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    Today, 05:12 PM
    Well then, I have some great news for you! The 1980s have loads of really awesome movies. You have years of pleasure ahead of you!
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    Today, 04:10 PM
    The PDF(s) will go out to backers the moment the Kickstarter ends tonight, as we do with all all our Kickstarters. So if by “right away” you mean “today” then back the campaign! Otherwise, yeah, there will be a longer wait before you can get the revised version of ATOC or the new book, ATMC.
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    Today, 04:04 PM
    Morrus replied to Welcome Thread
    This place has been around for 20 of those years!
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Today, 03:59 PM
    I think that's the issue right there. "System" and "numinous" are at cross purposes. I have had RPG moments that have felt numinous, but they have typically had little to do with "system", and more to do with atmosphere and immersion.
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    Today, 03:18 PM
    Gale Force Nine has shared some pictures of the new DM Screen geared at nautical adventures, Of Ships & The Sea. The website says "Pre-Order - Mid June", so I'm not sure if it's available yet.
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    Today, 02:55 PM
    The real mystery of life is why anyone thought this needed a sequel.
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    Today, 02:48 PM
    The key is numbers. 20 creatures with bows are likely to be a threat, even crappy ones, do to the ability to focus fire. You can use mob rules to cut down the rolling if you prefer.
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    Today, 02:25 PM
    The revised version is on Kickstarter right now. Ends in 8 hours. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/enworld/a-touch-more-class-9-new-5th-edition-classes
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    Today, 09:15 AM
    It looks exactly like the original!
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    Today, 06:55 AM
    Don't have the Queen yet.. There's still a lot of Zerg I need to do. I was going to get about 4 or 5 more Terran things done before switching back to Zerg. So many good Zerg to do.. Plus I have some Zerg surprises..
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:22 PM
    Ergo, the game of 1e, in practice, was more lethal. You just said it had higher kill rates. Done. You effectively just said, "This analysis gives me result A. Therefore, I must do another analysis that gets me a different result." That's not solid reasoning. Games are not cleanly separable from their playstyles. Trying to level set outside of the playstyle introduces a bias -...
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    Yesterday, 08:53 PM
    I have some issues with Celebrim's analysis, in large part because I disagree with his positions about science - as a physicist, I gotta tell you, quantum tunneling isn't terribly mysterious. It is a basic, and calculable thing. That being said, I have to note that there are actually two forms of magic that are getting conflated: 1) The magic of myth and folklore 2) The day-to-day...
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    Yesterday, 08:22 PM
    I think, if you ask "Which edition was most lethal?" that really asks - what percentage of characters did each edition actually kill? It has nothing to do with whether a 2e fighter could beat a 1e fighter, or otherwise comparing their stats to each other. It asks what power level characters were, *with respect to the challenges they were given*. Unfortunately, the real numbers are lost...
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    Yesterday, 08:10 PM
    As many as there are things to like. BBQ Geek? Yep. Beer geek? Sure. Fiber arts geek? You bet!
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    Yesterday, 07:45 PM
    I'm actually working on getting more Starcraft stuff done.. send me your ideas and and I'll see what I can do stat wise.. also reminds me I need to do some more more modern Star Trek stuff, but first also have to do a few older Klingon and Romulan stuff as well
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    Yesterday, 04:30 PM
    I did say it was in jest. But, if you want to be a bit more pedantic about it - not all games give the GM a whole lot of space to choose when/what they can veto. And not all GMs are experienced, and know when to veto. And if the GM thinks they always know all implications of things at the time they are decided, and make a good choice on what to veto every time, they are kidding themselves. ...
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    Yesterday, 04:05 PM
    Cubicle 7 has just revealed the cover art (by Johan Grenier) of the new version of The One Ring roleplaying game.
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    Yesterday, 03:56 PM
    Cubicle 7 has just revealed the cover art (by Johan Grenier) of the new version of The One Ring roleplaying game.
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    Yesterday, 02:32 PM
    Green Ronin has sent out its Sell Sheets for the new products it will have available at Gen Con -- Mutants & Masterminds Deluxe Gamemaster's Guide and Superteam Handbook, Modern Age Threefold setting, and Fantasy Age Campaign Builder's Guide. (Thanks to Egg Embry for the scoop).
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    Yesterday, 12:55 PM
    I think we can decide for ourselves what we find interesting.
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    Yesterday, 11:54 AM
    Back in January I took nominations for the best RPG podcast of 2018, and everybody voted The Adventure Zone (best actual play) and The Good Friends of Jackson Elias (best talk) as the winners. Now I'm doing the same with mobile apps -- what are your favourite RPG mobile apps? Here's how it works: anybody can nominate a mobile app (but you can't nominate your own). Simply post the...
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    Yesterday, 11:41 AM
    Back in January I took nominations for the best RPG podcast of 2018, and everybody voted The Adventure Zone (best actual play) and The Good Friends of Jackson Elias (best talk) as the winners. Now I'm doing the same with mobile apps -- what are your favourite RPG mobile apps? Here's how it works: anybody can nominate a mobile app (but you can't nominate your own). Simply post the...
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    Yesterday, 11:37 AM
    Lots of people certainly like books. No doubt about that. Lots of people also like PDFs, as evidenced by the DMs Guild (which WotC created); and they also like other digital options, like DDB, FG, and Roll20. It's not a binary choice.
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    Yesterday, 12:39 AM
    So my group had such an epic battle yesterday that I just had to write about it. Let me tell you a tale of a near certain TPK that went in a very different direction. This is also a tale of why CRs and encounter difficulty assessment is almost worthless by mid levels Background My 9th level party are members of Taranya, the most powerful city in the multiverse. If you have ever seen...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 09:38 PM
    I think that while a system in and of itself cannot produce such authenticity, it can certainly get in the way of it. It can also likely encourage it - setting the players up in a good way to have such, to invite it. Bluebeard's Bride (from Magpie Games), and Ten Candles (from Calvalry Games) come to mind in that sense - games designed to enable players to "have all the feels" as the...
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    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 09:12 PM
    Not at all (he said, taking the rhetorical bait). Remember the wargame root. In a wargame, you don't have characters, you have *units*. You only care about the survival of a unit in terms of its tactical value in the wargame scenario - you expect units to die, and you just move on. The old rules are not far from that. As time goes on, the game evolves away from that, to having a different...
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    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 08:59 PM
    Broadly, that would depend upon what other parts of the fiction have already been determined. Sometimes what the players ask for can become THE solution, and sometimes that would not be consistent with things already set in place. I am often for not determining details unless/until you need them, specifically so you can flex for such things, but even if you only set any given detail at the...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 08:33 PM
    I strongly recommend you re-read The Rules. Specifically, the section about keeping things civil. Ridiculing people is a good way to get yourself removed from a conversation. Use of profanity, also, is a good way to get yourself removed from the discussion. In general, we expect you to treat people with a modicum of respect, even if you disagree with them. If you aren't up for that,...
