Diary of the Dead

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Icon-echo.png2.50 Whisperedsecret.png Rumour of the Upper River
Icon-echo.png- Whispered secret TC.png Mortification of Great Power
Icon-echo.png0.04 Book.png Proscribed Material
▾▾▾ 25:10 or 250:105
Icon-echo.png 0.30 | Rare: Icon-echo.png 2.50
Icon-echo.png0.10 Silhouetteman.png Inkling of Identity
▾▾▾ 50:10 or 500:105
Icon-echo.png 0.40 | Rare: Icon-echo.png 12.50
Icon-echo.png0.50 Conversation.png Scrap of Incendiary Gossip
▾▾▾ 50:10
Icon-echo.png 1.00≈≈ | Rare: Icon-echo.png 25.00
Icon-echo.png2.50 Mask.png An Identity Uncovered!
▾▾▾ Salon2.png 25:5
Icon-echo.png 2.00 | Rare: Icon-echo.png 62.50
Icon-echo.png12.50 Newgate.png Blackmail Material

Icon-echo.png2.50 Dance.png Night on the Town
Icon-echo.png60.00 Bookdead.png Diary of the Dead
Icon-echo.png312.50 Bookblue.png Intriguer's Compendium
Icon-echo.png1560.00 Note.png Rumourmonger's Network

For items with two conversion options, the
success given refers only to the first option.
Bulk options do not have additional benefits.

Heavily foxed, crumbling parchment, bound in suitably unpleasant flaking leather. It certainly looks like a diary of the dead. Use this to increase your Favours: Tomb-Colonies for Renown, and gain Favours with Fate

See Category:Diary of the Dead Gain for how to obtain this item, or click here to show them.

It can be purchased from Bookdead.png ​⁠ Crawcase Cryptics and sold to the Bazaar.
Buying Icon-echo.png 62.50 "There are... things in this volume that I regret. Read it kindly."
Selling Icon-echo.png 60.00 "Oh, a bitter taste. Bitter. Let us rinse our mouths with wine. Here. Cheers!"

See Category:Diary of the Dead for pages which require this item, or click here to show them.

Read the Diary of the Dead

Even though the contents are likely to be very, very depressing.



Feed your Diary … to your Wary Raven Advisor


Operations at midnight


Read a substantial amount (5 FATE)


Decipher a concealed message


Attend a clandestine gathering


Intervene in a public dispute


Rouse some tomb-colonists before they are discovered