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Bloody Hooks


System: Any, contains no rules-specific material.


A collector of horror movie memorabilia is found dead in his home and his collection is missing some key elements. A new homeowner discovers there may still be someone in the old bomb shelter buried under his backyard. A late night infomercial turns horrific as the host demonstrates his new gizmos that make vivisection so easy! A man in a vegetative state suddenly gains the power to prevent the doctors and his wife from "pulling the plug". Someone or something is repossessing transplanted organs from their recipients.

Bloody Hooks is a collection of short adventure hooks and ideas suitable for modern horror gaming. Each entry is short, usually no more than a paragraph, containing only the strange premise, the hook, designed to spark your imagination and inspire you to craft a suitably diabolical and horrific scenario for your players.

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August 16th, 2007
Despite the low price, this is a quiality product. You get a goodly number of clearly written, system-generic scenario seeds. Best of all, they avoid religious overtones entirely, which is something this genre is inclined to tread harshly on. [...]
January 28th, 2007
As is expected with the better adventure hook compilations, I found about half of the scenarios on offer here to my liking, and the rest may be useful with a little alteration. For example, "The Projectionist" (a captive audience at a horror [...]
August 25th, 2006
A series of short (1 to 2 paragraph) un-statted story hooks in the genre of psychological horror and weird events, as well as a useful sidebar of minor disturbing events. The hooks without explanations were better than those with, I thought. Rea [...]
Peter I. [Featured Reviewer]
July 18th, 2006
Bloody Hooks is a short 6 page pdf containing a number of horror-related plot hooks. It's suitable for use in most horror games, although in particular for modern horror, rather than fantasy horror since most of the plot hooks provided contain elements [...]
Nathan C. [Featured Reviewer]
July 18th, 2006
There is something to be said for the inspiration for Bloody Hooks, by Big Finger Games. I imagined the author sat in front of their television, swapping DVD after DVD in a darkened room, sifting through scary movie plot after scary movie plot taking [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on July 17, 2006.