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For the mini campaign, see Lair of the Wyrm (campaign).

Box art of Lair of the Wyrm.

The treacherous Wyrm Queen Valyndra has awoken from her slumber, unleashing her foul hybrid minions on the countryside to burn and raid as they please. Her lust for gold has lured her from her lair, and now it’s up to a few brave heroes to drive her back into hiding and destroy her cruel servants!

Lair of the Wyrm is the first expansion to the Second Edition of Descent: Journeys in the Dark.

It was first announced on 16. August 2012[1], and released on 17. December 2012[2].

Component List[]

This game includes the following:

  • Rulebook/Quest Guide
  • 2 Hero Figures, consisting of:
  • 38 Small Cards, consisting of:
  • 22 Class Cards
  • 4 Act I Shop Item Cards
  • 5 Act II Shop Item Cards
  • 4 Burning Condition Cards
  • 1 Search Card
  • 2 Relic Cards
  • 31 Bridge-sized Cards, consisting of:
  • 60 Tokens, consisting of:
  • 12 Map Tiles
  • 1 Secret Room Tile
  • 1 Lieutenant Token
  • 12 Valor Tokens
  • 3 Familiar Tokens
  • 1 Secret Room Entrance Token
  • 5 Condition Tokens
  • 8 Challenge Tokens
  • 5 Inactive Monster Tokens
  • 7 Damage Tokens
  • 5 Fatigue Tokens



The new condition added in this expansion is Burning.


Set Icon[]

All the cards and sheets found in this expansion are marked with the Lair of the Wyrm expansion icon to distinguish these components from those found in the base game.
The Lair of the Wyrm set Icon

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