Affix a Bright Brass Skull to your (Skeleton Type)

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It will be more striking than convincing. But with enough skill, you might make it look less unnatural.

Game Instructions: Even on success, this will always make your skeleton a bit more implausible. Success makes the effect less severe.

Unlocked with Skeleton: Skulls Needed, 1 x Bright Brass Skull, 200 x Nevercold Brass Sliver

Wiki note: The title of this option varies depending on the Skeleton: Torso Style of your skeleton.

Challenge information

Narrow, Mithridacy 5 (50% base)

  • 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%)


Brass plating on the vertebrae

[…] Suggest that there was a natural process of replacement going on, metal for bone […]

[…] anyone with a scientific mind will still have questions. But you cannot avoid an artistic satisfaction when at last it's all done.

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How to explain that?

Could you persuade a gullible anthropologist that this skeleton results from unusual burial rites? Perhaps the deceased lost his head, and the grieving family forged a replacement before committing him to the grave?