B/X Known World
Do what they do in superhero stories. Give everyone something to do. The reason the group is together is because no one of them could tackle the problem on their own.The goal in this discussion is how to make the world and magic elements more "martial friendly"
If you make a simple encounter with only a magical solution, casters feel awesome and martials feel lame.
If you make a simple encounter with only a martial solution, martials feel awesome and casters feel lame.
So make a slightly more complex encounter that requires both martial and caster solutions, so they both feel awesome.
Huh. I guess I've used that so long I forgot it's a house rule. Not sure about the regeneration though. It would just draw things out needlessly, cause frustration, and result in the party reaching for a magical solution.Force Effects - Overcome with Damage
Targeting wings and/or treat flying like a spell, i.e. you can break concentration and cause the target to fall. A lot of this comes down to the group focusing on melee rather than having martial ranged characters or melee-focused martials having no ranged options. That's mostly an own goal.Flying - More tools to beat flying creatures
Sure. Or make it a password, verbal component thing. If you know the word, you can use the circle. This is something I loved about 4E and miss a lot. Anyone could perform rituals.Teleport Circles - Anyone can use
I definitely prefer open portals to bamf versions of these spells. But then I prefer everything to have a cost or risk attached.Plane Shift - Portals/A way to back track