In the event, you can make one of the following choices:
- Move backwards: Saruman has Uruk-hai take you back 18-26 spaces.
- Lose 1 Speed: You lose 1 permanent Speed.
- Die: You die.
- Receive a Greater Curse: Saruman casts the Cursed Wounds spell on you.
- If you have an Improbability Device, it can be used instead of making one of the above choices to change this event into Saruman Of Many Colors, in which Saruman will do 3 random things from the following list to all players besides you:
- Incapacitate them.
- Give them 6 turns of Temporarily Silenced.
- Knock them back 12-17(?) spaces. All affected players move the same amount of spaces back.
- Give them a random Disease from the generic Disease-givers pool. (All affected players get the same Disease.)
- Give 3 random items in their inventory the Ethereal enchantment.
- Give them 1 turn of Fire.
Event Text[edit | edit source]
- Upon encounter:
- Upon selecting [Move backwards]:
March Forth, Uruk-hai! Saruman orders his army of elite Uruk-hai to drag you back 18-26 spaces.
'March forth, Uruk-hai! Get this mortal out of my sight!'
- Upon selecting [Lose 1 Speed]:
The Minus One Speed Saruman shackles your spirit. You feel... slower...
'The progress of man is tiresome. You do not achieve greatness. You never will.'
- Upon selecting [Die]:
Death Saruman holds his ivory staff up in the air. You feel your soul slipping out of your body.
'Mortality is weakness. Your kind will be wiped from this earth.'
Upon using an Improbability Device:
Improbability Device You use your Improbability Device on Saruman! Saruman the White suddenly fades away and becomes...
If continuing from Improbability Device in a game with other people:
If continuing from Improbability Device in a single-player game:
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Flower Power Saruman The White
Saruman the Sexy The White
Flower Power Saruman Of Many Colors
Saruman the Sexy Of Many Colors