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The Key and the Gate


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Prepared Alienist

Prepared Alienist

Type: Character Faction: Neutral
Cost: 2
Icon: (A)(I) Skill: 2
Scientist. Independent.
Toughness +1.
While Prepared Alienist is ready, characters cannot change control or be put into play through triggered effects.
"They can only reach us through angles. We must eliminate all angles from this room. I do not believe they can reach me, but I must beware."
Illustrator: Kelly Hensing
Set: TKatG
***** 7 Comments
Professor Nathaniel Peaslee

Professor Nathaniel Peaslee

Alien Intelligence
Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 1
Icon: Skill: 1
Yithian.
Action: During your operations phase, pay X (which must include at least one [Yog-Sothoth resource) to choose a non-Ancient One character of X skill or less. The controller of that character gains control of Professor Nathaniel Peaslee and you gain control of that character.
"It was on Thursday, 14 May 1908, that the queer amnesia came... I had a singular feeling - altogether new to me - that some one else was trying to get possession of my thoughts."
Illustrator: Rafal Hrynkiewicz
Set: TKatG
****- 6 Comments
Quantum Theorist

Quantum Theorist

Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Icon: (A) Skill: 3
Scientist.
[Yog-Sothoth] resources count as a resource match for Scientist characters in your hand.
If you control a non-[Yog-Sothoth] Scientist, Quantum Theorist gains [Investigation] and Fast.
"The more closely one pins down on measurement, the less precise another measurement pertaining to the same particle must become."
Illustrator: Bryce Cook
Set: TKatG
**--- 9 Comments
Return to Yith

Return to Yith

Type: Event Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: X
Yithian.
Action: Choose X Yithian cards in your discard pile and put them into your hand.
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Illustrator: Scott Purdy
Set: TKatG
*---- No Comments have been made.
Rite of the Silver Gate

Rite of the Silver Gate

Rending Space-Time
Type: Support Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 3
Ritual.
Fated 3.
Action: Exhaust Rite of the Silver Gate to choose a non-story card in play. The controller of that card reveals the top card of his deck and compares its cost to that of the chosen card. Discard the card with the highest cost. Then, place a success token on the Rite of the Silver Gate.
Illustrator: Stephen Somers
Set: TKatG
****- 8 Comments
Rite of the Silver Key

Rite of the Silver Key

Ritual of the Profane
Type: Support Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 0
Ritual.
Forced Response: After your turn begins, add 1 success token to Rite of the Silver Key. Then, discard the top card of your deck.
Action: Exhaust Rite of the Silver Key and discard X success tokens from it to choose a character in your discard pile with cost X or lower and put it into play.
Special Attribute: Steadfast x3 Yog-Sothoth
Illustrator: Damien Worm
Set: TKatG
***-- 1 Comments
Scholar from Yith

Scholar from Yith

Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 3
Icon: (T)(A)(A) Skill: 3
Yithian. Investigator.
Action: Pay 1 to change one of Scholar from Yith's [Arcane] icons to an [Investigation] icon.
Action: Pay 2 to choose a character. Until the end of the phase, treat that character as if its printed text box were blank. This effect can only be triggered from your discard pile.
The beings of a dying elder world, wise with the ultimate secrets.
Illustrator: Stephen Somers
Set: TKatG
****- No Comments have been made.
Scientist from Yith

Scientist from Yith

Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Icon: (T)(A) Skill: 2
Yithian. Scientist.
Response: After you play a Yithian card, choose an opponent. Reveal the top 3 cards of that player's deck and put any number of those cards on the bottom of the deck.
The intricate machinery their scientists had created was beyond the ken of man.
Illustrator: Paul Carrick
Set: TKatG
***-- No Comments have been made.
Sieur Piriou Louis

Sieur Piriou Louis

Hastur's Huntsman
Type: Character Faction: Hastur
Cost: 3
Icon: (C)(C)(A) Skill: 4
Cultist.
Fated 3.
Response: After Sieur Piriou Louis is committed to a story, all other characters committed at that story go insane. Then, place a success token on Sieur Piriou Louis.
Illustrator: Charles Urbach
Set: TKatG
***-- 8 Comments
Slenderman

Slenderman

Feaster Upon the Innocent
Type: Character Faction: Shub-Niggurath
Cost: 3
Icon: (T)(C)(C) Skill: 4
Monster.
Fated 3.
Disrupt: When the first struggle would resolve at a story at which Slenderman is committed, all non-[Shub-Niggurath] characters at that story with cost 2 or lower are uncommitted. Then, place a success token on Slenderman.
Illustrator: Damien Worm
Set: TKatG
***-- 5 Comments
Song of the Spheres

Song of the Spheres

Type: Support Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Spell. Attachment.
Attach to a character.
Treat attached character as if its printed text box were blank and it loses all icons.
Action: Pay X to destroy Song of the Spheres. X is equal to the cost of attached character. Any player may trigger this ability.
Illustrator: Kelley Hensing
Set: TKatG
**--- No Comments have been made.
Studying the Void

Studying the Void

Type: Event Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 0
Yithian.
Action: Discard the top card of each player's deck.
Response: After you win an [Arcane] struggle, reveal the top X cards of your deck. X is the amount by which you won the [Arcane] struggle. Discard any number of those cards and arrange the rest on top of your deck in any order. This effect can only be triggered from your discard pile.
Illustrator: Douglas Sirois
Set: TKatG
****- 3 Comments
Summon Spectral Hunter

