The Trail of Cthulu is an investigative horror role-playing game designed by Kenneth Hite and published by Pelgrane Press. It uses the GUMSHOE system designed by Robin Laws.

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How can I make a Mi-Go city seem dangerous?

Last week, in our Trail of Cthulhu campaign, the Investigators found a Mi-Go city. They needed to go in, to rescue someone trapped inside. However, my description of the city fell rather flat. ...
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What should I read/watch for information about the 1930s United States? [closed]

I'm currently writing a Trail of Cthulhu campaign, in which Investigators travel across the United States in the 1930s. To get inspiration for the scenarios, I read books and watch movies about ...