AD&D 1st Edition Leif's "Pomarj" Greyhawk Beta Game [AD&D 1E] [OOC 01] - Page 8




What's on your mind?

  1. #71
    Steeliest of the dragons
    The Great Druid (Lvl 17)

    steeldragons's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Andorra
    Posts
    3,663
    Blog Entries
    29
    OSRGoodman GamesOSRICEN PublishingGygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore steeldragons
    My communities:

    Neither here nor there, @Leif, but I was re-reading my RG entry to add the XP in (Thank you for that, very much ) and I was wondering if I could "retcon" a few coppers or silvers out to give Raggs a pack of playing cards and a pipe (with or without smokables, your call) to have on his person/in his pack?

    Such things don't, of course, appear in the PHB equipment list and are unlikely to come up in play, but just nice props (and appropriate) for Raggs to have just in case. 3 coppers, maybe? 5? A silver and 5 coppers? I really have no idea.
    Steel Dragons' "All Things Orea" Blog right here on EN world!
    http://www.enworld.org/forum/blog.ph...1-steeldragons
    Steel Dragons' "All Things Orea" Blog right here on EN world!

 

  • #72
    Community Supporter COPPER SUBSCRIBER
    Lama (Lvl 13)

    Leif's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Jonesboro, AR, USA
    Posts
    22,065
    Blog Entries
    6
    OSRICI Defended The Walls!Gygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore Leif
    My communities:

    Quote Originally Posted by steeldragons View Post
    Neither here nor there, @Leif, but I was re-reading my RG entry to add the XP in (Thank you for that, very much ) and I was wondering if I could "retcon" a few coppers or silvers out to give Raggs a pack of playing cards and a pipe (with or without smokables, your call) to have on his person/in his pack?

    Such things don't, of course, appear in the PHB equipment list and are unlikely to come up in play, but just nice props (and appropriate) for Raggs to have just in case. 3 coppers, maybe? 5? A silver and 5 coppers? I really have no idea.
    Ok, sounds good. Cards=1 copper piece. Decent pipe=1 silver piece. Pouch of good tobacco= 7 copper pieces.

  • #73
    Registered User
    Myrmidon (Lvl 10)

    Insight's Avatar

    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    Columbus, Ohio
    Posts
    5,791
    Blog Entries
    5

    Ignore Insight
    My communities:

    Leif,

    I noticed that you did not give Simon his 10% xp bonus. Is there a reason for this, or merely an oversight?
    Leaving EN World for the land of novel writing. I'll be back someday.

  • #74
    Community Supporter COPPER SUBSCRIBER
    Lama (Lvl 13)

    Leif's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Jonesboro, AR, USA
    Posts
    22,065
    Blog Entries
    6
    OSRICI Defended The Walls!Gygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore Leif
    My communities:

    Quote Originally Posted by Insight View Post
    Leif,

    I noticed that you did not give Simon his 10% xp bonus. Is there a reason for this, or merely an oversight?
    Simon didn't quite qualify for the bonus as I read his sheet. Rangers must have Str, Int, AND Wis each >15 to qualify for the bonus. His Int and Wis are equal to 15 not greater than 15.
    Last edited by Leif; Saturday, 18th February, 2012 at 01:50 PM.

  • #75
    Community Supporter COPPER SUBSCRIBER
    Lama (Lvl 13)

    Leif's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Jonesboro, AR, USA
    Posts
    22,065
    Blog Entries
    6
    OSRICI Defended The Walls!Gygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore Leif
    My communities:

    But, you know, Insight, that's pretty arbitrary, and it's only 10%. Are we strictly playing by the rules as written here, or do we have some "wiggle room?" Anyone???

    And, if we are strictly going with the R.A.W., Insight, if you wish to rearrange some scores now that you know that 15 doesn't quite qualify for the bonus X.P., I certainly understand and will readily permit this.
    Last edited by Leif; Saturday, 18th February, 2012 at 02:03 PM.

  • #76
    Registered User
    Myrmidon (Lvl 10)

    Insight's Avatar

    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    Columbus, Ohio
    Posts
    5,791
    Blog Entries
    5

    Ignore Insight
    My communities:

    UGH. Gygax's arbitrary language. Yes, I can see what you're saying now. When I see numbers, I assume those are the minimums, not a number below the minimums. I guess I should read closer.

