General NoteEdit

The entire faction connections system is being overhauled (one by one). The game is moving from a single Connection quality per faction into the dual qualities of Favours and Renown.

For more details see here and here

As such, the data in this guide is only for factions which have already gone through this change.

A list of factions already moved to Favours/Renown:


This guide lists the best repeatable methods in London for raising Favours for characters whose major qualities are 100 or more.

General MethodsEdit

Faction Opportunity CardsEdit

Each faction has its own Opportunity card which provides an option to gain 1 Favour.

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Opportunity cards associated with specific Factions.

Faction Card
Bohogirl1 Faction: Bohemians Showgirl The Demi-Monde: Bohemians
Manacles Faction: Criminals Hench2 The Alleys of London: the Criminals
Devil Faction: Hell Devil Burning Shadows: the Devils of London
Flames Faction: Revolutionaries Revolutionary Gunpowder and Zeal: the Revolutionaries
Rubberyman Faction: Rubbery Men Rubberyman Slime and Amber: the Rubbery Men
Salon3 Faction: Society Societywoman Park and Palace: Society
Clergy Faction: The Church Church Altars and alms-houses: the Church
Questionsmall Faction: Constables Copper Court and Cell: the Constables
Ship Faction: The Docks River By the River's Side: the Docks
Pawn Faction: The Great Game Spypaper Whispers from the Surface: The Great Game
Bandagedman Faction: Tomb-Colonies Tombcolonist Bandages and Dust: The Tomb-Colonies
Urchin Faction: Urchins Spite2 The Roof-Tops: Urchins

Connected Pet CardsEdit

Each faction (with the exception of Rubbery Men) has its own pet which provides an Opportunity card, with an option to gain 1 Favour. You can only have one Connected Pet at a time.

Pet Name Stats Favours Pet Card Reward
Dog2 Hungover Terrier Sidebarbizarre +1 Bizarre Bohogirl1 Bohemians Bottlewillow Heart 15 x
Lantern Inspired...
Parrotsmall Preening Macaw Sidebarbizarre +1 Bizarre Devil Hell Parrotsmall Conversation 3 x
Sidebarmakingwaves 1 CP
Tombraven Bandaged Raven Sidebarbizarre +1 Bizarre Bandagedman Tomb-Colonies Tombraven Sunset 3 x
Quirkmelancholy Melancholy
Kittensmall Grubby Kitten Sidebardreaded +1 Dreaded Urchin Urchins Kitten Scaryeyesmall 3 x
Ratsstring 20 x
Molesmall Subtle Mole Sidebardreaded +1 Dreaded Pawn The Great Game Mole Scrawl1 3 x
Wolfie Disappointing Marsh-Wolf Sidebardreaded +1 Dreaded Manacles Criminals Wolfie Scrap2 3 x
Houndsmall Maverick Bloodhound Sidebardreaded +1 Dreaded Constablebadge Constables Houndsmall Mountainglowsmall 1 x, Papers3 1 x, Bookpurple 1 x
Beetle Tell-Tale Beetle Sidebarrespectable +1 Respectable Clergy The Church Beetle Papers3 3 x
Raven Taciturn Mynah Sidebarrespectable +1 Respectable Ship The Docks Ravensmall Papers3 3 x
Slugsmall Racing Slug of Fine Pedigree Sidebarrespectable +1 Respectable Salon2 Society Slugsmall Bottlewillow 3 x
Tortoisesmall Partisan Messenger Tortoise Sidebarrespectable +1 Respectable Flames Revolutionaries Tortoise Papers3 3 x

Mrs Plenty's Carnival

If your Renown is less than 5, you can expend two actions and a Carnival Ticket to gain 3 CP and 1 Favour. This method can be used for all currently-converted factions.

The Big Top

  • Bohemian
  • The Church
  • Constables
  • Hell
  • Society
  • The Tomb-Colonies
  • The Widow

The Sideshows:

  • Criminals
  • The Docks
  • The Duchess
  • The Great Game
  • Revolutionaries
  • Rubbery Men
  • Urchins

Faction ItemsEdit

Favours can be purchased for FATE using Faction Items.

Raising Specific FavoursEdit

Note: The following list only includes some notable sources for each Favours type. For a full list, please click the relevant category link from the entries below.


The ChurchEdit



The DocksEdit

The Great GameEdit



Rubbery MenEdit




Renown RewardsEdit

Each faction has 3 items you can obtain, each unlocked at certain levels of Renown.

  • The items unlocked at Renown 10 cost 3 Favours to obtain, and are sourced from the relevant Faction Opportunity Card.
  • The items unlocked at Renown 25 cost 5 Favours to obtain, and are sourced from various mid-game areas.
  • The items unlocked at Renown 40 cost 7 Favours to obtain, and are sourced from various late-game areas or areas non-trivial to get to.

Faction Renown 10 (3 favours) Renown 25 (5 favours) Renown 40 (7 favours)
Bohemians Barrel Barrel with Leather Shoulder-Straps (card) Papers3 The DF (Mahogany Hall) Mirrormonster2 Oneiric Key (The Mirror-Marches)
Constables Cigar Bully Belvedere (card) Spypaper The Chap on the Corner (Flit) Swamphand The Place Where they Bury the Bodies (A boat trip)
Criminals Cardsinged Ace of Hats (card) Deportestration Defenestrating Boots (Flit) Puppet One Who Pulls the Strings (New Newgate Prison)
Hell Boneshard Diabolical Fascinator (card) Flames Hellish Hymn (The Shuttered Palace) Ginbottles Infernal Vinification Apparatus (The Iron Republic)
Revolutionaries Beartrap Implausible Beartrap (card) Notebook Language of Laces (Spite) Black Gleaming Buttons (A state of some confusion)
Rubbery Men Violin Amber Cello (card) Bell Rubbery Bellringer (The University) Stalagmite Location of an Underground Organ (Flute Street FATE)
Society Flamering Antique Ring Worth Killing For (card) Judge Unassuming Judge (The Shuttered Palace) Medal Most Humbling Expression of Her Majesty's Esteem (Port Carnelian)
The Church Papers Angelic Publication (card) Teethglass The Very Teeth of St George! (The Flit) Coral Beatific Stone (Corpsecage Island)
The Docks Stamp Ex-Privateer Charter Clerk (card) Crabclaw Chelatic Mitten (Wolfstack Docks) Mine Unexploded Mine (Unterzee)
The Great Game Newspaper A Subscription to the Gazette and a Whetted Pair of Scissors (card) Tattoo wheel The Seal of St Joshua (Wilmot's End) Tattoo chess The Great Game (The Mirror-Marches)
Tomb-Colonies Griswine Cup of Dustwine (card) Tombcolonistribbons Your Very Own Bandages! (Mahogany Hall) Keepermoth TC Newly-Born Frost-Moth (Tomb Colonies)
Urchins Feather A Feathered Bonnet (card) Spiderflorence Constant Cufflinks (Wolfstacks Docks) Stormlogo What Might Be A Thunderbolt (Mind of a Long-Dead God)
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