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Card Overview

Name: Fossilized Samples
Card Type: Unique Asset
Tags: Item - Relic
Effect Yes
Action No
Reckoning No
Variants: 3

Card Front

Effect: When you perform a Rest action, you may examine the fossils (Observation). If you pass, flip this card.
Action: N/A
Reckoning: N/A

Card Back

Flip Title Set Flavor Text Effects
1 05
Under the Pyramids
After analyzing the fossils for days you come to a terrifying conclusion. You hold in your hands the proof of alien lifeforms on Earth dating back thousands of years. Learning about the creatures from the past could help you combat them in the future. Gain 2 Clues and retreat Doom by 1. Then discard this card.
2 05
Under the Pyramids
You have discovered a collection of animal bones that were used as tools and tablets on which the knowledge of an ancient civilization was recorded. Deciphering the long dead language could teach you much about the world. Improve 2 skills of your choice. Then discard this card.
3 05
Under the Pyramids
What you previously believed to be fossilized bones turns out to be the keystones to an ancient site of power which has since fallen to ruin. Reactivating the mystic power of the ruins will help to solidify the barrier between worlds. Advance the active Mystery by 1. Then discard this card.