Deploy Counter-Factual Phantasies

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From: Traversing the Wastes of Want

Disrupt the flow of intelligence with dreams of what might be and will not have been.

Locked with Drum.png Advance! 24, Mirrordark.png Airs of the Parabolan War 36

Challenge information

Broad, Owl.png Watchful 250

  • 171 - very chancy (41%)
  • 213 - chancy (51%)
  • 255 - modest (61%)
  • 296 - very modest (71%)
  • 338 - low-risk (81%)
  • 380 - straightforward (91%)
  • 417 - straightforward (100%)

Base difficulty of 250 is reduced by 3 × Placeholder2.png Chess General.


The Mithridates' Heir

The scriptoria of the Mithridates perforate the western bank of the Waswood's tributary […]


It narrates false histories of your movements, leavened with a grain of plausibility. […] it will lie to the [Fingerkings/cats] with alacrity.

Description summary:
The second paragraph varies depending on who you have employed as your Cannon.png Parabolan Grenadiers.

Cannon.png Parabolan Grenadiers Second paragraph
1 - The Pale League of Irem Your Iremi grenadiers hurl mortars of unstable palimpsests through the windows of the scriptorium. The false histories are rendered true, lies become prophecies and prophecies become prologues.
2 - The 77th Queen's Own Hussars Under Daniel's command, the Hussars surround a promising scriptorium. […] they hurl Discordant Edicts into the scriptorium, erasing falsehood and truth […]. The surrender is swift.
3 - The Order Speculorum […] Jenny of Flowerdene Market rides down the doors of a promising scriptorium. She produces incandescent horoscopes, detailing […] the movements and destiny of every scribe within. With this intelligence, you bring down the monastery with ease.

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The truths of the enemy

The Office of Mithridacy sends some of its most skilled scribes into Parabola. […]

[…] you find a piece pertaining to your own Company. It is inaccurate to the letter. […]

When you emerge, you find everything within your stolen never-history comes true. […]

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