Mennara is a world of magic, mystery, and adventure. The darkest parts of the forests hide things better forgotten, and in the mountains gather hordes of savage creatures whose only ambition is bloodshed. And behind all that evil and all that malice lurks the overlord, the hidden threat that seeks to work his dark design across the realm. Fortunately, Mennara is also a world of heroes. Heroes clever of mind, strong of sword arm, and stout of heart. Heroes like you…

You’ve waited anxiously, pored over the previews , memorized the rules , and seen early demos at your local retailer . Today, your patience pays off. Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition is now on sale at your local retailer and on our webstore ! This updated version of the classic board game of dungeon-delving adventure features a host of enhancements, including new heroes and monsters, more accessible rules, a class-based hero system, campaign play, and much more.

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Evil Stirs Once Again...

Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition features eight never-before-seen heroes, ready to face off against nearly forty all-new monsters in nine distinct types. And with Second Edition ’s enhanced experience system, you’ll have total control over your character’s growth and development. As you gain more experience throughout the included campaign, you’ll be able to periodically spend it on additional skills, adding to your hero’s available abilities. This, along with an innovative character selection system, lets you experience the dangers of Terrinoth like never before.

With a range of enhancements designed get Descent onto the table quickly and often, Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition delivers a tense, satisfying game with minimal player downtime. Defense dice bring more variety to combat, while shorter quests with plenty of natural stopping points mean that even the busiest group can now fit Descent into a varied night of gaming. What’s more, since all necessary statistic, conditions, and effects are listed conveniently on their respective cards, you’ll be able to leave the rulebook in the box.

Note: The Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition Conversion Kit will be on store shelves in about a week.

For more on Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition , check out our series of in-depth previews or download the rules . Then, head to your local retailer and begin your adventure!

Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition is a story-driven board game for 2-5 players that takes a party of adventurers deep into the dungeons of Terrinoth for adventure, treasure, and glory. Players will embark on a campaign of linked quests as they develop characters based on four fantasy archetypes.

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