The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Booty and the Beasts
Vow of Honor
Blades in the Dark
The Space Patrol
Mythic Game Master Emulator
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Fate Core System
CRGE: Conjectural Roleplaying GM Emulator
Tales from the Yawning Portal
My Little Pony: Tails of Equestria, The Storytelling Game
ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG
Dungeons & Dragons Set 1: Basic Rules
Dungeons & Dragons (Woodgrain Box & White Box Sets)
Treasure Quests: Tombs of Ra
Microscope
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 6
SOLO: Solo RPG Campaigns for the Cepheus Engine
Tales from the Loop
Alarums & Excursions (Issue 500 - Jun 2017)
Shadows over Bögenhafen
Shadowrun
The Princes' Kingdom
X1: The Isle of Dread
Prince Valiant: The Storytelling Game
Supernatural Role Playing Game
HHQ5: Fighter's Challenge II
Horror on the Orient Express
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook
Underground
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Mark of Amber
Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay Core Set
Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay: Game Master's Guide
The One Ring: Adventures over the Edge of the Wild
Assault on the Goblin Hold
DCC #078: Fate's Fell Hand
Fate Accelerated
MurderHobos
Pits & Perils
The One Ring Roleplaying Game
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 5e)
The Trail of Stone and Sorrow
Curse of Strahd
Shadowrun: Anarchy - Alternate Ruleset
Magnamund Menagerie
Rise of the Dungeon Master: Gary Gygax and the Creation of D&D
Tribe Name Generator
Dungeon Masters Guide (AD&D 1e)
Information
RPG
Genre
Series
Series Code
 
Category
Mechanic
Designer
Artist
Production Staff
Publisher
Year Published
2000
Primary Name
The Keeper's Companion
Alternate Names
A Core Book for Keepers, Vol. 1
El Manual del Guardián
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 46711
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
PDF version
Publisher: Chaosium
Year: 2008
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
Product Code: 2388PDF
ISBN-10: 1568821441
212 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
El Manual del Guardián
Publisher: 
Year: 2001
Soft Cover
ISBN-10: 8484214184
206 pages
Size: 8.00 x 11.00 inches
Spanish
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
Softcover
Publisher: Chaosium
Year: 2000
Soft Cover
Product Code: 2388
ISBN-10: 1568821441
208 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

From the back cover:

Blasphemous Knowledge, Forbidden Secrets, & Handy Information

New to Call of Cthulhu? A battle-scarred veteran of many campaigns? Here is essential guidance and background to help you host Call of Cthulhu games more easily and skillfully.

  • 13 Suggestions for Keepers - Common sense and sly applications to improve your games.
  • Occult Books - More than 60 occult books and references summarized, often including titles of individual chapters.
  • Languages and Scripts - A quick guide to when languages and language forms existed.
  • Arcane Antiquities - More than 20 items and artifacts not gathered by the rule book, taken from stories and scenarios. Background, pertinent stats, mechanics.
  • Secret Cults - Antagonists, allies, and scholars who know too much for safety or sanity.
  • Forensic Medicine - the science and techniques of death investigation, past and present, in cogent detail
  • Alien Races, Mysterious Places - Two short chapters concerning special mysteries of the Mythos, from deep ones and voormis to Atlantis, Yuggoth, and beyond.
  • Skills, Expansions, New Skills - fresh discussion of skill applications, coverages, and how some skills relate. More than 80 skills.
  • Plus Good Cthulhu Hunting, An Alternate Resistance Table, Feverish Study, Law Enforcement Timeline, Circumstances of Death by State, Brainstorming, Books and Sanity: Alternate Rules, updated Investigator's Sheet, etc.

The chapters 'Forbidden Books', 'Secret Cults', 'Alien Races', and 'Mysterious Places' originally made up the Keeper's Compendium and appear here in corrected or revised form.

More Information Edit | History

This book expands the information first persented in the Keeper's Compendium.

Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Linked Items
Sort: Pg
Relationship:
Pg. 1
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
RPG Item Rank: 574
Num Ratings: 43
Average Rating: 7.31
Standard Deviation: 1.12
Num Views: 1387
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 1
Personal Comments: 7
Users Owning: 216
Users Wanting: 3
Users Trading: 4 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 1
Plays This Month: 0
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.