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Sandy Petersen's Cthulhu Mythos for Pathfinder

A project in Rockwall, TX by Sandy Petersen

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New Rules, Lore, Statistics and Miniatures for Over 100 Cthulhu Mythos Monsters brought to you by Sandy Petersen.
Backers: 2328
Average Pledge Per Backer: $87

Funded: $203,503 of $10,000
Dates: Mar 7th -> Apr 6th (30 days)
Project By: Sandy Petersen
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Latest News

Thank You!

April 5th - via:
Thanks to you all, this campaign has exceeded our expectations! Your support has actually pushed us through ALL of the stretch goals we had planned, even those who considered to be pipe-dreams at the start. While we could try to invent some more... (Read More)

Monstrous March Madness Winner

April 5th - via:
All Hail Elder Thing! Bow down or run away. It doesn't matter... The Elder Thing has defeated all others, taking the crown as the Monstrous March Madness winner. To celebrate this victory, two things will happen: (1) The Elder Thing will be featured... (Read More)

Monstrous March Madness Final Bout

April 2nd - via:
Elder Thing vs Nightgaunt!Mythos monsters are battling to receive YOUR adoration and worship. The ultimate winner will be featured in the inner sleeve as a beautiful art piece inside the Sandy Petersen’s Cthulhu Mythos for Pathfinder book. This is... (Read More)

Petersen Games Announces Living Mythos Miniatures

April 1st - via:
BREEDING PROGRAM FOR NEW SPECIES UNDER DEVELOPMENT Rockwall TX, 01 April 2016 - Petersen Games has officially announced that their next product line will be a species of new Mythos miniatures that are in fact living creatures. The line will be called... (Read More)

The Stars Are Right! The Great Stretch Goal has Arrived!

April 1st - via:
For those of you who want the quick and dirty list, here's what's in this Stretch Goal! Foulness from the Stars: Brain Cylinders Shadows out of Space: Quachil Uttaus Shadows out of Time: Ubbo Sathla Campaign Launch Adventure (PDF) Mythos Cats added... (Read More)

Monstrous Madness Semi-Final: Nightgaunt vs Leng Spider

March 31st - via:
WHAT ABOUT THE STRETCH GOALS? You may notice that there's no new Stretch Goal on the project home page. Well, that's because we're working up something really big and cool. We hope to have that update for you later today. In the meantime... Mythos... (Read More)

Zoogs as Player Characters

March 31st - via:
"Threading now the low phosphorescent aisles between those gigantic trunks, Carter made fluttering sounds in the manner of the zoogs, and listened now and then for responses. He remembered one particular village of the creatures near the centre of... (Read More)

Former Human Horrors: Proto-Shoggoths

March 30th - via:
Proto-shoggoths are horrid creatures that infiltrate societies, wearing the very skins of their prey. When this stretch goal is funded, everyone that receives a Former Human Horrors Campaign Collection will also receive two (2) proto-shoggoth... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Advanced Adversaries

March 29th - via:
"There squatted a stinking circle of the toadlike moonbeasts and their almost-human slaves. Some of these slaves were heating curious iron spears in the leaping flames, and at intervals applying their white-hot points to three tightly trussed... (Read More)

Pre-Painted Summoning Gates & MMM Semi-Final Round 1

March 29th - via:
“A gate had been unlocked—not indeed the Ultimate Gate, but one leading from earth and time to that extension of earth which is outside time, and from which in turn the Ultimate Gate leads fearsomely and perilously to the Last Void which is... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal - Gnorri as Playable Race!

March 28th - via:
“After a strange vision this man published a tale of Carter’s vanishing, in which he hinted that the lost one now reigned as king on the opal throne of Ilek-Vad, that fabulous town of turrets atop the hollow cliffs of glass overlooking the... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Dhole Miniature!

March 27th - via:
“Below him the ground was festering with gigantic Dholes; and even as he looked, one reared up several hundred feet…”  (Through the Gates of the Silver Key; H. P. Lovecraft)   This miniature was crafted showing a Dhole emerging from a hole,... (Read More)

Big Update! - Tcho Tcho's - New Designer Pledge - and Pathfinder HORROR Adventures!

March 26th - via:
Tcho-Tcho Day! Best Day Ever!  Especially if you’re a Great Old One. Originally an Asian tribe from Earth. Tcho-Tchos have worshipped Great Old Ones for thousands of years. Their dedication to the Great Old Ones has warped their minds and souls... (Read More)

Stretch Goal - Mythos Eidolons and Monstrous March Madness Round 4!

