Item Conversions

Some Items can be converted into others through actions, usually launched by clicking on the item in our inventory.

Beginning Item Converts to Conversion Rate Profit Requirements Additional Reward Rare Success
Academic
demetergreensmall.png Foxfire Candle Stub vialgreensmall.png Abominable Salts 100:10 0p whispered_secretsmall.png 20 x Whispered Secret
demetergreensmall.png Foxfire Candle Stub vialgreensmall.png Abominable Salts 1000:105 +50p
vialgreensmall.png Abominable Salts wakesmall.png Memory of Distant Shores 50:10 0p Society 2 crypticsecretsmall.png 20 x Cryptic Clue
vialgreensmall.png Abominable Salts wakesmall.png Memory of Distant Shores 500:105 +250p Society 2
wakesmall.png Memory of Distant Shores librarysmall.png Collated Research 50:10 0p Benthic 3 or unwelcome at the University 1 crypticsecretsmall.png 50 x Cryptic Clue
Cartography
shardsmall.png Glim mapsmall.png Map Scrap 100:10 0p whispered_secretsmall.png 30 x Whispered Secret
shardsmall.png Glim mapsmall.png Map Scrap 1000:105 +50p
mapsmall.png Map Scrap waves3small.png Zee-Ztory 50:10 0p The Docks 2
mapsmall.png Map Scrap waves3small.png Zee-Ztory 500:105 +250p
waves3small.png Zee-Ztory mapfragmentsmall.png Partial Map 50:10 0p The Docks 3
mapfragmentsmall.png Partial Map mapsmall.png Puzzling Map 25:5 0p The Docks 6
Giftsmall.png Collection of Curiosities mapsmall.png Puzzling Map* 1:5 +56.5E
Elder
jadesmall.png Jade Fragment idolsmall.png Relic of the Third City 100:10 0p
jadesmall.png Jade Fragment idolsmall.png Relic of the Third City 1000:105 +50p
idolsmall.png Relic of the Third City volcanosmall.png Mystery of the Elder Continent 50:10 0p The Tomb-Colonies 2 crypticsecretsmall.png 20 x Cryptic Clue
idolsmall.png Relic of the Third City volcanosmall.png Mystery of the Elder Continent 500:105 +250p
volcanosmall.png Mystery of the Elder Continent graffitihierosmall.png Presbyterate Passphrase 50:10 0p The Tomb-Colonies 3 crypticsecretsmall.png 50 x Cryptic Clue
graffitihierosmall.png Presbyterate Passphrase meteorssmall.png Antique Mystery 25:5 0p The Tomb-Colonies 6 crypticsecretsmall.png 100 x Cryptic Clue
meteorssmall.png Antique Mystery mountainglowsmall.png Primaeval Hint 7:1 -25E Benthic 5
Infernal
bottledsoulsmall.png Soul bottleredsmall.png Amanita Sherry 50:10 0p
bottledsoulsmall.png Soul bottleredsmall.png Amanita Sherry 500:100 0p
bottleredsmall.png Amanita Sherry bottledsoulbluesmall.png Brilliant Soul 50:10 0p Hell 2 whispered_secretsmall.png 40 x Whispered Secret
bottleredsmall.png Amanita Sherry bottledsoulbluesmall.png Brilliant Soul 500:105 +250p
bottledsoulbluesmall.png Brilliant Soul bottlegreensmall.png Muscaria Brandy 50:10 0p Hell 3
bottlegreensmall.png Muscaria Brandy flameringsmall.png Brass Ring 25:5 0p Hell 6
Influence
paperssmall.png Stolen Correspondence gossipsmall.png Intriguing Gossip 24:6 ??
paperssmall.png Stolen Correspondence gossipsmall.png Intriguing Gossip 200:53 ??
gossipsmall.png Intriguing Gossip papers3small.png Compromising Document 25:10 0p Great Game 2
gossipsmall.png Intriguing Gossip papers3small.png Compromising Document 250:105 +250p Great Game 2
papers3small.png Compromising Document lipssmall.png Stolen Kiss 50:10 0p Great Game 3
lipssmall.png Stolen Kiss baldmansmall.png Favours in High Places 25:5 0p Great Game 6
Luminosity
lamplighter_beeswaxsmall.png Lamplighter Beeswax beetlesmall.png Phosphorescent Scarab 100:10 0p
lamplighter_beeswaxsmall.png Lamplighter Beeswax beetlesmall.png Phosphorescent Scarab 1000:105 +50p
beetlesmall.png Phosphorescent Scarab mirrorsmall.png Memory of Light 50:10 0p Revolutionaries 2
beetlesmall.png Phosphorescent Scarab mirrorsmall.png Memory of Light 50:10 +250p
mirrorsmall.png Memory of Light candleblacksmall.png Mourning Candle 50:10 0p Revolutionaries 3
candleblacksmall.png Mourning Candle magnifyingglasssmall.png Patent Scrutinizer 25:5 +50p Revolutionaries 6
Skulleyelesssmall.png Eyeless Skull Cindersmall.png Ray-Drenched Cinder* 5:1 +162.5E Revolutionaries 6 conversationsmall.png 4 x Incendiary Gossip Enigmasmall.png 1 x Searing Enigma
Mysteries
