The Forgotten Quarter

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A remnant of the Fourth City, which the Bazaar acquired five hundred years ago. Statues of warrior-kings line silent avenues. A fountain shaped like a silver tree stands before a ruined palace at its heart.

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

See Category:The Forgotten Quarter Moves for actions that change player location to this location.


Unlocked with Horsehead.png Route: The Forgotten Quarter
Temporary Unlock: A trip to the Forgotten Quarter or Take her to the Forgotten Quarter

Main Quality: Owl.png Watchful 60+

Music: Labyrinth of Tigers


Deck

  • Card deck: This location uses the main Fallen London deck.
  • This location forms part of the main Fallen London setting. All locations within the main setting share the same hand and deck. Moving between other locations of the main setting does not affect the hand or the deck size, with the exception of adding or removing location-specific cards to/from the deck.
  • The deck in this location is limited to 6 cards (or 10 cards for Exceptional Friends).
  • The hand size in this location is determined by your Lodgings.
  • If you leave this location and come back later you will start with all the cards that were in your hand when left, except the cards whose unlock requirements you no longer satisfy.


Regular storylets available at the Forgotten Quarter[edit]

Storylet Option Requirement Challenge Success Failure
Understanding the Correspondence A distinctly cautious approach Graffitihiero.png A Name in Seven Secret Alphabets 5-6 Owl.png Watchful 78 Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue x 39
A decidedly incautious approach Graffitihiero.png A Name in Seven Secret Alphabets 5-6
Correspondencestone.png Set of Correspondence Stones x 1
Owl.png Watchful 81 Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue x 40
Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares +1 CP
Appallingsecret.png Appalling Secret x 1
Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares +4 CP
Sidebarwounds.png Wounds +1 CP
A tour of the quarter The exploitation of knowledge Graffitihiero.png A Name in Seven Secret Alphabets 5 Owl.png Watchful 82 Jade.png Jade Fragment x 82
Rare success:
Diamond.png Flawed Diamond x 2
Jade.png Jade Fragment x 82
Sidebarscandal.png Scandal +1 CP
Call in favours in the Forgotten Quarter The dead men's chest Bandagedman.pngFavours: Tomb-Colonies Waxjar.png 210 Primordial Shriek
Bandagedman.png -1 Favours: Tomb-Colonies
A curious knot Rubberyman.pngFavours: Rubbery Men Amber.png 420 Nodule of Deep Amber
Rubberyman.png -1 Favours: Rubbery Men
A soothing sight Devil.pngFavours: Hell Nevercold brass.png 420 Nevercold Brass Sliver
Devil.png -1 Favours: Hell
Seeking Curios and Secrets in the Forgotten Quarter


Becoming an Archaeologist[edit]

See Forgotten Quarter Expeditions

Requirement: Not a Library.png A Scholar of the Correspondence

Storylet Option Requirement Challenge Success Failure
Gathering reliable staff Hire a university student Owl.png Watchful 66 - 76 Owl.png Watchful 67 Moonpearl.png Moon-Pearl x 66 Electionvirginia.png Hearing Rumours of Virginia's Progress +? CP
Hire a Clay Man Owl.png Watchful 66 - 76 Owl.png Watchful 67 Crypticsecret.png Cryptic Clue x 33 Gent4.png Hearing Rumours of Orthos' Progress +? CP
Relics! More relics! Go exploring on your own Owl.png Watchful 73
Papers4.png Archaeologist 1
Owl.png Watchful 76 Jade.png Jade Fragment x 76 Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares +? CP
Stay near your expedition Owl.png Watchful 73
Papers4.png Archaeologist 1
Owl.png Watchful 74 Horsehead.png Relic of the Fourth City x 14 Sidebarnightmares.png Nightmares +1 CP



A Scholar of the Correspondence[edit]

Requirement: Library.png A Scholar of the Correspondence


Storylet Option Requirement Challenge Success Failure
Reaping the academic benefits A public lecture Owl.png 87 Watchful Declaim.pngDubious Testimony
Sidebarsuspicion.png +1 Suspicion
Sidebarsuspicion.png +2 Suspicion
A few quiet seminars Masksatin.png Prisoner's Mask Owl.png 84 Watchful Book.png 21 Proscribed Material Sidebarnightmares.png +1 Nightmares
The Correspondence: more material Improvise a telescope Magnifyingglass.png Patent Scrutinizer Owl.png 81 Watchful Crypticsecret.png 40 Cryptic Clue Sidebarsuspicion.png +? Suspicion