Eclectic Infinities

This obscurely titled blog covers my eclectic interests and occasional activities in pen-and-paper role-playing games, board games, computer games, and probably other things besides. For historical wargaming activities, see the blog maintained by my alter-ego, The Wishful Wargamer.

Thursday, 25 September 2014

Achtung! Cthulhu #1

I've not much time for role playing games and I think in the last 35 years I've been involved in two AD&D adventures and one Call of Cthulhu game.  Achtung! Cthulhu, however, has piqued my interest, as it combines WW2, Cthulhu (of course) and some excellent graphics.  Plus the female on the cover of the Investigator's Guide reminds me of someone...
 
More pictures in a later post.  Truely inspiring in terms of graphical technique and the whole 1930s/1940s pulp type adventure setting for Cthulhu.  Even the fonts are interesting. (I should point out that I don't own the game yet so I've no idea how it plays, although as with most RPGs it depends more on the players than on the rules).

Oh and by the way, I know it's over 18 months since I last posted here but now that the Scottish Referendum is over I've got time on my hands, until the UK General Election in May 2015 that is...