Summon Spectral Hunter

Type: Support Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Attachment. Spell.
Play only if it is not Day. Attach to a non-Ancient One character.
Attached character gets -1 skill for each success token on it, and it is destroyed if its skill is 0.
Forced Response: After the beginning of its owner's turn, place a success token on attached character.
Illustrator: Johannes Holm
Set: TKatG
**--- 4 Comments
Temporal Slip

Temporal Slip

Type: Event Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Spell.
Loyal.
Disrupt: After an icon struggle effect resolves, choose an icon struggle. Resolve that struggle as if you had won it.
Illustrator: Alice Duke
Set: TKatG
***-- 3 Comments
The Black Stone

The Black Stone

Leyline Nexus
Type: Support Faction: Silver Twilight
Cost: 2
Polar.
Disrupt: When a card would leave play due to a card effect, exhaust The Black Stone to choose a card in play. Treat that card as if its text box were blank until the end of the phase.
The Inuit legends claimed the megalith had stood there before man walked the Earth.
Illustrator: Thomas Wievegg
Set: TKatG
***-- 3 Comments
The Festival

The Festival

Bringer of Strange Joy
Type: Support Faction: Shub-Niggurath
Cost: 1
Location.
Action: Exhaust The Festival and sacrifice a resource to search your deck for a card and attach it to a drained domain as a resource. Shuffle your deck.
Action: Attach The Festival to a domain as a resource (Limit 1 per turn.) This effect can only be triggered from your discard pile.
Card designed by 2011 Liege Champion Graham Hill
Illustrator: Tiziano Baracchi
Set: TkatG
***** 2 Comments
The Tattered Cloak

The Tattered Cloak

Regalia Dementia
Type: Support Faction: Hastur
Cost: 2
Attachment.
Attach to a character.
Attached character gains the Servitor subtype.
Response: After a Lunatic character is driven insane, choose an opponent. That opponent must drive a character he controls insane or choose and discard a card from his hand. (Limit once per turn.)
Illustrator: Jesse Mead
Set: TKatG
**--- 4 Comments
Visions of the Future's Past

Visions of the Future's Past

Type: Event Faction: Neutral
Cost: 0
Prophecy.
Play during any player's draw phase.
Action: Place this card face up on your deck.
Response: After an opponent's triggered effect removes a card you control from play, discard Visions of the Future's Past from the top of your deck to put that card into your hand and draw 1 card.
Illustrator: Brian Valenzuela
Set: TKatG
*---- 4 Comments
Vortex of Time

Vortex of Time

Type: Event Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Spell. Disaster.
Action: Draw 2 cards.
Response: After a player drains a domain, reveal the top card of that player's deck. You may place that card on the bottom of that deck. (Limit once per turn.) This effect can only be triggered from your discard pile.
Illustrator: David Demaret
Set: TKatG
***** 7 Comments
Wentshukumishiteu

Wentshukumishiteu

Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 3
Icon: (T)(C) Skill: 2
Gug. Polar.
Villainous. Fast. Toughness +1.
Forced Response: After Wentshukumishiteu leaves play, discard the top 3 cards from each opponent's deck.
They spoke of the creatures in hushed whispers when they dared speak of them at all. The had existed before their earliest ancestors and speaking of them was known to bring misfortune to all involved.
Illustrator: Chris Wong
Set: TKatG
**--- 3 Comments
Wilbur Whateley

Wilbur Whateley

Scion of Yog-Sothoth
Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 4
Icon: (T)(C)(A)(I) Skill: 4
Servitor. Sorcerer.
Reduce the cost of the first Spell event card you play each turn by 1.
Action: Discard a Spell event card from your hand to choose an exhausted character controlled by an opponent. That opponent must return that character to the top of its owner's deck or discard 1 card from his hand.
Illustrator: Michel Koch
Set: TKatG
***-- 5 Comments
Will of Azathoth

Will of Azathoth

The Edicts of Madness
Type: Support Faction: Neutral
Cost: 2
Spell. Attachment.
Attach to a story card.
Characters cannot be committed to attached story card.
Forced Response: After a story card is won, discard Will of Azathoth.
Illustrator: Scott Purdy
Set: TKatG
***-- 21 Comments
Yithian Scout

Yithian Scout

Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 1
Icon: Skill: 1
Yithian. Investigator.
Response: After Yithian Scout enters the discard pile from play, search your deck for a card named Yithian Scout and put it in your hand.
Action: Discard a card from each opponent's deck. (Limit once per turn.) If a non-character card is discarded in this way, put Yithian Scout into play from your discard pile. This effect can only be triggered from your discard pile.
Illustrator: Rafal Hrynkiewicz
Set: TKatG
***** 3 Comments
Yog-Sothoth

Yog-Sothoth

All-In-One
Type: Character Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 7
Icon: (T)(T)(C)(A)(A) Skill: 8
Ancient One.
Villainous. Invulnerability.
Reduce the cost to play Yog-Sothoth by 1 for each Sorcerer character in your discard pile.
Forced Response: After a player places a success token on a story, choose a card controlled by that player to gain Fated 3 until the end of the phase. Then place a success token on that card.
Illustrator: Stephen Somers
Set: TKatG
****- 2 Comments
Ys

Ys

Swallowed By The Sea
Type: Support Faction: Yog-Sothoth
Cost: 2
Lost Civilization.
Disrupt: When an opponent's card effect would cause a character you control to leave play, instead exhaust Ys and resolve that effect on another character you control.
The tales of mariners claim that from far beneath the waves the church bells of Ys can still be heard.
Illustrator: Dennis Chan
Set: TKatG
**--- 1 Comments


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