I'm reading it now (in the middle of "The Jermyn Horror"). That review points out something not...
Here is the first (very long) review Iíve found for it. He seemed to really like 3 out of 5...
Sorry, yes - I was thinking of an earlier version I'd read about. You only get a bonus to the die roll of what you choose to spend.
There's an erroneous extra "+" in there.
I would presume that most Investigators who carry firearms at all times are carrying pistols which are easily concealed.
Didn't Edith Piaf sing a tribute to Roman Sauce ? "Garum, garum, garum......" etc, ad nauseum.
I'd say that most of the crunchy rules mechanics are in the "Clues, Tests and Contests" chapter. Core things:
The Spanish books are so good they make me want to learn Spanish.
If you just want a quick summary of the mechanical aspects of the system you'll want to look at this:
Trail of Cthulhu cheat sheet. It's
Thanks for trying!
I've got Secrets of NY, the London Guidebook, the Cairo Guidebook, Secrets of Kenya, Streets of Shanghai, and Terror Australis. The Companion is the final
War of the Dead - Chapter One: And The Dead Shall Walk The Earth.
A rather freeform session of Cthulhu by Gaslight using the newspaper...