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    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 08:21 PM
    There was a trade language at the time that was based in Italian (mostly northern dialects) with a whole lot of loan words from other languages. This pidgin, sometimes otherwise called "Mediterranean Lingua Franca" or Sabir, was what they were referring to, rather than Latin.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 07:07 PM
    I think 3e may be the most deadly edition. I mean, in terms of, say, if it fell on you from out of a tree, the sheer mass of the published materials would crush you. 2e had a lot too, but much of it was softcover, which hurts less.
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    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 04:01 PM
    I say, slightly in jest, "I search the Duke's desk for a huge ancient red dragon...." Less in jest, I ask - what are we more interested in seeing - the players getting exactly what they ask for, or the players getting what they overall want? Because they are not omniscient, and what they ask for may not actually be what they wanted, needed, or could best use. There is a demonstrable...
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    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 03:42 PM
    How does a pre-industrial society hang together with super-powerful individuals and groups wandering the land at will, especially as these people rocket up in personal power in just a few years?
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 03:08 PM
    Neither. But we’ll be moving into the new platform in the next week or two with luck, so it won’t matter.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 12:38 PM
    I know review copies have been sent out to various people (ours went to Ben, our Pathfinder columnist) but the reviews are embargoed until Aug 1st. And, of course, there’s the 3PPs, but they’re not even allowed to tell you who they are until then! :)
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    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 12:35 PM
    Well the actual book comes out in 2 weeks; the playtest book is a year out of date. Where did you get it from? Unless you’re a collector, you’re better off waiting for the final rules on Aug 1st.
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    Wednesday, 17th July, 2019, 06:43 AM
    This f***ing delights me.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 08:41 PM
    Your analysis has too many assumptions to be useful to me, but thank you for trying.
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    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 08:18 PM
    Umbran replied to OSR Gripes
    Yes, well, then you really should have paid attention to your better judgement. Let me help you: Don't post again in this thread. Everyone else - treat each other with respect. If you can't, it is time to take a break.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 05:55 PM
    The last game I ran, I did have the common problem - the rogue, with better Initiative, similar AC, and high damage from sneak attack, left the party paladin feeling a tad... unimportant in combat. Next D&D game I run, I may simply remove the Dex modifier from damage from Finesse. I am not sure it needs whole fighting styles and such to then make up for it.
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    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 04:04 PM
    Umbran replied to OSR Gripes
    Yeah, but I think you're treating the discussion as if folks are choosing their wordign along strict logical lines, when that behavior is not terribly common. "Any DM (OSR or not)..." may not be strictly true. Though, it may be - they may *see* the logic, but reject it. But whatever the case, in spending your time refuting the strict statement, you miss the actual point that perhaps lots...
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    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 03:51 PM
    Well, it isn't like the pantheon and cultural structure are cleanly separable. The gods support particular social structures. And, in our fantasy worlds, the gods have a say in things - if a god gives spell power to elvish worshippers/clerics, and does not give power to non-elves, that's going to reinforce religion being a racial characteristic. Um... we have the phrase lingua franca...
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    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 02:41 PM
    What part of "particularly on a success" didn't connect for you? Your response to that is to note that the failure case is always infinite, so there's no narrowing at all? Really?
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    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 02:19 PM
    Umbran replied to OSR Gripes
    Or, the also not-uncommon "start at 3rd level". Note that "a half-dozen people before you suggested X" does not actually mean that those half-dozen are representative. Using posts here for that is like using self-selected poll data - it does not represent what portion of people actually feel that way, as much as how strongly this small number of people feel about the point.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 02:03 PM
    You didn't go with "The Tick"?!? There's a missed opportunity for you.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Tuesday, 16th July, 2019, 01:34 PM
    The Diana Jones Awards (named after the remaining piece of the Indiana Jones RPG encased in the trophy) has announced its nominees for 2019. Every year an anonymous group of industry members select a handful of nominees, which are announced at a private event during Gen Con. Last year's winner was the movement of Actual Play. This year's nominees are: Dungeons & Dragons Art &...
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    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 10:50 PM
    Occasionally a game mechanic jumps out at me, and makes me think "wow!" -- it's not always brand new, and sometimes it builds on something else, or sometimes it's just new to me, but I like it when a simple mechanic catches my eye. Here's a couple of my favourites: D&D's advantage/disadvantage is a really elegant way to replace all those fiddly bonuses. It's one of my favourite things about...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 09:28 PM
    Umbran replied to OSR Gripes
    With respect, this doesn't tell us anything until you also do a measure of how fast PCs are expected to *lose* hit points. If AD&D monsters generally did less damage, or an AD&D party dealt with far fewer monsters in a day, yes, it could be moot.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 08:58 PM
    I am not sure that this is somehow more true of gnomes than it is of, say, elves, with all the sub-races that have been out there. And, heavens forfend you can't summarize *an entire race of people* in a neat little stereotype! The horror!
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 05:41 PM
    It matters to my play experience. It probably impacts the choices I make in play. So, by that measure, it makes a difference in the campaign. Also, as a GM, I take the player choices to be indicative of things they want to see. If you play a gnome, we're probably going to see a lot more gnome culture and social role in the game than if nobody chose to play a gnome. That probably means...
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    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 04:18 PM
    Modiphius has announced that the Alpha Quadrant Sourcebook for Star Trek Adventures will be out on July 25th. 11 alien species, new starships, and lots of information about the Federation and worlds of the quadrant, available from their web store very soon. “In the end, it comes down to throwing one pitch afteranother, and seeing what happens. With each new consequence, the game begins...
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    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 11:49 AM
    We did a skit about that in last week's podcast, with a player suggesting more and more outlandish races, starting with deep gnomes and tieflings, through aaracokra and minotaurs, to mind flayers and dragons, to daleks and Borg Queens, to, eventually, V'ger. The idea of somebody playing V'ger as a PC still cracks me up.
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    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 06:50 AM
    You also get into some interesting sticky wicket scenarios with that one. That means with a 2nd level spell a cleric can effectively "trap souls" for long periods of time. Which depending on your cosmology could be very problematic.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 04:11 AM
    Both of you decided to continue a personal dispute despite the warning. Time for both of you to take a walk - find another thread where you're not going to engage in personal sniping. Don't post in this one any further. Despite how clear this case is, one or both of you will likely disagree and want to argue with me. Take it to PM, please, and leave the thread alone. Anyone else?
