The fate of each round of an Expedition is decided by two warring Deities, each fighting to earn or steal the pot.
The Cosmic Deities
Titans fight above to guide the Sherpa's expedition. Untold riches are the reward for a successful search.
The Cosmic Bull guides the way, leading the Sherpa to glory.
The Cosmic Bear deceives, distracts, and creates false treasure.
If the Sherpa is successful in his search, the treasure is distributed to the Cosmic Bull. If not, it is stolen by the Cosmic Bear.
While Totems have a consistent chance of winning, Deities are different.
Each round of an Expedition the Deities change in strength (relative deity strength below), meaning each round of the Expedition has a different chance of the Cosmic Bull successfully guiding the Sherpa to riches.
Relative Deity Strength
Each round of an Expedition, the Deities either grow stronger or weaker comparatively. The stronger a Deity the higher the chance it wins the round of the expedition, as follows: