Feast of the Rose (Guide)

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This is a work-in-progress guide that collates all the notes on playing Feast of the Exceptional Rose.

Key Dates for 1899 (2021):

  • 4th February – Festival Opens
  • 11th February – Masquing can be exchanged for companions
  • 18th February – Gift-giving and feast activities close
  • 22nd February – Exchanging gifts for Masquing, the Clathermont story and meeting companions close.
  • source: https://www.failbettergames.com/the-feast-of-the-rose-1899/

Wikia links:

External Resource links:

See The Airs of London for how to change unfavourable Airs when necessary, probably the best is Observe the spires of the Bazaar. The following table shows the number of Masquing gained with any conditions.

Clouds.png The Airs of London 0-25
A masked revel! (Unlocked with 1 x Maskrose.png Mask of the Rose)
Option Requirements Challenge Success Rare Success Failure
Dance with your Spouse 3 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Adoration.png Masquing

Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares -10

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal -10

Dance with a mysterious stranger Fox.png 20 Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Fox.png Persuasive +4

1 x Confidentsmile.png Confident Smile (<20)

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Fox.png Persuasive +5

3 x Confidentsmile.png Confident Smile (<20)

2 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Meteors.png Antique Mystery

1 x Dance.png Alight with Passion

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Clouds.png The Airs of London (random)

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

An assignation in the garden with a stranger Cardfan.png 70%

Quirkhedonist.png Hedonist +1 (<lvl 5)

2 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

Clouds.png The Airs of London (random)

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Quirkhedonist.png Hedonist +3, (<lvl 10)

5 Heart.png Romantic Notion

Clouds.png The Airs of London (random)

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Sunset.png Vision of the Surface

2 x Implication.png Extraordinary Implication

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +2

Fox.png Persuasive -4

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Clouds.png The Airs of London (random)

Cast aside your mask! Clouds.png The Airs of London 90+ Cardfan.png 50%

Maskrose.png Mask of the Rose -1

Fox.png Persuasive +15

2 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Maskrose.png Mask of the Rose -1

5 Confidentsmile.png Confident Smile (<20)

Fox.png Persuasive +15

2 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarmakingwaves.png Making Waves +2

Quirkmelancholy.png Melancholy +3, (<lvl 10)

Maskrose.png Mask of the Rose -1

Fox.png Persuasive +3

Clouds.png The Airs of London (random)

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Remove a mysterious stranger's mask Owl.png 20

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

1 Confidentsmile.png Confident Smile

1 x Mask.png An Identity Uncovered!

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

Devil.png an Intimate of Devils +1 (<lvl 4)

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Mask.png An Identity Uncovered!

1 x Diamondblue.png Ostentatious Diamond

1 x Ratthief.png Venge-Rat Corpse

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +2

Spy on conversations Sidebarshadowy.png 20

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy +1-6

Sidebarshadowy.png x Whispered secret.png Whispered Hint

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy +1-6

(Sidebarshadowy.png /2) x Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue

1-10 x Honey.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey

1-10 x Scrap3.png Surface-Silk Scrap

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy +1-6

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +1

Sidebarsuspicion.png Suspicion +1

Dance with an acquaintance (2 FATE) No reward information available for Fate-locked actions.
Partake of Mr Wines' hospitality (2 FATE) Bottleandglass.png Occasionally Seen at Mr Wines' Revels 1 Cardfan.png 50-60% No reward information available for Fate-locked actions.
An assignation in the garden with a friend (3 FATE) No reward information available for Fate-locked actions.
A dance with devils!
Option Requirements Challenge Success Rare Success Failure
Bluff your way in Owl.png 40

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

12 x Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Conversation.png Scrap of Incendiary Gossip

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

5 x Appallingsecret.png Appalling Secret

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

3 x Papers3.png Compromising Document

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares +2

Attend as an invited guest Owl.png 30

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

22 x Papers.png Stolen Correspondence

3 x Appallingsecret.png Appalling Secret

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

6 x Appallingsecret.png Appalling Secret

3 x Papers3.png Compromising Document

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Ruins.png Walking the Falling Cities +10

1 x Implication.png Extraordinary Implication

Owl.png Watchful +1-6

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +2

Actually, you'll be meeting someone there Devil.png An Intimate of Devils 3 Cardfan.png 60%

Devil.png An Intimate of Devils +2

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

10 Heart.png Romantic Notion

Devil.png An Intimate of Devils +2

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Lips.png Stolen Kiss

10 Heart.png Romantic Notion

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +1

Devil.png An Intimate of Devils is dropping… (-1 (if less than 20)


A lovers' tryst
Option Challenge Success Rare Success Failure
Choose an out-of-the-way spot Fox.png 75

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Roseyellow.png Fascinating... +10, only if already present)

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares +1

Arrange to meet by the silver fountain Fox.png 100

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Roseyellow.png Fascinating... +10, if greater than 0)

2 x Adoration.png Masquing(if 19 or lower)

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

1 x Lips.png Stolen Kiss

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +1


Seasonal mischief
Option Challenge Success Rare Success Failure
Disrupt an inconvenient romance Fox.png 50

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

30 x Whispered secret.png Whispered Hint

1 x Conversation.png Scrap of Incendiary Gossip

1 x Gossip.png Intriguing Snippet

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

1 x Lips.png Stolen Kiss

5 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Fox.png Persuasive +1-6

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +1

Rid yourself of that irritating suitor Cardfan.png 50%

5 Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

5 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Fox.png Persuasive +1

Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +2

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Take advantage of others' distraction Sidebarshadowy.png 40

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy +1-6

51–150 x Amber.png Nodule of Deep Amber

1 Heart.png Romantic Notion

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy +1-6

2 x Bottledsoulblue.png Brilliant Soul

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

1 x Scrap6.png Puzzle-Damask Scrap

2 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy +1-6

Sidebarsuspicion.png Suspicion +2

Make a profit Cardfan.png 50%

35 x Honey.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey

3 Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

4 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarwounds.png Wounds +1
Clouds.png The Airs of London 26-50
option ch. success rare failure
Help Mrs Gebrandt answer her correspondence

Be sympathetic

Fox.png 50 (Owl.png /2) x Jade.png Jade Fragment

1 x Vialblue.png F.F. Gebrandt's Tincture of Vigour

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarscandal.png +2
Help Mrs Gebrandt answer her correspondence

Be cruel to be kind

Fox.png 75 Fox.png Persuasive +?

10 x Vialblue.png F.F. Gebrandt's Tincture of Vigour

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarscandal.png +2
Help Mrs Gebrandt answer her correspondence

Take cold-blooded advantage

Owl.png 80 Sidebarshadowy.png +?

1 x Scrap2.png Whisper-Satin Scrap

1 x Scrap7.png Thirsty Bombazine Scrap

30 x Honey.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey

Sidebarshadowy.png +?

Sidebarsuspicion.png +2

Enjoy a theatrical entertainment

Suggest a children's puppet show

Cardfan.png 40% 1 x Silhouetteman.png Inkling of Identity

2 x Gossip.png Intriguing Snippet

2 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Scaryeye.png Tale of Terror!!

1 x Scaryeye.png Tale of Terror!!

2 x Appallingsecret.png Appalling Secret

1 x Silhouetteman.png Inkling of Identity

1 x Honeymazed.png Maniac's Prayer

4 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarnightmares.png +2

Enjoy a theatrical entertainment

Suggest a magic lantern show

Cardfan.png 60% Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares -2

10 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Sidebarnightmares.png +2

Sidebarmakingwaves.png -2

A long-lost love

Help to console the gentleman

Fox.png 30 Fox.png Persuasive +?

15 x Honey.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey

Quirkmagnanimous.png +3 (<10)

4 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

2 x Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue

Fox.png Persuasive +?

2 x Mountainglow.png Mystery of the Elder Continent

Quirkmagnanimous.png +3 (<10)

1 x Wake.png Memory of Distant Shores

3 x Appallingsecret.png Appalling Secret

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

2 x Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue

Fox.png +?

Quirkmelancholy.png +3 (<10)

Sidebarscandal.png +2

A long-lost love

Offer to help find the lady

Owl.png 30 Owl.png Watchful +?

Quirkmagnanimous.png +3 (<10)

10 x Amber.png Nodule of Deep Amber

7 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

2 x Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue

Owl.png Watchful +?

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

2 x Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue

Owl.png +?