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    Monday, 15th July, 2019, 12:30 AM
    In the past year I wrapped up a PF campaign, but also played a 5E campaign and two FFG Legend of the Five Rings campaigns. So it's less "switching game systems" as "trying the hip new thing to see how we like it."
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 10:43 PM
    I see several signs of people getting snippy, personal, and being far more interested in being right than exploring ideas. Folks are looking dug in, defending positions rather than thinking about whether the other guy has a point. That's a good sign that the thread's about done. Keep it respectful, keep it constructive, or find another topic, folks.
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 10:35 PM
    The moment when you have to say, "To not understand and agree with me, you are either doing bad thing A, or bad thing B," is the moment you should step back, and consider that this means you must be flawless. Are you flawless? No? Then bad things on the other guy's part are *not* the only option. Maybe, just maybe, there's another basis for the misunderstanding. Until you are more...
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 08:18 PM
    I’m pretty sure I’ve never once seen you post on-topic. :)
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 08:17 PM
    abe ray your habit of starting a thread asking a question, and not even acknowledging (let a alone thanking) those who go out of their way to help you is a little rude. It’s been going on for some time. If somebody helps you out, please have the decency to thank them before asking them something for something else. Thanks! :)
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 07:43 PM
    Morrus started a thread PF2 Are you moving from 5E to PF2?
    (A question for those planning to play PF2; if you’re not, this isn’t really for you - don’t threadcrap, please). So you’re planning on playing PF2. While you are probably coming from PF1, is anybody coming from 5E? Obviously, it’s not a permanent thing; you can play more than one game, try out others, all that stuff. But I was curious whether there’s a demographic out here who feel PF2 is...
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 05:53 PM
    Streaming video. Netflix. Podcasts. Audio/video media, basically. I get through several GB/month, and I'm not as bad as some people I know.
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 05:26 PM
    I'm trying out a concept. A half-elf who failed to become a blade singer. Ostracized from his community, he eventually became a solider and eventually a squad leader. So I'm playing a frontline fighter with a lot of skills, some inspirational benefits to his groups, and some magics to include in his swordplay. I'm going as a broad generalist, so 16 cha and 16 dex, with a 12 con. I've decided...
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 05:18 PM
    To me, the fact that Raise Dead provides a very specific note about magical diseases still impacting....I would say magical effects like the HP drain still apply, and so a greater restoration would be the way to go.
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 05:18 PM
    My group is facing a very powerful boss, and is looking for various ways to lower enemy saving throws. Currently we know of the following methods: 1) Heightened Spell metamagic 2) Bane 3) Bestow Curse Are there any other class ability, spells, magic items, etc that can lower a person's saving throw?
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  • Stalker0's Avatar
    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 05:12 PM
    Gentle Repose extends the duration for spells like raise dead. Revivify is similar to those spells, but does have a few differences. Do you allow the same effect to occur on that spell?
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 04:42 PM
    There are only a few days left to back the A TOUCH MORE CLASS Kickstarter! Join nearly 2,000 backers with these nine new classes for your 5th Edition games. Remember, we delivery Kickstarters immediately they end, so there won't be any opportunity for pledge managers or late pledges! Here's a look at all the stuff you can get in this epic-sized Kickstarter! Play as the brilliant...
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 03:41 PM
    Modiphius has announced the official Vampire: The Masquerade 5th edition Organized Play campaign, with a sign-up form to run games at major conventions, receiving the official adventures before release starting with The Fall of London before Christmas. Other upcoming books: The Fall of London campaign
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    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 08:52 AM
    A constant theme of balance discussions is what levels you are discussing them. Many things have different balance perspective depending on what levels you consider them. But even though dnd has levels 1-20, its common knowledge that the majority of games don't play the full level range. There are many a group that will never play a 20th level character, and so balance discussions at that...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 06:52 AM
    Umbran replied to Science in D&D
    Yes. I agree. That's exactly the point. But when you tell them the speed of light, or how gravity scales, you are telling them how the fantasy universe works! They don't have to assume it when you tell them. I meant that a GM shouldn't use the language of real-world physics to express how real-world physics doesn't work. Because when the GM says these things, they are Truth. And players...
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  • Stalker0's Avatar
    Sunday, 14th July, 2019, 01:28 AM
    I also recommend ensuring the monster has a ranged ability or some high movement ability, else it can be too easy to corral sometimes
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Saturday, 13th July, 2019, 07:04 PM
    Umbran replied to Science in D&D
    As a physicist, my advice: don't go there. One of the big points we get to when we look at the fundamental constants is not just that "Hey, the physical constants are exactly what they are", but "Hey, if the physical constants change even a small bit, life (and even matter) as we know it ceases to exist." This is one answer to the question of "Why is the Universe exactly the way it is?"...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Saturday, 13th July, 2019, 06:17 AM
    Folks, There comes a time when folks no longer willing to budge or learn from each other butt heads, and can move forward no further. However, humans are built to not give up, so the head-butting can go on for some time. I can make it so neither one of you has to give up. You probably don't want me to do that. But if you do, by all means, continue in this same manner. I will take that...
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    Saturday, 13th July, 2019, 06:06 AM
    It is late, but let me see if I can construct one... I will use example presented before - the chaste knight is offered Excalibur in exchange for their chastity. We can call this... "The Maiden and the Sword". On the face of this, it is just a hard question - and only hard in the sense of our having put a stake in the ground in claiming the character was chaste, and we often dislike being...
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    Saturday, 13th July, 2019, 05:48 AM
    I tend to agree. "Need" is an absolute, and there are few absolutes that actually hold for us. Mechanics may make it easier to make such challenges, and/or make them eaiser for players to accept. "Fidelity" has two connotations. One is "strict adherence" - this is like a "high-fidelity recording". I don't think that's the sense meant here. The sense intended here is probably...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Saturday, 13th July, 2019, 04:15 AM
    That's because you are again swapping between different kinds of "challenge" willy-nilly. We typically talk about "challenge the player" and "challenge the character" in a rather game-centered* manner. If I had you a sudoku puzzle to solve, with no reference to the mechanics your character uses, I am challenging you, the player. If I give a strictly constructed skill challenge (make skill...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Saturday, 13th July, 2019, 01:33 AM
    Folks, If you are going to publicly admit that you're intentionally being jerks, you don't leave moderators a lot of wiggle room. Continue down that path, and you are unlikely to enjoy the result. There's this thing, called "being a reasonable, mature person". Try it out.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Friday, 12th July, 2019, 11:36 PM
    There seems to be a recent, growing trend of people mistaking EN World article comments for the YouTube comments section.
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Monday, 14th March, 2016

