Pictograph is an innovation introduced in the Kingdom Death: Monster core game.
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|Innovation Tier||Tier 2|
|Originally Released||Kingdom Death: Monster - Core Game (2015)|
Once paint is discovered as a medium, it isn't long before the survivors experiment with creating pictures of things important to them.
Possible gameplay spoilers below. If you want a purist experience then skip this info as it is not required and you will experience it through playing the game.
Pictograph is an innovation which allows the Run Away store event to be chosen at any time during the hunt or showdown phase.
In general, it's best not to have to run away, as you don't get any rewards. In such a punishing game as Kingdom Death, having to run away generally means that your campaign is going awry, but it is useful to have as an option for if luck does not go your way.
Pictograph in story events
This innovation appears in the following events: