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Josef Meiger

Josef Meiger

Metaphysicist
Type: Character Faction: Silver Twilight
Cost: 3
Icon: (C)(A)(I) Skill: 3
Criminal. Government. Lodge.
When Josef Meiger leaves play, destroy all Artifact and Ritual support cards you control.
Response: When Josef Meiger commits to a story, search your deck for an Artifact or Ritual support card and put it into play.
Then, shuffle your deck.
Illustrator: Kip Ayers
Set: DotU
****- 3 Comments
Naomi O'Bannion

Naomi O'Bannion

Ruthless Tactician
Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 3
Icon: (C)(C)(I) Skill: 4
Criminal
Action: Ready Naomi O'Bannion to choose and trigger a Tactic event card in any discard pile. Then, put it on the bottom of its owner's deck.
She had her mother's charm and her father's cunning.
Illustrator: Alexandre Dainche
Set: DotU
***-- 9 Comments
A Cunning Ruse

A Cunning Ruse

Type: Conspiracy Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 0
Symbols:
When a player succeeds at this conspiracy, he may place a success token at another story at which no characters are committed
Special Attribute: Steadfast x2 Syndicate
Illustrator: Juan Martinez Pinilla
Set: DotU
****- 11 Comments
Mind Swap

Mind Swap

Type: Event Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Spell. Tactic.
Action: Choose a character you control and a character an opponent controls. Those characters trade struggle icons until the end of the phase.
Then draw a card.

"Welcome to my nightmare."
Illustrator: JB Casacop
Set: DotU
***-- 10 Comments
Ambush

Ambush

Type: Event Faction: Shub-Niggurath
Cost: 0
Tactic.
Action: Play a character card with cost 3 or lower from your hand. If that character is still in play at the end of the phase, sacrifice it.
Special Attribute: Steadfast x3 Shub-Niggurath
"The cautious seldom error."
–Confucius

Illustrator: JB Casacop
Set: DotU
----- 17 Comments
Concrete and Chains

Concrete and Chains

Type: Support Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 1
Attachment. Item.
Attach to a character.
Attached character gets –1 skill for every success token on Concrete and Chains.
Forced Response: At the beginning of each turn put a success token on Concrete and Chains. If attached character has 0 skill, destroy it.
Illustrator: Mark Molnar
Set: DotU
***-- 13 Comments
La Bella Luna

La Bella Luna

Seedy Restaurant
Type: Support Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Location.
Response: At the beginning of each opponent's turn, ready a Criminal character you control. If it is Day ready all Criminal characters you control.
La Bella Luna was a 'multi-purpose' establishment.
Illustrator: Mark Molnar
Set: DotU
****- 15 Comments
Immurement

Immurement

Type: Event Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 0
Tactic.
Action: Drain a domain you control with the most resources to choose a support card or a non-Ancient One character an opponent controls. That card's owner attaches it to a domain of his choice as a resource.
Special Attribute: Steadfast x2 Syndicate
"Nobody's ever gonna finds youse now."
Illustrator: Adam Schumpert
Set: DotU
***** 5 Comments
Hatchet Man

Hatchet Man

Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Icon: Skill: 3
Criminal.
Response: After Hatchet Man commits to a story, choose a struggle at that story. Count the total skill of all participating characters instead of the icons to determine the winner of that struggle.

When the Hatchet Men come out you know that big trouble is in store.
Illustrator: JB Casacop
Set: DotU
**--- 3 Comments
Sarnath

Sarnath

Too Proud
Type: Support Faction: Neutral
Cost: 2
Lost Civilization.
You may choose not to ready Sarnath during the refresh phase.
Response: After a character is readied, exhaust Sarnath and pay 2 to exhaust that character. While Sarnath is exhausted that character may not be readied.
Illustrator: Lino Drieghe
Set: DotU
----- 12 Comments
Fall Guy

Fall Guy

Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 1
Icon: Skill: 2
Criminal.
Disrupt: When a struggle at a story would resolve, sacrifice Fall Guy to cancel the results of each struggle you would lose at that story until the end of the phase.

"What? No! I...I..."
Illustrator: Antonio Maínez
Set: DotU
***-- 8 Comments
House Advantage

House Advantage

Type: Support Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Condition.
If you control only [Syndicate] cards, House Advantage is immune to your opponent's card effects.
Disrupt: Before you would draw a card, look at the top card of your deck. You may instead draw a card from the bottom of your deck.

Mr. Clover didn't believe in 'chance'.
Illustrator: Sara Biddle
Set: DotU
***-- 10 Comments
Lena Di Boerio

Lena Di Boerio

Occult Consultant
Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 1
Icon: Skill: 1
Criminal. Sorcerer.
Action: Pay 1 to choose a character. Until the end of the phase, that character gets –1 skill and loses an icon of your choice, and Lena Di Boerio gets +1 skill and gains the chosen icon.
"I'm afraid an exorcism may be your only hope, they are quite expensive however..."
Illustrator: Daniel Masso
Set: DotU
****- 1 Comments
Henry Knoll

Henry Knoll

A Real Wiseguy
Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Icon: (A)(A) Skill: 3
Criminal. Independent.
Response: When you ready Henry Knoll, choose a character. Until the end of the turn. that character gets –1 skill and gains the text "If this character has 0 skill it is destroyed."

