Saruman The Grey

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Saruman The Grey is a random event.


In the event, you can make one of the following choices:

  • Move backwards: Saruman has orcs take you back 8-15 spaces.
  • Become incapacitated: You become Incapacitated.
  • Receive a Lesser Curse: Saruman casts a spell on you to give you a random Curse from the generic Lesser Curse-givers pool.


  • Choosing an option while Dead simply makes you leave the event.

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  • This event cannot occur.

Event Text[edit | edit source]

  • Upon encounter:
Saruman The Grey


You stand in front of Saruman the Grey.


'What is this magic? I was never the Grey. Never! You, mortal... you will pay for Gandalf's foolishness. Choose how you will suffer!'
[Move backwards]
[Become incapacitated]
[Receive a Lesser Curse]

Saruman the Grey? Let's use your Improbability Device on him!

Upon selecting [Become incapacitated]:

Incapacitation
Saruman whacks you on the head with his wooden staff.


'Foolish mortal! Your kind deserves no love from eternals!'

[Ouch!]

Upon selecting [Receive a Lesser Curse] without spell protection:

Lesser Curse
Saruman holds his wooden staff up in the air and shouts an incantation.


'Feel my power, human. Suffer damnation!'

You are cursed with Curse of Cold/Relativity/Resurrection/Riches.
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Upon selecting [Receive a Lesser Curse] with spell protection:

Lesser Curse
Saruman holds his wooden staff up in the air and shouts an incantation.


'Feel my power, human. Suffer damnation!'

However, you evade Saruman's Curse of Cold/Relativity/Resurrection/Riches with your Hallucination.

You quickly run away as Saruman shakes his staff at you in anger!
[Heh, nice!]

Upon using an Improbability Device:

Improbability Device
You use your Improbability Device on Saruman! Saruman the Grey suddenly fades away and becomes...
[Continue]

Selecting an option while Dead:

Dead
You died somehow. Saruman looks at your corpse with contempt.


[Continue]

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