Intercept a piece of post

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From: Offices of the Tracklayer's Union: Balmoral Branch


Many documents pass through your station. A few are obviously suspicious.

Game Instructions: This will produce an Intercepted Document you can then decrypt if you have built a Cabinet Noir at Balmoral.

Locked with Intercepted Document


Challenge information

Broad, Shadowy 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%)

Success

A dead drop, detected

This was concealed underneath a floorboard in the rearmost passenger train. Was it meant to be hidden from you? Do they think you aren't aware of all every hollow and hiding space in your own train cars?
  • Sidebarshadowysmall.png Shadowy is increasing…
  • Envelopesmall.png You've intercepted the most interesting post from your train's baggage. (Sets Intercepted Document to 6 to 10)
Conclusion: Review vital intelligence or Review vital intelligence with blackmail potential


Failure

From the bottom of the post

You plucked out the most interesting envelope from this morning's post. Who knows what secrets it might contain?
  • Sidebarshadowysmall.png Shadowy is increasing…
  • Envelopesmall.png You've intercepted the most interesting post from your train's baggage. (Sets Intercepted Document to 2 to 4)
Conclusion: Call it a practice run