Trouble in Tharbad
Bellach's Hunter (ennemi - Trouble in Tharbad - 2)
Forced: When Bellach's Hunter engages a player, that player must either remove all time counters from the current quest or deal 5 damage to a hero he controls.
Orc Seeker (ennemi - Trouble in Tharbad - 3)
Shadow: Reduce each player's threat elimination level by 2 (5 instead if undefended).
Blood Hound (ennemi - Trouble in Tharbad - 4)
Shadow: Either raise your threat by 10, or attacking enemy makes an additional attack against you after this one.
City of Spies (lieu - Trouble in Tharbad - 5)
Dark Pathway (lieu - Trouble in Tharbad - 6)
Shadow: Either remove 1 time counter from the current quest or treat this attack as undefended.
Waylaid by Agents (traîtrise - Trouble in Tharbad - 7)
Shadow: Attacking enemy gets +1(+3instead if your threat is 20 or less).
Tharbad Patrol (traîtrise - Trouble in Tharbad - 8)
When Revealed: Attach Tharbad Patrol to a non-unique location in the staging area without a copy of Tharbad Patrol attached. (Counts as a Condition attachment with the text: « Forced: After the players travel to attached location, each player must discard the top 2 cards from the encounter deck and engage each enemy he discarded in this way. »)
Trouble in Tharbad (préparation - Trouble in Tharbad - 1)
You are playing Nightmare mode.
Setup: Raise each player's starting threat by 5.
Progress cannot be placed on Crossing at Tharbad while Bellach is in play.
The houses looked large and strange to them, Sam stared up at the inn with its three storeys and many windows, and felt his heart sink. - The Fellowship of the Ring
Begin with the standard quest deck and encounter deck for Trouble in Tharbad scenario.
Remove the following cards, in the specified quantities, from the standard encounter deck:
- 1x Orc Hunter
- 2x Orc Skirmisher
- 2x Tharbad Hideout
- 2x Hidden Alleyway
- 1x Decrepit Rooftops
- 2x Orc Hunting Party
Then, shuffle the encounter cards in this Nightmare Deck into the remainder of the standard Trouble in Tharbad encounter deck.
Finally, flip this setup card over and place it next to the quest deck. Its effects remain active throughout the game, which is now ready to begin.
Playing Tip: There are many effects in the nightmare version of Trouble in Tharbad that reduce the players' threat elimination level. It may be helpful to use a separate threat tracker or pen and paper to track the players' threat elimination level.