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The Man who Stole the Sun
SS boxwhitegaz.png
Category Random Event
Type Zee
Linked to SS boxwhitesmall.png Sunlight-Filled Mirrorcatch Box
Data ID 181040

The Man who Stole the Sun is a Sunless Sea Random Event.

It has a chance of 1% to come up.

Trigger conditions[]

The Man who Stole the Sun is triggered at zee if you have the following:

Event description[]

This miscreant found his way into the cargo hold and opened a Mirrorcatch Box! The box is empty, now. He looks down at his feet. “Sorry, captain. It was so shiny.”


Actions Requirements Effects Notes
Throw him in the brig

Make an example of him.

Just desserts

You won't get your sunlight back, but at least you've shown who's in charge.

Let him off with a warning

It is very shiny.

Delighted gratitude

The sunlight-stealer is greatly relieved, but discipline will suffer. Your crew are not impressed.

Rare event (21%)
Gratitude... and curses

The sunlight-stealer is greatly relieved, but discipline will suffer. Your crew are not impressed. Just how unimpressed, you discover when you find a cursing-mark on the corridor wall opposite your cabin. Zailors have a keen sense of justice.

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