Connected: The Great Game
The Great Game is played between the Bazaar's Masters, the surface cities, and other powers. Spies and assassins are their pawns.
10-19 — Pursuing
20-49 — Enmeshed
50-99 — Intriguing
100-149 — Manipulating
Raising Connected: The Great Game
The opportunity card for the Sulky Bat Companion will increase this on unlucky results.
Calling favors from The Great Game
Favors can be called in at: Wolfstack Docks
An elliptical conversation
A marvellous night. Of course they're all marvellous down here. It could become a little more marvellous, if you wish. No, I'm not propositioning you! Although, I suppose -
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Whispers from the Surface: The Great Game (Std)
For half a century, the agents of the Powers played their Great Game in central Asia. Now London is their tournament-ground.
Take a stroll around Tyrant's GardensMuch covert business is done on the little bridges and beside the leafless copse. You might learn something here. This will improve your Watchful. This will improve your Watchful.
[Unlocked with Watchful no more than 30]
[Unlocked with Connected: The Great Game 4]
Get some work done at Clathermont's tattoo parlourSomething small and unobtrusive. If you get the right one, spies will know you as one of their own. In intimate moments, at least. This will improve your Watchful.
[Unlocked with Watchful 31]
[Unlocked with Connected: The Great Game 10]
Learn more at the carnivalThe carnival is noisy, crowded and bright. Just the sort of cover one needs for a discussion of this week's fashions in spying. This will improve your Watchful.
[Unlocked with Watchful 71]
[Unlocked with Connected: The Great Game 20]
Solving a case: ask the spies of LondonIf anyone knows, it'll be them. And they're discreet. But information costs. Expensive, but effective.
[Unlocked with Connected: The Great Game 15]
[Unlocked with Engaged in a Case: the Other Wax-Work or the Crooked Bridge or the Copper Thumb or the Early Grave or the Man with the Mirrors or the Starving Poet or the Honey-Sipping Detective or the Absconding Devil]
Choose Watcher as your ProfessionBe subtle. Be silent. They also serve who only stand and watch. A Profession gives you a single unique item; in this case, a Revolting Disguise. You may only have one Profession at a time.
[Unlocked with Connected: The Great Game 25]
[Unlocked with a fine piece in the Game A Veteran Spy]
[Unlocked with Profession: None]