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Table of Contents
- Microbadges
- Official FFG Support
- Useful Resources
- Release Types
- Releases by Cycle
- Promo Cards
- Accessories
- Playmats
- Designer Challenges

Microbadges

Microbadge: Arkham Horror: The Card Game Microbadge: Arkham Horror: The Card Game fan Microbadge: Arkham Horror: The Card Game fan Microbadge: Arkham Horror: The Card Game fan Microbadge: Arkham Horror: The Card Game fan Microbadge: AH LCG - The Guardian Microbadge: AH LCG - The Survivor Microbadge: AH LCG - The Seeker Microbadge: AH LCG - The Mystic Microbadge: AH LCG - The Rogue Microbadge: Arkham Horror: The Card Game fan

Official FFG Game Support

- Rules Related:
(1) Learn to Play PDF
(2) Rules Reference PDF
(3) Official FAQ (v1.7)
(4) Optional Rules: Ultimatums (pg.2)
(5) Optional Deckbuilding Restrictions: The List of Taboos (pg.13)

- Player Aids:
(1) Sample Starter Decks and Strategy Tips
(2) Youtube Tutorial Video
(3) Music for Arkham Files games
(4) Printable Taboo Cards (v1.7)

- Free Official Print-and-Play Items
(1) Parallel Investigator: (i) Daisy Walker; (ii) “Skids” O’Toole
(2) Challenge Scenario (Required encounter sets can be found in the corresponding parallel investigator files): (i) Read or Die; (ii) All or Nothing

Useful Resources

- Information for New Players/People Curious About AH:LCG on BGG
- List of Fanmade Scenarios on BGG
- Reddit Community

- Online Deck-Builders and Card Database:
(1) ArkhamDB
(2) CardGameDB

- Mobile Phone Support:
Campaign Guide/Deck Builder Apps: iOS / Android

Release Types

  1. Core Set: Required for everything. Includes 239 cards, 149 tokens, 2 rule books and 1 campaign guide with 3 scenarios.
    • A second core set is required to play with 3-4 players, as well as 2 players in certain combinations of investigators with basic card decks.
  2. Deluxe Expansion: Includes additional investigators, player cards, encounter cards, location cards and 2 scenarios which begin a cycle.
  3. Mythos Pack: Includes additional player cards, encounter cards, location cards and 1 scenario which continues a cycle.
    • A copy of the cycle's deluxe expansion is required to play the scenario.
  4. Upgrade Expansion: Includes alternate/supplementary scenario cards and new encounter cards for an already-released campaign cycle, along with new player cards and storage accessories (box and dividers).
  5. Investigator Starter Deck: Includes a fully pre-built and ready-to-play 34-card investigator deck, as well as 26 additional cards that can be used to upgrade your deck as you play through a campaign.
  6. Scenario Pack: Includes encounter cards and location cards for 1 stand-alone scenario, with optional instructions for integrating it into a campaign.
    • Sometimes also referred to as "print-on-demand (PoD) scenarios" due to being manufactured in-house by FFG.
  7. Promo Cards: Player cards released as part of a promotion, available when attending Organised Play or when purchasing another item for example.
    • Includes previews of new investigators, investigator cards with alternative artwork and replacement signature cards for existing investigators.

Releases by Cycle

Night of the Zealot
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Status
11-2016
Arkham Horror: The Card Game
User: kelvinman_123456

Core Set
239
Released

The Gathering




The Midnight Masks




The Devourer Below



06-2018
Return to the Night of the Zealot
User: kelvinman_123456

Upgrade Expansion
66
Released
Official FFG Game Support: Campaign Guide, Campaign Log, Campaign Guide (Return to...)
The Dunwich Legacy Cycle
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Status
01-2017
The Dunwich Legacy
User: kelvinman_123456

Deluxe Expansion
161
Released

Extracurricular Activity




The House Always Wins



02-2017
The Miskatonic Museum
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
03-2017
The Essex County Express
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
04-2017
Blood on the Altar
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
05-2017
Undimensioned and Unseen
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
06-2017
Where Doom Awaits
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
07-2017
Lost in Time and Space
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
01-2019
Return to the Dunwich Legacy
User: kelvinman_123456

Upgrade Expansion
104
Released
Official FFG Game Support: Campaign Guide, Campaign Log, Campaign Guide (Return to...)
Suggested Fiction Reading: The Dunwich Horror
The Path to Carcosa Cycle
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Status
09-2017
The Path to Carcosa
User: kelvinman_123456