    Unfortunately, I have no desire to change my ability scores. More ridiculousness that I have to endure, unfortunately. 10% is not likely to make much of a difference, anyway.
    Leaving EN World for the land of novel writing. I'll be back someday.

  • #77
    Steeliest of the dragons
    The Great Druid (Lvl 17)

    steeldragons's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Andorra
    Posts
    3,663
    Blog Entries
    29
    OSRGoodman GamesOSRICEN PublishingGygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore steeldragons
    My communities:

    Quote Originally Posted by Leif View Post
    But, you know, Insight, that's pretty arbitrary, and it's only 10%. Are we strictly playing by the rules as written here, or do we have some "wiggle room?" Anyone???

    And, if we are strictly going with the R.A.W., Insight, if you wish to rearrange some scores now that you know that 15 doesn't quite qualify for the bonus X.P., I certainly understand and will readily permit this.
    Eh. I say wiggle.

    I'm sure the book says "greater than 15" but I think, in all of our groups/games in all of my days, we pretty much have always (that I can recall) considered that "15 and higher" instead of "higher than 15".

    Your call, of course. Personally, I say give it to him, myself (without needing to rearrange abilities).
    Steel Dragons' "All Things Orea" Blog right here on EN world!
    http://www.enworld.org/forum/blog.ph...1-steeldragons
    Steel Dragons' "All Things Orea" Blog right here on EN world!

  • #78
    Community Supporter COPPER SUBSCRIBER
    Lama (Lvl 13)

    Leif's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Jonesboro, AR, USA
    Posts
    22,065
    Blog Entries
    6
    OSRICI Defended The Walls!Gygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore Leif
    My communities:

    Couple of things:

    1. Insight - I have no problem giving you the 10% bonus -- I'll get that done.

    2. Steeldragons - You don't have to keep track of X.P. since I'm doing it for everyone in Post #2 of the R.G.

  • #79
    Steeliest of the dragons
    The Great Druid (Lvl 17)

    steeldragons's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Andorra
    Posts
    3,663
    Blog Entries
    29
    OSRGoodman GamesOSRICEN PublishingGygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore steeldragons
    My communities:

    Quote Originally Posted by Leif View Post
    2. Steeldragons - You don't have to keep track of X.P. since I'm doing it for everyone in Post #2 of the R.G.
    Huh? I know...Did I say I was going to track XP?
    Steel Dragons' "All Things Orea" Blog right here on EN world!
    http://www.enworld.org/forum/blog.ph...1-steeldragons
    Steel Dragons' "All Things Orea" Blog right here on EN world!

  • #80
    Community Supporter COPPER SUBSCRIBER
    Lama (Lvl 13)

    Leif's Avatar

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Jonesboro, AR, USA
    Posts
    22,065
    Blog Entries
    6
    OSRICI Defended The Walls!Gygax Memorial Fund

    Ignore Leif
    My communities:

    Not exactly, but you said you were putting it on Raggs' sheet, which is kinda the same thing, isn't it?

    Oh, and I'm giving Iono +10% X.P. too.
    Last edited by Leif; Wednesday, 22nd February, 2012 at 01:12 PM.

  • + Log in or register to post
    Page 8 of 33 FirstFirst 123456789101112131415161718 ... LastLast

    Similar Threads

    1. Leif's "Pomarj" Greyhawk Beta Game [AD&D 1E] [Rogues' Gallery]
      By Leif in forum Character Builds & Optimization
      Replies: 10
      Last Post: Sunday, 2nd June, 2013, 10:34 PM
    2. Replies: 260
      Last Post: Saturday, 1st June, 2013, 02:20 AM
    3. Leif's "Pomarj" Greyhawk Beta Game [AD&D 1E] [IC 01]
      By Leif in forum Playing the Game
      Replies: 685
      Last Post: Thursday, 30th May, 2013, 10:32 PM
    4. Replies: 84
      Last Post: Friday, 10th May, 2013, 10:00 AM
    5. Leif's "County of Urnst" Greyhawk Gamma Game [AD&D 1E] [ RG]
      By Leif in forum Character Builds & Optimization
      Replies: 8
      Last Post: Sunday, 14th April, 2013, 04:14 PM

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •