An arrangement of screams

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From: Listen to your Primordial Shrieks

If you had enough shrieks, perhaps you could compare, contrast. Learn. It'll be hard on the eardrums.

Game Instructions: This will always gain you Maniac's Prayers. It may have other effects.

Unlocked with 50 x Primordial Shriek

Challenge information

A matter of luck: It could go either way (success chance: 60%)


Results of a sort

You're half-deaf and you think you may be bleeding from one ear. But there are words locked in the screams. […] The kind of things that honey-mazed madmen shout, or those who've drunk too deeply of the wines of the Bazaar. But something about them...

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Rare Success


You get halfway through and then realise - that one wasn't any ordinary Primordial Shriek! It soars toward the roof with a sound of stormy glee. You snatch it up hastily and reseal the jar.


A dispiriting experience

After nearly a dozen jars are open, you can barely hear and your head is pounding like a steam-press full of anvils. You give up for the day and head home. But what's that you're humming?