  • 01:31 AM - jreyst mentioned Morrus in post There's A New Online Gaming Store In Town
    Morrus: I am not sure if I'm just mis-reading the internet or if you genuinely have serious hostility towards me. I'm going to play it safe and assume I'm just imagining it. Regardless, when I said "Regarding your success or failure at..." I should have perhaps said "Regarding the overall results of your time being listed at..." because I wasn't attempting to insinuate YOU succeeded or failed so much as the overall process didn't succeed in terms of your products at my store. If you want to say that's all my fault, that's fine. I'm not going to argue with you and I'm not interested in having a public debate about it. I'm glad you seem to have a positive relationship with my partners behind TTL and I'll let them carry on conversations with you in the future since there's a better than 50/50 chance any interactions between you and I will go south at some point. Good luck with your projects and products.

Friday, 11th March, 2016

  • 05:15 PM - jreyst mentioned Morrus in post There's A New Online Gaming Store In Town
    Morrus: As you probably already know, this isn't just MY store. This is a partnership with Bill and Matt. The difference between the stores is that TableTopLibrary focuses MOSTLY on 5e products (initially) and has several big-name publishers that I was never able to convince to join my store for whatever reason. I'm a partner in TableTopLibrary and handle the technical/web functions. The Open Gaming Store is branded as, and focuses mostly around "open" game systems, and is linked to my multiple SRD properties. Also, it's all mine, not a partnership. Regarding your success or failure at The Open Gaming Store, I can tell you that as many others have learned, player-oriented products fare much better there vs. GM-oriented due to the nature of my audience. I know you were frustrated and I get that, but many publishers have been live there since day one and continue to make sales to this day. The store has experienced continual 5-10% growth in gross sales every month since opening. If you...
  • 03:30 AM - Olaf the Stout mentioned Morrus in post 7th Sea Hits ONE MILLION DOLLARS (AKA The Top 100+ RPG Kickstarters Ever!)
    Here's a few more Morrus Play Dirty 2 - John Wick - 781 backers - $20k Designers and Dragons - Fred Hicks / Evil Hat Productions - 3,046 backers - $115k Maximum Xcrawl - Goodman Games - 378 backers - $19k Tact-Tiles - Mike McConnell - 1,004 backers - $128k Curse of the Yellow Sign - John Wick - 445 backers - $17k Gotta say I am very, very surprised at 7th Sea. If I had to guess before the campaign started I would have expected a total of around $100k - $200k, which would make it a top 25 RPG Kickstarter. To get more than double the number of backers and go close to doubling the dollar total of the second highest RPG Kickstarter is just crazy. I had looked at the project back when it had taken about $300k or so, but only gave it a passing look. Now I'm actually considering backing at the $40 level, just for the sheer number of PDFs you get for the new edition and the old edition. Even if I never played the 7th Sea RPG surely I could get $40 worth of use out of the information from t...

Thursday, 3rd March, 2016

  • 11:11 AM - WackyAnne mentioned Morrus in post Pathfinder Comics At The Humble Bundle With Exclusive Battle Maps
    Glad you posted about this! I emailed Morrus as soon as I saw it, but couldn't find/remember how to post it properly myself. Both bundles are incredible deals, and an incredibly smart response/challenge to WotC and the popularity of 5th Edition. They did do a D&D Comics Humble Bundle a while back, and it was great, but of course, there are still no signs that 5th Edition hardcover material will be released in PDF form, much less offered in a bundle! As for the bundle itself, these are great stories, and perfect for introducing readers/players/GMs to the world of Pathfinder and Golarion. And the mini maps have always been a charming addition to the physical comics (save for the second? series where they cheaped out, before protests brought them back). Now they are finally available digitally, and a couple exclusive ones for this bundle to boot! If you pay $15, you can get all their past comics, save for the last 2-3 issues.

Tuesday, 1st March, 2016

  • 06:54 PM - Scott DeWar mentioned Morrus in post privet messageing is . . . .strange
    I am getting a privet message inbox information that seems . . . . . different. it says I have the possibility of having a max of 65,535 allowed. That seems off just a bit. Yes? I am reaching out to Morrus and darjr. here is a screen shot: 75084 I hope this is enough to help.

Monday, 29th February, 2016


Sunday, 28th February, 2016

  • 06:55 PM - Umbran mentioned Morrus in post Hidden
  • 06:54 PM - Umbran mentioned Morrus in post Test of High Level 5E: Design 4 or 5 lvl 13 PCs for 6 to 8 encounter adventuring day
    ... messages. It gives you check boxes individually for the most recent messages, and then beyond a certain point, they are "older". You have two options: 1) Go to any single older message, and click on it to read it. Scroll down past the message itself. At the bottom of the page, there's a section for "Delete this message". Click the checkbox and click the button to delete the single message. 2) There's a bar of page numbers above your messages. Go back to some period in time where there's a bunch of messages you no longer want to keep. There' will be, at the top of the list of messages, a checkbox that says "Messages: 25" (or some lower number) next to it. Click the checkbox to select all 25. Now scroll down to the bottom of the list, and you'll find a dropdown with "Selected messages" on it. Select an option (there are several download options, and one option is "Delete". Or, at least, that's how it *should* work - the thing doesn't seem to be working properly. Morrus will be informed of the issue.

Thursday, 25th February, 2016


Tuesday, 23rd February, 2016

  • 04:33 PM - Xethreau mentioned Morrus in post Self Publishing: What's An Artist Worth?
    As someone experimenting with self-publishing (with not disappointing results!) this advice is really useful. I didn't think about my role evolving from writer to publisher. Looking forward to reading this more thoroughly later! Thanks for your business perspective as always Morrus. Its been indispensable for me.

Saturday, 13th February, 2016

  • 05:06 PM - Scott DeWar mentioned Morrus in post [Needs Formatting] Tome of Battle Build Compendium II (Wolfie-Kun & Tleilaxu_Ghola)
    none of the links seem to work Let me help some . . . . . darjr or Morruss , several of the above links I had tried to check out went nowhere. Here are the links that gave me nothing: http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?p=9896032#post9896032 http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?p=10504359#post10504359 http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?p=10299897#post10299897 http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?p=12675445#post12675445 http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?p=9895999#post9895999 there were 5 others, but I will stop with these. I am guessing that most if not all of the above links are non operational Thank you in advance.

