Patrol the river's edge until you see it - then shoot!

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From: Track down a rat of exceptional size and cunning

Estimates of its size vary. 'The size of a barrel.' 'The size of a donkey.' 'Big as a spider-council!' (A what?) But they all agree it's big. It can't be hard to spot.

Challenge information

Broad, Dangerous 15

  • 11 - very chancy (44%)
  • 13 - chancy (52%)
  • 16 - modest (64%)
  • 18 - very modest (72%)
  • 21 - low-risk (84%)
  • 23 - straightforward (92%)
  • 25 - straightforward (100%)


You're sure you got it!

A trail of blood mingles with the sticky mud of the Stolen River's shores. You must have hurt it. But it's made off into the night.



Or so you think. It's hard to be sure in the clinging moonless darkness. Certainly the rat is gone.