London, 1888, Whitechapel district. Some people call this place hell. Some others -less lucky- call it home. There are prostitutes on every street corner: they call them the wretched, and they couldn’t have chosen a better name. Welcome to Whitechapel. Welcome to Jack the Ripper’s streets.
Whitechapel™ Letters from Hell is a game of deduction and bluffing set in 1888, in the London of Jack the Ripper. It’s a game for two to six players, age 13 or older, for an average time of 90 minutes.
Five important detectives are on the trail of Jack the Ripper, the most dangerous serial killer of all time. They must chase the mysterious murderer through the tangled streets and halleys of the Whitechapel district. One player plays Jack the Ripper, and his goal is to take five victims before being caught.
The rest of the players are police detectives, who must cooperate to catch Jack the Ripper before the end of the game.
- 1 Rulebook
- 1 Game Board
- 5 Police Sheets
- 1 Jack the Ripper Screen
- 14 Die Cut Tiles
- 16 Wooden Token
- 12 Wooden Pawns
- 1 Pad of Jack the Ripper Move Track Sheets
- 27 Plastic Tokens