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Cthulhu Parlour's "Hotel Lovecraft"

A project in Rye, UK by Oliver McNeil

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A truly unique nerve-jangling candlelit storytelling RPG, boardgame, gamebook & audio horror theatre hybrid. 1-5 Players aged 14+
Backers: 743
Average Pledge Per Backer: £35

Funded: £26,281 of £1,500
Dates: Jul 28th -> Aug 27th (31 days)
Project By: Oliver McNeil
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Latest News

Last few days AND... something amazing!

August 25th - via:
For those that follow gamebook news, you may have seen that International Gamebook Day is happening this coming Thursday 27th August.  I'm in charge or the interviews from The Theatre of Wonder in Rye. They are free and online.  Links are below. ... (Read More)

Limited Live Zoom Quest Tickets are now here!

August 20th - via:
You now have the chance to visit Cthulhu Parlour and join in on the interactive show "The Maddening". Blending live theatre, soundscapes, and roleplaying magic, you can join seven others (*One player per ticket) in an evening of horror and... (Read More)

New Reward but also something else...

August 7th - via:
Hi  FULL COLOUR UNLOCKED I'm pleased to say that we can now have the book in FULL colour! Which is cool.  This Reward will be for both the physical and digital versions. ALSO Next week I will be also introducing a new package. Hotel Lovecraft Plus... (Read More)

Cthulhu Parlour's Hotel Lovecraft Wants To Create The Gaming Theater Genre

August 3rd - via:
Interactive game entertainment company and live theater show Cthulhu Parlour recently launched the Kickstarter for their newest game, Hotel Lovecraft, and saw its funding goal of $17,831 met maniacally quickly. Hotel Lovecraft is being billed as a hybrid of the roleplaying, board, and choose your own adventure game genres, played with support from audio horror theater to bring it all together. Hotel Lovecraft is heavily influenced by the works of the master of cosmic horror H.P. Lovecraft, and is designed for one to five players ages 14 and up. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Kickstarters: Edgar Allan Poe & Hotel Lovecraft

August 3rd - via:
Officina Meningi - the people behind the Necronomicon Gamebooks - are back with an Edgar Allen Poe inspired gamebook. The Kickstarter launches on August 28 - so get ready for some creepy nightmare horror from authors that truly understand the genre! Some of Poe's most famous short stories will be adapted into a gamebook with the utmost fidelity to the original text. They will present to you an interactive immersion, by using a narrative with paths and puzzles, where you will face the depth of human fears and desires through dark streets, mysterious tunnels, and infested mansions, exploring the nightmarish border that divides dream from madness. (Read More)

Past 10K and first Reward unlocked!

July 30th - via:
Thank you again for all your support for this game. I'm so pleased to say that as well as adding downloadable the print and play PDF's to the physical Rewards of the game, I'll also be adding a Hotel Lovecraft Adventure Log pad. This is where you can... (Read More)

Thank you all so much!

July 29th - via:
Wonderful! Thank you all so much for backing and supporting this new Hybrid horror game.  A reward coming on £10000  (Read More)

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