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==Details==
 
==Details==
[[File:Aventures dans lEmpire des Ombres cover.jpg|right|thumb|''Front cover'']]
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[[File:Les 5 Supplices - Livret 2 cover.jpg|right|thumb|''Front cover'']]
  
'''Translated Title:''' The opium dream
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'''Translated Title:''' Arcana of the Tortured Ones
  
'''Pages:'''
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'''Pages:''' 8
* (6th ed.) 54 (30 for part 1, 24 for part 2)
 
* (7th ed.) 49
 
  
 
'''Author:''' [[Samuel Tarapacki]]
 
'''Author:''' [[Samuel Tarapacki]]
  
'''Artist:'''
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'''Artist:''' Vintage photographs, [[Loïc Muzy]]
* (6th ed.) Vintage photographs and paintings
 
* (7th ed.) Vintage photographs and paintings, [[Loïc Muzy]]
 
  
'''Editor(s):'''
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'''Editor(s):''' [[Christophe Ployon]], [[Isabelle Donné]]
* (6th ed.) Samuel Tarapacki
 
* (7th ed.) [[Nicolas Impérial]], [[Olivier Trocklé]]
 
  
'''Setting:''' [[Syria]], 1930s
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'''Setting:''' [[1930s]], [[Paris]], [[France]]
  
'''Appears in:'''
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'''Appears in:''' ''[[Les 5 supplices]]'', Livret 2
* (6th ed.) ''[[Raiders of Adventure]]'' 2 and 3
 
* (7th ed.) ''[[Les 5 supplices]]'', ''Aventures dans l'Empire des Ombres''
 
  
 
'''Campaign:''' ''[[Les 5 supplices (campaign)|Les 5 supplices]]''
 
'''Campaign:''' ''[[Les 5 supplices (campaign)|Les 5 supplices]]''
  
 
==Summary==
 
==Summary==
A mysterious group recruits the investigators to stop a Syrian wizard from summoning an ancient Babylonian demon.
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Strange events at a Chinese shadow puppet show in Paris lead to even stranger goings on within Paris's Chinese Quarter.
  
 
==Spoilers - Keepers Eyes Only==
 
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===Synopsis===
 
===Synopsis===
Describe the adventure in detail; no bias allowed.
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{{Spoiler|Day before visit to railway exposition, the investigators help with a Chinese shadow puppet show. A fire breaks out, sending them into the alleyways of Paris's Chinese Quarter. Their investigations eventually lead them to a basement where a horrible ritual is taking place, with five people being tortured and a young Chinese woman being sacrificed. The woman happens to be Lieu Chen, daughter of a powerful Chinese sorcerer named Sayk Fong Lee.}}
{{spoiler|The scenario has two parts. In the first, a group called the Foundation tasks the investigators with stopping a Syrian wizard named Tarlik Kemral from summoning an ancient Babylonian demon to help me cast of the colonial yoke. During their searches, one investigator falls prey to an ancient curse and begins transforming into a nightmarish creature. Meanwhile, Kemral thrusts the investigators into an alternate realm known as the Opium Dream.
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'''Locations:'''
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*[[Paris]], [[France]]
  
In the second part, the investigators travel to Syria to stop Kemral once and for all. They befriend nomadic Bedouins, but they fall into a Kemral's trap, allowing him to discover the tomb of the demon he seeks deep in the desert. Left for dead, the investigators are said by the desert tribes, and thousands of camel riders escort them to a final confrontation with the sorcerer in the Opium Dream. When the plagued investigator sees that this, too, is trap, the investigators must warn the Bedouins to call off their assault.}}
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===References===
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'''Player Handouts:'''
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'''Campaigns / Scenarios:''' ''[[Les 5 supplices (campaign)|Les 5 supplices]]''
 
 
 
 
'''Locations:'''
 
* [[Syria]]
 
* [[Opium Dream]]
 
 
 
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'''Campaigns / Scenarios:'''  
 
* [[Les 5 Supplices (campaign)|Les 5 Supplices]]
 
 
 
'''Organizations'''
 
* [[The Foundation]]
 
  
 
===Comments===
 
===Comments===
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===Keeper Comments===
 
===Keeper Comments===
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Latest revision as of 20:04, 30 November 2019

Details

Front cover

Translated Title: Arcana of the Tortured Ones

Pages: 8

Author: Samuel Tarapacki

Artist: Vintage photographs, Loïc Muzy

Editor(s): Christophe Ployon, Isabelle Donné

Setting: 1930s, Paris, France

Appears in: Les 5 supplices, Livret 2

Campaign: Les 5 supplices

Summary

Strange events at a Chinese shadow puppet show in Paris lead to even stranger goings on within Paris's Chinese Quarter.

Spoilers - Keepers Eyes Only

Players should not read any further.

Synopsis

 Spoiler Section (Highlight to Read)
Day before visit to railway exposition, the investigators help with a Chinese shadow puppet show. A fire breaks out, sending them into the alleyways of Paris's Chinese Quarter. Their investigations eventually lead them to a basement where a horrible ritual is taking place, with five people being tortured and a young Chinese woman being sacrificed. The woman happens to be Lieu Chen, daughter of a powerful Chinese sorcerer named Sayk Fong Lee.


Locations:

Creatures:

Tomes and Artifacts:

Campaigns / Scenarios: Les 5 supplices

Comments

 Spoiler Section (Highlight to Read)

TBD


Keeper Comments