Four of Smiths: Artifice
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One of his eyes seem huge, magnified by the loupe he wears to twist and knot the wires into place. What is he crafting? He only grunts by way of answer.
Unlocked with Accomplice: Priest of Smiths
Card drawn in The Alleyways of London
Occurs with Standard Frequency
Can not be discarded except by effects clearing your hand.
Options:
Let him work
- Spoiler
Success
A single piece
- You now have 1 x Ace of Knights
- 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)
Direct his attentions to the target at hand
- Spoiler Unlocked with Poisonous Preparation 2
Challenge information
Broad, Dangerous 200 || 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
- 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
- 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)