The Crying of the Foxes

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VHS: The Crying of the Foxes
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General
Category
Entertainment
Encumbrance
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0.1
Effect
BoredomMoodle Icon Bored.png
-5 per line
Technical
Item ID
Base.VHS_Home
Media ID
RM_f48e1489-e08f-401f-8fef-e055c607e7ae

The Crying of the Foxes is a VHS providing some lore.

Overview

The Crying of the Foxes is a VHS regularly found in retail, and VHS stores such as Hit Vids!.

The player can reduce boredom by -5 for each line of dialog when in the vicinity of a television playing the VHS.

The tape includes a...

Transcript

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Person 1:

Fourteen victims. All found in churches with their eyes gouged out.
The hallmark of Elizabeth Popper... except she's in prison, for life.
<bzzt>

Person 2:

Miss Popper, I'm Special Agent Kerry Jones...

Person 3:

Missus Popper, please. I like to think of myself as being married...
...even though I ate my husband's eyes with a can of beans and a nice beer.

Person 2:

Mrs. Popper. You know why I'm here. There has been as series of...

Person 3:

Cherry, with a hint of lime.

Person 2:

I'm sorry?

Person 3:

The fizzy pop you just drank. Sweet on the surface, bitterness beneath.

Person 2:

Mrs. Popper, we need your help to find...

Person 3:

You think this killer is one of my students. My students would never be so sloppy.

Person 2:

Sloppy? All the crime scenes have been completely...

Person 3:

I'm talking about art. Display. And this killer has been... subpar.
<bzzt>

Person 1:

She has you right where she wants you. She's inside your head.

Person 2:

That's not true. We've nearly caught the killer.
<bzzt>
*alarm blaring* <screams>

Person 3:

There is art... in eye popping.
<bzzt>
Agent Jones. I heard you received a medal for capturing the killer.
I think often of your story about the crying of the foxes.
I hope they're sleeping well now.
*phone beeps*

Back cover

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A serial killer on the loose. A rookie FBI agent. And the imprisoned cannibal who she must turn to for help. The award winning Harley Darren stars as Special Agent Kerry Jones, with Caroline Unwin as the frightening Elizabeth Popper AKA "The Eyepopper". 1989. Rated R for violence, horror themes.

Distribution

The loot distributions can be found in the table(s) below.

VHS_Retail distribution Show / Hide
Effective chance calculations are based off of default loot settings, and median zombie density. The higher the density of zombies in an area, the higher the effective chance of an item spawning. Chance is also influenced by the lucky and unlucky traits.
Containers
Building/Room Container Effective chance
bedroom crate 1.01%
bedroom crate 23.28%
bedroom crate 41.14%
bedroom crate 76.55%
closet crate 1.01%
closet crate 3.98%
closet crate 23.28%
closet crate 41.14%
closet crate 76.55%
conveniencestore shelves 23.28%
conveniencestore shelves 41.14%
conveniencestore shelves 76.55%
cornerstore shelves 23.28%
cornerstore shelves 41.14%
cornerstore shelves 76.55%
fossoil shelves 23.28%
fossoil shelves 41.14%
fossoil shelves 76.55%
garagestorage crate 1.01%
garagestorage crate 3.98%
garagestorage crate 23.28%
garagestorage crate 41.14%
garagestorage crate 76.55%
gasstore shelves 23.28%
gasstore shelves 41.14%
gasstore shelves 76.55%
generalstore shelves 23.28%
generalstore shelves 41.14%
generalstore shelves 76.55%
livingroom crate 23.28%
livingroom crate 41.14%
livingroom crate 76.55%
livingroom shelves 23.28%
livingroom wardrobe 3.98%
movierental clothingrack 23.28%
movierental clothingrack 41.14%
movierental clothingrack 76.55%
movierental crate 23.28%
movierental crate 41.14%
movierental crate 76.55%
movierental metal_shelves 23.28%
movierental metal_shelves 41.14%
movierental metal_shelves 76.55%
movierental shelves 23.28%
movierental shelves 41.14%
movierental shelves 76.55%
pawnshop crate 23.28%
pawnshop crate 41.14%
pawnshop crate 76.55%
pawnshop shelves 23.28%
pawnshop shelves 41.14%
pawnshop shelves 76.55%
pawnshopoffice crate 23.28%
pawnshopoffice crate 41.14%
pawnshopoffice crate 76.55%
pawnshopstorage crate 23.28%
pawnshopstorage crate 41.14%
pawnshopstorage crate 76.55%
pawnshopstorage metal_shelves 23.28%
pawnshopstorage metal_shelves 41.14%
pawnshopstorage metal_shelves 76.55%
storageunit crate 1.01%
storageunit crate 3.98%
storageunit crate 23.28%
storageunit crate 41.14%
storageunit crate 76.55%
storageunit metal_shelves 1.01%
storageunit metal_shelves 23.28%
storageunit metal_shelves 41.14%
storageunit metal_shelves 76.55%
zippeestore shelves 23.28%
zippeestore shelves 41.14%
zippeestore shelves 76.55%

Code

Code icon.png Code snippet! This section contains source code from Project ZomboidShow / Hide

Source: ProjectZomboid\media\scripts\newitems.txt

Retrieved: Build 41.78.16
item VHS_Home
    {
        DisplayCategory = Entertainment,
        Type				= Normal,
        DisplayName			= VHS-Home,
        Icon				= Cassette3,
        Weight				= 0.1,
        MediaCategory       = Home-VHS,
        WorldStaticModel = VHSBox3,
    }

See also