Bundle of Oddities (Guide)

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This page summarises actions that grant Bag.png Opening a Bundle of Oddities and the corresponding rewards that can be obtained from What's in the bundle?

The "Expected Value" column indicates the expected value for that row's reward; the "Cumulative Expected Value" column indicates the expected value for an action whose maximum Opening a bundle of oddities value is the maximum value for that row. For example, the cumulative expected sell value of the items given by a bundle of oddities generated by Speak for a little while and ask them to disperse, which gives a maximum Opening a Bundle of Oddities value of 200, is 1.51.

Something... Value [1] Actions (alphabetically) Reward Expected value (Icon-echo.png ) Cumulative Expected Value Icon-echo.png
Link=Something wretched
...wretched
1 – 3 Actions with higher max values Ratsstring.png +1  Rat on a String
Silk.png +1  Silk Scrap
Demetergreen.png +1  Foxfire Candle Stub
Ragged.png +1  Bundle of Ragged Clothing
0.04 0.04
Link=Something warm
...warm
4 – 10 Pick up the pieces
Sneak up and cut the straps on the baggage
and actions with higher max values
Amber red.png +2  Nodule of Warm Amber 0.26+ 0.19
Link=Something sweet
...sweet
11 – 20 A thief’s legacy
Play decoy to encourage other victims
and actions with higher max values
Honey.png +10  Drop of Prisoner's Honey .20 0.20
Link=Something keening
...keening
21 – 40 An anonymous wretch / Fight!
Intervene in his favour / Perhaps you can help
Take on all comers! / Teach the villains a lesson!
The decoy / and actions with higher max values
Waxjar.png 21-80  Primordial Shriek 1.01 0.60
Link=Something to burn?
...to burn?
41 – 60 A concerned citizen
A tactical opportunity: locate an L.B. hoard
Have the Rattus Faber Bandit-Chief discover the Big Rat's next move
Let the dead man pay you for the pleasure of trying to kill you
Play groundsman for the urchins
Repudiate an especially offensive hypothesis
Rob the urchins / Tear loose a case from the hansom
The pen and the poison / Turn the tables
Work long into the night forging a compromise solution
You reach the deathbed a trifle flushed, but just in time!
and actions with higher max values
Book.png 1-30 Proscribed Material 0.6 0.60
Link=Something dark
...dark
61 – 80 A simple matter of agility and thews
Climb up and start expounding
Fists and fingers / Make an agreement favouring the dock-gangs
Pay for a room for him
and actions with higher max values
Lamplighter beeswax.png 1-160  Lump of Lamplighter Beeswax 0.805 0.65
Link=Something delicate
...delicate
81 – 98 A word to the neddy men
and actions with higher max values
Scrap3.png 1-20  Surface-Silk Scrap 1.05 0.73
Link=Something monstrous
...monstrous
99 Actions with higher max values Blackcat.png +1  Starveling Cat
Appallingsecret.png +1  Appalling Secret
Scaryeye.png +1  Tale of Terror!!
Dice.png +1  Devilbone Die
Sidebarwounds.png Wounds is increasing... (+ ~1-3 CP)
Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares is increasing... (+1 CP)
1.55 0.73
Link=Something eclectic
...eclectic
100 Copy the map...
and actions with higher max values
Sack.png 1-9  Certifiable Scrap
Dice.png +1  Devilbone Die
3.33 0.76
Link=Something troublesome
...troublesome
101 – 199 A little breaking and entering
A little question and answer
Be bold! / Commence an affair with the heiress
Direct young ragamuffins to his lair
Do as he says / Dump it in the river
Find him a job / Give her a hand
Give the nod to the Constables
Go a-stalking / Go through his pockets
Help him out 1 / Improve the newsletter
Join in their 'games' / Join the dance
Loot the place / Make off with some loot
Make your Sulky Bat disappear / Sneak in a symbol
Submit your notes / Suggest a symbol
Supply a placebo / Warn the urchins
Pick out some likely candidates
and actions with higher max values
Papers3.png 1-8  Compromising Document 2.25 1.50
Link=Something eclectic
...eclectic
200[2] Speak for a little while and ask them to disperse and actions with higher max values Sack.png 1-9  Certifiable Scrap
Dice.png +1  Devilbone Die
3.33 1.51
Link=Something unexpected
...unexpected
200[3] Speak for a little while and ask them to disperse and actions with higher max values Dice.png +1  Devilbone Die
Document.png Lose Your very own Infernal Contract
0.90
Link=Something lethal
...lethal
201 – 300 "Let's go shopping."
A tactical opportunity: locate an L.B. hoard (rare success)
Give with one hand, take with the other
Hoist the black flag
Trade favours with urchins
Trade Fourth City Rags
and actions with higher max values
Bottlegreen.png +1  Muscaria Brandy 2.50 1.84
Link=Something warming
...warming
301 – 400 A little extortion
and actions with higher max values
Bottlegiant.png +1  Bottle of Broken Giant 1844
Bottlewillow.png +2  Bottle of Strangling Willow Absinthe
Bottleandglass.png +2  Bottle of Greyfields 1879
3.52 2.26
Link=Something contradictory
...contradictory
401 – 500 Trade Black Felt Garments
and actions with higher max values
Ratthief.png 1-10  Venge-Rat Corpse
Diamondblue.png 2-10  Ostentatious Diamond
5.75 2.96
Link=Something forbidden
...forbidden
501 – 750 Actions with higher max values Sign.png 1-6  London Street Sign
Book.png +1  Proscribed Material
8.79 4.90
Link=Something scholarly
...scholarly
751 – 800 Hello, what's this?
and actions with higher max values
Library.png 1-8  Volume of Collated Research 11.25 5.30
Link=Something funereal
...funereal
801 – 810 Actions with higher max values Rat2.png +1  Baptised Rattus Faber Corpse
Vialgreen.png +20  Flask of Abominable Salts
Ratthief.png +2  Venge-Rat Corpse
Implication.png +1  Extraordinary Implication
8.00 5.33
Link=Something diplomatic
...diplomatic
811 – 815 Actions with higher max values Amberpurple.png +1  Nodule of Violet Amber
Graffitihiero.png +3  Presbyterate Passphrase
7.50 5.35
Link=Something photographic
...photographic
816 – 830 Actions with higher max values Crypticsecret.png 18-816 Cryptic Clue 8.34 5.40
Link=Something uncertain
...uncertain
831 - 840 Actions with higher max values Declaim.png 11-22 Dubious Testimony 8.25 5.73
Link=Something perilous
...perilous
841 – 950 Actions with higher max values Scrawl1.png +18  Correspondence Plaque
Library.png a Scholar of the Correspondence is increasing... (if at least level 1, up to level 10)
9.00 5.77
Link=Something bloodstained
...bloodstained
951+ Let's see...
Grab whatever you can carry
Papers.png (1+Value/5) = 191+ Stolen Correspondence
Adoration.png +1 Touching Love Story
12.30 6.09
Link=Something...purple?
...purple?
1000 Let's see...
Grab whatever you can carry
Call in favours with the Gracious Widow
Blemmigan.png 1  Blemmigan Secretary Priceless
  1. How to uncover Scrapbook Value. These are the max values for the actions - you may get lower values from them.
  2. Requires no Your very own Infernal Contract
  3. Requires Your very own Infernal Contract