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Categories: Adventure, Dice, Exploration, Fantasy, Fighting, Horror, Mythology, Science Fiction

Mechanisms: Action Points, Action/Event, Cooperative Game, Dice Rolling, Finale Ending, Grid Movement, Modular Board, Storytelling, Campaign

Family: Category: Dungeon Crawler, Crowdfunding: Kickstarter, Game: Compact Combat, Players: Games with Solitaire Rules, Theme: Cthulhu Mythos, Theme: Steampunk

Travel the unknown, face the horrors, and survive the story. An immersive and dark experience awaits you and your group of explorers.

Machina Arcana is a cooperative steampunk horror game for 1-4 players.
Players take on the role of explorers thrown into dreadful halls, scratching for survival and progressing through the chapters from one of many horror stories. Even if they manage to stay alive till the end of the story, they will face a special mini game at the finale of each scenario.

The unique environment, interactive inventory, combat mechanics and tactical diversity are all enveloped in an integral storytelling experience that provides both total immersion in the world and full replay value.
But beware! A horde of unique and terrifying monsters are bent on destroying your party. If that isn’t enough, Horror itself disrupts and hinders any remaining hope in these comfortless chambers.





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