Fill the hold with traps

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From: Rats in the hold

You've dealt with much bigger vermin in your day.

Challenge information

Broad, Dangerous 100

  • 69 - very chancy (41%)
  • 85 - chancy (51%)
  • 102 - modest (61%)
  • 119 - very modest (71%)
  • 135 - low-risk (81%)
  • 152 - straightforward (91%)
  • 167 - straightforward (100%)

The difficulty is equal to your Zee Peril level. The above is the level for Home Waters.



The melodic sound of metal jaws snapping shut rings through the ship. Not long after, a ratty messenger comes to your cabin to ask for a truce, and to promise not to touch the food stores until they can abandon ship when you next make port.


Clever vermin

You order the crew to fill the ship's hold with traps. […] traps everywhere: inside sandwiches, in their trunks, on their cots, at one point even inside a sealed tin of jellied eels. Zailors with bruised fingers glare at you as you walk the ship.

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