Bring in an accomplice

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From: Keeping Up Appearances

Select someone reliable to spend an afternoon with your mark. Someone who'll vouchsafe your character, and gather useful information.

Game Instructions: Gain Up your Sleeve.

Challenge information

Broad, Shadowy 125

  • 86 - very chancy (41%)
  • 107 - chancy (51%)
  • 128 - modest (61%)
  • 148 - very modest (71%)
  • 169 - low-risk (81%)
  • 190 - straightforward (91%)
  • 209 - straightforward (100%)

Shadowy, Broad-type challenge with base difficulty of (25 x Venture Challenge Level). The above example is at Venture Challenge Level 5.


It's all in the details

Your accomplice encountered your mark purchasing wall-fabrics in Veilgarden. By tea-time, she had learned of your mark's plans for re-decorating, what in London life dissatisfies them the most, and all about their scandalous taste in wallpaper.


A finer actor than thief

It's not until a few days later your accomplice returns. They're blackened with bruises, and [...] their hair. Evidently, they'd hoped [...] with a bouquet of flowers. However, [...] and wound up missing the meeting - and [...] as a result.