Investigating (Guide)

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For investigating while in Polythreme, see Polythreme (Guide) instead

This is a reoccurring progress quality that is used for several endeavours and is interchangable:


Opportunity Cards and other opportunities[edit]


Note that investigating must be 18 to Complete your acquaintance with the Melancholy Curate. Or his Enigmatic Sister.

The Tricks of the Courier's Trade[edit]

Unlocked with Mask.png A Name Whispered in Darkness 6 in Flit.png The Flit

Option Difficulty Success Rare Success Failure
Spy on the couriers Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 85 Follow.png +2 Investigating... Follow.png +2 Investigating...

Mirrordark.png +1 Embroiled in the Wars of Illusion

Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion
Spy on those who supply them Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 90 Follow.png +3 Investigating... Follow.png +3 Investigating...

Mirrordark.png +1 Embroiled in the Wars of Illusion

Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion

Follow.png -1 Investigating...

Spy on the Topsy King's court Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 95 Follow.png +3 Investigating... Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion
Deploy your suspicious Iguana Cardfan.png Luck 70 Follow.png +2 Investigating... Follow.png +2 Investigating...

Mirrordark.png +? Embroiled in the Wars of Illusion

Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion


Option Requirement Challenge Success Rare Success Failure

Raid a Message-drop

Follow.png Investigating... 5

4 Crypticsecret.png 270 Cryptic Clue Crypticsecret.png 270 Cryptic Clue

Mirrordark.png +1 Embroiled in the Wars of Illusion

Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion

Follow.png -5 Investigating...

More than just messages

Follow.png Investigating... 5

4 Red gold.png 540 Piece of Rostygold Demetergreen.png 540 Foxfire Candle Stub

Tablet.png 10 Relic of the Second City
Lizard.pngReprehensible Lizard

Follow.png -5 Investigating...

Dropping the eaves

Follow.png Investigating... 5
Trail.png Seeking... 5

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 85 Crypticsecret.png 536 Cryptic Clue Crypticsecret.png 540 Cryptic Clue

Mirrordark.png +2 Embroiled in the Wars of Illusion

Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion

Follow.png -5 Investigating...
Trail.png -5 Seeking...

Follow up a tip-off Greycat.png Making Use of Cats 5

Follow.png Investigating... 5

Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 85 Crypticsecret.png 540 Cryptic Clue Crypticsecret.png 540 Cryptic Clue

Mirrordark.png +3 Embroiled in the Wars of Illusion

Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion

Greycat.png -5 Making Use of Cats
Follow.png -5 Investigating...

Convoluted like a weasel Allows you to advance A Name Whispered in Darkness to 7 with Bat.png Making Use of Bats, Greycat.png Making Use of Cats, Follow.png Investigating... and Mask.png Casing... 5