Challenge February to a competition

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From: A Confrontation with a Rival

Action Cost: 4

It would be unwise to take the anarchists on head-first. February enjoys havoc too much, and her people will die a hundred times for her. But her weakness is her intellectual vanity. Challenge her to a game of chess.

Unlocked with 10 x Crate of Expedition Supplies, 1 x February has Taken an Interest

Challenge information

Broad, Watchful 120

  • 82 - very chancy (41%)
  • 102 - chancy (51%)
  • 122 - modest (61%)
  • 142 - very modest (71%)
  • 162 - low-risk (81%)
  • 182 - straightforward (91%)
  • 200 - straightforward (100%)


A cunninger plan

You arrange to meet where the Shuddering Stones rise above the broken boulevards.


Not much longer now. You smile and give up your rook without a fight. She frowns. There's a movement in the shadows behind her.

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A mishap

[…] Of course you expected [February] to make a move on your camp […] You didn't expect quite how many of her agents she'd send. […] You narrowly win the day, but your forces are wounded, your ammunition exhausted and the chess match is abandoned.

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