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Mythos Encounters Horror Skirmish

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Cooperative Miniature Encounters in the Cthulhu Mythos

Mythos Encounters is a miniature skirmish game of the Cthulhu Mythos. This is a cooperative game, in which Investigotors work together to face the horrors of ruthless cultists, mysterious alien creatures and the elder gods themselves.

Your investigators can face enemies head-on, trusting in your strength and weaponry, or take a more subtle approach using stealth and gathering clues to gain an advantage.

Enemy creatures in Mythos Encounters change from encounter to encounter, and their behavior is determined by a variety of AI tactics.

As your investigators progress through each encounter, they will gain new abilities, equipment and allies that will allow them to face even greater threats. They may also gain permanent physical injuries or debilitating mental disorders.

Mythos Encounters is played as a series of linked encounters using your own terrain and miniature figures. This game has no official terrain or miniatures.

 
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April 01, 2021 12:55 pm UTC
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Just purchased and downloaded. All headings and index are scrambled, random text - the same with the full downloadable preview, but the quick preview is ok.
Badically, this file needs a tweek to make it usable / fully readable.
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Russell B April 01, 2021 4:42 pm UTC
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I've looked at the preview and full file in a number of different PDF viewers, and on different computer systems (PC and Mac, iPhone, iPad), but I'm not seeing this issue. I'll regenerate the file and re-upload anyway and keep investigating.
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Russell B April 01, 2021 4:56 pm UTC
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Could you tell us what computer/PDF viewer you're using?
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April 01, 2021 5:22 pm UTC
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Using a Samsung Galaxy tablet (Android)with fully up to date Adobe Acrobat. Like I said, the quick preview is fine, but the downloadable preview and the actual full file have corrupted text. All the normal text is ok, only the bold text wherever it appears, so contents page, paragraph headings, index pages etc. Most odd.
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April 01, 2021 5:43 pm UTC
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Just tried a different PDF viewer and all text now readable.
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Russell B April 01, 2021 6:09 pm UTC
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OK, good.
I suspect the problem was that those headers use Raleway font, which is not standard on most computers and had to be embedded in the pdf. I added a version of the file that uses an Arial font instead, which should work even for viewers that can't deal with embedded fonts.
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Cc C April 20, 2021 5:20 pm UTC
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Hello, same problem here with Adobe Acrobat for iPad mini 5!
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Shane A March 05, 2021 3:31 am UTC
Just going to ask the same thing. This looks perfect for my group, but would like at least some pictures of the inner pages to get more of an idea of what I am buying.
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douglas M March 04, 2021 10:31 am UTC
Anywhere we can get a preview?
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Russell B March 07, 2021 9:04 pm UTC
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Sorry about that. This product wasn't intended to be listed yet and isn't a complete listing. For some reason Wargame Vault put it up for sale early.

The real version, with cover art and previews, etc. will be available in a week or two.
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Russell B March 08, 2021 2:04 am UTC
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Oh, and anyone who bought this will get the updated version.
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Russell B March 27, 2021 2:01 am UTC
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Complete version now uploaded with the real cover.
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This title was added to our catalog on February 28, 2021.
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