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Card Overview

Name: Stone Tablet
Card Type: Unique Asset
Tags: Item - Relic
Effect Yes
Action No
Reckoning No
Variants: 6

Card Front

Effect: When you perform a Rest action, you may attempt to decipher the carvings on the tablet (Lore-1). If you pass, flip this card.
Action: N/A
Reckoning: N/A

Card Back

Flip Title Set Flavor Text Effects
1 04
Strange Remnants
As you read the ancient writing, you feel your mind ascending into the depths of space. You explore other worlds for what feels like an eternity until at long last, you discover a new sense of purpose. Resolve one effect of your choice:
  • Gain 1 Focus. Then flip this card.
  • Gain 2 Task Unique Assets and discard 1 of them. Then discard this card. 
2 04
Strange Remnants
The tablet tells of a way to manipulate portals between worlds. You study this method in depth, hoping to understand a way to close the doors to other worlds and secure the safety of the Earth. Resolve one effect of your choice:
  • Gain 1 Clue. Then flip this card.
  • You may spend 2 Clues to discard 1 Gate of your choice on any space. Then discard this card.
3 04
Strange Remnants
The secret path to immortality is hidden in the tablet's text, but understanding such concepts requires the focus and concentration of an entire lifetime. With smaller bouts of focus, you should be able to realize some of the key points related to this ultimate goal. Resolve one effect of your choice:
  • Recover 1 Health Health or discard 1 Injury Condition. Then flip this card.
  • Improve 1 skill of your choice. Then discard this card.
4 09
Masks of Nyarlathotep
The ancient writing tells a story of victory over the dark gods that threaten reality. After reading it, the trauma you have suffered seems to loosen its grasp on you. Resolve one effect of your choice:
  • Recover 1 Sanity or discard 1 Madness Condition. Then flip this card
  • Discard 1 Condition. Then discard this card.
5 09
Masks of Nyarlathotep
Though the words are only a simple love poem, it is repeated in many languages. Using this tablet, you learn to accurately translate texts in your possession that had been, until now, indecipherable. Resolve one effect of your choice:
  • Improve Lore. Then flip this card
  • Gain 1 Incantation Spell and 1 Ritual Spell. Then discard this card.
6 09
Masks of Nyarlathotep
The engraved words prove to be nothing more than a repeated mantra. You find however that repeating the melodic phrases gives your mind a singular clarity. Resolve one effect of your choice:
  • Gain 1 Focus, Then flip this card
  • Gain 2 Talent Conditions. Then discard 1 Talent Condition and this card.