Accept the case, but...

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From: Consulting detective required for government work


Knowledge needs to be free! Pretend to help the Ministry, but keep any forbidden texts you recover.


Challenge information

Broad, Owl.png Watchful 84

  • 58 - very chancy (41%)
  • 72 - chancy (51%)
  • 86 - modest (61%)
  • 100 - very modest (71%)
  • 114 - low-risk (81%)
  • 128 - straightforward (91%)
  • 140 - straightforward (100%)

Success

'I'm afraid they eluded me...'

As expected, it was a revolutionary cell who took the texts.They escape into the Flit mere minutes ahead of you: you find the stash of stolen texts hastily abandoned. Not that you tell the Ministry that, of course...

  • Quirksubtlesmall.png Subtle is increasing… (+1 CP, up to level 5)


Failure

Professional villainy

You have to admit, the villain who robbed the place was skilled. And so prepared! The thief must have expended weeks in casing and other foundation-work. You shudder to think that there are such capable criminals loose in the city.