whispered_secretsmall.png Whispered Secret crypticsecretsmall.png Cryptic Clue 500:200 -100p Watchful 10
crypticsecretsmall.png Cryptic Clue appallingsecretsmall.png Appalling Secret 50:7 +5p
crypticsecretsmall.png Cryptic Clue appallingsecretsmall.png Appalling Secret 500:70 +50p
appallingsecretsmall.png Appalling Secret booksmall.png A Journal of Infamy 33:10 +5p
appallingsecretsmall.png Appalling Secret booksmall.png A Journal of Infamy 333:105 +255p
appallingsecretsmall.png Appalling Secret scaryeyesmall.png Tale of Terror! 33:10 +5p
appallingsecretsmall.png Appalling Secret scaryeyesmall.png Tale of Terror! 333:105 +255p
booksmall.png A Journal of Infamy implicationsmall.png Extraordinary Implication 50:10 0p Benthic 3
scaryeyesmall.png Tale of Terror! implicationsmall.png Extraordinary Implication 50:10 0p Summerset 3
implicationsmall.png Extraordinary Implication bookredsmall.png Uncanny Incunabulum 25:5 0p Benthic 6
bookredsmall.png Uncanny Incunabulum Enigmasmall.png Searing Enigma* 25:1~6 -250E~+62.5E Benthic 10
Enigmasmall.png Searing Enigma Chambersoftheheartsmall.png Impossible Theorem* 49:1 -1499.9E
Nostalgia
honeysmall.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey heartsmall.png Romantic Notion 50:10 0p
honeysmall.png Drop of Prisoner's Honey heartsmall.png Romantic Notion 500:105 +50p
heartsmall.png Romantic Notion cloudssmall.png Vision of the Surface 50:10 0p
heartsmall.png Romantic Notion cloudssmall.png Vision of the Surface 500:105 +250p
cloudssmall.png Vision of the Surface adorationsmall.png Touching Love Story 50:10 0p Bohemian 3
adorationsmall.png Touching Love Story contractsmall.png Bazaar Permit 25:5 0p Bohemian 6 crypticsecretsmall.png 200 x Cryptic Clue
Rag Trade
silksmall.png Silk Scrap scrap3small.png Surface-Silk Scrap 100:10 0p
silksmall.png Silk Scrap scrap3small.png Surface-Silk Scrap 1000:105 +50p
scrap3small.png Surface-Silk Scrap scrap2small.png Whisper-Satin Scrap 50:10 0p Criminals 2
scrap3small.png Surface-Silk Scrap scrap2small.png Whisper-Satin Scrap 500:105 +250p
scrap2small.png Whisper-Satin Scrap scrap7small.png Thirsty Bombazine Scrap 50:10 0p Criminals 3
scrap7small.png Thirsty Bombazine Scrap scrap6small.png Puzzle-Damask 25:5 0p Criminals 6
Rumour
booksmall.png Proscribed Material silhouettemansmall.png Inkling of Identity 25:10 0p
booksmall.png Proscribed Material silhouettemansmall.png Inkling of Identity 250:105 +50p
silhouettemansmall.png Inkling of Identity conversationsmall.png Incendiary Gossip 50:10 0p Society 2 whispered_secretsmall.png 40 x Whispered Secret
silhouettemansmall.png Inkling of Identity conversationsmall.png Incendiary Gossip 500:105 +250p Society 2
conversationsmall.png Incendiary Gossip masksmall.png An Identity Uncovered! 50:10 0p Society 3
masksmall.png An Identity Uncovered! prisonsmall.png Blackmail Material 25:10 0p Society 6
Wild Words
waxjarsmall.png Primordial Shriek honeymazedsmall.png Maniac's Prayer 50:10 0p whispered_secretsmall.png 40 x Whispered Secret
waxjarsmall.png Primordial Shriek honeymazedsmall.png Maniac's Prayer 500:105 +50p
honeymazedsmall.png Maniac's Prayer scrawl1small.png Correspondence Plaque 50:10 0p a Scholar of the Correspondence 1
honeymazedsmall.png Maniac's Prayer scrawl1small.png Correspondence Plaque 500:105 +250p
scrawl1small.png Correspondence Plaque cloudssmall.png Aeolian Scream 50:10 0p Urchins 3
cloudssmall.png Aeolian Scream eyestormsmall.png Storm-Threnody 25:5 0p Urchins 6
Wines
bottleandglassredsmall.png Greyfields 1882 bottlemorelwayssmall.png Morelways 1872 50:10 0p
bottleandglassredsmall.png Greyfields 1882 bottlemorelwayssmall.png Morelways 1872 500:105 +50p
bottlemorelwayssmall.png Morelways 1872 bottlewillowsmall.png Strangling Willow Absinthe 50:10 0p The Church 2 crypticsecretsmall.png 20 x Cryptic Clue
bottlemorelwayssmall.png Morelways 1872 bottlewillowsmall.png Strangling Willow Absinthe 500:105 +250p
bottlewillowsmall.png Strangling Willow Absinthe bottlegiantsmall.png Broken Giant 1844 50:10 0p The Church 3
bottlegiantsmall.png Broken Giant 1844 wineglasssmall.png Cellar of Wine 25:5 0p The Church 6

