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The Darkness Over Arkham

An Arkham Horror Investigators Gamebook

Published by Aconyte
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

You are an Arkham Investigator – your choices will decide the outcome of a terrible murder mystery and a sinister plot threatening Arkham ­– in this brand new gamebook adventure in the world of Arkham Horror

When a renowned professor is found dead, his body melted, it’s up to the Investigators of Arkham to discover what occult horrors were behind his fate. Pick your path, Investigator, and collect allies along the way to hunt down his killer before they strike again. However, Arkham is full of mysteries, with many wishing to keep the truth buried, and who are hungry to usher in a new era full of death and darkness to devour the world you know it. Can you stop it before it is too late?

About The Author

JONATHAN GREEN is an award-winning writer of speculative fiction with more than eighty books to his name. He has written everything from Fighting Fantasy gamebooks to Doctor Who novels, by way of Sonic the Hedgehog, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Judge Dredd. He is the creator of the Pax Britannia steampunk series for Abaddon Books, and the author of the critically-acclaimed, YOU ARE THE HERO – A History of Fighting Fantasy Gamebooks.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Aconyte (July 18, 2024)
  • Length: 288 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781839082955

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Raves and Reviews

"The story was fast-moving, with the author recognizing that simplicity is best in a gamebook... The Darkness Over Arkham is great gothic fun."

Witty and Sarcastic Bookclub, on Darkness Over Arkham

"I would recommend to any one who is a fan of choose-your-own-adventure books or a fan of Arkham Horror who wants to try something new. There is loads of re-playability as well."

What You Tolkien About, on Darkness Over Arkham

"I really liked this latest offering from the Arkham Horror line. The story was engaging and exciting, with mystery and adventure everywhere. Jonathan Green does a great job keeping things interesting."

Cosmic Circus, on The Darkness Over Arkham

Arkham Horror is shaping up to be one of the most impressive brands being developed by Aconyte, as well as the gold standard to which all tie-in fiction should aspire to and hope to eventually match.”

Sci-Fi and Fantasy Reviewer, on The Devourer Below

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