Deluxe Expansion
162
Released

Curtain Call




The Last King



10-2017
Echoes of the Past
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
11-2017
The Unspeakable Oath
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
12-2017
A Phantom of Truth
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
01-2018
The Pallid Mask
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
02-2018
Black Stars Rise
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
03-2018
Dim Carcosa
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
09-2019
Return to the Path to Carcosa
User: kelvinman_123456

Upgrade Expansion
104
Released
Official FFG Game Support: Campaign Guide, Campaign Log, Campaign Guide (Return to...)
Suggested Fiction Reading: The King in Yellow
The Forgotten Age Cycle
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Status
05-2018
The Forgotten Age
User: kelvinman_123456

Deluxe Expansion
161
Released

The Untamed Wilds




The Doom of Eztli



06-2018
Threads of Fate
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
07-2018
The Boundary Beyond
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
08-2018
Heart of the Elders
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
09-2018
The City of Archives
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
10-2018
The Depths of Yoth
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
11-2018
Shattered Aeons
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
08-2020
Return to the Forgotten Age
User: kelvinman_123456

Upgrade Expansion
104
Released (7th August)
Official FFG Game Support: Campaign Guide, Campaign Log, Campaign Guide (Return to...)
Suggested Fiction Reading: The Curse of Yig, The Mound, The Shadow Out of Time, The Nameless City
The Circle Undone Cycle
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Status
01-2019
The Circle Undone
User: kelvinman_123456

Deluxe Expansion
166
Released

Disappearance at the Twilight Estate




The Witching Hour




At Death’s Doorstep



03-2019
The Secret Name
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
04-2019
The Wages of Sin
Board Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game

Mythos Pack
60
Released
05-2019
For the Greater Good
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
06-2019
Union and Disillusion
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
07-2019
In the Clutches of Chaos
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
07-2019
Before the Black Throne
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
Official FFG Game Support: Campaign Guide, Campaign Log
Suggested Fiction Reading: Dreams in the Witch House
The Dream-Eaters Cycle
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Status
09-2019
The Dream-Eaters
User: kelvinman_123456

Deluxe Expansion
161
Released

Beyond the Gates of Sleep




Waking Nightmare



11-2019
The Search for Kadath
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
12-2019
A Thousand Shapes of Horror
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
01-2020
Dark Side of the Moon
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
02-2020
Point of No Return
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
03-2020
Where the Gods Dwell
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released
06-2020
Weaver of the Cosmos
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Released (5th June)
Official FFG Game Support: Campaign Guide, Part A Campaign Log (The Dream-Quest), Part B Campaign Log (The Web of Dreams)
Suggested Fiction Reading: The Silver Key, The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath, The Unnamable, The Seven Geases
The Innsmouth Conspiracy Cycle
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Status
US Release Date: 10/2/2020
The Innsmouth Conspiracy
User: kelvinman_123456

Deluxe Expansion
161
Shipping Now (28th September)

The Pit of Despair



The Vanishing of Elina Harper


November 2020
In Too Deep
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60
Announced (27th August)
December 2020
Devil Reef
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60?
Announced (22nd September)
January 2021
Horror in High Gear
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60?

February 2021
A Light in the Fog
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60?

March 2021
The Lair of Dagon
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60?

April 2021
Into the Maelstrom
User: kelvinman_123456

Mythos Pack
60?

Official FFG Game Support: Campaign Guide, Campaign Log
Suggested Fiction Reading: The Shadow over Innsmouth
Investigator Starter Decks
Date
Name
Image
Class
Cards
Status
08-2020
Nathaniel Cho
User: kelvinman_123456

Microbadge: AH LCG - The GuardianGuardian
60
Released (28th August)
08-2020
Harvey Walters
User: kelvinman_123456

Microbadge: AH LCG - The SeekerSeeker
60
Released (28th August)
08-2020
Winifred Habbamock
User: kelvinman_123456

Microbadge: AH LCG - The RogueRogue
60
Released (28th August)
08-2020
Jacqueline Fine
User: kelvinman_123456

Microbadge: AH LCG - The MysticMystic
60
Released (28th August)
08-2020
Stella Clark
User: kelvinman_123456

Microbadge: AH LCG - The SurvivorSurvivor
60
Released (28th August)
Stand-alone Scenarios
Date
Name
Image
Type
Cards
Event
11-2016
The Curse of the Rougarou
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
62
Arkham Nights 2016
12-2016
Carnevale of Horrors
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
62
N/A
06-2018
The Labyrinths of Lunacy
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
80
GenCon 2017 & Arkham Nights 2017
12-2018
Guardians of the Abyss
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
78
N/A

