Mister Corbett // A CoC 7e One-Shot // What Secrets Does the Perfect Neighbor Keep?

Mister Corbett // A CoC 7e One-Shot // What Secrets Does the Perfect Neighbor Keep?

Call of Cthulhu on Roll20, Discord

Price per player-session

You will be charged when a session starts



  • Duration: 2.5 to 3 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: None

Price per player-session

About the adventure

Mr. Corbett is the perfect neighbor. Or so you thought until he came home with a small girl's arm. Then, a pair of lungs and a woman's head. Yesterday, Bobby, the paper boy, disappeared. Someone needs to stop Mr. Corbett, but he has the police (and everyone else) in his pocket. It's up to you. ABOUT THE ADVENTURE Mister Corbett, an introductory adventure for Call of Cthulhu, is playable with one to four players. It plays on Cold War fears of "can you trust your neighbor?" with a Mythos twist. But it also asks what you can do against affluent, well-respected members of society when they're causing harm.

1 year on StartPlaying

121 games hosted

Highly rated for: Teacher, Knows the Rules, Creativity

Average response time: Under 1 hour

Response rate: 100%

Additional Details

How to prepare

To participate in the game, you will need to: - Join the Roll20 game (accounts are free), - Join the Discord Server (accounts are free), - Have a serviceable microphone, - And possess an internet connection capable of running all the above simultaneously.

What I provide

I bring a tested and well-rehearsed module, play aids, all relevant PDFs, and experience teaching RPGs.

Gameplay details

As part of onboarding for the game, I send players my Line & Veils and ask for theirs in return. Which are then confirmed at the beginning of the session as part of a mini-session 0. During the game, if anything disturbs you, please tell me, leave an "X" in the chat, or privately message me. I will then remove the offending or skip past it. Likewise, if you feel the adventure is going in an unsavory direction but use an "N" instead. I will also check in if I notice anything is off.

Content warnings


Safety tools used
  • Lines and Veils
  • X, N, and O Cards
How will character creation work

Players can make their own character or choose one of six pregenerated characters. If desired and given notice, I can provide assistance with character creation. But anyone who has not chosen by the time the game has rolled around, or given insufficient notice, will have to choose a pregenerated character.

Players can expect

  • Combat/Tactics: Medium
  • Roleplay: High
  • Puzzles: Low
  • Experience Level: None

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