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How to read The Rise of the Elder Things Cultists text

You do not need to defeat the Cultist to gain the rewards if you pass the Horror Check. Whenever fighting a monster, you have a Horror Check then a Strength Check. The Horror Check is usually a Will ...
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Can Dream Portals spawn on other side boards

Generally, you play with a sideboard only if a Prelude Card or Ancient One requires it. Some Preludes call for specific sideboards, and some Ancient Ones specifically require certain sideboards to be ...
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Do Preludes affect new investigators

I don't think the Prelude cards would apply. The Prelude cards specified timing is either Setup or After Setup and drawing a new investigator is during gameplay. When playing with this expansion, ...
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Ancient One Yig's reckoning Effect Spawning 1 cultist

Simply put, they don't spawn. From the rules reference, page 3, Component Limitations (which did take me a fair amount of digging to find the actual rule!) Monsters cannot be spawned from the Monster ...
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Duplicate Preludes in Mask of Nyarlathotep differ from original

Generally, when Eldritch Horror refers to duplicate cards, it explicitly refers to the title of the card, not the entirety of the card's contents. Additionally, if a board game replaces a card because ...
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Clarification on "shuffled back into deck" for double-sided cards

The Eldritch Horror page on the Fantasy Flight website has all the rules and reference guide PDFs for free. If we look at page 5 of the reference guide on Discarding it says: Double-sided cards, such ...
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