*These items can't be converted via your inventory, but must be converted via a storylet elsewhere

The 50p item of each category converts into another category, at an exchange rate of 50:51. (One category, Mysteries, has two 50p items, Tale of Terror!! and A Journal of Infamy - so it appears twice in the below.) For example you can create Whisper-Satin Scrap (3rd item - Rag Trade category) with Strangling Willow Absinthe (3rd item - Wines category).

Conversion rates:

  • you can convert 1 Echo's worth of the Base Item into 1 Echo's worth of the 10p item (usually 100:10)
  • you can convert 10 Echoes' worth of the Base Item into 10.5 Echoes' worth of the 10p item (usually 1000:105), but no chance to get a lucky bonus
  • you can convert 5 Echoes' worth of the 10p item into 5 Echoes' worth of the 50p item (50:10)
  • you can convert 50 Echoes' worth of the 10p item into 52.5 Echoes' worth of the 50p item (usually 500:105), but no chance to get a lucky bonus.
  • you can convert 25 Echoes' worth of the 50p item into 25 Echoes' worth of the 250p item (50:10) (Converting to Collated Research is more expensive if you are Unwelcome at the University.)
  • you can convert 62.5 Echoes' worth of the 250p item into 62.5 Echoes' worth of the capstone item (25:5)

Wiki Note: Item conversion into Tier 6 and up is typically not possible. These items must usually be gained via other means.

