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The Necronomicon
Set
The Yellow Sign
Type Subtype
Exploration Tome
Card Text
Action: Test Intellect −1.
Pass: Take 2 horror, discard this card, and gain 1 card of a Spell type of your choice.
Fail: Nothing happens.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueAE-55: The Necronomicon [R]
The Book of the Mad Arab
235px
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Faction Cost
Miskatonic University 4
Card Text
Action: exhaust and pay 3 to choose a character. Take control of that character until the end of the phase.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueSoA-9: The Necronomicon [F]
The Book of the Mad Arab
The Necronomicon SoA-9
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Faction Cost
Miskatonic University 4
Card Text
Action: Exhaust and pay 3 to choose a character. Take control of that character until the end of the phase.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-85: The Necronomicon [F]
Owlswick Translation
The Necronomicon R-85
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
Cthulhu 2
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Action: Sacrifice attached character and shuffle The Necronomicon into your deck to have each player sacrifice each character with a lower cost than attached character.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-90: The Necronomicon [F]
Al Azif
The Necronomicon R-90
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
Miskatonic University 3
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Response: After you place a success token on a story at which attached character is committed, sacrifice that character and shuffle The Necronomicon back into your deck. Then, place 1 success token on each story.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-95: The Necronomicon [F]
John Dee Translation
235px
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
The Order of the Silver Twilight 3
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Action: If you have fewer cards in your hand than each opponent, return attached character to your hand and shuffle The Necronomicon into your deck to have each opponent choose a character he controls and return it to his hand.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-99: The Necronomicon [F]
Theodorus Philetas Translation
235px
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
Yog-Sothoth 2
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Response: After you succeed at a story, sacrifice attached character and shuffle The Necronomicon back into your deck to have each opponent discard 5 cards from the top of his deck.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-103: The Necronomicon [F]
Simon Translation
The Necronomicon R-103
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
The Agency 3
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Response: After you win a CoCTCG-Icon Combat struggle at a story where attached character is committed, sacrifice attached character and shuffle The Necronomicon back into your deck to wound each character committed to each story with skill lower than attached character.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-108: The Necronomicon [F]
Petrus de Dacia Translation
The Necronomicon R-108
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
Hastur 2
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Disrupt: When attached character would become insane, shuffle The Necronomicon to make each character with lower skill than the attached character also go insane.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-112: The Necronomicon [F]
Olaus Wormius Translation
The Necronomicon R-112
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
Shub-Niggurath 3
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Action: Sacrifice attached character and shuffle The Necronomicon back into your deck to put into play all characters from your discard pile with less skill than the attached character.
AHTCG-Icon UniqueR-117: The Necronomicon [F]
George Hay Translation
235px
Type Subtype
Support Tome
Relic
Attachment
Faction Cost
The Syndicate 3
Card Text
Attach to a character you control. Shuffle all other copies of The Necronomicon back into their owners' decks.
Action: Sacrifice attached character and shuffle The Necronomicon back into your deck to exhaust all characters with lower skill than attached character.
CS-9: The Necronomicon
John Dee Translation
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Type Subtype
Asset Item
Tome
Faction

Cost Slot
Weakness

AHTCG-Icon 1 Hand Slot
Card Text
Daisy Walker deck only.
Revelation ⁠— Put The Necronomicon into play in your threat area, with 3 horror on it. It cannot leave play while it has 1 or more horror on it.
Treat each AHTCG-Icon Elder Sign you reveal on a chaos token as a AHTCG-Icon Auto-fail.
AHTCG-Icon Action: Move 1 horror from The Necronomicon to Daisy Walker. Then, if The Necronomicon has no horror on it, discard it.

The Necronomicon is an Exploration Card that appears in the Mansions of Madness First Edition The Yellow Sign, a Support Card that appears in the Call of Cthulhu: The Card Game Arkham Edition, Secrets of Arkham, and Revelations, and an Asset Card that appears in the Arkham Horror: The Card Game Core Set.

AvailabilityEdit

SoA-9 appears in the Necronomicon Draft Pack.

ArtworkEdit

AE-55, SoA-9, and the Mansions of Madness Exploration card for The Necronomicon use an illustration[?] by John Goodenough.

R-85 uses an illustration[?] by Dimitri Bielak.

R-90 uses an illustration[?] by Dimitri Bielak.

R-95 and CS-9 uses an illustration[?] by Shane M. Tyree/Jesse Mead.[citation needed]

R-99 uses an illustration[?] by Jesse Mead.

R-103 uses an illustration[?] by Jesse Mead.

R-108 uses an illustration[?] by Dimitri Bielak.

R-112 uses an illustration[?] by Jesse Mead.

R-117 uses an illustration[?] by Shane M. Tyree.

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