Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition is a board game in which one player takes on the role of the treacherous overlord, and up to four other players take on the roles of courageous heroes. During each game, the heroes embark on quests and venture into dangerous caves, ancient ruins, dark dungeons, and cursed forests to battle monsters, earn riches, and attempt to stop the overlord from carrying out his vile plot.
Featuring double-sided modular board pieces, countless hero and skill combinations, and an immersive story-driven campaign, Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition transports heroes to a vibrant fantasy realm where they must stand together against an ancient evil.
The Updated Second Edition
Kevin Wilson’s Descent: Journeys in the Dark has been among Fantasy Flight Games's most popular titles for nearly ten years, redefining the dungeon-delving genre and setting the gold standard for engrossing gameplay and top-notch components. With the updated second edition, this tradition of excellence continues. While longtime Descent fans will find a new way to enjoy this classic favorite, a new generation of hobby games enthusiasts will be introduced to its engaging tactical gameplay and immersive narrative.
Whether you’re a newcomer or a veteran, you’re sure to appreciate Second Edition’s new heroes and monsters, streamlined rules, class-based hero system, campaign play, and much more. Read on to learn about the specific enhancements Second Edition introduces!