(Carefully) Examine an Unlawful Device

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From: Continue writing your Monograph


Go into a structurally disposable side room, first.

Game Instructions: This will make your monograph more Ironic and less Cautionary.

Unlocked with Hillmover.png 1 x Unlawful Device


Challenge information

Narrow, Dawnmachine.png Artisan of the Red Science 6

  • 1 and below - almost impossible (10%)
  • 2 - high-risk (20%)
  • 3 - high-risk (30%)
  • 4 - tough (40%)
  • 5 - very chancy (50%)
  • 6 - chancy (60%)
  • 7 - modest (70%)
  • 8 - very modest (80%)
  • 9 - low-risk (90%)
  • 10 and above - straightforward (100%)

Success

Gingerly

Description summary:
The success description varies by Magnifyingglass.png Object of Historical Study.

Magnifyingglass.png ObjectDescription
100 - 130, 220 - 240, 300 - 320, 400, 500Schematics (fig 12., ommitted) and a description (pag. 32, ommitted) of this Device have been removed […] at the request of the Ministry of Public Decency; accurate description of its effects is included in appendix B (see flame-proof insert).
210Scattered references in Infernal sources claim […] the first Unlawful Devices were brought to the Neath from 'a wine-dark sky […] beneath a delect star radiating unlight.' This clearly apocryphal story sheds light on the methods of Infernal propaganda...

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Failure

Horrors inside

You try to pry the thing […], and the screwdriver promptly bends itself into a knot. You try to peer into it […], and all you see are tiny devils dancing on the head of a pin. You try to go for a walk […], and stub your toe on the d__n thing […]

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