Taking place 20 years after the events in Mary Shelley’s classic novel, Abomination: The Heir of Frankenstein is a game of competitive monster creation for 2-4 players. Each player takes on the role of a scientist racing to construct a viable living being to satisfy the mad obsession of their mysterious benefactor. Strategic placement of assistants across the city of Paris allows you to research scientific findings, charge your Leyden jars and scavenge the local cemeteries and morgues for materials needed to perfect your craft. Once a player succeeds in bringing their creature to life, or after twelve rounds have elapsed, the game ends and the player with the most victory points fulfills Frankenstein's dark legacy, for good or ill...
-Strategic worker placement allows you to gain materials, knowledge and the money needed to reach your goal.
- Upgrade your stats to earn victory points and build advanced body parts.
- Manage resources properly or they will spoil and earn less victory points.
- Hire scoundrels from the docks to do your dirty work.
- Choose whether or not to help Captain Walton fulfill his oath to Dr. Frankenstein.