This will take work

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From: Hunt a spider-council

Can this be done? If so, it will take a huge effort.

Unlocked with The Hunt is On! 13

Challenge information

Narrow, The Hunt is On! 13 (50% base)

  • 13 - very chancy (50%)
  • 14 - chancy (60%)
  • 15 - modest (70%)
  • 16 - very modest (80%)
  • 17 - low-risk (90%)
  • 18 and above - straightforward (100%)


The greatest hunter?

[…] The blind men of the observatory are out in force […] "Defend the Tree!" one shouts. What?

[…] spider-council may match your men in legs, but it goes down under a flurry of blackjacks and knoblollies. Several of the men are fatally poisoned, […]

Description summary:
You can't get a cage into the tunnels under the docks, but you find out that the spider-council visits the Watchmaker's Hill observatory. You hire a company of men with cudgels, and interrupt the meeting between the spider-council and the blind men of the observatory. They are furious, but don't interfere. The spider-council ends up in a great iron cage, to be transported to the Labyrinth of Tigers. There is also payment.

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Redirects to: A letter from Mr Inch (when A Procurer of Savage Beasts reaches 5)


Two tons of chitin and legs

Brute force does not prevail. You make it out of the web-choked tunnels, but your assistants are not so fortunate. You will not […] forget the screams as their eyes were taken from their faces, or the gleeful cries of "Apples! Apples for the Tree!"

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