Propose an alliance

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From: The Devil and the Child

Action Cost: 3

Getting them to see the benefits will take time.

Game Instructions: This will use 3 actions but earn you Mysteries of the Elder Continent and Romantic Notions even if you fail.

Unlocked with Subtle 8

Challenge information

Broad, Persuasive 80

  • 55 - very chancy (41%)
  • 68 - chancy (51%)
  • 82 - modest (61%)
  • 95 - very modest (71%)
  • 108 - low-risk (81%)
  • 122 - straightforward (91%)
  • 134 - straightforward (100%)


They shake hands

[…] The urchin is under the devil's protection, now. He pays you in secrets overheard through a Bazaar window.

A child's innocent face and gift for detecting hypocrisy. A devil's mercy and clever tongue. […] Will any soul in London be safe?

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Trust isn't easily bought

It could be such a beautiful partnership. […] But the urchin doesn't trust the devil, and the devil wants the urchin's soul too fiercely.

[…] The urchin drops a secret he overheard on a black, nameless ship at the Docks. […]

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