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Shub-Niggurath is an Ancient One. She first appeared in the Arkham Horror board game.

Sheet info

Combat rating: -5

Defenses: Physical Immunity

Worshippers: Shub-Niggurath's young are numberless. Dark Young have the Endless ability.

Power: Black Goat of the Woods - While Shub-Niggurath stirs in her slumber, all monsters have their toughness increased by 1.

Start of Battle: Any investigator with no monster trophies is devoured.

Attack: Each investigator must pass a Sneak (+1) check or lose 1 monster trophy. Any investigator with no monster trophies left is devoured. The check's modifier decreases by 1 each turn (+0 the 2nd turn, -1 the 3rd turn, etc.)

Doom Track: 12


Mythos Source

Shub-Niggurath first appeared in The Last Test (1927), written by H.P. Lovecraft and Adolphe de Castro. It was also mentioned in The Thing on the Doorstep (1937), written by H.P. Lovecraft.