Au cœur du Pays Mandchou
Translated Title: In the heart of Manchu Country
Author: Samuel Tarapacki
Artist: Vintage photographs, Loïc Muzy
Appears in: Les 5 supplices, Livret 6
Campaign: Les 5 supplices
The investigators must return to Manchuria to stop the Empire of Shadows from seeping out and overwhelming the mundane world.
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The investigators leave Mongolia in the company of Russian soldiers headed for the city of Harbin in Manchuria. There, the investigators must find their allies. En route, a group of Nightgaunts offers to trade the Compass of Shadows for the Jade Urn. They later find Harbin plagued by a strange twilight state, as if the Empire of Shadows is impinging on the mundane world. The investigators must close a Shadow Portal opened by the Shen De (Deep Ones) of the Black Ocean sect in an abandoned temple, destroying Hu Feng's Burner in the process. There they also find the missing pages of the Necronomicon and deduce that to stop Sayk Fong Lee for good, they will have to voluntarily submit to the arcane power of the Five Agonies.
Creatures & Entities:
- l'Océan Noir (Black Ocean)
Tomes & Artifacts:
- le Compas des Ombres (Compass of Shadows)
- Portail des Ombres (Portal of Shadows)
- l'Urne de Jade (Jade Urn)
Campaigns / Scenarios: Les 5 supplices