Move in for the kill

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From: Jack-of-Smiles has expanded his interests

Night after night you've faced him in the darkness. Each time a bullet's struck home, he's grown weaker. Time to end it.

Unlocked with Running Battle... 5

Challenge information

Narrow, Running Battle... 6

  • 5 - very chancy (50%)
  • 6 - chancy (60%)
  • 7 - modest (70%)
  • 8 - very modest (80%)
  • 9 - low-risk (90%)
  • 10 and above - straightforward (100%)


In pieces

Jack-of-Smiles - this Jack-of-Smiles - is a Clay Man! An Unfinished One, presumably. It's hard to tell. You've broken him into enough pieces that his corpse will have to be swept up, not dragged off. A grateful constabulary rewards you well.


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Damn it!

He was dissembling! Feigning serious injury! You nearly had him, and then he raised one great clay arm and smashed you to the ground...

Clay. Yes. This Smiles is a Clay Man. An Unfinished Man doing the work of Smiles? Or Smiles wearing clay […]

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