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From: The Means to Knowledge

Action Cost: 3

They're fools for clinging to any one method. And you'll show them why.

Game Instructions: If successful, this will ensure you're no longer associated with any particular philosophy of thought.

Unlocked with Quirkdaring Daring 4, Conversation 2 x Scrap of Incendiary Gossip, Fog Identified with a Philosophy: [The Legacy of the Anchoress, The Unconfined, or The Implacable Method]

Challenge information

Broad, Owl Watchful 50

  • 35 - very chancy (41%)
  • 43 - chancy (51%)
  • 51 - modest (61%)
  • 60 - very modest (71%)
  • 68 - low-risk (81%)
  • 76 - straightforward (91%)
  • 84 - straightforward (100%)


The savagery of academia

A minor print-war ensues [...] The casualties are your ties to your former philosophy, the egos of a dozen braying intellectuals, and a young academic whose fury-induced psychosis ended in his swift conveyance to the Royal Bethlehem.

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