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Card Overview

Name: Know Thy Enemy
Card Type: Unique Asset
Tags: Task
Effect Yes
Action No
Reckoning No
Variants: 3

Card Front

Effect: Whenever you gain a Clue during a Research Encounter, place 1 Eldritch token on this card. Then you may flip this card.
Action: N/A
Reckoning: N/A

Card Back

Flip Title Set Flavor Text Effects
1 05
Under the Pyramids
All of the research you have done until now has lead up to the singular truth about the Ancient One. With this realization, you have a new weapon with which to fight. Resolve the effect based on the number of Eldritch tokens on this card.

1-2: Gain 2 Clues.

3-4: Retreat Doom by 2.

5+: Advance the active Mystery by 2.

Then discard this card.

2 05
Under the Pyramids
As you unravel the serets of the universe, you begin to form a hunch how to mend the fabric of reality. Using this method, you can prevent more of the Ancient One's vile followers from entering our world. For each Eldritch token on this card, discard 1 Gate of your choice on any space.

Then discard this card.

3 05
Under the Pyramids
The knowledge you have gathered will be irreplaceable in the final battle for the world. Resolve each effect that applies based on the number of Eldritch token on this card.

1+: You and another investigator on any space may each discard 1 Condition.

3+: You and another investgator on any space each gain 1 Boon Condition.

5+: You and another investigator on any space each gain a Blessed Condition.

Then discard this card.


Mandy Thompson Mandy Thompson starts with a copy of this.