A gang of youthful ruffians has taken to gathering under the window, singing along with the Mandrake

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From: Ambition: Bag a Legend! 8


Inevitably it becomes over-excited and turns to struggling, howling and biting the high-chair where it's strapped. You'll have to deal with them.


Challenge information

Broad, Bear.png Dangerous 37

  • 26 - very chancy (42%)
  • 32 - chancy (51%)
  • 38 - modest (61%)
  • 44 - very modest (71%)
  • 50 - low-risk (81%)
  • 57 - straightforward (92%)
  • 62 - straightforward (100%)

Success

You storm downstairs, mandrake in hand

[…] But their attention is reserved for the ominously silent mandrake. Its little red eyes flick from one youth to the next. Eventually they begin to retreat. You notice several of them are discreetly pulling their hats down over their ears.

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Failure

You storm downstairs

Outside in the street, you give the ruffians your best monster-hunter's stare. They draw back a couple of steps. Evidently they know well enough to be wary of you. But they outnumber you. The situation could turn nasty. You retreat […with] dignity.