A Stone Gallery
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Card drawn in The Stacks
Occurs with Standard Frequency
Can not be discarded except by effects clearing your hand.
Options:
Make your way through the silent gallery
- Spoiler
Challenge information
A matter of luck: It could go either way (success chance: 50%)
Success
Rock formations and silence
- You've gained 5 x Perusing the Stacks (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 1)
- You've gained 5 x Finding the Centre (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 2)
Failure
Too quiet
- Nightmares is increasing… (+2 CP, up to level 7)
- You've gained 5 x Perusing the Stacks (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 1)
- You've gained 5 x Finding the Centre (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 2)
Stop and examine the ancient volumes
- Spoiler
Challenge information
Narrow, Chthonosophy 7 (50% base) || 3 and below - almost impossible (10%) || 4 - high-risk (20%) || 5 - high-risk (30%) || 6 - tough (40%) || 7 - very chancy (50%) || 8 - chancy (60%) || 9 - modest (70%) || 10 - very modest (80%) || 11 - low-risk (90%) || 12 and above - straightforward (100%)
Success
Inscriptions
- You've gained 1-2 x Fragmentary Ontology
Failure
Confusion
- You've gained 1 x Perusing the Stacks (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 1)
- You've gained 1 x Finding the Centre (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 2)
- Noises in the Library is increasing… (+1-2 CP)
Follow a borehole through the back of a bookcase
- Spoiler Unlocked with 2 x Route Traced through the Library, The Hour in the Library: An Hour of Dim Pale Moonlight, An Hour of Darkness
Challenge information
Broad, Watchful 300 || 205 - very chancy (41%) || 255 - chancy (51%) || 305 - modest (61%) || 355 - very modest (71%) || 405 - low-risk (81%) || 455 - straightforward (91%) || 500 - straightforward (100%)
Each point of Dangerous adds 1 point of Watchful.
Success
Bibliolithy
- Watchful is increasing…
- You've lost 2 x Route Traced through the Library
- You've gained 10 x Perusing the Stacks (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 1)
- You've gained 10 x Finding the Centre (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 2)
Failure
Close call
- Watchful is increasing…
- You've lost 1 x Route Traced through the Library
- Noises in the Library is increasing… (+6 CP)
- You've gained 5 x Perusing the Stacks (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 1)
- You've gained 5 x Finding the Centre (if In Search of Lost Time is exactly 2)