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2007
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1 − 8
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Best with 4 players
Recommended with 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 players
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12 and up
Playing Time
240 minutes
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12 and up
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Extensive use of text - massive conversion needed to be playable
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Arkham Horror: The King in Yellow Expansion
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Arkham Horror: Der König in Gelb
Arkham Horror: El Rey de Amarillo
Arkham Horror: Il Re in Giallo
Horreur à Arkham: Le Roi en Jaune
Horror w Arkham: Król w Żółci
Ужас Аркхэма: Король в жёлтом
魔鎮驚魂 黃衣之王 (擴展, 繁體)
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This expansion to the Arkham Horror Series, introduces a major new mechanic to the game -- Heralds, who prepare the way for the Ancient One to arrive. In addition, old familiar faces will be turned against the investigators in ways they never expected.

Featuring over 160 new cards, The King in Yellow heralds a darker age for Arkham Horror fans.

  • 13 Blight cards, old friends gone irretrievably mad.
  • 7 Magical Effect cards representing powerful new abilities.
  • The new Herald mechanic and the King in Yellow Herald.
  • 3 new Monster tokens, more horrible than any before!
  • Over 160 new cards, detailing new items, new spells, and new horrible happenings in Arkham and beyond!
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Game Components:

  • 79 Investigator Cards
    • 19 Common Item Cards
    • 22 Unique Item Cards
    • 15 Spell Cards
    • 13 Blight Cards
    • 7 Magical Effect Cards
  • 90 Ancient One Cards
    • 36 Arkham Location Cards
    • 24 Gate Cards
    • 27 Mythos Cards
    • 3 Act Cards
  • 1 Herald Sheet (The King in Yellow)
  • 10 Yellow Sign Tokens
  • 3 Riot Monster Markers

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魔鎮驚魂 黃衣之王 (擴展, 繁體)
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Chinese edition
Publisher: Wargames Club Publishing
Artist: Scott Nicely, Brian Schomburg
Year: 2013
Product Code: WCP1313
Size: 5.30 x 7.70 x 1.80 inches
0.90 pounds
Chinese
Release Date: Q2 2013
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Ужас Аркхэма: Король в жёлтом
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Publisher: Hobby World
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Year: 2013
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Horror w Arkham: Król w Żółci
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Publisher: Galakta
Artist: Scott Nicely, Brian Schomburg
Year: 2012
Size: 7.80 x 5.20 x 1.50 inches
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Arkham Horror: The King in Yellow Expansion
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English second edition
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games
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Year: 2011
Product Code: VA45
Size: 7.70 x 5.30 x 1.80 inches
0.78 pounds
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Arkham Horror: Der König in Gelb
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Publisher: Heidelberger Spieleverlag
Artist: Scott Nicely, Brian Schomburg
Year: 2008
Product Code: HE138
Size: 7.64 x 5.04 x 1.65 inches
0.93 pounds
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4 King in Yellow - Investigator Cards Tuckbox
Tuckbox for the small King in Yellow cards, made with Tyson's tuckbox generator at tuckbox.gameupdates.com and inspired by the great work of hholzgrafe.
English
2009-12-31
3 King in Yellow - Ancient One Card Tuckbox
Tuckbox for the large King in Yellow cards, made with Tyson's tuckbox generator at tuckbox.gameupdates.com and inspired by the great work of hholzgrafe.
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2009-12-31
1 Tuckbox for the larger cards
A4 Tuckbox for the larger cards
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2009-04-10
2 Card divider index cards for King in Yellow
Index divider cards. Print these out on A4 paper, paste them on artboard and then cut them out.
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2007-11-06
0 Card divider index cards for King in Yellow
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