The Whispering Forest

New Tales of the Miskatonic Valley 2ed for Call of Cthulhu

A project in Wales, UK by Stygian Fox Publishing

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'New Tales from Miskatonic Valley' 2nd Edition produced under license for the Call of Cthulhu RPG by Chaosium Inc.
Backers: 778
Average Pledge Per Backer: £35

Funded: £27,171 of £6,500
Dates: Apr 26th -> May 31st (36 days)
Project By: Stygian Fox Publishing
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Latest News


May 31st - via:
We did it! Thank you to everyone who has backed this campaign and wants to see a new edition of this book! Now the real work begins. Tomorrow I will be issuing contracts and planning the work 😀 Thank you, Stephanie  (Read More)


May 31st - via:
Well, we hit our last stretch goal! I'm looking forward to giving Jon Gibbons his brief and letting him go to work!SO EXCITED!   (Read More)

Will we make it?

May 30th - via:
Similar to Lovecraft's protagonist in The Shadow Over Innsmouth as he runs from room to room to escape the approaching hybrids, we're asking ourselves "Will we make it?" A map of Innsmouth would've been very welcome for the young historian in the... (Read More)

20k stretch goal!

May 25th - via:
Exciting times as we hover around the £20,000 mark! Will we get to £25k in the 6 days we have left? Share and let other gamers know that time is running out! Innsmouth Harbor by Mihael Bila  (Read More)

getting closer!

May 22nd - via:
Hi all, we're getting so close to the £20,000 stretch goal giving us new Lovecraft Country town maps.  The stretch goal after that will help us pay for more maps and at £30,000 we will commission some 1920s tourism posters for many of the... (Read More)


May 15th - via:
Ariel Teague is our 501st backer! Thank you, Ariel!  (Read More)


May 14th - via:
Wow guys! We're at £18,000!  Thank you so much! Let's hope we can reach the next stretch goal 😊   (Read More)

maps and things

May 12th - via:
Hi you beautiful people!At the £10k stretch goal, we listed a number of eras in which to depict Lovecraft Country. One of those was a colonial-era map. Pictured below is the style I'll be using to depict it. There'll be more historical accuracy but... (Read More)

Embrace the Gibbons!

May 8th - via:
I've added two new stretch goals regarding maps. If we reach them then Jon Gibbons will create NEW maps for Arkham, Innsmouth, Dunwich, Kingsport, and Foxfield. These maps will still conform to the Chaosium versions but will a new look and look... (Read More)

in the news...

May 5th - via:
I'm happy to let everyone know that Dean Engelhardt will be returning to create the six pages of the Arkham Advertiser in the back of the book. He lent his genius to the pages of Hudson & Brand 😊   (Read More)

props where they're deserved!

May 2nd - via:
🙋 Hi all, As we approach the next stretch goal, which I have little doubt we'll reach, I have brought on the HPLovecraft Historical Society and Andrew Leman. That way, we can use the props and handouts they created for the previous edition. Take a... (Read More)

Read all about it!

May 2nd - via:
Hooray! We've reached the £12k stretch goal and that means we can commission a six page copy of the Arkham Advertiser. Those who have bought Hudson & Brand know what to expect from six pages of news, scenario seeds, and clues!  (Read More)

a felon on the run...

April 27th - via:
Hi everyone, I can now reveal the author of the new scenario. I'm extremely honoured to be able to work with Seth Skorkowsky, author and YouTube personality. He's a professional writer who occasionally takes time out to create great videos on the... (Read More)

Third Stretch Goal!

April 27th - via:
We've reached our third stretch goal! This means we're hitting them hard and fast so if you have a practical idea for a stretch goal, comment below!  (Read More)


April 27th - via:
Oh my word!I wake to not only seeing the project funded but also TWO stretch goals falling! I'm gonna have to get my thinking hat on further stretch goals! (I don't have a separate hat for thinking, just so you know. My dancing hat would get... (Read More)

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