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Potionomics – Romance Guide

Quinn – Ingredient Vendor (They/Them)

Species: Human Non-Binary
Favourite Gifts: Slime & Bugs
Disliked Gifts: Fruit & Gems
Unlocks: After Day 1

Quinn is a travelling vendor of potion ingredients, she runs the island’s main ingredient store, alongside their pet mimic Boxer. They can come across as a little mean-spirited, though their services are invaluable to budding potions witches.

Flirtatious Options

  • Rank 1 – “Excited to get to know you”.
  • Rank 2 – “We’re in this together, then”.
  • Rank 3 – “It’s sort of romantic”.
  • Rank 4 – “You’re cute when you’re woozy”.
  • Rank 5 – “You wanted to get me alone, huh?”.
  • Rank 6 – “I like seeing this side of you”.
  • Rank 7 – “You’re getting sweet on me”.

Relationship Rewards

1Plant the Seed1Apply “Plant the Seed” for 3 turns.Plant the Seed Customer debuff – Raises interest by 8 at start of customer’s turn.
2Press the Attack1Raise interest by 5. Draw a card.
3Shock Factor2Raise interest by 10. Apply “Shocked” for 2 turns. If Opener: Raise interest by 17 instead.Shocked Customer Buff – Reduces all interest gained by 25%.
4Coupon: Decrease the cost of ingredients by 10%
5Pressure1Draw 3 cards. Discard any of the 3 that do not raise interest.
6Fuel to the Fire2Apply “Fuel to the Fire” for 5 turns.Fuel to the Fire Customer Debuff – Doubles the interest applied by buffs and debuffs.
7Compound Interest1Apply “Compound Interest” for 4 turns.Compound Interest Customer Debuff – Raises interest by 4 at start of the customer’s turn. Value double every turn.
8Coupon: Decrease the cost of ingredients by 20%
9HustleCloserRaise interest by 8. Close sale. If interest is maxed by this card, increase final price of potion by 15%.
10Take It or Leave ItCloserRaise interest to the next level. Effect ignores customer shield. Close sale.Required Custom Order: Superior Sight Enhancer, Superior Mana Potion

Roxanne – Con Artist (She/Her)

Species: Demon Female
Favourite Gifts: Mana, Minerals & Gems
Disliked Gifts: Flowers & Fish
Unlocks: After defeating her in her Potion Contest

Roxanne is the first Rival that you’ll meet in the town. She is also a potion seller and is determined to prove to everyone that her stocks are better than yours. But after some not-so-friendly competition, she eventually becomes a valuable friend with some useful services.

Flirtatious Options

  • Rank 1 – “Your magnetic personality?”.
  • Rank 2 – “You’ve won me over, hottie”.
  • Rank 3 – “I don’t want you to leave”.
  • Rank 4 – “Responsibility looks good on you”.
  • Rank 5 – “Let me know if your nights get lonely”.
  • Rank 6 – “You’re every bit as good as advertised”.
  • Rank 7 – “And no one to interrupt us…”.

Relationship Rewards

1Sleight of HandCloserRaise interest by 10. Apply “Distracted” for 1 turn.Distracted Customer Debuff – Masks the potion’s bad traitsNote: Closes sale when used
2Flattery2Apply “Charmed” for 1 turn.Charmed Customer Debuff – Temporarily increases price of potion by 15%.
3Disarm0Remove customer’s shield.
420% Coupon
5Pander2Raise interest by 24. Apply “Self-Hatred” for 2 turns.Self-Hatred Sylvia Debuff – Increases stress by 3 at start of Sylvia’s turn
6Emotional Minefield1Apply “Emotional Minefield” for 1 turn.Emotional Minefield Sylvia Buff – If the customer complains, applies “Sympathy” for the following turn and raises interest by 10.Sympathy Customer Debuff – Increases all interest gained by 25%.
7Chapstick2Apply “Confident” for 2 turns. If Opener: Apply for 3 turns instead.Confident Sylvia Buff – Increases all interest applied by 50%
840% Coupon
9Magnetism3Raise interest by 15. Apply “Charmed” for 2 turns.Charmed Customer Debuff – Temporarily increases price of potion by 15%.
10Mass MisdirectionCloserRaise interest by 18. Apply “Mass Misdirection.” Close sale.Mass Misdirection Customer Debuff – Masks all potion debuffs and bad traitsRequired Custom Order: Superior Curse Cure, Superior Radiation Tonic

Saffron – Carpenter (She/Her)

Species: Faun Feminine
Favourite Gifts: Plants & Slime
Disliked Gifts: Gems
Unlocks: After Day 7

Saffron is a Fey Carpenter that lives on the edge of Rafta’s Enchanted Forest. She possesses horns that poke out through her brimmed hat. If you need shop upgrades, then Saffron’s the person you need. Away from the hustle and bustle of the mainland, she spends her time building increasingly larger projects.