Friday, 12th February, 2016

  • 05:32 AM - Olaf the Stout mentioned Morrus in post Horror & Intrigue: PATHFINDER Releases Of 2016
    Morrus - Hopefully the "awesome" to "awful" didn't cause any problems. For those of you that follow Pathfinder a little more closely than I, why is there no AP releases in Feb - April? Or did they not get included in the summary? I thought that the Pathfinder AP ran 12 issues a year. Has that changed now?

Thursday, 11th February, 2016

  • 02:34 PM - mellored mentioned Morrus in post [GUIDE] Thy Fearful Symmetry: A Circle of the Moon Handbook
    [LIST=1] Because it bears my name and yet I cannot edit or maintain it Morrus can give you ownership. I intentionally didn't migrate my post here. It wasn't a mistake or an oversight. I didn't want it here. That choice was taken from me.Or he can deleted for you. Barring any input from you, I don't feel it was an undue assumption that things posted online where intended to be public. It's not ignoring you wished, but rather being ignorant of them.

Friday, 5th February, 2016


Thursday, 4th February, 2016

  • 09:57 PM - Scott DeWar mentioned Morrus in post DC TV and tiny cells
    I do know that Hawaii 5-oh gives toilets and beds even to the super max prisoners as there was an episode where the BBEG escapes because he was hiding something in the toilet. Alright Morruss, I might as well tell you: Here in the colonies we practice barbaric treatment of our prisoners in most places where we make them live in their own sewage with out even a bed and observable 24-7. So be careful when you are here that you don't even break the speed limit . . . . . OR ELSE!!!

Tuesday, 2nd February, 2016

  • 08:19 PM - bedir than mentioned Morrus in post DM's Guild: One Week In - The Best & The Worst
    Morrus, I saw the update with the three removed items. Was there any statement as to why they were removed?
  • 04:08 PM - delericho mentioned Morrus in post Community Content Enforcement in the DM's Guild (Does it literally even?)
    I think this might be a bit jumbled. DMs Guild is not Open Gaming... It's not Open Gaming in terms of the OGL, but neither is it fully closed gaming either. Ajar Gaming? :) I'm guessing this current situation is more like having a GSL (with extra IP) along side the OGL. Or, indeed, a d20 License alongside the OGL. And during the rollout of 4e we saw WotC ending (or simply not renewing) a number of licenses: d20 was cancelled, the Dragon/Dungeon license ended, Dragonlance was brought back in-house, and so forth. I strongly suspect that they would have pulled the OGL too, if they could have done so. Naturally, the same could happen again. Of course, the OGL isn't going anywhere (no matter how they view it when 6E becomes their plan) but as the playtest for 5E rolled out, the GSL was nixed. I wasn't aware the GSL had been cancelled? In fact, I was of the impression that Morrus was still using it for his 4e products. But I might be wrong about that, of course.


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Thursday, 18th April, 2019

  • 04:11 AM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). So, I'm sure this has been pointed out hundreds of times before, but one more time- How old were you when you first saw Star Wars? The original trilogy? Now take that, and then take in all the associated stuff with it. You know- the bedsheets. The lunchboxes. The figures and the toys that you went "pew pew pew" with. Heck, maybe you were even the right age to go, "I wish I had an Ewok friend!" Who knows? And then think of all of those years you had, in the wilderness, pining for anything else. Maybe a comic? Maybe a videogame (like the original vector Star Wars arcade that consumed countless of your quarters)? Maybe the whole EU? I don't know. But strangely, that w...
  • 03:41 AM - Nod_Hero quoted Morrus in post War of the Burning Sky 5E #4: The Mad King's Banquet
    They'll all redirect automatically. Just a note, they are no longer redirecting automatically.

