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by etherial
Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: For Game Masters
Topic: Riposte
Replies: 5
Views: 732

Re: Riposte

ragbasti wrote:
Tue Oct 01, 2019 12:14 pm
Well, the extra success for me already implies that they have beaten their attacker to the punch.
If someone parries your attack well enough to counterattack you, then I highly doubt that you can do the thing back to them in the very same action.
IRL, you absolutely can Riposte a Riposte.
by etherial
Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: For Game Masters
Topic: Old ed spells not included?
Replies: 10
Views: 578

Re: Old ed spells not included?

Ricochet Attack was another combat spell that was pretty powerful and very similar to Lightning Bolt. Figuring out how to make it distinctive and preserve the extra thread mechanic means it didn't make the cut. As written, it's not a good fit for Elementalist and makes more sense as a Wizard spell;...
by etherial
Mon Apr 22, 2019 1:43 am
Forum: For Game Masters
Topic: K'ansanar's tail
Replies: 9
Views: 1507

Re: K'ansanar's tail

Basically, he makes a deal with an Horror to get his tail back. This would imply that he somehow knows that it would no re-grow because, to be honest, who the hell would deal with an Horror so save himself a year worth of dishonor? A deal with a Horror is often a permanent solution to a temporary p...
by etherial
Sat Apr 13, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: For Game Masters
Topic: spell matrices
Replies: 7
Views: 1263

Re: spell matrices

Yup! That is exactly how that works.
by etherial
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Online Play
Topic: Getting Started
Replies: 5
Views: 2800

Re: Getting Started

The game is played using a combination of Discord for text and audio chat, Roll20 for virtual tabletop, and the FASA Games Forum for recordkeeping.
by etherial
Wed Dec 26, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Product Discussion
Topic: Fourth Edition Errata, Clarifications, and FAQs
Replies: 147
Views: 46652

Re: Fourth Edition Errata, Clarifications, and FAQs

Declarations happen before initiative and mostly only matter if you're using a combat option. The guide specifically states that. But you aren't declaring a specific action, only a general class of action. And I don't think it should matter if you change your mind. Reserving your action is somethin...
by etherial
Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: For Players
Topic: Relating Barsaive to our world & peoples outside of Barsaive
Replies: 3
Views: 1069

Re: Relating Barsaive to our world & peoples outside of Barsaive

Slimcreeper wrote:
Sun Dec 09, 2018 12:22 am
Three - Trade is obviously pretty limited because the Scourge would have disrupted most long distance trade. But how tied in would they be to North Africans etc?
Intercontinental Trade predates agriculture, so probably?
by etherial
Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: West Marches
Topic: LFG: [10M] Royal Blood (2018-12-16@19:00 GMT)
Replies: 6
Views: 1548

Re: LFG: [10M] Royal Blood (2018-12-06@23:00 GMT)

Name: Gronk Longtusk
Circle: 10
Discipline: Archer 9 / Liberator 6
Quote/Unique: Sniper, Grouch, Destroyer of Feet
Notable Abilities: Emotion Song, Mystic Pursuit, True Shot
Downtime: Forge Weapon Step 9 (Rank 1)
by etherial
Thu Dec 06, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: For Game Masters
Topic: Scorchers
Replies: 4
Views: 1213

Re: Scorchers

Slimcreeper wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:56 am
Hrm, I'll need to dig that up ... wasn't it a Kaer that depended on elemental fire for defense or something?
Those are the Vorst.