Following the advice of the Ghoul That Was Guillaume, the investigators sacrificed one of their own for a chance to strike down Citizen Rigault. At the moment of the condemned investigator’s death at the guillotine, the madman will be vulnerable. As the crowds gather about to witness the executions, the remaining investigators stage one final desperate act to save Paris.
Pitted against an even greater threat to Paris and all of France in the form of Doctor now Citizen Rigault, the investigators decide to take the initiative. If they hope to uncover some means to Rigault’s undoing, they must first venture into the lair of the madman.
It has been five years since the raid on Comte Fenalik’s manor, and a lot has changed in France. The investigators find themselves once again working in the Paris catacombs where they will meet an even greater threat and an otherworldly ally.
Despite a mistake or two being made, the investigators have acquired enough information to condemn the Comte Fenalik. With orders direct from Captain Malon, the soldiers are to raid Comte Fenalik’s manor on the night of one of his infamous parties.
June 2nd, 1789. As the stirrings of revolution take hold in Paris, a group of soldiers overseeing transportation of human remains from cemeteries are called away from their duty to investigate a murder.