The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Tomb of Annihilation
RPG Geek Random Tables
Blades in the Dark
Patrol
Starfinder Core Rulebook
Down Darker Trails
Star Frontiers: Alpha Dawn (Digitally Remastered)
Beyond the Mountains of Madness
Agone
Microscope
First Ride / Last Ride
The Haunted Ruins
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Beginner Box
Evolved Grottoes & Griffons: Teratic Tome
Star Wars: Force and Destiny Core Rulebook
D&D Tomb of Annihilation Dice
Book 01: The Warlock of Firetop Mountain
Old School Reference and Index Compilation (OSRIC) v2
Twilight Imperium: The Role-Playing Game
Fiasco
FU: the Free, Universal RPG
The 9Qs
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
Star Trek Adventures Core Book
DDAL7-01: A City on the Edge
The Gongfarmer's Almanac Consolidated Edition (2017)
Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea (Second Edition)
Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay
Bushido (3rd Edition)
Dread
The Complete Warlock
Robin's Laws of Good Gamemastering
Traveller
DD1: Barrow of the Forgotten King
Night of the Nazgûl
Diaspora
Escape from Tentacle City
The Complete Monstrous Undead Compendium
Heart of Ice
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Mouse Guard Roleplaying Game Box Set
Cardboard Heroes
Black Crusade Core Rulebook
The House of R'lyeh
Dungeon World Roleplaying Game
Star Wars: Edge of the Empire Beginner Game
Archipelago (Third Edition)
The Quiet Year
SlaughterGrid
Star Trader
Information
RPG
Genre
Series
Series Code
 
Category
Mechanic Show More »
Designer
Artist
Production Staff
Publisher
Year Published
2010
Primary Name
Christmas in Hell
Alternate Names
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 99457
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
PDF Version
Publisher: 
Year: 2010
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
17 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

From the Background:

The snow begins to fall heavily against your windscreen as you slowly drive along the lonely country road, your wipers fighting a losing battle against the icy drizzle. Shivering, you turn to the radio for some much-needed Christmas cheer. Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way, oh what fun... You manage a smile as you picture the warm turkey waiting for you at your cousin's house in Mingleford. It will be a very merry holiday season indeed if you can just navigate this labyrinth of paddocks and unused dirt tracks.

Your forehead creases as you consider again the given to you by the traveller you met along the highway. Dressed in a Santa suit with scraggly white hair, he'd certainly looked the part even if the sherry on his breath undermined his reliability. But his knowledge of the local area had seemed sound enough, hadn't it? Surely no decent human being could have any malicious intent on Christmas Eve!

Bells on bobtails ring, making spirits bright, oh... fun it... laying son... ells... the radio begins to flicker. You unceremoniously slap the dashboard, looking with concern at the dusty speakers. The way... sleigh, oh... gle... dewol lah neva eh... rehtaf... The volume of the increasingly scrambled carol begins to rise frighteningly. You bend down to examine the dials, frantically pushing buttons to try and end the ghastly noise. As the screeching reaches an unbearable level you straighten up for a quick glimpse of the road - and then the car plunges into the white stomach of the enormous snowman that has been built in the centre of your path.

For a moment all is silent beneath the night sky. Then you throw open the door with a groan and scramble out of the car and out into the roadside ditch, panting heavily as the shock continues to pulse throughout your body. The light glowing from the car windows reveals the face of your icy tormentor; sticks and rocks have been used to create a wide, nasty smile that laughs down at you. You curse and walk back towards the car, sticking your arm through the open door and twisting the key. The engine makes no sound. Above your head the car light flickers and dies, leaving you with nothing but the light of the moon and stars.

Fear finally begins to seep into your consciousness; tonight's consistently unlucky events have left you lost, stranded and chilled to the bone. As you try to piece together a plan of action your eyes focus on an orange glow in the distance. Your heart leaps - a fire! Someone is camping just a short distance away from where you are stranded. You quickly begin to jog towards the light, forcing your body to warm itself against the cold. The closer you get, the more lights you can see - and some of them are high above the ground. You smile as you realise you have stumbled onto a construction site! Mingleford must be close by. You bow your head against the snow and continue to trudge forward, still feeling shaken from the crash.

More Information Edit | History

From the Introduction:

Christmas in Hell is a sequel and tribute to the Steve Jackson classic House of Hell.

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
No Articles Found
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: N/A
Num Ratings: 0
Average Rating: 0.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 149
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 0
Users Owning: 0
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
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.