Mansions of Madness (2nd Edition)

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This article is about the boardgame. For other uses of Mansions of Madness, please see Mansions of Madness (Disambiguation)

Mansions of Madness (2nd Edition)


Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Product Code/SKU: MAD20


Year: 2016

Designer(s): Nikki Valens (2nd Edition), Corey Konieczka (1st Edition)

Artist(s): Jacob Murray (Cover Art), and a plethora of other artists and graphic designers

Number of Players: 1 to 5 players

Estimated Playing Time: 120 to 180 minutes

Recommended Ages: Ages 14 +

Expansions: Mansions of Madness: Recurring Nightmares, Mansions of Madness: Suppressed Memories, Mansions of Madness: Beyond the Threshold

Other Editions: Mansions of Madness (1st Edition)


From the publisher's web site:

Mansions of Madness Second Edition is a fully cooperative, app-driven board game of horror and mystery for one to five players that takes place in the same universe as Eldrich Horror and Elder Sign. Let the immersive app guide you through the veiled streets of Innsmouth and the haunted corridors of Arkham’s cursed mansions as you search for answers and respite. Eight brave investigators stand ready to confront four scenarios of fear and mystery, collecting weapons, tools, and information, solving complex puzzles, and fighting monsters, insanity, and death. Open the door and step inside these hair-raising Mansions of Madness Second Edition. It will take more than just survival to conquer the evils terrorizing this town.

Comments / Trivia

The 2nd Edition requires the use of an app that acts as the Keeper/guide. It is available for iOS, Android, Mac, and Windows. In the 1st Edition, a player had to act as the Keeper/guide.

The 2nd Edition includes a Conversion Kit that allows players to use figures and floor tiles from the 1st Edition of the game. Players will enter which 1st Edition components they have into the app so that it knows to include those components in the game setup.

Part of the Arkham Horror Files line of products.