The Broad Unterzee

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Far calmer than any surface sea: black glass stretching to the fathomless depths […], glimmering with the light of false-stars. Beautiful in the way that only mirrors are, and deserts. Also positively stuffed with monsters and nine kinds of pirate.

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See Category:The Broad Unterzee for cards or storylets that are found in this place or location.

See Category:The Broad Unterzee Moves for actions that change player location to this location.


Unlocked with Put to Zee!

Main Quality: Dangerous

Neither the Bazaar nor any other market is accessible in this location.

Music: Undulata (Sunless Sea)


Deck

  • Card deck: Cards - The Broad Unterzee
  • The deck in this location is unlimited. You do not need to wait to draw a new card.
  • The hand size in this location is always 3, regardless of your Lodgings.
  • If you leave this location and come back later you will start with an empty hand.


Upon Unlock[edit]

A zee-voyage begins

Always a time of invigorating optimism!

Game Instructions: To reach your destination, raise Approaching Journey's End to 10. You don't need to choose your destination until then. Beware of the Troubled Waters quality...

Wiki note: You cannot trade items with the Bazaar, nor use items in this location.

Storylets[edit]

Locked with Approaching Journey's End 10[edit]

Storylet Branch Req. Odds Success Failure Average
Steam Boldly Extrapolate from the charts < 8 50% +7
+6
+5
+12
+6
+9
Make it up as you go < 10 30% +10
+9
+7
+18
+7.9
+15.3
Ignore the warning signs 8 30% +1
+6
-4
+6
-2.5
+6
Steam Prudently A cautious captain < 8 100% +14
+11
+2.8
+2.2

Unlocked with Approaching Journey's End 7[edit]

Unlocked with Approaching Journey's End 10[edit]

Unlocked with Making Progress in the Labyrinth of Tigers 16[edit]

Unlocked with Renown: The Docks 25 and no Unexploded Mine[edit]

Cards[edit]

Calm Seas - Locked with Troubled Waters 8[edit]

Lashing Waves - Unlocked with Troubled Waters 8-9[edit]

Fury of the Unterzee - Unlocked with Troubled Waters 10[edit]


Storylet Branch Req. Challenge Success Rare Success Failure Average
A Corvette of Her Majesty's Navy Exchange pleasantries via semaphore Suspicion 4- +3 

-2 

+3 

-2 

They're not slowing Suspicion 5+ 50% Luck +4 

+3 

+3 

+3 

+10 

+3.5 

+6.5 

+1.5 

A Mountain of the Unterzee 'Hard to port! Reverse engines!' 50% Luck +7 

+3 

+2 

+2 

+7 

+4.5 

+5 

+1 

A Wily Zailor Zail around the Pelagic Upheavals +6 

+4 

+6 

+4 

Skirt the Howling Shoals 4-5 An Experienced Zailor: +7 

+4 

+7 

+4 

Steam straight through the Beechey Currents 6+ An Experienced Zailor: +8 

+4 

+8 

+4 

"I'll be in my bunk." (8 FATE) 4+ An Experienced Zailor: ? ? ? ?
She's Going Down! Stop and rescue them -2 (min 2) 

-2 

+3 (max 10) 

-3 

-2 (min 2) 

-2 

+3 (max 10) 

-3 

Let the Unterzee have them +3 

+1 

+3 (max 10) 

-3 

+3 

+1 

+3 (max 10) 

-3 

The Clinging Coral Mass "Put your backs into it, lads!" 120  +3 

+2 

+3 

+3 

+2 

+4 

Grab a hammer yourself 120  +3 

+2 

+1 

+4 

The Killing Wind Outrun the storm front 50% Luck +7 

+4 

+1 

+8 

+4 

+6 

Make ready to dive Zubmarine +2 

-2~3 

Those engines don't sound healthy Offer to help out -2 

-2 

+3 (max 10) 

-3? 

Hoist the black flag +2 

+2 

+2 (max 10) 

-3 

+2 

(up to 300) 

Zailing in style Days of black and gold Majestic Pleasure Yacht +2 

+1 

+50 

+10 

Good weather for a Zee-Clipper Full speed ahead Swift Zee-Clipper +9 

+8 

Submerge Run deep, run quiet Zubmarine +2 

-4 

+5? (max 16) 

The Fleet of Truth Villainy! Embarking on a Voyage of Scientific Discovery 120  +2 

+2 

+5 

+5 

+5 

+2 

+4 

Storylet Branch Req. Challenge Success Rare Success Failure Average
Calm Seas: A Huge Terrible Beast of the Unterzee! Delicious, delicious lumps 120  +?  +1 

+2 

+1-3 

+1 

+1 (max 1) 

+?  +2 
Steam on by 1 +3  +3 
A Spit of Land Steam on by +3  +2 
Stop briefly at the island 50% Luck +3  -1  +2  +5  +2.5  +2 
A Steamer full of Passengers Steam past them +3  +2 
Invite them aboard for a party +2CP  +1 

+5 

-3CP 

+3CP (max 10) 

Calm Seas: Creaking from Above Glim-fall! 50% Luck +1  +3 

+1 

+50 x 

+1  +5 

+50 

Calm Seas: Fair Zailing Take advantage +6  +4 

+1 

Correspond with a Fellow Scholar 10  50 

50 

50 


+3  +2 

-6--2 

10 

10 

10