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Old 08-11-2019, 12:04 PM
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Horrified The Board Game


I have been following a lot of the buzz about this game. It is a co-op board game that has been compared to Pandemic and the Forbidden series where the players save a village from the classic Universal Monsters (Dracula, the Wolfman etc.).

The players all have different abilities and each Monster has a different method of dealing with it. It looks like it could be a lot of fun. Anyone play it?
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Old 08-11-2019, 01:12 PM
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Never heard of it but I like the premise.
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Old 08-12-2019, 06:34 AM
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Apparently it's made by Ravensburger games and was due out on Aug 1.

No sign of it on either the Ravensburgersite, nor on Amazon...

Any news of it? (I love playing Pandemic!)
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Old 08-12-2019, 07:19 AM
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Here is the Boardgamegeek page on the game.
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Old 08-12-2019, 07:41 AM
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p.s. The downside for some of the files available is the bad written English. If that's bothersome to you, be sure to correct it before printing.
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My understanding is for the moment you can only buy it from Target and then a few weeks later you can buy it anywhere. They seem to have "early access" to some board games. The more I read the more I think I will like it so I ordered it from target but no idea when I will get a crack at playing it.
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Old 08-19-2019, 07:34 PM
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Just wanted to say this game is a lot of fun. If you like the theme even a little you will love this. It is full of references both subtle and obvious to each of the Monster movies in question. It even has Abbott and Costello (under a different name).

Each Monster has a mini game you have to solve to defeat the Monster and each hero has a different power (one hero's power is basically taking an extra standard action but the others have actual abilities) so there is a lot of replayability because you could play different combinations.

I would also say if you aren't too keen on the theme but just like fun co-op board games you would also like this too so fans of the Monsters and/or co-op games should check it out.
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