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AE-126: Keeper of the Yellow Sign [C]
Type Subtype
Character Cultist
Faction Cost Skill
Hastur 2 1
Terror Combat Arcane Investigation
0 0 1 0
Card Text
Action: pay 2 and sacrifice Keeper of the Yellow Sign to discard up to 2 success tokens from a story card.

Keeper of the Yellow Sign is a Character Card that appears in the Call of Cthulhu: The Card Game Arkham Edition.


AE-126 uses an illustration[?] by Guy Gentry.


The Keeper of the Yellow Sign first appeared in the story The Yellow Sign (Robert W. Chambers, 1895).

The Keeper of the Yellow Sign is an entity which is entrusted with keeping The Yellow Sign out of the hands of the uninitiated. The Keeper possesses a human corpse to carry out its mission, following a trail of those who have been in possession of the Sign until it has regained it.[1]

Notes and references[]

  1. Harms, Daniel, "Keeper of the Yellow Sign", Cthulhu Mythos Encyclopedia.