March 25th - via:
Certain unexplained rumours, events, and vanishments occur among men where the Zoogs have access, and it is well that they cannot travel far outside the world of dreams. But over the nearer parts of the dream world they pass freely, flitting small... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Deep One Horde Pack

March 24th - via:
From that day on my life has been a nightmare of brooding and apprehension nor do I know how much is hideous truth and how much madness. My great-grandmother had been a Marsh of unknown source whose husband lived in Arkham - and did not old Zadok... (Read More)

Hero Lab Survey - FAQ - Press

March 23rd - via:
Hero Lab Support  We’ve heard your cries and we’re listening! Some of you have been asking about if Sandy Petersen’s Cthulhu Mythos for Pathfinder is going to have Hero Lab support. We’re happy to say that we’re in discussions with Hero... (Read More)


March 22nd - via:
THE WINNER OF THE SECOND MATCHUP OF MONSTEROUS MARCH MADNESS IS...  ELDER THING! By a LANDSLIDE! Mythos monsters are battling to receive YOUR adoration and worship. The ultimate winner will be featured in the inner sleeve as a beautiful art piece... (Read More)


March 20th - via:
   The jade amulet now reposed in a niche in our museum, and sometimes we burned strangely scented candles before it. We read much in Alhazred’s Necronomicon about its properties, and about the relation of ghouls’ souls to the objects it... (Read More)

Monsterous March Madness - Round Two!

March 20th - via:
THE WINNER OF THE FIRST MATCHUP OF MONSTEROUS MARCH MADNESS IS...HUNTING HORROR! By nearly 2 to 1! Mythos monsters are battling to receive YOUR adoration and worship. Every few days, we will post a NEW MATCHUP between two Lovecraftian critters. The... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Aklo Language

March 18th - via:
The aklo language is older than any mortal tongue. Predating known history, it transcends worlds and space. Once this goal is achieved, we'll bring the aklo language to Pathfinder with a treatise on its origin and devastating potential, written by... (Read More)

Designer Pledge: Slime Time!

March 17th - via:
We want to offer a few select backers the unique opportunity to put their mark in the Cthulhu Mythos. You will work directly with Sandy Petersen and his design team to create a creature based on a miniature. This Designer Pledge has so many... (Read More)

Horde Pack: Mutant

March 15th - via:
"The boy was not talkative, yet when he spoke he seemed to reflect some elusive element wholly unpossessed by Dunwich and its denizens. The strangeness did not reside in what he said, or even in the simple idioms he used; but seemed vaguely linked... (Read More)

Mythos Magic Items and Artifacts

March 14th - via:
Once this goal is Achieved, the book will include information on magical mythos items. Some of these magic items will have features unique to the Mythos, including items and artifacts from the cults of the Great Old Ones and those with both benefits... (Read More)

Hordes 6 to 10: Mythos Ghasts

March 13th - via:
"The ghasts try to come out when the Gugs sleep and they attack ghouls as readily as Gugs, for they cannot discriminate. They are very primitive, and eat one another. The Gugs have a sentry at a narrow in the vaults of Zin, but he is often drowsy... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Cults of Cthulhu and other Great Old Ones

March 12th - via:
They worshipped, so they said, the Great Old Ones who lived ages before there were any men, and who came to the young world out of the sky. Those Old Ones were gone now, inside the earth and under the sea; but their dead bodies had told their... (Read More)

New Designer Pledge: Rider and Creature

March 11th - via:
Stretch Goal: Moonbeast Horde: 6 to 10 There around a hideous fire fed by the obnoxious stems of lunar fungi, there squatted a stinking circle of the toadlike moonbeasts and their almost-human slaves. Some of these slaves were heating curious iron... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Archetypes and Class Options

March 10th - via:
“...only three human souls since time began had ever crossed and re-crossed the black impious gulfs to other dreamlands, and of that three, two had come back quite mad.” (The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath; H.P. Lovecraft)  . When we reach this... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Primal Horrors - Yig

March 9th - via:
 . It seems that Yig, the snake-god of the central plains tribes—presumably the primal source of the more southerly Quetzalcoatl or Kukulcan—was an odd, half-anthropomorphic devil of highly arbitrary and capricious nature. He was not wholly... (Read More)

New Rituals & Spells

March 9th - via:
“The man who had brought me now squirmed to a point directly beside the hideous flame, and made stiff ceremonial motions to the semicircle he faced. At certain stages of the ritual they did grovelling obeisance, especially when he held above his... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Cultist Horde: 6 to 10

March 8th - via:
“Daily life had for him come to be a phantasmagoria of macabre shadow-studies; now glittering and leering with concealed rottenness as in Beardsley's best manner, now hinting terrors behind the commonest shapes and objects as in the subtler and... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Necronomicon and other Tomes

March 8th - via:
“Pointing to a chair, table, and pile of books, the old man now left the room; and when I sat down to read I saw that the books were hoary and mouldy, and that they included old Morryster’s wild Marvells of Science, the terrible Saducismus... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: New Expansive Insanity Rules

March 8th - via:
"The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. We live on a placid island of ignorance in the midst of black seas of infinity, and it was not meant that we should voyage far." (The... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Dwellers of the Abyss: More Deep Ones

March 7th - via:
 I think their predominant color was a greyish-green, though they had white bellies. They were mostly shiny and slippery, but the ridges of their backs were scaly. Their forms vaguely suggested the anthropoid, while their heads were the heads of... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Mythos Alien and Bizarre Technology

March 7th - via:
Thank you! Funded in 1 Hour 8 Minutes! We’re excited to know that you’re as interested in seeing us bring the Cthulhu Mythos to Pathfinder as we are to see this book become reality. Now that we have a book to make, we’re going to start offering... (Read More)

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