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'''Designer(s):''' [[Rob Vaughn]]
 
'''Designer(s):''' [[Rob Vaughn]]
  
'''Number of Players:''' 1 to 8 players
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'''Artist(s):''' ?
  
'''Estimated Playing Time:''' 120 to 240 minutes
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'''Expansion of:''' [[Arkham Horror (2nd Edition)]]
 
 
'''Expansion of:''' [[Arkham Horror (Fantasy Flight)]]
 
  
 
'''Expansions:'''  [[Arkham Horror: Miskatonic Horror]]
 
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==Summary==
 
==Summary==
It seems harmless enough. Just a room full of dusty old antiquities, dug up from some old tomb in Egypt. Miskatonic U's faculty are all a tizzy, of course, but why did Professor Armitage go all pasty-white when he saw the Pharaoh's sarcophagus? The weirdness didn't start until the next night ...
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''From the back of the box:''
  
'Curse of the Dark Pharaoh' is the first expansion for Arkham Horror! Focusing on the thematic game play, amazing art, and strange tales that made the original game such a fan-favorite, this expansion includes 166 new cards! 22 Exhibit Items, ancient relics from the visiting exhibit. 18 "Barred from the Neighborhood" cards for unlucky investigators. 4 Benefit and 4 Detriment cards with new and intriguing effects. 45 new Arkham Location cards, 27 new Gate cards, 18 new Mythos cards, 21 new Spells, and 7 new Allies to make Arkham Horror bigger, scarier, and more exciting than ever before!
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A strange wind blows in Arkham. Mysterious strangers walk its streets and exotic artifacts trade hands in shady back-room deals. A museum exhibit of relics and tomes from ancient Egypt has come to town, and with it an influx of dangerous cultists, supernatural events, and the all-too-familiar danger of an Ancient One awakening from its slumber. Once again, the investigators are the only ones who can, through luck, lore, and courage, stop it.
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Curse of the Dark Pharaoh is an expansion for the Arkham Horror board game by Fantasy Flight Games. It features 90 new Ancient One cards and 76 new Investigator cards, including new Allies, new Spells, a deck of Exhibit Items, and more! You can highlight the new cards with the Visiting Exhibit play style, or they can be integrated seamlessly into your normal Arkham Horror game with the Permanent Exhibit play style.
  
 
==Comments / Trivia==
 
==Comments / Trivia==
'Dark Pharaoh' was the first expansion for [[Arkham Horror (Fantasy Flight)]]. The second (revised) edition of 'Dark Pharaoh' was released between the seventh and eighth expansions. Supplementary material for this expansion can be found in [[Arkham Horror: Miskatonic Horror]].
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''Dark Pharaoh'' was the first expansion for [[Arkham Horror (2nd Edition)]]. It requires a copy of the core game to play. Supplementary material for this expansion can be found in [[Arkham Horror: Miskatonic Horror]].
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Part of the [[Call of Cthulhu (Product Line)|Call of Cthulhu]] and [[Arkham Horror Files]] lines of products.
  
 
==Links==  
 
==Links==  
* [https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgameexpansion/22172/arkham-horror-curse-dark-pharaoh-expansion Arkham Horror: Curse of the Dark Pharaoh (First Edition) at BoardGameGeek.com]
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* [https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgameexpansion/22172/arkham-horror-curse-dark-pharaoh-expansion Arkham Horror: Curse of the Dark Pharaoh (First Edition) at BoardGameGeek]
 
* [http://www.arkhamhorrorwiki.com/Curse_of_the_Dark_Pharaoh Arkham Horror: Curse of the Dark Pharaoh (First Edition) at Arkham Horror Wiki]
 
* [http://www.arkhamhorrorwiki.com/Curse_of_the_Dark_Pharaoh Arkham Horror: Curse of the Dark Pharaoh (First Edition) at Arkham Horror Wiki]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 15:50, 29 March 2016

Arkham Horror: Curse of the Dark Pharaoh (First Edition)

Details

Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Product Code/SKU: VA33

ISBN: 978-1-58-994286-8

Year: 2006

Designer(s): Rob Vaughn

Artist(s): ?

Expansion of: Arkham Horror (2nd Edition)

Expansions: Arkham Horror: Miskatonic Horror

Other Editions: Arkham Horror: The Curse of the Dark Pharaoh (Revised Edition)

Summary

From the back of the box:

A strange wind blows in Arkham. Mysterious strangers walk its streets and exotic artifacts trade hands in shady back-room deals. A museum exhibit of relics and tomes from ancient Egypt has come to town, and with it an influx of dangerous cultists, supernatural events, and the all-too-familiar danger of an Ancient One awakening from its slumber. Once again, the investigators are the only ones who can, through luck, lore, and courage, stop it.

Curse of the Dark Pharaoh is an expansion for the Arkham Horror board game by Fantasy Flight Games. It features 90 new Ancient One cards and 76 new Investigator cards, including new Allies, new Spells, a deck of Exhibit Items, and more! You can highlight the new cards with the Visiting Exhibit play style, or they can be integrated seamlessly into your normal Arkham Horror game with the Permanent Exhibit play style.

Comments / Trivia

Dark Pharaoh was the first expansion for Arkham Horror (2nd Edition). It requires a copy of the core game to play. Supplementary material for this expansion can be found in Arkham Horror: Miskatonic Horror.

Part of the Call of Cthulhu and Arkham Horror Files lines of products.

Links