Survive in a world where most of humanity is either dead or diseased, flesh-craving monsters.

Plaid Hat Games hits the ball out of the post-apocalyptic park with this perfect blend of cooperative adventure game and Choose Your Own Adventure with a darkly moral twist. Dead of Winter pretty much sums up what I’m looking for in a game: great mechanics that seem to develop naturally from the theme, total immersion in said theme, and interesting choices that bring players together (and sometimes tear them apart). Beautiful illustration and graphic design work is the icing on the cake, and Plaid Hat were kind enough to supply me with original graphics so this summary and reference sheet could look as good as the game.

Update Log

Foamcore Box Insert Plans

Date Version Changelog
Mar 2016 1.2 Clarified adding cards to a crisis procedure
Oct 2015 1.1 Added some measurements to make things clearer
Dec 2014 1 Original release

Rules Summary and Reference

Date Version Changelog
Jun 2015 1.1 Clarifications to Starvation tokens and drawing Outsider cards
Sep 2014 1 Original release


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