Add a touch of darkness

From Fallen London Wiki
Spoiler warning!
This page contains details about Fallen London Actions.

From: The Writer's Desk: rework!

Some say Londoners have enough darkness in their lives. But this is darkness of a different sort.

Game Instructions: This can improve a work whose Potential is 70 or less.

Unlocked with 4 x Manuscript Page, 1 x Tale of Terror!!, Potential 1

Challenge information

Broad, Persuasive 70

  • 48 - very chancy (41%)
  • 60 - chancy (51%)
  • 72 - modest (61%)
  • 83 - very modest (71%)
  • 95 - low-risk (81%)
  • 107 - straightforward (91%)
  • 117 - straightforward (100%)


A thrill and a chill

You read back the last paragraph. You pause, and lay it on the table, before you rise to close the shutters and turn up the gaslight. The wind rattles the windows. Night settles into the empty spaces of the house.


A story for which the world is not yet prepared

No. Now is not the time. There are enough terrible things in the world today. Let this one be forgotten.