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Sczarni *** RPG Venture-Lieutenant, Connecticut—Manchester aka Cpt_kirstov

wraithstrike wrote:
blackbloodtroll wrote:

I like that explanation...

If I wasn't making this check, would I be considered in "immediate danger"?

If yes, you can't Take 10. If no, you can Take 10.

I also like it.

<sarcasm>To go back to the jumping a 10 foot hole;

1)If your feet are 10 feet from the edge, and you are not tied to something, then yes the government considers you in immediate danger.

2)to answer your question, Yes, if you tried to proceed over that 10 foot area and did not try to make this check walking straight out you would be intermediate danger, so by the explanation as quoted, you would not be able to take 10.
</sarcasm>

Another question to counter the explanation I quoted in the 10 foot hole scenario:
So a ready action happens before the thing it is interrupting correct?
If the 'immediate danger' only counts if you are in danger before the attempt.... what about a scenario where there is someone stealthed with a bow, with a readied action to hit the first person that tried to jump the pit while they were in the air. If they don't make the jump, they are not in immediate danger, but as soon as they make the jump, before the results are determined, they are (yes something like this came up in a PFS game when it was a bad guy jumping the pit). Do you just modify the difficulty of the jump to simulate the twisting away from a arrow midair? or do they count as in "immediate danger" before the jump because they will be attacked, even if there are no hostile people visible? What if the 'archer' is a indiana jones style dart trap that attacks you as soon as you pass between two points (directly over the pit)? What if the first 20 feet on the other side is an illusion, and the actual pit is 30 feet wide not 10? especially in the last case. You're trying to jump 10 feet across a 30 foot pit.

I guess what I'm trying to say is why should we as GMs have to give PCs 'free perception checks' as part of the jump check. Perception isn't part of the skill. So in those instances either the check is always dangerous, or they take damage because it "wasn't dangerous before you jumped, but became so as soon as you left the ground, if you had rolled, you might have made it though".

I would posture that the same danger is posed by jumping without doing a perception check of the room. If you specifically look to the other side and confirm there is a landing zone, you should be alright to take ten. If you don't know where you are going to land, you may hit gravel, a loose rock, a slippery (wet or moss covered) rocks. It happens at least once a season in Cop shows either the bad guy misjudges where he's going to land or the cop does during a case across rooftops... if its the bad guy, he falls to his death, if its a cop, he grabs onto the side of the roof and let the bad guy get away. As I said in the sarcastic part of my post, unless you take pains to prevent the danger by tying yourself off before jumping, the danger is there.

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Rogar Valertis wrote:
I find it suspect a bunch of revolutionaries had the means to topple a whole nation and access to very powerful magic too.

Have you read the description for Hell's Rebels AP?Yeah, these cost a little more than a 5th level PC has, but who knows, if a PC gets to 20th level toppling a government... they'll have rooms full of treasure to spend on vorpral, soul sucking guillotines.

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The Wiki has a little more information for them. But it only has 3 sources listed... There may be more out there.

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I'm pretty sure all of his appearances have been mentioned in this thread.

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xeose4 wrote:
For those of you who do not know what a lunar naga looks like, they're not at all hard on the eyes (pic here) and, I mean, compared to normal naga.

If you're going to show the lunar naga, you might as well actually show Celeste

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The Faiths of ___ books were pretty crunch heavy. They added the paladin codes to those gods that accept paladins, and a lot of good crunch but not much fluff. "Inner Sea Gods" and "Gods and Magic" both had more fluff than crunch.... the later of these was written in the 3.5 days at about the time they were deciding if they were going to create pathfinder or go to 4E, is it was intentionally written crunch-lite.

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Turin the Mad wrote:
It depends. We don't know enough at the moment about Hell's Vengeance - such as what city it is set in/around/starts from.

