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From: Old Downy

When you're halfway up, the stair begins to twitch. You brace yourself.

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Challenge information

Broad, Owl Watchful 160

  • 110 - very chancy (41%)
  • 136 - chancy (51%)
  • 163 - modest (61%)
  • 190 - very modest (71%)
  • 216 - low-risk (81%)
  • 243 - straightforward (91%)
  • 267 - straightforward (100%)


The final door

The stairway spasms, strenuously, like a cat's throat trying to disgorge an overambitious gobbet of mouse. When it tires, you take the steps four at a time. At their top stands a door. Behind it, several voices are talking at once.

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Plaster cracks, sloughing from the walls like flakes of dead skin. The ceiling buckles. Dust pours. You fall backwards, tossed and battered. The steps grind as fiercely as the molars of a giant.

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