100 Spooky Trinkets for Horror and Fantasy
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100 Spooky Trinkets for Horror and Fantasy

Duncan Thomson
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Spooky Trinkets

Creepy dolls, preserved eyes, strange amulets, things that aren't quite right... Spooky trinkets might be found on mysterious npcs, dead adventurers, old ruins, in a graveyard, on a cultist or anywhere at night.

So here are trinkets for your characters in spooky campaigns.

There is a fantasy trinket generator at ChaosGen. Trinkets in pdf form at Spoooky Trinkets on DriveThru RPG.

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100 Spooky Trinkets for Fantasy and Horror

1d100Spooky Trinkets
1 a deck of cards depicting undead animals
2 a note asking you for forgiveness, dated ten years in the future
3 a crystal goblet with the last words of a martyr
4 a small book with the tale of the Necromancer and the Courtesan
5 a knotted rope that carries visions of death
6 a pair of ears on a cord, that glow red on sacred ground
7 a disconcerting picture you drew, but don't remember drawing
8 a bottle with a moving tentacle inside
9 a drawing of a pair of cultists with their mouths sewn shut
10 a necklace of fingers, you won playing at dice
11 a spiked bone cat mask with real whiskers
12 a model octopus of wire, that wraps tentacles around anything nearby
13 a warped piece of wood from a coffin
14 a holy symbol owned by a priest who betrayed everyone they loved
15 a cursed copper amulet, stolen from a dead relative
16 an amulet of a goat's head with bronze horns and angry eyes
17 a wooden model horse with a headless rider
18 a puppet of a goblin with an overly long tongue
19 a wig of greasy grey hair
20 a pickled hand with six fingers
21 a tiny pumpkin that glows at night
22 an illustrated manual of a ritual to be performed on a full moon
23 a toy crow who greets you with a prediction of doom each morning
24 a diary of a cursed immortal poet, who visits a specific inn each decade
25 a veil, sewn with five portents of an apocalypse
26 a set of metal pipes, which emit a screeching when played
27 a rusty knife adorned with heretical symbols
28 a tiny scarecrow that haunts your nightmares, but you can't get rid of
29 an unopened letter from a dead relative
30 a belt made of hanging nooses
31 half a painting depicting a grinning skeleton with a bloodied axe
32 a preserved foot with a spike driven through it
33 a pair dice made from the knuckles of one of your grandparents
34 a bone whistle which only works around midnight
35 a stuffed squirrel holding a scythe
36 a painting of a village, depicting a ghostly version of it
37 a lump of obsidian with your likeness trapped inside
38 a dead two-headed snake corpse, coiled around a wooden wand
39 a white mask depicting a contorted face
40 a copper casket, covered in moving contorted figures
41 a mouldy hankerchief with bits of slime in it
42 a satin glove with a zombified hand inside
43 a small skull with teeth of moldy green stone
44 a heavy bone key, that twists when held
45 a yellow stone with many holes, which attracts spiders
46 a wooden pipe that creates greenish smoke, forming batlike shapes
47 a melted copper coin flecked with blood
48 a petrified clawed foot
49 a coffin made of reeds, with a dead mouse inside
50 a dulled sunburst medallion which makes people sad when held
51 a skewer with six eyeballs
52 a clay wand ending in a leering skull
53 an amulet of eyes, a family heirloom with another eye every generation
54 a bronze idol of a part-dwarf, part-badger creature
55 a love letter from a werewolf
56 a black bloodstained hood
57 a key to a long abandoned mansion
58 a small lantern etched with the three names from your family
59 a pouch of dead butterflies
60 an embalmed rat with a second head stitched onto it
61 a list of eight ways to destroy a vengeful spirit, with crosses beside six
62 a patch of flayed skin
63 a bracelet of a cousin who died in the hour you were born
64 a set of ceramic ogres with tiny heads?
65 an odd knife with a glass half moon blade
66 a jar with brownish slime and a writhing forked tongue
67 the deeds to a crumbling tower in a cursed wood
68 a small prayer book with several pages ripped out
69 a flint miniature of a human-rat hybrid
70 a bird totem that chirps unhappily near sacred ground
71 a small mirror that shows the viewer at their worst
72 an oil lamp, whose light is always flickering
73 a sticky ladle, which creates a small amount of spider stew every dusk
74 a red ring that reminds you of your darkest hour
75 a torn sleeve from a velvet gown
76 a puzzle box that opens when saliva drips onto it
77 a mummified eye
78 a slate from a tomb, with three words scratched into it
79 a copper beetle, which at night becomes a swarm of insects
80 a web of purple thread, with a fly headed sprite in the middle
81 a clockwork spider that loses legs when it walks
82 a rusty sickle blade, marked with sinister runes
83 an egg of metal wire, with a dead slug inside
84 a wooden figurine of a sorcerer devouring their own arm
85 a porcelain doll's head that whispers promises at night
86 a torn page, with the tale of a play that sent watchers into a berserk rage
87 a birchwood amulet with a sinister face, which whispers strange words
88 a pouch with rusty bent nails and a fat finger with many holes
89 a pair of iron shoes with high heels
90 an old bracelet, inscribed with three jokes about executions
91 an ivory pendant with a Death rune, given to you by a ghost
92 a grinning obsidian frog, which smoulders in direct sunlight
93 a leather glove that's always a little too tight
94 a portrait locket, with a pumpkin-headed figure inside
95 a music box with clockwork clowns that plays funeral music
96 a black evening dress the size of your hand
97 a miniature ceramic dog with four eyes
98 a journal of poetry written by seven murderers
99 a jar of worms which devour one another and split into smaller ones
100 a coin of iron, depicting a distorted faerie

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