Quirkmelancholy.png +3 (<10)

Buy a kiss from Sinning Jenny

Pay the asking price

100 x Honey.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey

Cardfan.png 60% 1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

-100 x Honey.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey

5 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Lips.png Stolen Kiss

4 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

-100 x Honey.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey

10 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Lips.png Stolen Kiss

Fox.png +?

Fox.png +1 (bonus)

Sidebarscandal.png +2

Honey.png -100

Buy a kiss from Sinning Jenny

Negotiate a little first

50 x Amber.png Nodule of Deep Amber

Fox.png 60 Fox.png Persuasive +?

-50 x Amber.png Nodule of Deep Amber

2 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

2 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

1 x Lips.png Stolen Kiss

Fox.png Persuasive +?

Sidebarwounds.png +2

Sidebarscandal.png +2

-50 x Amber.png Nodule of Deep Amber

1 x Adoration.png Masquing (<20)

Fox.png +?

Sidebarscandal.png +2

Clouds.png The Airs of London 51-75
Clouds.png The Airs of London 76-100

Results table 76-100

Menaces and quirks are abbreviated:

Sidebarsuspicion.png Suspicion Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares Sidebarwounds.png Wounds Sidebarunaccountablypeckish.png Unaccountably Peckish

Quirkhedonist.png Hedonist Quirkaustere.png Austere Quirkmelancholy.png Melancholy Quirksubtle.png Subtle

Other abbreviations: Roseyellow.png Fascinating...

option ch. success rare failure
Scandal and intrigue!

Send a romantic note

(30p)

Roseyellow.png Fascinating... 1

Ask a friend Roseyellow.png +10

1 x Adoration.png Masquing

Both receive:

3 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

Sidebarmakingwaves.png Making Waves +2 up to 20

Roseyellow.png +10

1 x Adoration.png Masquing

Scandal and intrigue!

Take the opportunity

(195p)

Owl.png 50 3 x Appallingsecret.png Appalling Secret

1 x Adoration.png Masquing

5 x Gossip.png Intriguing Snippet

2 x Silhouetteman.png Inkling of Identity

Sidebarsuspicion.png +1
Secure a table at Dante's Grill

Try your luck

(30p / 300p)

Cardfan.png 50% Quirkhedonist.png +3 (<10), Quirkaustere.png -3

Roseyellow.png +8 if >0

Sidebarunaccountablypeckish.png -2x, Sidebarnightmares.png -3

3 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

2 x Adoration.png Masquing

Quirkhedonist.png +3 (<10), Quirkaustere.png -3

Roseyellow.png +2 if >0

Sidebarunaccountablypeckish.png -2x, Sidebarnightmares.png -3

1 x Conversation.png Scrap of Incendiary Gossip

3 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

2 x Adoration.png Masquing

Roseyellow.png -10

Sidebarunaccountablypeckish.png +3x

Secure a table at Dante's Grill

Bribe the maître d'

2 FATE No reward information available for Fate-locked actions.
A face from the past

Don't remind yourself

(60-150p)

Bohogirl4.png A Finder of Heiresses 1

Auto Quirkmelancholy.png +1 (< 5)

1 x Fist.png Hard-Earned Lesson

Owl.png Watchful +3

6-15 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

2 x Adoration.png Masquing

A face from the past

An intriguing resemblance

(250p)

Bohogirl4.png A Finder of Heiresses 1

Auto Quirksubtle.png +1 (< 5), Quirkmelancholy.png +3 (< 10)

Owl.png Watchful +4

1 x Adoration.png Masquing

1 x Adoration.png Touching Love Story

Sweets to the sweet

Eat one

(10 / 1280p)

Cardfan.png 50% Sidebarunaccountablypeckish.png Sidebarwounds.png Sidebarnightmares.png all -2

5 x Honey.png Prisoner's Honey

2 x Adoration.png Masquing

Sidebarunaccountablypeckish.png Sidebarwounds.png Sidebarnightmares.png all -3

3 x Heart.png Romantic Notion

1 x Diamondred.png Magnificent Diamond

2 x Adoration.png Masquing

Sidebarunaccountablypeckish.png Sidebarwounds.png Sidebarnightmares.png all +2

1 x Adoration.png Masquing