Free Downloads and Resources for Trail of Cthulhu

Contents

Wallpaper

Demo

Forms and Handouts

  • Download the Trail of Cthulhu condensed rules PDF by Tony Williams
  • Download the Trail of Cthulhu condensed rules PDF, translated into Korean by W.W.
  • Trail of Cthulhu Cheat Sheet by Yunus Wesley
  • Vade Mecum de Vestigio Cthulhus, a quick reference rules guide by Tony Williams
  • Download a fillable PDF Investigator Matrix.
  • Download a Keeper’s Investigator Ability Matrix (A4) by Tony Williams.
  • Download a Keeper’s Investigator Ability Matrix (US letter) by Tony Williams.
  • Download a fillable Keeper’s Investigator Ability Matrix (A4) by Tony Williams.
  • Download a fillable Keeper’s Investigator Ability Matrix (US letter) by Tony Williams.
  • Download Stunning Eldritch Tales hand-outs.
  • Download a map of the Cleveland Torso Murders by Enrique Esturillo
  • High-resolution maps of Cleveland for the ToC example adventure.
  • Download Arkham Detective Tales hand-outs
  • The Armitage Files handouts (for purchasers for the Armitage Files only). The password of the zip file is the first word on page 38 of The Armitage Files.
  • The Armitage Files Excel spreadsheet of all the NPCs, organisations, places and magical tomes, thanks to Scott C Bourgeois. Download it here.
  • The Armitage Files mind map (note – contains spoilers!), created by Scott Nickell using FreeMind (external link). Download it here.

Character sheets

  • Download the character sheet and other forms as a small PDF.
  • Download the Cthulhu Apocalypse Character Sheet.
  • Download a character sheet formatted for A4 by Przemyslaw ‘Marksjus’ Ryba.
  • Download a two-page character sheet.
  • Download a character sheet that includes the Magic ability from Rough Magicks.
  • Download a simple, black-and-white character sheet with no background.
  • Download another two-page character sheet.
  • Download a fillable PDF character sheet, courtesy of Josh Clark – Myca in our forums
  • Download a fillable PDF character sheet (A4) by Tony Williams.
  • Download a fillable PDF character sheet (US letter) by Tony Williams.
  • Download a Pulp character sheet (A4) by Tony Williams.
  • Download a Pulp character sheet (US letter) by Tony Williams.
  • Download a Purist character sheet (A4) by Tony Williams
  • Download a Purist character sheet (US letter) by Tony Williams.
  • Download an antiqued blank character sheet by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period male character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period male character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period male character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period male character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period male character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period male character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period female character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download an antiqued character sheet with a period female character portrait by Joachim Stjernberger
  • Download Dreamhounds of Paris character sheets with surrealist images by John Potts
  • Download Dreamhounds of Paris character sheet (A4) by Tony Williams.
  • Download Dreamhounds of Paris character sheet (US letter) by Tony Williams.

Adventures and campaigns

  • Download a free adventure by Will Hindmarch, The Murderer of Thomas Fell, as a zip file from here.
  • The RPGGeek GUMSHOE competition-winning Purist adventure, The Keepers of the Woods by Frederick Foulds, is available to download now.
  • Altus Affero is a campaign frame for Trail of Cthulhu, based around an occult journal.

Call of Cthulhu Adventure Conversions

Chaosium and other companies have very kindly agreed to let us put conversion notes for their excellent adventures up here for ToC users. You’ll need the original CoC adventure, of course! Special thanks to Arseny Kuznetsov for this section.

Trail of Cthulhu Adventure Conversions

And the other way around; here, our Trail of Cthulhu adventures have been converted for Chaosium’s classic Call of Cthulhu. You’ll still need the original Trail of Cthulhu adventures to play these!

First time GMs and player resources

Articles

Reviews

  • An in-depth review of Trail of Cthulhu by wired.com
  • A review of Trail of Cthulhu by orgecave.com
  • A review of Trail of Cthulhu by shutupandsitdown.com

Bookhounds of London resources

Eternal Lies resources

Be warned – these links will contain game spoilers, so if you haven’t read the campaign or you’re hoping to play it, don’t read these!

Trail of Cthulhu on social media

Miscellaneous

16 Responses to “Free Downloads and Resources for Trail of Cthulhu”

  1. Steve Moss says:

    Are there any pre-generated characters available for download? I was in a rush before last week’s session & it have been really helpful to download easy to find pre-gens.

  2. AA says:

    Any chance the red color could be altered to something different. Its very hard to read. :(

  3. Amel says:

    Any news about the final update of he Black Book?

  4. Pedro Rodrigues says:

    Much appreciated, already bookmarked.

    Another request for pregens.

  5. Eloi says:

    I just got a copy of your brilliant “Out of time” and “Dulce et Decorum Est” and I would also appreciate having the pregens for the modules on those books available for download and play.

    Thanks

  6. Matt says:

    Will the handouts for The Murderer of Thomas Fell be available again? The link is no longer working.

    thanks,

    • Cat Tobin says:

      We’re currently transferring our old website onto a new server, so there are some issues with historic links; our webmaster will be going through these and fixing them next week, so they should be working again then.

  7. Michael says:

    Is there a full errata someplace for ToC? If so, can some one reply with the link.
    Thanks

  8. Paul Venner says:

    Are the Mask of Nyarlathotep conversions notes going to be updated for the new version 2017 version of the campaign?

    • Cat Tobin says:

      The Masks conversions were very kindly created for us by the Trail community (shout-out to Dustin and Cat!), so if anyone would like to update them, we’d be delighted!

  9. […] in hosting it as a free download. They said yes, and you can still pick it up over on the Trail of Cthulhu resources page. It has since been converted to The Cthulhu Hack by Paul Baldowski and I believe is available to […]

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