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This subject is written on a topic in the real world and reflects factual information. This subject contains information from the Expanded Cthulhu Mythos, and not based on H.P. Lovecraft's works directly. Gateways to Terror: Three Evenings of Nightmare is an introductory scenario book for Chaosium's 7th edition of their horror roleplaying game Call of Cthulhu.


Containing a trio of stand-alone adventures - each of which come complete with four pre-generated character and all necessary handouts - which were first created as demonstration games for the new edition of Call of Cthulhu, Gateways to Terror is an 88-page full-colour softcover book by Leigh Carr, Jon Hook and Todd Gardiner. Cover art was provided by Mariusz Gandzel, with interior illustrations by Chris Huth.


  • "The Necropolis", in which the investigators delve beneath the sands in Egypt's Valley of the Kings.
  • "What's in the Cellar?", the players must investigate the case of a man accused of killing his wife.
  • "The Dead Boarder", a missing neighbour plunges the investigators into the world of the occult.

Publication History[]

Gateways to Terror was released in 2020 in both print and digital formats.