Valley of the Four Shrines

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Front Cover


Pages: 17

Author(s): Bob Heggie

Artist(s): Tom Sullivan, Carolyn Schultz

Setting(s): 1920s,

Appears in: Fragments of Fear.


A dangerous quest leads the intrepid investigators into the 'heart of darkness' of the Belgian Congo jungles. This adventure may take several sessions to complete.

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Player Handouts: None

Locations: The titular valley in the Belgian Congo

Creatures: Zombie, Yithian, Flying Polyp, The Guardian Thing, Sentient Flame, Byakhee, The Creature Summoned By The Altar, wild beasts...

Tomes and Artifacts: Various artifacts within the four shrines


  • The entrance to the cave that leads to the Valley has been carved in the likeness of Cthulhu's head.
  • In the valley there's a path surrounding a lake with the magical property of preventing zombies from passing over it. This protects the human fishing village from being destroyed by zombie attack.
  • A metal mask with Cthulhu's face grants the wearer several powers, but each time it's put on the wearer must make a SAN roll or lose sanity.
  • The East shrine is dedicated to Cthugha and contains a fiery blade.

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