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Necronomicon is a unique item. It first appeared in the Arkham Horror board game.

Card info

Type: Tome

Movement: Exhaust and spend 2 movement points to make a Lore (-2) check. If you pass, draw 1 Spell and lose 2 Sanity. If you fail, nothing happens.

Price: $6

Mythos Source

The Necronomicon first appears in H.P. Lovecraft's story The Hound (1922), although it makes numerous other appearances in Lovecraft's works, notably: The Call of Cthulhu (1928), The Dunwich Horror (1929), At the Mountains of Madness (1936), and The Case of Charles Dexter Ward (1941).