Intimidate the rumourmongers

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From: Attend to your reputation

It is unwise to besmirch your name.

Game Instructions: Success will reduce your scandal.

Challenge information

Narrow, Dreaded 2 (50% base)

  • 0 - high-risk (30%)
  • 1 - tough (40%)
  • 2 - very chancy (50%)
  • 3 - chancy (60%)
  • 4 - modest (70%)
  • 5 - very modest (80%)
  • 6 - low-risk (90%)
  • 7 and above - straightforward (100%)


Who said that?

[…] Everyone realises they simply misunderstood what they saw; an understandable mistake, since advertising is inherently tawdry. The nervous consensus is that you are one of the few upstanding characters in the industry.

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Irresistible gossip

The fear you command is no match for the plausibility of the rumours, or at least for how exciting they are to spread.