and race to prevent ancient evil from surfacing. Call of Cthulhu: The Card Game pits two players against each other as they venture deep into the Cthulhu Mythos where investigators clash with the Ancient Ones and Elder Gods for the fate of the world!

Meanwhile, Mansions of Madness tells a story in which one player takes on the role of the keeper, a malevolent force working to complete a sinister plot, and all other players take on the roles of investigators, the unlikely heroes who gather to oppose him. And in Elder Sign, one to eight players cooperate in a fast-paced dice game of supernatural intrigue by Richard Launius and Kevin Wilson, the designers of Arkham Horror.

Break down the barriers

Arkham Nights offers a full weekend of gaming… and an experience that goes well beyond gaming.

All weekend long, players can join any of the scheduled, open, or Learn to Play tables of their favorite Arkham games, including tables hosted by Fantasy Flight Games employees and game developers. Fans of Arkham Horror can participate in one of the exciting scenarios unique to Arkham Nights while Call of Cthulhu players can attend a tournament to support or prevent the rise of the Ancient Ones.

Attendees have the opportunity to meet and converse with developers, including a talk on Elder Sign with Richard Launius and Kevin Wilson. You’ll also discover unrevealed secrets as we preview upcoming releases for the Lovecraft mythos.

Mementos from a weekend of madness

Register now to receive a chance to meet with a developer and help design a future Print on Demand expansion for Mansions of Madness!

Attendees all receive exclusive gift bags that include velveteen Hastur bags, lanyards, new Ancient Ones, and 24-page booklets, featuring a new Arkham Horror scenario, Call of Cthulhu decklists, and an excerpt of the second novel from The Lord of Nightmares Trilogy.

In addition, early registrants each receive a custom, commemorative pin and custom nametag for the weekend. Moreover, early registrants all have their names entered into a special drawing, and three lucky winners can help develop more material for Mansions of Madness (see our Terms and Conditions).

Head to our webstore now to register early, or stop in and register at our Event Center in Roseville, Minnesota.

This October 14th-16th, come to Roseville, Minnesota, and experience the terror and mystery of Arkham Nights!

The Fantasy Flight Games Event Center is a spacious gaming facility offering a variety of exciting hobby gaming events in one comfortable and welcoming location. Located at 1975 Oakcrest Avenue in Roseville, MN, the Fantasy Flight Games Event Center is open for gaming six days a week.

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Comments (15)

Oeternalis
Published: 8/29/2011 12:51:45 PM
#15

Do we get hotel deals like last year?

[ADMIN: Information about hotel accommodations can be found on the Arkham Nights Support Page.]

jmcmillan
Published: 8/27/2011 10:05:04 PM
#14

 I've never been to Arkham nights before. Do they release a schedule ahead of time?

Cap8tin
Published: 8/27/2011 12:30:30 AM
#13

If it was in my area than I think that I would attend just to be able to ask questions about certain games, especially game rules issues. It would be helpful to have a Fantasy Flight employees who are specifically trained to run some tutorials, and that way a person can learn from the masters, but what they really should have is some kind of talking or discussion at the event. A person can acquire these games elsewhere, you know what I mean.

 

Shub-Niggurath
Published: 8/26/2011 7:32:57 PM
#12

Nice Arkham Horror gifts but how can people who don't live in the USA get them? Still waiting for the GOOS from the last Arkham Nights to be made more widely available.

Morbid666
Published: 8/26/2011 2:20:03 PM
#11

Is there a certain hotel i shoud go to?

jcikal
Published: 8/26/2011 11:34:58 AM
#10

I'd be nice if they could do a Call of Cthulhu LCG expansions reprinting the old CCG cards that have not been reprinted yet, in several deluxe expansions, independent of the monthly packs.

Walk
Published: 8/26/2011 10:50:18 AM
#9

A Mansions boxed expansion has been confirmed, so that would be my guess.

Nephrinn
Published: 8/26/2011 10:31:45 AM
#8

Other than the books, what upcoming mythos releases are possible? Assuming they don't plan on expanding Arkham Horror anymore (which I hope is NOT the case), maybe a Mansions of Madness boxed expansion or maybe even something for Elder Sign?

Mr. K
Published: 8/26/2011 8:36:08 AM
#7

 So. Wish. I. Could. Be. There.

"You’ll also discover unrevealed secrets as we preview upcoming releases for the Lovecraft mythos."

Somebody had better do a report of this. Please!

K xx

Ctol
Published: 8/26/2011 8:00:14 AM
#6

Same thing that NJROBIN: Atlantic ocean is too expensive to travel through for european who wish to come at that convention.

Please may the additional Ancient ones and scenarios be made available online for extrangers ?

 

 

njrobin
Published: 8/26/2011 5:16:40 AM
#5

Please can i request the additional Ancient ones and scenarios be made available to those of us unable to make it to the event at a later date either by a pdf or POD option. Unfortunately a large sea (the atlantic) seperates me from the event preventing me attending :-(

Thanks and good luck have fun those attending.

JerusalemJones
Published: 8/25/2011 8:03:09 PM
#4

I hope I can make it again this year, even though last year I only made Friday night. I would love to win the opportunity to help design a MoM scenario!

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