Direct his attentions to the target at hand
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From: Four of Smiths: Artifice
An imaginative mind and steady hand can achieve so much together.
Game Instructions: This will generate some progress and a Poisonous Preparation.
Unlocked with Poisonous Preparation 2
Challenge information
- 137 - very chancy (41%)
- 170 - chancy (51%)
- 204 - modest (61%)
- 237 - very modest (71%)
- 270 - low-risk (81%)
- 304 - straightforward (91%)
- 334 - straightforward (100%)
Each point of The Embalmer's Mark increases the base difficulty by 30 points.
Success
The calculus of unimpeded research
He moves slowly; his eyes are unused to focusing over such distances[…] But the Priest understands how things fit together[…]
"There," he says quietly[…] He will not make this strike himself, but with one word, he has named the breaking point[…][Find the rest of the story at https://www.fallenlondon.com]
- Dangerous is increasing…
- Poisoner's Progress is increasing… (+(4 - Tolerance) CP, minimum 1)
- You've gained 1 x Poisonous Preparation
- You've gained 1 x Hearts' Game: Exploits
- Elusiveness of your Target is increasing… (+3 CP) (applied with probability based on Hearts' Game: Turns this Round) ^{What does this mean?}
- Poison Tolerance of Your Target is increasing… (+2 CP) (applied with probability based on Hearts' Game: Turns this Round) ^{What does this mean?}
- You've gained 1 x Hearts' Game: Turns this Round (hidden)
Failure
The pursuit of a recondite plane
He will lend his eyes soon, he says – when he has finished flattening out this part of the base. His tiny hammer never ceases its motion, but he is still shaping hours later, unsatisfied.
- Dangerous is increasing…
- You've gained 1 x Hearts' Game: Exploits
- Elusiveness of your Target is increasing… (+3 CP) (applied with probability based on Hearts' Game: Turns this Round) ^{What does this mean?}
- Poison Tolerance of Your Target is increasing… (+2 CP) (applied with probability based on Hearts' Game: Turns this Round) ^{What does this mean?}
- Hearts' Game: Counterplay is increasing… (+0-1 CP)
- You've gained 1 x Hearts' Game: Turns this Round (hidden)
Categories:
- Pages Without Guide Restrictions
- Poisonous Preparation
- Dangerous Challenge
- The Embalmer's Mark
- The Embalmer's Mark Formula Uses
- Actions
- Poisoner's Progress Gain
- Poison Tolerance of Your Target
- Poison Tolerance of Your Target Formula Uses
- Poisonous Preparation Gain
- Hearts' Game: Exploits Gain
- Elusiveness of your Target Gain
- Poison Tolerance of Your Target Gain
- Hearts' Game: Turns this Round Gain
- Hearts' Game: Counterplay Gain