Elder Sign: Omens


Elder Sign: Omens is a digital version of the popular board game by Fantasy Flight Games. Build a team of unique investigators and fight to keep an all-powerful Ancient One from invading our world! Explore museums, oceans, deserts and more for the arcane Elder Signs that will help seal the Ancient One away.

Frequency asked questions and rumours

When was Elder Sign: Omens released?

Elder Sign: Omens was released on 31 Oct, 2011

Who was the developer that made Elder Sign: Omens?

Fantasy Flight Publishing, Inc. were the developers that made Elder Sign: Omens

How many players is Elder Sign?

Elder Sign is a fast-paced, cooperative dice game of supernatural intrigue for one to eight players by Richard Launius and Kevin Wilson, the designers of Arkham Horror. Players take the roles of investigators racing against time to stave off the imminent return of the Ancient Ones.

Can you trade items in elder sign?

A: Yes, but usually only if your investigator is in the same location as the one you are helping. Usually this is because you failed an adventure card, and are still there able to assist a teammate who would come there to attempt the same adventure.17 Sept 2011

How many players is elder sign?

Elder Sign is a fast-paced, cooperative dice game of supernatural intrigue for one to eight players by Richard Launius and Kevin Wilson, the designers of Arkham Horror. Players take the roles of investigators racing against time to stave off the imminent return of the Ancient Ones.

Is elder sign a good game?

Elder Sign is my group’s favorite Lovecraft game. It is also one of my group’s favorite cooperative dice rolling games. It can be quite difficult, but we pretty much always have a blast regardless of the outcome. This is a game that everyone should at least try, especially if you’re a fan of dice rolling games.20 Jun 2016

Is the elder sign good?

The cards all have nice artwork and the dice even look good when they’re on the cards. Elder Sign is also an excellent two-player game. The only thing you’re missing is that extra bit of cooperation; otherwise, it’s the same awesome game.20 Jun 2016

How do you win the elder sign?

– Don’t hoard items.
– If you don’t have items, try an easy room to get items.
– If you do have items go for a hard room to gain elder signs.
– Take special successes before investigation.
– Do not remove many dice to complete an investigation, unless you are finishing a room.
– Unlock dice as soon as you can.

Can you trade skills Arkham Horror?

Investigators have the ability to trade Common Items, Unique Items, Spells, and Money, as long as they are in the same street area, location, or Other World location. They can do this in any phase, and do not need to end their turn in the same area in order to do so.11 Nov 2009

Is elder sign omens multiplayer?

Elder Sign does not have online multiplayer. As a co-op game which allows up to four investigators to play, the game does work well as a local pass-and-play game. The physical game offers a relatively quick setup, but of course that is reduced to zero in the digital version.6 Apr 2019

What does the elder sign do?

The Elder Sign is a symbol that is used to protect against the Great Old Ones/Outer Gods, who seem to fear it. It is engraved on most of the sealed doors in R’lyeh. Based on Lovecraft’s original letters and work it is worth observing that Lovecraft himself at times seemed to consider the sign a hand gesture.