Wednesday, 17th April, 2019

  • 08:34 PM - doctorbadwolf quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    ANH from the time Luke met Ben to the end of the film was about a day, at which point he then blew up a Death Star without a targeting computer. Anakin won a pod race and then blew up a Federation control ship as a 9 year old having had no training ever at all. But the girl's the problem, because she lifted up a rock, eh? When rock lifting is a training thing! That Yoda throws shade at Luke for not being able to immediately do better at, and it is clear that Luke's problem is not believing he can do it. He limits himself. Rey has other issues. The Last Jedi was by far the worst of all the SW films. It promised so much and delivered less than zero. It ignored swathes of material from TWA (ANH clone). I've see many many more people put it in their top three than put it at the bottom of their list of SW movies. If you can use ships with hyperspace drives to take out capital ships, why hasn't the rebellion/resistance been using that tactic since forever. Ridiculous. Still having a capita...
  • 08:11 PM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). So, I'm sure this has been pointed out hundreds of times before, but one more time- How old were you when you first saw Star Wars? The original trilogy? Now take that, and then take in all the associated stuff with it. You know- the bedsheets. The lunchboxes. The figures and the toys that you went "pew pew pew" with. Heck, maybe you were even the right age to go, "I wish I had an Ewok friend!" Who knows? And then think of all of those years you had, in the wilderness, pining for anything else. Maybe a comic? Maybe a videogame (like the original vector Star Wars arcade that consumed countless of your quarters)? Maybe the whole EU? I don't know. But strangely, that w...
  • 06:58 PM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    Would you stop quoting my post over and over again, please? I don’t need my phone constantly notifying me you’ve quoted my same post again. Sorry it was my phone doing it. Hit quote button it keeps copy and pasting it for whatever reason.
  • 06:45 PM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). So, I'm sure this has been pointed out hundreds of times before, but one more time- How old were you when you first saw Star Wars? The original trilogy? Now take that, and then take in all the associated stuff with it. You know- the bedsheets. The lunchboxes. The figures and the toys that you went "pew pew pew" with. Heck, maybe you were even the right age to go, "I wish I had an Ewok friend!" Who knows? And then think of all of those years you had, in the wilderness, pining for anything else. Maybe a comic? Maybe a videogame (like the original vector Star Wars arcade that consumed countless of your quarters)? Maybe the whole EU? I don't know. But strangely, that w...
  • 06:38 PM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). Honestly, I think when it comes to the films only, very little is codified to the extent that many seem to think. Most of it is left pretty vague. We see examples of all kinds of things, but I don't know if we need or should accept these examples as being applicable in all instances. I mean, Zardnaar says to look at what the movies show us....and I did exactly that in my breakdown above, and I came away with a very different conclusion than he does. And all that really means is that there's no one correct interpretation. You can mix and match different examples from the films and draw just about any conclusion you'd like. I think the only objective conclusion that we can draw is...
  • 06:27 PM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). .... um ..... ..... It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on Earth has ever produced the expression "as subtle as George Lucas". George Lucas is obvious. Sometimes his movies are as blunt as Will Ferrell screaming, "I LOVE KUROSAWA!" Some of his movies achieve a degree of unsophistication that can only be the result of a special effort. This ugliness arises because Lucas never met a wipe that he thought couldn't be overused in transition, and and was apparently unaware that these types of transitions can vary. Compared to Disney Wars he was. It's more Michael Bey less Lucas. Bigger explosions, bigger ships, more force powers, less plot, less character develop...
  • 05:55 PM - lowkey13 quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    It's worse than you think, mate. It's not just people talking about Star Wars. If you look around there's people talking about elves and wizards and dragons all over the place. I mean ... that's fine. So long as they aren't talking about the word that rhymes with Maladin. Dem's fighting words. Gotta have standards.
  • 05:14 PM - Istbor quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    Says who? Says Zardnaar, holder of the only Dragon Ball Z 'Scouter' that can read Jedi Power levels. Rey's over !#$&ing 9000!!!!!!!! On a more serious note. How are lifting rocks an advanced skill when both Rey and Luke are shown doing it during training. Why would you teach someone a master kill, during training? You start with the easy stuff first. Also, if we are measuring power levels with game mechanics, none of those feats are very advanced if we take into account KoToR or just the Old Rebulic game. Abilities you leave early, or could feat/talent into as soon as you liked. (Sure in KoToR you are a master with amnesia, but its in the mechanics so... must be a valid measure of power right?
  • 02:29 PM - Maxperson quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So now we've finally established that it *isn't* the case that lifting a rock is a higher level ability ability than aiming that torpedo, we can lay the Rey 'Mary Sue' nonsense to rest, since we've clearly and definitively now established that Luke and Anakin were just the same. Well, no. It isn't stated that lifting a rock is a higher level ability in the movies, but that doesn't mean that we have established that it isn't. We've just established that the movie doesn't specify. You're reaching a conclusion that isn't any more supported by the movies than Zardnaar's. What we do know is that Luke struggled for quite a while to learn to use his powers in Empire, and even in Return of the Jedi he wasn't able to match Vader until he also tapped the dark side. Anakin took years to learn his. Rey without any significant time or training is able to match a dark side user, which is far superior to Luke or Anakin.
