After the success of Dagon and Carcosa we’re celebrating the 5th anniversary of this indipendent project with a luxury edition and a third book: The Necronomicon Gamebook – Kadath, wich will draw you into the Dreamlands narrated by Howard P. Lovecraft.
In 2020 the project won The Lucca Comics & Games Award, the most important european prize for interactive books.
The Trilogy adapts H. P. Lovecraft, A. Bierce and R. Chambers‘ immortal classics into interactive adventures where you will face some of his most iconic creatures, like Cthulhu and Nyarlathotep to try to save our universe! Creatures and places are wonderfully illustrated by an incredibile art team: Francesco Biagini, Alberto Dal Lago and Jacopo Schiavo.
Armed with a die and a pencil, you will traverse haunted places and come up against dark ancestral forces. To try and ward them off, you will use the powerful artefacts and ancient spells of The Necronomicon – if you don’t lose your mind first…
Written by RPG and gamebooks award-winning author Valentino Sergi and Inspired by Adventure Gamebook masters such as Joe Dever and Herbie Brennan, The Necronomicon Gamebook gameplay, with its unique formula, stands out from other titles by adapting the best mechanics to the narration to guarantee a truly mind-blowing game immersion
The Necronomicon Gamebook – Dagon: A literary adventure where you can face firsthand the horrors told by H. P. Lovecraft among the most famous classic stories ofThe Cthulhu Mythos: Dagon, The Festival and The Hound. You will travel through the streets of Kingsport facing monstrous creatures, exploring nightmarish territories and crossing the border that divides dream from reality. Will you be able to prevent the Yule ritual from taking place, saving humanity from a gruesome fate, or will you just go crazy?
The Necronomicon Gamebook – Carcosa: this second chapter of The Necronomicon Gamebook saga will draw you into the grim fantasies of Ambrose Bierce, Robert W. Chambers and Howard P. Lovecraft adapting7 short stories dedicated to the King in Yellow! Armed with a die and a pencil, you will traverse haunted places and come up against dark ancestral forces. To try and ward them off, you will use the powerful artifacts and ancient spells of The Necronomicon.
The Necronomicon Gamebook – Kadath: adapts H. P. Lovecraft‘s immortal classic, Kadath, into an interactive adventure set in the Dreamlands where you will face some of his most iconic creatures, like Cthulhu and Nyarlathotep to try to save our universe! This gamebook represents an extension of the Dreamlands chapters in Dagon and Carcosa, and broadens the gaming experience, but can also be read individually.