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Basil Elton
Kingsport Horror
+1 Fight
+1 Will
Discard to cancel the Ancient One's entire attack for one turn.
UniqueFL-33: Basil Elton [F]
Lighthouse Keeper
I sometimes feel strangely alone, as though I were the last man on our planet.
Type Subtype
Character Dreamer
Faction Cost Skill
Shub-Niggurath 2 1
Terror Combat Arcane Investigation
0 0 2 0
Card Text
Action: Shuffle Basil Elton into its owner's deck to choose and refresh a domain.

Basil Elton is an Ally that appears in the Arkham Horror Second Edition Kingsport Horror and a Character Card that appears in the Call of Cthulhu: The Card Game Forgotten Lore.


Arkham Horror Second Edition[]

Basil Elton is the lighthouse keeper at the North Point Lighthouse in Kingsport.[1]


FL-33 uses an illustration[?] by Natascha Roeoesli.[sic]


Basil Elton first appeared in the story The White Ship (H.P. Lovecraft, 1919).

Basil Elton is the keeper of the North Point Lighthouse near Kingsport. He was one of the Dreamland's greatest travelers, until he lost his dream-self in the pursuit of lost Cathuria. He was also a friend of Randolph Carter.[2]

Notes and references[]

  1. Arkham Horror Second Edition, Kingsport Horror, North Point Lighthouse encounter cards.
  2. Harms, Daniel, "Elton, Basil (c. 1870–?)", Cthulhu Mythos Encyclopedia.