  • 02:23 PM - Maxperson quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    ANH from the time Luke met Ben to the end of the film was about a day, at which point he then blew up a Death Star without a targeting computer. Anakin won a pod race and then blew up a Federation control ship as a 9 year old having had no training ever at all. But the girl's the problem, because she lifted up a rock, eh? Anakin didn't win the pod race or blow up the ship with any use of force powers at all. With the pod race, he had good insticts which is an indicator that the force is stronger with someone, but is not using the force, and with the ship he pressed some random buttons to see what they could do and ooops! If they had actually had him using the force at his young age to blow up the ship, that scene wouldn't have been as lousy as it was. Luke did a snippet at the end, with guidance from a Jedi Master. Rey is using her powers virtually flawlessly with no aid whatsoever. There's a huge difference between her and the other two, and it has nothing at all do with "girl."
  • 12:02 PM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). You cite it. It’s your claim. You're the one trying to be clever. I answered your trap question. Here's mine. On screen in the movies who is better at using the force Rey or Luke? Visually and what you can see. Ignore RotJ as Rey has had 2 movies.
  • 11:59 AM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). Eh. You can keep writing essays, but your entire point hinges on a single factual claim which has been disproved, and which you’ve finally conceded to. Feel free to write more diatribes, but my work here is done. :) No you using a false equivalent asking for a citation on an opinion on something we can see clear as day on screen. It's fairly apparent who is more powerful and it's not Luke. And yet Luke's the best character of the three (Anakin's at the bottom). If Masters can use powers padawans can't it should be clear what's more powerful. The sky is blue (citation please). Hmmmn.
  • 11:51 AM - Imaculata quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? "Size matters not. Judge me by your size do you?"
  • 11:50 AM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). Exactly. We got there in the end. Thank you. So now we've finally established that it *isn't* the case that lifting a rock is a higher level ability ability than aiming that torpedo, we can lay the Rey 'Mary Sue' nonsense to rest, since we've clearly and definitively now established that Luke and Anakin were just the same. Big difference in power levels used on screen is the main point. Anakin was terrible, he was worse character than Rey. Jake Loyd gets a pass he was 10, Hayden well maybe Lucas is crap at dialogue. Daisy is better than both of the. And probably Mark as well. Luke sucked for two movies, kid Anakin was terrible and annoying (Rey's not). Rey is Uber, A...
  • 11:28 AM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So cite it. Where on film does it say that lifting a rock is “next level stuff” and harder than aiming a torpedo, as you claimed? Where, on screen, does it say that? (It doesn’t, of course, which is why after asking three times, all your answers are still just vague handwavy “oh, on the screen somewhere”). Doesn't specifically say but as I said see the actual movies. Lucas was also clear that Vader's potential was about the peak of a Jedis power. All those interviews over the years. An entire generation was also raised on the old legends material starting with the Marvel comics. Sure you can declear then non canon but it doesn't magically make them go away. Feeds into audiences expectations yes? Same thing with 4E they declear this is the new way people liked the old. Did you ever play Knights of the Old Republic? Millions did. Had a great story and that's what Star Wars is about and they serve up bilge water. New Star Wars stuff can be done well, people expected better...
  • 11:01 AM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    So no cite then. Just more vagueness. I did. Compare Rey with Luke and Anakin. She's doing Jedi Master stuff untrained/minimal training. I assume you have seen episodes I to VI. It's right there on film she's next level stuff. I'll try another approach who's more interesting Batman or Superman? And who's more popular? Superman's a bit boring yes? Batman is darker, had more flaws isn't Uber powerful?
  • 10:56 AM - Zardnaar quoted Morrus in post Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi argument
    Cite. Where does it say that moving a rock is a higher level force power than aiming a torpedo at high speed? Just generally how Jedi are potrayed in Legends and Canon. Trainings a big part of it you don't see Luke in a lightsaber duel or using mind trick in ANH. You don't see Anakin busting out force lightning or telekinesis untrained in TPM. Early on the force seems more subtle. You don't just pick up a lightsaber untrained and duel a trained whatever Kylo is. Or use telekinesis and win, Luke could barely pull his saber out of snow. Anakin and a Luke both lost limbs taking on trained force users, Rey kinda wins. She's pulling stuff Anakin can't do with 10 years training. Luke had artoo plot hyperspace for him. And trainings a big part of the OT, prequels etc in canon and legends. Rey's pulling off better than Jedi Knight and Sith apprentice type stuff and pulling Jedi master force jumps over TIE fighters. Ask yourself in universe why bother being trained. They didn't...
  • 05:13 AM - Parmandur quoted Morrus in post Critical Role's Kickstarter Breaks $1,000,000 In About An Hour!
    What do they do with access profits then? As long as they deliver what they promised, the left over money is theirs to use as they wish, they aren't going to refund it. They can use any profit in any way they wish. Profits once they produce a project, sure, but per the Terms of Service Kickstarter funds can only go to the project in question: "Funds raised on Kickstarter must go towards facilitating the project outlined by the creator on the project page." https://www.kickstarter.com/rules


