The Turn of Midnight Waters
The crouching image with its cuttlefish head, dragon body, scaly wings, and hieroglyphed pedestal was preserved in the Museum at Hyde Park; and I studied it long and well, finding it a thing of balefully exquisite workmanship …. I thought … about the primal Great Ones: ‘They had come from the stars, and had brought Their images with Them.’
H.P. Lovecraft, ‘The Call of Cthulhu’.
Sydney, 1926, that wild and haunted city. There are gangsters on the streets of the Big Smoke. There is a mysterious idol in the Australian Museum. There is something nasty in the Harbour. And stone the crows, it’s coming ashore.
Check our our briefing page for The Turn of Midnight Waters, a two session Lovecraftian horror module to be run at Phenomenon, 10-13 June 2015.
(Idol model rendered in DAZ Studio and Photoshop).
Posted on January 5, 2015, in Call of Cthulhu, rpg, Turn of Midnight Waters and tagged 3D, Australian Museum, Call of Cthulhu, DAZ Studio, Photoshop, rpg, Systemless, Turn of Midnight Waters. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.