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Cthulhu Confidential: scenario playing times ?

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#1 AdamAstonbury


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Posted 11 May 2017 - 12:25 PM

Just about to get to grips with Cthulhu Confidential.


Anyone who has ran any of the scenarios yet can offer guidance on how long they take to complete ? Can they be done in an evening's play or do they require longer ?


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#2 Finn



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Posted 15 May 2017 - 12:59 PM

Each of the published scenarios (two from the book and a playtest of one) I've run has taken about 6-8 hours of gameplay usually over 2 sessions.   Your mileage may obviously vary - I can imagine a player who is very focussed on getting through it taking as few as 2-3 hours, or a player who is enjoying the atmosphere and savouring every scene to its fullest could take longer.

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Posted 15 May 2017 - 01:55 PM

I ran Fatal Frequencies in one session, about 3 hours I guess. We're both seasoned gamers and it was very focussed. There was plenty of enjoyment of the atmosphere and savouring scenes.

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Posted 30 May 2017 - 02:10 AM

I've run Fatal Frequencies for my wife. We've spent a whole lot of time roleplaying one-on-one and tend to enjoy chewing the scenery together, so it took us about 3 3-hour play sessions to finish. I could definitely see getting through it much more quickly if you were less interested in shooting the breeze with Lt O'Connor over coffee.

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Posted 30 May 2017 - 02:06 PM

They usually took a couple of sessions for me.

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