Gloom of Kilforth: A Fantasy Quest Game

Gloom of Kilforth: A Fantasy Quest Game

Published: 2017
Category: Card Game, Fantasy
Mechanics: Co-operative Play, Dice Rolling, Modular Board, Role Playing, Variable Player Powers
Rating: 7.7

1 - 4
Players

60 - 180
Minutes

13+
Age

Description
The land of Kilforth is a perilous domain filled with nefarious monsters, mysterious Strangers and treacherous Locations, and dominated at its centre by The Sprawl, a huge city where intrepid Heroes begin their journey to fame and fortune. Throughout the land various factions vie for power over each other, such as the supposedly noble Order of the Rose or the terrifying Doom Guard. And presiding over the world outside Kilforth is the ever-present Overlord, Masklaw. Over the coming month, a deadly Gloom will descend upon Kilforth,which the Heroes must Battle through to prove their worth, defeat an Ancient evil, and save the land from darkness.
 Gloom of Kilforth is a card game of high fantasy with a Gothic edge, playable in 1-3 hours, where 1-4 players, working individually or together, must take their humble adventurers on a journey through a dark world of magic and peril. They will visit strange places, stranger people and overcome powerful enemies in their mission to discover mysterious artefacts and mystical Spells. Players follow their Hero’s tale from modest beginnings through an epic story to an exciting climactic battle for the fate of the world. Gloom of Kilforth takes about 45 minutes per player to play.

Awards

Gloom of Kilforth was awarded one of the Top Ten Games of 2017 by Tabletop Gaming Magazine.