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From: Ambition: Light Fingers! Navigating the labyrinth

What's the worst that could happen? Hmmm. Maybe one should not dwell on that. Look at it this way instead: what's the best that could happen?

Unlocked with Demetergreen 50 x Foxfire Candle Stub

Challenge information

A matter of luck: The odds are strongly against you here (success chance: 20-30%)


'Have you seen the clouds?'

[…] a woman steps from the darkness […] 'Have you seen the clouds?' she asks. 'I miss them so much. Please, can you tell me where they are?' She seems sane and calm, but her eyes are raw with old tears. You […] move deeper into the labyrinth.

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Success Instructions: Raise your Ambition: Light Fingers to 40 to continue.


Darkness Visible

A few strides down this path, your candle splutters and dies. You pull out another, but the darkness consumes it in under a minute. The further you explore the less effective your candles become. Eventually, they won't light at all. You are lost.