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FASA Star Trek Master Control Panel
An improved Master Control Panel for starships.
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FASA Star Trek Character Generation Summary
The character generation process from FASA's 1980s Star Trek RPG summarized.
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Advanced Starship Combat Rules
The next evolution of the Star Trek: Starship Tactical Combat Simulator rules. Note that these rules require a copy of the original product.
144 0 1 Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:40 PM Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:40 PM
FASA Star Trek: Buying A Ship
A summary of the ship purchasing procedures from Trader Captains & Merchant Princes.
104 0 1 Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:38 PM Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:38 PM
Savage Worlds d20 Conversion
The conversion document for converting d20-based (D&D 3.x, Pathfinder) materials to Savage Worlds.
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ZEITGEIST Intro Document
Two-page Quick Intro PDF (this is for the GM/DM only).
123 +1 1 Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:09 PM Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:09 PM
ZEITGEIST Player Primer Handout (D&D 4th Edition)
Player Primer Handout (give this to your players). This is the D&D 4E version.
91 0 1 Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:08 PM Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:08 PM
ZEITGEIST Player Primer Handout (Pathfinder)
Player Primer Handout (give this to your players). This is the PATHFINDER version.
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TO SLAY A DRAGON NPC Booklet
Download and print this booklet of NPCs from Hengistbury.
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Daughters of Lear
The winning RPG from the EN World 1-week $1000 RPG creation contest.
128 0 1 Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:00 PM Thursday, 7th November, 2013, 04:00 PM
War of the Burning Sky free intro pack for D&D 4th Edition
The Campaign Guide includes a full overview of the saga and is meant only for GMs/DMs. The Player’s Guide is designed for players, and contains background information and character options. The FREE Player’s Guide contains information for your player...
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War of the Burning Sky free intro pack for D&D 3.5
The Campaign Guide includes a full overview of the saga and is meant only for GMs/DMs. The Player’s Guide is designed for players, and contains background information and character options. The FREE Player’s Guide contains information for your player...
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