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Though it is approximately the size and heft of a human infant, this shiny black device's shape is more akin to a fetus torn early from the womb. Its surface is slick and warm, with a pale pulse breathing somewhere underneath its pitch-black skin. At the end of its tail is an orifice studded with hooked teeth, eternally questing for an anchor point that it never finds.
The is a unique item that is integral to the Fraying Favorites quest.
The repulsive device can only be found within the Folk Catacombs level of the , held by . k-Goninon must either be killed or traded with to obtain the device.
The repulsive device does nothing on its own; its only intended function is to be given to either , , , or . This will result in the player being given , , , or , respectively.
The repulsive device is notable for being one of the few items unable to be replicated using . It will, however, be duplicated in the inventory of cryogenic clones of the player found randomly underground, as long as it's in the player's inventory when the clone is generated.