The Eternal Slumber


GenCon 2018

The Night's Usurper


Arkham Nights 2018 (US,UK)
10-2019
Murder at the Excelsior Hotel
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
78
N/A
07-2020
The Blob That Ate Everything
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
78
GenCon 2019, Arkham Nights 2019
09-2020

Released (18th September)

Barkham Horror: The Meddling of Meowlathotep
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
78
Pets for Vets® Support
December 2020
War Of The Outer Gods
User: kelvinman_123456

Scenario Pack
?
-
Unofficial Set-up Reference:
The Curse of the Rougarou Reference Cards, Carnevale of Horrors Reference Cards
Official FFG Game Support:
The Labyrinths of Lunacy Campaign Guide, Guardians of the Abyss Campaign Guide, Murder at the Excelsior Hotel Campaign Guide, The Blob That Ate Everything Campaign Guide
Note: for stand-alone expansions the date indicates availability to those not attending the event.

Promo Cards

Date
Promo Cards
Image
Type
Availability
Related cards
Alternative Art
08-2017
Leo de Luca (Level 0,1)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Gen Con 2017
Core Set #48,54
09-2017
Daisy Walker
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
2017 Organised Play
Core Set #2
10-2017
Unexpected Courage
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2017
Core Set #93
08-2018
Lucky! (Level 0,2)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Gen Con 2018, 2018 Organised Play
Core Set #80,84
10-2018
Drawn to the Flame
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2018 (US,UK)
Core Set #64
08-2019
Alice Luxley
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Gen Con 2019
The Wages of Sin #151
10-2019
Shortcut (Level 0)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2019
The Dunwich Legacy #22
Pre-release Investigators/Replacement Cards
11-2016
Marie Lambeau, Mystifying Song, Baron Samedi
User: kelvinman_123456

Pre-release
The Investigators of Arkham Horror Pre-order
The Circle Undone #6,18,19
10-2017
Jenny Barnes (alternative art), Green Man Medallion, Sacrificial Beast
Board Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – Jenny Barnes Promo Cards

Timed exclusive (Investigator), Exclusive (Replacement cards)
Hour of the Huntress by Dave Gross
The Dunwich Legacy #3,10,11
12-2017
Norman Withers (alternative art), Split the Angle, Vengeful Hound
Board Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – Norman Withers Promo Cards

Timed exclusive (Investigator), Exclusive (Replacement cards)
Ire of the Void by Richard Lee Byers
-
02-2018
Roland Banks (alternative art), Mysteries Remain, The Dirge of Reason
Board Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – Roland Banks Promo Cards

Timed exclusive (Investigator), Exclusive (Replacement cards)
The Dirge of Reason by Graeme Davis
Core Set #1,6,7
04-2018
Carolyn Fern (alternative art), Foolishness, To Fight the Black Wind
Board Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – Carolyn Fern Promo Cards

Timed exclusive (Investigator), Exclusive (Replacement cards)
To Fight the Black Wind by Jennifer Brozek
The Circle Undone #1,7,8
06-2018
Silas Marsh (alternative art), Nautical Prowess, Dreams of the Deep
Board Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – Silas Marsh Promo Cards

Timed exclusive (Investigator), Exclusive (Replacement cards)
The Deep Gate by Chris A. Jackson
-
06-2020
Released (5th June)
Dexter Drake (alternative art), Molly Maxwell, Yaztaroth
User: kelvinman_123456

Timed exclusive (Investigator), Exclusive (Replacement cards)
The Blood of Baalshandor by Richard Lee Byers
-
November 2020

Announced (3rd September)

Gloria Goldberg (alternative art), Ruth Westmacott, Liber Omnium Finium
User: kelvinman_123456

Timed exclusive (Investigator), Exclusive (Replacement cards)
Dark Revelations by Amanda Downum
-
Beta Cards
10-2017
The Council's Offer, The 13th Vision
Board Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – Beta Cards from Arkham Night 2017

Timed exclusive
Arkham Nights 2017
The Circle Undone #196; The Circle Undone #41
10-2018
Dendromorphosis, Ikiaq
User: kelvinman_123456

Timed exclusive
Arkham Nights 2018 (US)
Return to the Forgotten Age #12; -
10-2019
Purifying Corruption, Shrine of the Moirai
User: kelvinman_123456

Timed exclusive
Arkham Nights 2019 (US)
- ; -
08-2020
Burn After Reading
User: kelvinman_123456

