Ancient Cthulhu Cuneiform Tablet II – Nyarlathotep (Horror RPG Prop Handout)

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“There are references to a Haunter of the Dark awaked by gazing into the Shining Trapezohedron, and insane conjectures about the black gulfs from which it was called. The being is spoken of as holding all knowledge, and demanding monstrous sacrifices.”

Discovered on the body of a dead thief in 1923 by Stapleton McTavish the famous explorer and collector of ancient occult artifacts. He was shot by McTavish while looting an archaeological dig 250 miles west of Basrah, Iraq. The focus of the dig was a recently discovered burial mound which was in fact the entrance to a vast underground tomb, of King Gilgamesh, ruler of the ancient city of URUK almost 5000 year ago.

It was also noted that the thief wore a headband with a curious and unsettling symbol on, and a strip of blood soaked material hanging from it.

The ancient cuneiform text appears on a number of curious tablets discovered all over the world, each one depicting disturbing carvings.

Ancient Cthulhu Cuneiform Tablet I – Dark Young of Shub-Niggurath

Ancient Cthulhu Cuneiform Tablet III – Cthulhu

or purchase all three

Ancient Cthulhu Cuneiform Tablet Bundle

Prop handout for Call of Cthulhu or any other Mythos or Horror RPG


To use as a handout in Roll20/VTT – Upload the PNG version to Roll20 Handouts.

To use as a handout in Call of Cthulhu/Horror RPG – Print PDF. Hand to unsuspecting investigator. Laugh maniacally as their sanity drops to zero!

Fancy making your own, the check out my Ancient Cuneiform Font

Ancient Cuneiform Text: TTF Font File

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