Foundations of Stone
Mithril Seeker (ennemi - Foundations of Stone - 2)
Forced: When Mithril Seeker attacks, move 1 resource from each of the defending player's heroes to Mithril Seeker.
« Of what they bought to light the Orcs have gathered nearly all, and given it in tribute to Sauron, who covets it. » - Gandalf, The fellowship of the Ring
Giant Cave Centipede (ennemi - Foundations of Stone - 3)
Forced: At the end of the combat phase, if Giant Centipede is engaged with a player, that player chooses and adds it to a different player's staging area.
Unspeakable Thing (ennemi - Foundations of Stone - 4)
X is the printed cost of all attached cards on this card. If there are no cards attached, X is 5.
Primeval Thing (ennemi - Foundations of Stone - 5)
X is the printed cost of all attached cards on this card. If there are no cards attached, X is 6.
Nest of Horrors (lieu - Foundations of Stone - 6)
Travel: Each player at this stage discards the top card of the encounter deck to travel here. Reveal each Nameless enemy discarded by this effect.
Shivering River (lieu - Foundations of Stone - 7)
Shadow: Attacking enemy gets +1. (+3instead if there is more than one player at this staging area.)
Chill of the Roots (traîtrise - Foundations of Stone - 8)
Shadow: If attacking enemy is Nameless, attach the top card of the defending player's deck to it.
Foundations of Stone (préparation - Foundations of Stone - 1)
You are playing Nightmare mode.
Forced: When stage 3b is revealed, discard all Mount and Artifact cards from play. Each player must also discard allies he controls until the total printed cost of allies he controls is 6 or less.
« Far, far below the deepest delving of the Dwarves, the world is gnawed by nameless things. Even Sauron knows them not. » - Gandalf, The Two Towers
Begin with the standard quest deck and encounter deck for the Foundations of Stone scenario.
Remove the following cards, in the specified quantities, from the standard encounter deck:
- 3x Goblin Scout
- 2x Goblin Swordsman
- 1x Goblin Follower
- 3x Burning Low
- 1x Branching Paths
- 1x Many Roads
- 3x Cave In
- 3x Drowned Treasury
- 1x Mitril Lode
- 4x Moria Bats
During setup, players are instructed to set the Foundations of Stone encounter set aside, out of play. Shuffle the encounter cards in this Nightmare Deck with the Goblins of the Deep encounter set icon into the standard encounter deck. Then shuffle the encounter cards in this Nightmare Deck with the Foundations of Stone encounter set icon into the remainder of the set aside Foundations of Stone encounter set.
Finally, flip this setup card over and place it next to the quest deck. Its effect remains active throughout the game, which is now ready to begin.