Official Print and Play
Gen Con 2020
-

Accessories

Date
Name
Image
Type
Availability
Acrylic tokens
10-2016
Health tokens (8 pieces per set)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2016-2018
10-2016
Sanity tokens (8 pieces per set)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2016-2018
Deck box/ Card dividers
10-2017
Countless Terrors Deck box
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2017
10-2018
Masked Carnevale-Goer Deck box
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2018 (US,UK)
10-2019
Mindless Dancer Deck box
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2019
10-2018
Card dividers set
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
2018 Organised Play
Black velveteen bag (6” x 9”)
10-2016
Elder sign symbol emblazoned chaos bag
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2016
10-2017
Auto-fail symbol emblazoned chaos bag
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2017
10-2018
Eldritch emblem emblazoned chaos bag
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2018 (US,UK)
10-2019
Eye emblem emblazoned satin Chaos Bag
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2019
Art Prints
11-2016
The Investigators of Arkham Horror Art Prints x4 (12″x18″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
The Investigators of Arkham Horror Pre-order
10-2018
Lola Hayes Promotional Poster for the King in Yellow (19.5"x13.5")
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2018 (US,UK)
08-2019
Movie Poster for The Blob That Ate Everything (17″x11″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
GenCon 2019
08-2019
Promotional Card of Subject 8L-08 (5”x7”)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
GenCon 2019 Successful Event Participation
09-2019
The Dream-Eaters art prints x8 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
The Dream-Eaters Deluxe Expansion Pre-order
10-2019
Wanted poster for the ex-con "Skids" O'Toole
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2019
10-2019
Murder at the Excelsior Hotel art prints x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Murder at the Excelsior Hotel Standalone Scenario Pre-order
11-2019
The Search for Kadath art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
The Search for Kadath Mythos Pack Pre-order
12-2019
A Thousand Shapes of Horror art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
A Thousand Shapes of Horror Mythos Pack Pre-order
01-2020
Dark Side of the Moon art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Dark Side of the Moon Pre-order
02-2020
Point of No Return art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Point of No Return Mythos Pack Pre-order
03-2020
Where the Gods Dwell art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Where the Gods Dwell Mythos Pack Pre-order
06-2020
Weaver of the Cosmos art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Weaver of the Cosmos Mythos Pack Pre-order
07-2020
The Blob That Ate Everything art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
The Blob That Ate Everything Scenario Pack Pre-order
08-2020
Return to the Forgotten Age art cards x8 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Return to the Forgotten Age Upgrade Expansion Pre-order
08-2020
Nathaniel Cho art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Nathaniel Cho Investigator Starter Deck Pre-order
08-2020
Harvey Walters art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Harvey Walters Investigator Starter Deck Pre-order
08-2020
Winifred Habbamock art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Winifred Habbamock Investigator Starter Deck Pre-order
08-2020
Jacqueline Fine art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Jacqueline Fine Investigator Starter Deck Pre-order
08-2020
Stella Clark art cards x4 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Stella Clark Investigator Starter Deck Pre-order
Oct 2020
The Innsmouth Conspiracy art cards x8 (5″x7″)
User: kelvinman_123456
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
The Innsmouth Conspiracy Deluxe Expansion Pre-order
Pin
10-2019
Elder Sign Pin
User: kelvinman_123456

Exclusive
Arkham Nights 2019

Playmats

Date
Name
Image
Size
Availability
11-2016
Narrow Escape
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
FFG online shop
11-2016
Bloodlust
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
FFG online shop
11-2016
Altered Beast
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
FFG online shop
11-2016
Across Space and Time
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
FFG online shop
11-2016
Azathoth
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
The Investigators of Arkham Horror Pre-order
11-2016
Countless Terrors
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – Countless Terrors 1-4 Player Playmat

26” x 26”
FFG online shop
09-2017
Invocation
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
2017 Organised Play
12-2017
The Jolly Ancient One
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
2017 Holiday limited release (8/12-17/12)
12-2017
Beyond the North Portal
Board Game Accessory: Arkham Horror: The Card Game – 14” x 24” Playmats

14” x 24”
2017 Holiday limited release (8/12-17/12)
10-2018
2018 Invocation
User: kelvinman_123456

14” x 24”
2018 Organised Play
08-2019
The Viscous Blob
User: kelvinman_123456

14” x 24”
2019 Gen Con Event Participation

Designer Challenges

Designer Challenges are set by game designer Matt Newman and published on FFG's website. They involve playing a scenario in standalone mode with additional rules and restrictions intended to increase the difficulty.

Date
Name
Scenario
Cycle
07-2018
Then It Multiplied
Undimensioned and Unseen
The Dunwich Legacy
09-2018
Death Itself
The Pallid Mask
The Path to Carcosa

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