Questions tagged [last-night-on-earth]

A survival horror board game that pits small-town Heroes head-to-head against a limitless horde of Zombies. Modular board and several different scenarios to play are adding lots of replayability. Fast Paced Game Play with Easy To Learn rules allows players to jump right into the action, while Strategic Depth and Strong Cooperative Play keeps the game interesting. One or two players control the zombies, while the rest control heroes.

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What are the rules concerning Taken Over?

When the player controlling zombies played the card, it said to fill the room with Zombies from the pool. This reminded me of another card which said to move zombies from one part of the board to ...
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Can a Hero Event be used on another Hero player?

Can a hero player use a Hero Event card to help out another hero player's character, or must they only use Hero Events on their own character?
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Can the first zombie player spawn the second zombie player's zombies?

With the card "There's too many", in a two zombie player game, can zombie player 1 spawn zombie player 2's zombies if their remaining figures are out or are they forced to move the existing ones ...
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Is Old Betsy immune to dynamite and gasoline?

If Old Betsy is placed on the board and dynamite is subsequently thrown onto that space or a gas marker in that space is ignited, what happens to Old Betsy? The rules for dynamite say: Roll a D6 ...
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Can I set up a chain reaction by placing gas markers on adjacent squares?

If gas markers have been placed on adjacent squares, what happens when one of the gas markers is ignited (e.g. by shooting it)? Background: We were playing Defend The Manor House, I had placed one ...
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How do zombies win in Last Night on Earth: Timber Peak?

My friends and I played Last Night on Earth extensively. Games were always very close, and tough for both sides. We liked it so much we got the Timber peak sequel/expansion. However, we find now that ...
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My god, they've taken the ... that I've got to get to!

There's a card "I've got to get to the...", which requires a player get to a building before searching again. There's another card "My god, they've taken the..." which takes over a building. When a ...
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When Exchanging Items Does It Have To Be a Trade?

I tried to find the info on the wiki but it is difficult to find stuff there. When heroes do their "Exchange" phase, does that means they have to trade items? Or can a hero just give an item to ...
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How does the "Taken Over" event card impact buildings and zombie movement?

I played Last Night on Earth for the first time and I was playing the zombies. I pulled the Take Over event card which states: Roll a Random Building and place a Taken Over marker on it. ...
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Does Father Joseph take a wound if Strength of Spirit fails?

Father Joseph has the Strength of Spirit ability: take a wound to cancel any Zombie Card on the roll of 3+ Does this mean that Father Joseph only takes a wound if the roll is successful, or does ...
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Is the Signal Flare a gun?

We played Last Night On Earth yesterday and got a little confused as to whether or not the Signal Flare was a gun. I had Father Joseph in the Gun Shop and I thought that the Signal Flare was a gun (...
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Can Zombies wound when a Hero rolls doubles?

I was playing Last Night on Earth the other day with some friends and came across a question that I don't believe is clear in the rules. When a Hero fights a zombie (or the other way around), the ...
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Do you have to select a zombie before you roll a d6 for Shamble?

One of the zombie cards, known as 'Shamble', has the following card text: Play this card to move a Zombie D6 spaces instead of its normal move. "Look out!" Do you pick the zombie, then roll ...
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What are the basic tactics for the heros in Last Night on Earth? (Zombies dominating)

I have been playing Last Night on Earth with my family after my daughter got it for Christmas. So far we have played five games and the zombies have won each time. We played "Die Zombies Die" and ...
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Do "play immediately" cards in the zombie turn affect the number of cards a zombie player will have in his hand?

This is probably a silly question, but I've just read the rulebook of "Last Night on Earth", and need a small clarification: the rulebook says that a zombie player must draw up to two cards at the ...
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