Label Tier 1 (2p) Tier 2 (10p) Tier 3 (50p) Tier 4 (250p) Item Tier 5 (12.5E) Tier 6 (62.5 E) Tier 7 (312.5 E) Tier 8 (1562.6E)
Academic demetergreensmall.png
Foxfire Candle Stub (1p)
vialgreensmall.png
Abominable Salts
wakesmall.png
Memory of Distant Shores
librarysmall.png
Collated Research
(weird conversion rates)
Converts 50:51 to:
Infernal bottledsoulsmall.png
Soul
bottleredsmall.png
Amanita Sherry
bottledsoulbluesmall.png
Brilliant Soul
bottlegreensmall.png
Muscaria Brandy
Bottledsoulwhitesmall.png
Silent Soul
skullbrasssmall.png
Bright Brass Skull (60E)
bottledsoulbluesmall.png
Coruscating Soul
shipbigsmall.png
Reported Location of a One-Time Prince of Hell
Converts 50:51 to:
Mysteries crypticsecretsmall.png
Cryptic Clue
appallingsecretsmall.png
Appalling Secret (15p)
scaryeyesmall.png
Tale of Terror!
implicationsmall.png
Extraordinary Implication
bookredsmall.png
Uncanny Incunabulum
Enigmasmall.png
Searing Enigma
Surmisesmall.png
Dreadful Surmise
Chambersoftheheartsmall.png
Impossible Theorem
Converts 50:51 to:
Influence paperssmall.png
Stolen Correspondence (5p)
gossipsmall.png
Intriguing Gossip (20p)
papers3small.png
Compromising Document
lipssmall.png
Stolen Kiss
baldmansmall.png
Favours in High Places
Converts 50:51 to:
Luminosity lamplighter_beeswaxsmall.png
Lamplighter Beeswax (1p)
beetlesmall.png
Phosphorescent Scarab
mirrorsmall.png
Memory of Light
candleblacksmall.png
Mourning Candle
magnifyingglasssmall.png
Patent Scrutinizer
Skulleyelesssmall.png
Eyeless Skull (30E)
Cindersmall.png
Ray-Drenched Cinder
Converts 50:51 to:
Cartography shardsmall.png
Glim (1p)
mapsmall.png
Map Scrap
waves3small.png
Zee-Ztory
mapfragmentsmall.png
Partial Map
mapsmall.png
Puzzling Map
Giftsmall.png
Collection of Curiosities (6E*)
Converts 50:51 to:
Wines bottleandglassredsmall.png
Greyfields 1882
bottlemorelwayssmall.png
Morelways 1872
bottlewillowsmall.png
Strangling Willow Absinthe
bottlegiantsmall.png
Broken Giant 1844
wineglasssmall.png
Cellar of Wine
Bottlehorsesmall.png
Fourth City Airag:
Year of the Tortoise
Bazaartearssmall.png
Tears of the Bazaar
Bottlecrystalsmall.png
Master's Blood
Converts 50:51 to:
Rag Trade silksmall.png
Silk Scrap (1p)
scrap3small.png
Surface-Silk Scrap
scrap2small.png
Whisper-Satin Scrap
scrap7small.png
Thirsty Bombazine Scrap
scrap6small.png
Puzzle-Damask
Scrap4small.png
Parabola-Linen
Scrap1small.png
Scrap of Ivory Organza
Scrap5small.png
Veils-Velvet Scrap
Converts 50:51 to:
Mysteries crypticsecretsmall.png
Cryptic Clue
appallingsecretsmall.png
Appalling Secret (15p)
booksmall.png
A Journal of Infamy
implicationsmall.png
Extraordinary Implication
bookredsmall.png
Uncanny Incunabulum
Enigmasmall.png
Searing Enigma
Surmisesmall.png
Dreadful Surmise
Chambersoftheheartsmall.png
Impossible Theorem
Converts 50:51 to:
Wild Words waxjarsmall.png
Primordial Shriek
honeymazedsmall.png
Maniac's Prayer
scrawl1small.png
Correspondence Plaque
cloudssmall.png
Aeolian Scream
eyestormsmall.png
Storm-Threnody
Scaryeyesmall.png
Night-Whisper
Rockcorrespondencesmall.png
Starstone Demark
Blacksmall.png
Breath of the Void
Converts 50:51 to:
Nostalgia honeysmall.png
Drop of Prisoner's Honey
heartsmall.png
Romantic Notion
cloudssmall.png
Vision of the Surface
adorationsmall.png
Touching Love Story
contractsmall.png
Bazaar Permit
Converts 50:51 to:
Elder jadesmall.png
Jade Fragment (1p)
idolsmall.png
Relic of the Third City
volcanosmall.png
Mystery of the Elder Continent
graffitihierosmall.png
Presbyterate Passphrase
meteorssmall.png
Antique Mystery
mountainglowsmall.png
Primaeval Hint
mountainglowsmall.png
Elemental Secret
Converts 50:51 to:
Rumour booksmall.png
Proscribed Material (4p)
silhouettemansmall.png
Inkling of Identity
conversationsmall.png
Incendiary Gossip
masksmall.png
An Identity Uncovered!
prisonsmall.png
Blackmail Material
Bookdeadsmall.png
Diary of the Dead (60E)
Bookbluesmall.png
Intriguer's Compendium
Notesmall.png
Rumourmaster's Network
Non Convertible Categories
Contraband Furtivehandsmall.png
Surface Curency (3p)
Diamondsmall.png
Flawed Diamond (12p)
Diamondbluesmall.png
Ostentatious Diamond
London_Street_Signsmall.png
London Street Sign
Diamondredsmall.png
Magnificent Diamond
Scarydoorsmall.png
Rookery Password (60E)
Diamondpurplesmall.png
Fabulous Diamond
Boxredsmall.png
A Sealed Copy of the Crimson Book
Ratness Ratsstringsmall.png
Rat on a String (1p)
Ratthiefsmall.png
Venge-Rat Corpse
Rat2small.png
Baptised Rattus Faber Corpse
Ratofglorysmall.png
Rat of Glory**
Rubbery Ambersmall.png
Deep Amber (1p)