Flirtatious Options

  • Rank 1 – “You’re cute, too“.
  • Rank 2 – “The feeling’s very mutual”.
  • Rank 3 – “You’re the nicest sight around”.
  • Rank 4 – “It’s kind of hot”.
  • Rank 5 – “It’s more romantic than the forest”.
  • Rank 6 – “You’re a vision of grace”.
  • Rank 7 – “I like making you smile”.

Relationship Rewards

1Meditate1Decrease stress by 2.
2Guided Thought1Raise interest by 5.Decrease stress by 1.
3Casual Conversation2Raise interest by 1 for every current point of patience.
4Coupon: Decreases the cost of Shop Upgrades and Fuel by 10%
5Deep Connection0Increase patience by 4. Can only be played if you have no other cards in your hand.
6Mindfulness0Discard a Stress Card from your hand.
7Regulated Breathing1Reduce stress by 1 at start of each turn. Lasts until the end of the current haggling session. Stacks.Regulated Breathing Sylvia Buff – Decreases stress by 1 at start of Sylvia’s turn.
8Coupon: Decreases the cost of Shop Upgrades and Fuel by 20%
9Serenity of Mind2Draw 5 cards. Can only be played if stress level is less than 20%.
10Tranquility1Discard all Stress Cards from your hand. Effects do not trigger.Decrease stress by 5 for each card discarded.Requires Custom Order:
Superior Fire Tonic
Superior Ice Tonic

Xidriel – Bardic Hero (She/Her)

Species: Human Female
Favourite Gifts: Mana & Bugs
Disliked Gifts: Minerals
Unlocks: After Day 13. Requires Greater Mana Potion.

Xidriel, or Xid, is a celebrity bard. She goes undercover to play music in the Heroes Guild while also going to fight monsters to gather ingredients for Sylvia

Flirtatious Options

  • Rank 1 – “What about romantic exploits?”.
  • Rank 2 – “I feel safe with you”.
  • Rank 3 – “I bet you were adorable”.
  • Rank 4 – “The key to my heart”.
  • Rank 5 – “You could never be average”. “
  • Rank 6 – “You always stand out in a crowd”.
  • Rank 7 – “I like getting you all to myself”.

Relationship Rewards

1Jingle1Apply “Jingle.”Jingle Sylvia Buff – Next card played costs 2 patience less.
2Opening Act2Apply “Warming Up” for 3 turns. If Opener: Also apply “Primed.”Warming Up Customer Debuff – Raises interest by 5 at start of customer’s turn. Customer cannot gain shield.Primed Sylvia Buff – Next card played costs 1 patience less.
3Chorus1Raise interest by 5 for each time this card has been played during the current transactionNote: You can add up to 4 copies of Chorus in your deck
4Coupon: Decreases the cost of Adventures by 25%
5Improv1Draw 3 cards that cost 0 or 1 patience. Cards are chosen from the deck at random.
6Rhythm2Apply “Prepped Rhythm.”Prepped Rhythm Sylvia Buff – All cards played cost 1 patience less next turn.
7Throat spray2Remove a random debuff from Sylvia. Decrease by 3. Can only be used as Opener.
8Coupon: Decreases the cost of Adventures by 50%
9Catchy Tune2Raise interest by the most recent raised interest amount.
10Encore0Increase patience by 4. Can only be played if patience is currently 1.Required Custom Order: Superior Petrification Cure, Superior Silence Cure


After the untimely death of her uncle, a penniless witch named Sylvia finds herself thrust into the role of potion proprietor. It’s all up to her to carry on her uncle’s legacy and keep his potion shop afloat. Thankfully, she won’t have to go it alone. With help from some new friends, Sylvia must hone her negotiation skills, outsell her craftiest competitors, and make her shop THE number-one potion destination in Rafta. It’s all about mastering the finer points of Potionomics!

Potionomics has been developed by Voracious Games and published by XSEED Games It is available now on the PC – Steam Store. For other games like Potionomics check out Potion Permit!

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