Betrayal at House on the Hill

2004 · 3-6 Players · 60-72 Minutes
Betrayal at House on the Hill board game
Betrayal at House on the Hill board game

The creak of footsteps on the stairs, the smell of something foul and dead, the feel of something crawling down your back - this and more can be found in Betrayal at House on the Hill. This fun and suspenseful game is a new experience almost every time you play - you and your friends explore ''that creepy old place on the hill'' until enough mystic misadventures happen that one of the players turns on all of the others!

Features multiple scenarios, a different lay-out with every game, and enough chills to freeze the heart of any horror fan.

Betrayal at House on the Hill is a tile game that allows players to build their own haunted house room by room, tile by tile, creating a new thrilling game board every time. The game is designed for three to six people, each of whom plays one of six possible characters.

Secretly, one of the characters betrays the rest of the party, and the innocent members of the party must defeat the traitor in their midst before it’s too late! Betrayal at House on the Hill will appeal to any game player who enjoys a fun, suspenseful, and strategic game.

Betrayal at House on the Hill includes detailed game pieces, including character cards, pre-painted plastic figures, and special tokens, all of which help create a spooky atmosphere and streamline game play.

An updated reprint of Betrayal at House on the Hill was released on October 5, 2010.



Year Published2004
Number of Players 3-6
Playtime 60-72 Minutes
Minimum Age 12
Mechanics Cooperative Play, Dice Rolling, Modular Board, Player Elimination, Role Playing, Traitor
Categories Adventure, Horror
Learning Complexity 3.40 / 5[Vote]
Strategy Complexity 2.60 / 5[Vote]
Official Site Official Website
Rule URL Official Rules
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