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From: Ambition: Light Fingers! 25

The carnival is a complex place and there are many places to hide for someone who does not wish to be found. The Star-gazing Roustabout is wary: stealth and subtlety are called for.

Challenge information

Broad, Cat Shadowy 67

  • 46 - very chancy (41%)
  • 57 - chancy (51%)
  • 69 - modest (61%)
  • 80 - very modest (71%)
  • 91 - low-risk (81%)
  • 102 - straightforward (91%)
  • 112 - straightforward (100%)


But there are no stars to gaze at

[…] the Star-gazing Roustabout […] starts as you approach[…]. He barely looks at you as you speak, straining his eyes upward. […] What has happened to this man? He can tell you about Poor Edward, he says. He'll meet you […] in Spite. Bring money.

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Not this time

No roustabout. Well, plenty of roustabouts and other carnie folk but no sign of the right roustabout. The carnies start pointing you out to each other. They can see you're up to something.