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2011
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The cooperative game Ghost Stories often has players on the edge of their seats with uncertainty over whether their monks will be able to protect a village against the many aspects of Wu-Feng that threaten it. With Ghost Stories: Black Secret, the players will face an even more powerful dilemma: Wu-Feng himself.

Yes, the player count for Black Secret is 2-5 (instead of 1-4) as one player will take on the role of Wu-Feng and harass the monks in a more direct manner than they've experienced previously. Wu-Feng now chooses where the incoming ghosts will be placed on the individual monk boards. Instead of placing the ghost on the board, Wu-Feng can use that ghost to power colored spells matching the color of the ghost or to bring new figures in play that scour the catacombs underneath the village; these figures are searching for the remains of Wu-Feng by digging in the dirt located there, and should they find the three icons required, the shadow of Wu-Feng descends on the village to fight directly with the monks.

To aid the monks in their fight against this more devious incarnation of Wu-Feng, they have access to blood mantras, special abilities that come in different levels to adjust for the difficulty of play. With the level 2 mantra, for example, when a monk loses a life, the Qi token is placed on the mantra. When two tokens are on the mantra, one monk of the players' choice gains a Qi. With the level 4 mantra, all tiles will be de-haunted when it triggers.

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Ghost Stories: Black Secret
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Multilingual second edition
Publisher: Repos Production
Artist: Pierô
Year: 2015
Product Code: GHOMU03
Size: 11.42 x 11.42 x 3.15 inches
2.40 pounds
English, French, German
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Multilingual First Edition
Publisher: Repos Production
Artist: Pierô
Year: 2011
Product Code: ASMGHOMU03
Size: 11.40 x 11.40 x 3.20 inches
2.40 pounds
English, French, German
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2 Ghost Stories: Black Secret - Curse Tile Tuck Box
Tuck Box to hold all 36 curse tiles.
English
2014-09-22
1 Ghost Stories: Black Secret - Catacomb Tile Tuck Box
Tuck Box to hold all 36 catacomb tiles.
English
2014-09-22
0 Ghost Stories BS tuckbox sleeved
This is a quick tuckbox I made for GS Black Secret. It holds all 40 cards which were sleeved with FFG green sleeves. If you would like one for non-sleeved cards just msg me and I will post one as well. Credit goes to myself and to Tyson Manwarren whose tuckbox generator I used at http://tuckbox.gameupdates.com
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2014-07-01
0 Overview of the Villager Effects | Übersicht der Dorfbewohner-Effekte
German/English Summary about the death effects and rewards of the Villagers. Differences between White Moon and Black Secret. Zusammenfassung der Dorfbewohner-Effekte und Belohnungen. Unterschiede der Effekte in White Moon und Black Secret.
English
2013-03-18
3 Curse Dice = Infernal Dice
1- Print the small table. 2- Paste it on a thin cardboard. 3 - Put it on the Wu-Feng Board betwen malefices pyramid and Wu-Feng urn, just below skeletons tokens. During the game, before roll curse dice, Wu-Feng player can chose the type of dice by placing a ghost figurine on one of two spaces. He roll the curse dice, but convert the result with the table. That's All.
English
2012-09-02
5 Official Ghost Stories: Black Secret FAQ
Last version of the Ghost Stories BIG FAQ from the designer from his bloq: http://www.antoinebauza.fr/
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2012-07-17
1 Ghost Stories Zugablauf
Eine neue Version mit einemr kleinen Korrektur: Roter Taoist: Kraft „Tanz der Zwillingswinde “ Der Taoist kann vor seiner eigenen Bewegung einen anderen Taoist eine Bewegung (1 Schritt) durchführen lassen.
German
2012-01-29
9 Ghost Stories Turn Flow Chart
reviewed version with one correction: Red Taoist: Power “Dance of the Twin Winds“ The Taoist can move any other Taoist before his own Movement (only one and only one step).
English
2012-01-29
8 One page rules summary for Black Secret Expansion
Quick reference rules summary to help teach the game, and help remember important rules.
English
2012-01-02
6 Mantras y Maldiciones (Castellano)
Traducción al castellano autorizada y maquetada por Repos Productions.
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2011-11-22
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