The Temptations of Power
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Unlocked with Hour before the Deadline exactly 2
Storylet appears in Doubt Street
Options:
Honest, no matter what
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Success
Standing true
- Scandal is dropping… (-1 CP)
- Steadfast is increasing… (+3 CP, up to level 10)
- You've gained 3 x Meritorious Copy (if at least 1)
- You've gained 3 x Salacious Copy (if at least 1)
- You've gained 3 x Outlandish Copy (if at least 1)
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
Employ a little theatrical accountancy
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Challenge information
Broad, Shadowy 130 || 89 - very chancy (41%) || 111 - chancy (51%) || 133 - modest (61%) || 154 - very modest (71%) || 176 - low-risk (81%) || 198 - straightforward (91%) || 217 - straightforward (100%)
Success
The near-perfect crime
- Shadowy is increasing…
- You've lost 3 x Meritorious Copy
- You've lost 3 x Outlandish Copy
- You've lost 3 x Salacious Copy
- You've gained 500 x Piece of Rostygold
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
Failure
Well, d__n
- Shadowy is increasing…
- Scandal is increasing… (+3 CP)
- Suspicion is increasing… (+3 CP)
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
Dishonest outrage
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Challenge information
Broad, Shadowy 130 || 89 - very chancy (41%) || 111 - chancy (51%) || 133 - modest (61%) || 154 - very modest (71%) || 176 - low-risk (81%) || 198 - straightforward (91%) || 217 - straightforward (100%)
Success
Disgusted of Hollow Street writes...
- Shadowy is increasing…
- You've gained 12 x Meritorious Copy
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
Failure
Reasoned indifference
- Shadowy is increasing…
- You've lost 6 x Meritorious Copy
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
The interception of scandal
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Challenge information
Broad, Shadowy 130 || 89 - very chancy (41%) || 111 - chancy (51%) || 133 - modest (61%) || 154 - very modest (71%) || 176 - low-risk (81%) || 198 - straightforward (91%) || 217 - straightforward (100%)
Success
Waving your net frantically
- Shadowy is increasing…
- You've gained 12 x Salacious Copy
- You've gained 2 x Sulky Bat
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
Failure
No bats around the belfry
- Shadowy is increasing…
- You've lost 6 x Salacious Copy
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
Do you have insufficient balderdash?
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Challenge information
Broad, Shadowy 130 || 89 - very chancy (41%) || 111 - chancy (51%) || 133 - modest (61%) || 154 - very modest (71%) || 176 - low-risk (81%) || 198 - straightforward (91%) || 217 - straightforward (100%)
Success
Bashing it out
- Shadowy is increasing…
- You've gained 12 x Outlandish Copy
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline
Failure
Have you heard this before?
- Shadowy is increasing…
- You've lost 6 x Outlandish Copy
- You now have 1 x Hour before the Deadline