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The 30- or 40-something dark-haired male on the cover of these games appears to be the same character, but it's not clear to me which. Is it one of the in-game characters?

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Honestly, I think it's just 'Generic 1920's stereotype'. While I agree that he's got a tommy gun in both pictures, his facial structure looks wrong for being Michael McGlen. He actually looks closer to Joe Diamond, if it wasn't for Joe Diamond having a blue suit. Michael McGlen would be closest, without going over, but I think the cover art characters are just generic characters and no actual investigator.

  • I figured this to be likely, but the fact that the male character appears to clearly be the same specific person in all 3 games just made me wonder if this was a reference to another non-playable character or even someone from Lovecraft's writings or other reference (since I am new to the genre). – Joey Jun 29 '15 at 15:38
  • There's around 50 investigators in Arkham Horror, once you get all the expansions. And since the game is out in it's entirety, I'd say it's likely Generic Male Protagonist. – CrystalBlue Jun 29 '15 at 15:42
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If I had to guess, it would be Michael McGlen due to the fact that he is rocking a tommygun.

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