Fossilsmall.png
Unearthly Fossil
Amber_bluesmall.png
Trembling Amber
Amber_redsmall.png
Pulsating Amber
Amber_greensmall.png
Fecund Amber
Flukecoresmall.png
Fluke-Core

*Trades for 62.5 echoes of Puzzling Maps on the Tomb Colonies' connection card
**Can be turned into 1~7 Searing Enigmas (62.5~437.5 Echoes), the Rat of Glory seems to fit here.

Success and Rare Success:
Successes and Rare Successes will give you additional items on top of what you normally get, and follow rules as follows
Base item: Success gives ~30 pence, Rare Success gives one of the 250 pence items
~10 p item: Success gives ~40 pence, Rare Success gives one of the capstone items.
~50 p item: Success gives ~100 pence, Rare Success gives two capstone items
~250 p item: Success gives ~200 pence, Rare Success gives Connection Item

Specific information on what items are given by success and rare success for each conversion shall be added once we have more info.

Other Gains from Item Conversion

  • Convert Incendiary Gossip into Memories of Distant Shores: Making Waves increase (1-10 CP)
  • Convert Tales of Terror to Compromising Documents: Making Waves increase (1-10 CP)
  • Convert Zee-Ztories to Strangling Willow Absinthe: Making Waves increase (1-10 CP)
  • Convert Vison of the Surface to Mystery of Elder Continent: Making Waves increase (1-10 CP).

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