"You talk'n ta me?!"
Illustrator: Rafal Hrynkiewicz
Set: DotU
***-- 2 Comments
Isaac Miles

Isaac Miles

Willing to Lend an Ear
Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Icon: (A)(I) Skill: 3
Independent.
When a character card would be put into a discard pile, put it on the bottom of its owner's deck instead.
"What's your trouble sir?"
Illustrator: Rafal Hrynkiewicz
Set: DotU
***** 2 Comments
On the Lam

On the Lam

Type: Event Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 0
Tactic.
Action: Choose a non-Ancient One character. That card cannot be readied or exhausted until the beginning of your next turn. (Limit 1 per turn.)
Special Attribute: Steadfast x1 Syndicate
"My advice? Disappear son. Get out of town and stay low."
Illustrator: Cristina Vela
Set: DotU
***** 5 Comments
Hali's Directive

Hali's Directive

Type: Event Faction: Hastur
Cost: 1
Tactic.
Disrupt: Cancel the effects of a character card just triggered. Then, drive that character insane, if able.

His name spoken thrice invites madness.
Illustrator: Stephanie Brown
Set: DotU
***** 2 Comments
Jeff Harson

Jeff Harson

Manic Musician
Type: Character Faction: Hastur
Cost: 2
Icon: (A)(A) Skill: 1
Artist. Lunatic.
Action: During your operations phase drive Jeff Harson insane to look at your opponent's hand. Then you may choose and play an event card from his hand, ignoring all costs.

They who dance are thought mad by those who hear not the music.
Illustrator: Julepe
Set: DotU
***-- 2 Comments
Bill Strauss

Bill Strauss

Blessed of Shub-Niggurath
Type: Character Faction: Shub-Niggurath
Cost: 3
Icon: (T)(C)(C) Skill: 2
Cultist. Servitor.
Response: When Bill Strauss commits to a story, reveal the top card of your deck. If the revealed card is a character add it to your hand; otherwise discard it.

He once was a man with a family and a home, now he knew only blood, flesh, and bone.
Illustrator: Jon Bosco
Set: DotU
----- 1 Comments
Length of Pipe

Length of Pipe

Type: Support Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 0
Attachment. Item. Weapon.
Attach to a [Syndicate] character you control.
Disrupt: After you win a struggle at a story where attached character is committed, discard Length of Pipe to wound a character at that story.

Special Attribute: Steadfast x2 Syndicate
THWACK!
Illustrator: Jesse Mead
Set: DotU
**--- 3 Comments
Clover Club Ringer

Clover Club Ringer

Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 3
Icon: (A) Skill: 4
Criminal.
Disrupt: When an opponent wins a struggle at a story where Clover Club Ringer is committed, you also win that struggle. (The active player resolves their struggle first.)
Limit once per turn.

"I win again! Sorry sugar, its just not your night."
Illustrator: Sara Biddle
Set: DotU
*---- 6 Comments
Clover Club Pit Boss

Clover Club Pit Boss

Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Icon: (C)(C) Skill: 3
Criminal.
Each Criminal character you control gains Willpower.

"You work for me now. Do as I say and you'll have nothing else to fear."
Illustrator: Bryce Cook
Set: DotU
***** 1 Comments
Martin Herring

Martin Herring

"Quick Kip"
Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Icon: (C)(I) Skill: 3
Criminal.
Fast.
Play with the top card of your deck revealed.
Characters your opponent controls with the same cost as the top card of your deck cannot commit to the same story as Martin Herring.
Illustrator: Bryce Cook
Set: DotU
****- 6 Comments
Crooked Attorney

Crooked Attorney

Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Icon: Skill: 4
Independent.
Villainous.
Day. It is Day. Destroy all Night cards.
Each Criminal character you control gains [Arcane] and +1 skill.
"Your Honor, my client has no recollection of murdering anyone."
Illustrator: Alexandre Dainche
Set: DotU
**--- 1 Comments
Danny O'Bannion's Office

Danny O'Bannion's Office

"Now Hiring"
Type: Support Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 0
Location.
Response: After a character you control is destroyed, draw a card. Limit once per phase.
Special Attribute: Steadfast x1 Syndicate
"We have several new postions that have just opened up."
Illustrator: Antonio Maínez
Set: DotU
***-- 1 Comments
Marine Salvager

Marine Salvager

Type: Character Faction: Syndicate
Cost: 2
Icon: (C) Skill: 2
Criminal.
Action: Exhaust Marine Salvager and pay X to choose a support card in any player's discard pile. Then, put that support card into play under your control. X is equal to the printed cost of the support card.
Illustrator: Angela Sung
Set: DotU
***** 5 Comments
Deep Undercover

Deep Undercover

Type: Event Faction: The Agency
Cost: 1
Tactic.
Action: Choose a character and name a subtype on an opponent's card. Until the end of the phase that character gains that subtype, Invulnerability, and Willpower.
He was in too deep, and was beginning to question what the hell he really was.
Illustrator: Alexandre Dainche
Set: DotU
**--- 6 Comments
Outmaneuvered

Outmaneuvered

Type: Event Faction: Neutral
Cost: 2
Tactic.
Disrupt: Cancel the effects of an event card that targets a character you control. The owner of that event refreshes the domain used to play that event.
"Did you not think I would be prepared for such inevitabilities?"
Illustrator: Julepe
Set: DotU
**--- 9 Comments
Calculated Mutation

Calculated Mutation

Type: Event Faction: Cthulhu
Cost: 1
Tactic.
Play during the story phase after you have committed characters to stories.
Action: Change any number of [Arcane] icons on characters you control into icons of a single type (your choice) until the end of the phase.
"My calculations appear to be a bit... off."
Illustrator: Stephen Somers
Set: DotU
***-- 3 Comments
Elijah Conrad

Elijah Conrad

Distinguished Alumnus
Type: Character Faction: Miskatonic University
Cost: 3
Icon: (A)(I)(I) Skill: 3
Independent.
Response: After Elijah Conrad enters play, put a Location support card into play from
either your discard pile or your hand.
"I would be honored to fund the University's next expedition."
Illustrator: Bryce Cook
Set: DotU
****- 1 Comments


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