Opening salvoes: the pipes, the pipes

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From: A Bad Case of Rattus Faber

Breaking the enemy's resolve is far more effective than breaking their bodies. And you know of some prodigiously talentless bagpipers...

Game Instructions: This may lower your Troubled by Vermin, but will not harm the rats, except emotionally.

Unlocked with Troubled by Vermin 36 - 49, The Airs of London 0 - 40, 10 x Piece of Rostygold

Challenge information

Broad, Dangerous 30

  • 21 - very chancy (42%)
  • 26 - chancy (52%)
  • 31 - modest (62%)
  • 36 - very modest (72%)
  • 41 - low-risk (82%)
  • 46 - straightforward (92%)
  • 50 - straightforward (100%)


A perfectly awful racket!

Daffy McPhee and his band possess […] boundless enthusiasm, bottomless lungs, and absolutely no discretion or skill whatsoever. They are perfect.

Your neighbours hate you. Every dog in the city hates you. But, most importantly, the rats hate you […]

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An awfully imperfect racket!

It only takes a handful of rostygold to get Daffy McPhee and his bagpipers playing […] day and night […]

Your will breaks before the rats'. […] Daffy and his band, however, are proud professionals, and insist on playing for their full allotted time.

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