Headline: "World Saved by Daring and Affluent Adventurers!"
Yibb-Tstll [specifically chosen, never played before]
Wendy Adams, the Urchin - Susan [chosen for Elder Sign]
Monterey Jack, the Archaeologist - Rob [chosen for "archaeology"]
Jim Culver, the Musician - Justin [chosen for "strange luck"]
Darrell Simmons, the Photographer - Robbilee
End of Game
6 gates were sealed
Doom Track only reached 7
House Rules/Game Setup
Ancient One chosen specifically, because we hadn't played it before.
Investigators chosen from all possible investigators, after finding out the Ancient One's abilities and discussing winning tactics.
Expansions in play:
Curse of the Dark Pharaoh
The King in Yellow
Black Goat of the Woods
* Darrell's retainer lasted almost to the end of game.
* Wendy, the Urchin, became Deputy.
* "The Great Ritual" Rumor was easily dispelled.
* Another Rumor passed while "The Great Ritual" was still out.