With a huge potential lead in their hands, the Scorch family disembarks across the great ocean to meet with an old contact of their Grandmother. The family decides to make the trip in the way preferred by the well to do of their world; a luxurious airship. But as the family settles in for the journey, they quickly find that this will not be a simple, uneventful trip. Personal intrigue, blackmail, and even some juicy societal shaming aim to plague the Scorch family as they travel through the skies.
After completing their objectives in the steaming jungles, the Scorch family returns home to bask in the fame of their success. But as they soon find out, some of the biggest danger isn’t found in the wilds, but in the heart of the city. They must now face the worst kind of attacks in their society; the social kind. Can they settle their business before family enemies ruin their current success?
Now having a fresh lead on a potential treasure, the members of the Scorch family set off for the verdant jungle islands that used to be Japan. After a harrowing journey across the sea, they arrive at their destination ready to claim fortune and glory for their family. But they have to deal with inhospitable conditions, and natives who may or may not try to eat them. And to top it all off, it look like a rival treasure hunting team might have gotten there first.
Thousands of years after human civilization has fallen, a new civilization has risen in its place, consisting of the fauna of Earth uplifted by the virus that brought humanity down. In this new world steps in a powerful family; the Scorches. Led by their matriarch, Lucille Scorch, the family has fallen on very hard times. Now, the grandchildren of the Scorch family must turn to their society’s most beloved and dangerous pastime; delving into the old ruins of the human world for riches and prestige. An endeavor that might lead the Scorch grandchildren to more than they bargained for.
The Fairfield Sanitarium holds a dark secret. If the investigators hope to learn it, they must infiltrate the institute to see what the nefarious conspirators are doing late at night to an innocent patient. No matter how much they discover before they delve into the sanitarium, they will never be prepared for what they find. The horrors from beyond beckon!
The investigators have found that the new Fairfield Sanitarium is most unusual. A missing woman apparently resides there as a patient, undergoing strange treatments. The wealthy heir who finances it visits late at night through a secret underground tunnel. What does it all mean? Deeper the team goes into the dark, the more truth they shall find…at a cost.
The cryptic document, apparently written by Dr. Armitage, references a sanitarium, recently built. The patients and staff have secrets worth investigating. There is also a yacht club in nearby Kingsport, which might have information about this strange case. The investigators begin their work, but even a cursory amount of research is not without its risks.
The investigators have solved the mystery of the book only to find a more vexing document-based enigma. Dr. Henry Armitage has produced a letter, seemingly written by him, that he has no memory of writing. The letter warns of an apocalyptic future for humanity, a disaster that might still be averted. The investigators must determine if it is a hoax, the result of a latent madness in Dr. Armitage, or something supernatural. The references it makes are vague yet still connected to Arkham country. The hunt for the truth is on!
A group of investigators from various walks of life to look into the death of two men who die under similar circumstances within a day of each other, victims of a serial killer that stalks New York. As the investigators delve into the mystery, they discover the perils of learning too much…