We do know a little mostly where it does not start from:

Erik Mona wrote:
Kevin Mack wrote:
Really hope it is set elsewhere in Cheliax and seperate from hell's rebels

It is. Both APs take place during the same general rebellion in Cheliax, but they do not deal with the same location. Hell's Rebels is all about the city of Kintargo. Hell's Vengeance doesn't go there at all.

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Deadmanwalking wrote:
Cpt_kirstov wrote:
Skeld wrote:
BigDTBone wrote:
All I can say, is I hope we get a new official stat block for Blackjack.

I had the exact same thought when I first heard about a Vigilante class.

-Skeld

which blackjack?

Presumably the one from the Guide to Korvosa and Curse of the Crimson Throne. He's very much a masked vigilante with a secret identity who's unique to Golarion after all.

It's possible to do his stats with existing stuff, but not easy.

And I'd bet we get a new person as the Iconic vigilante, rather than anyone who's been mentioned before.

Sorry, I meant to say, which version of blackjack?

We now know of 4 different versions, each would have different stats

Curse of the crimson throne adventure path and 'The Fencing Master' webfiction:

Master Raneiro
Vencarlo Orisini
Varian Jagarre (briefly)
Players can become blackjack

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Skeld wrote:
BigDTBone wrote:
All I can say, is I hope we get a new official stat block for Blackjack.

I had the exact same thought when I first heard about a Vigilante class.

-Skeld

which blackjack?

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wraithstrike wrote:
Both of those links go to a $22 dollar book, so I am assuming it is a softcover. Most of the hardcover come in at around at least $40.

. Wraith.. That is exactly what they are discussing... That the softcover has a link but in dale mccoys second post Erik says there's a hardcover coming out too

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What they said but if you are looking for an easier module for new gms...crypt of thee reflate came out at the same time as the core rule book..this was a little more friendly to new game Masters also the module that comes with the beginner box is a great starting module.. As it was made for just that purpose

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bugleyman wrote:


It also seems like a new core set every six months is a tough sell. Sure, lots of people will buy the first, and maybe the second, but then what? I can't see much of a market for a fourth or fifth variation on the same (expensive) game.

Shrug, Magic has a new 'base set' and a seporate 'beginning of story arch' set every year since 1993 until this year. Yes, that is a different market, but its the same strategy, and still in the gaming community.

Each base set of the adventure card game also has new rulessets included.

Skull and Shackles had shipboard combat
Wrath of the righteous has mythic rules

I don't have the time to pick it up and try it, but the payers of the game in the area tend to like it, and have bought into many of the peripherals. During PAX EaST we had a pretty consistent 45 minute backup for the card game table...

I think things like the card game subscription allow paizo to see if the trend of sales if falling. and they are up on their numbers enough to see when the writing hits the wall.

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LazarX wrote:
Nothing from 3.5 is canonical unless it's referenced by Pathfinder-era material. Elves of Golarion is... subject to modifications, anything that violates present canon like Guardians of Dragonfall, is not.

More the other way around. 90+% of the 3.5 material is canonical unless invalidated by a more recent source. even then the 3.5 material may be correct and the new source wrong.

Guardians of Dragonfall had an issue of being released 5 months before the Gazetteer for Golarion was even printed. So how many things worked in Golarion wasn't set in stone yet. Most of the things that were 'retconned out' are from this time. The really interesting thing is that Dragonfall is one of the few things that actually got actively taken off the map. most retcons in Golarion just do not get mentioned again. There are very few things that are 'erased' most are 'forgotton'

see a similar thread to this one from 2013 where James explains the creative team's views on the subject of retcons, or This thread specifically on Dragonfall.

other Retcons I can think of:
*Queen Abrogail II of Cheliax being a 'Child Queen'
*Existence of Paladins of Asmodeus
*Some of Dragons of Golarion (same reason as dragonfall)
*Existance of the Darklight Sisterhood
* a Ghostbusters easter egg that snuck by the editors.
*Achekek's stat block (I think)
*The Ban on worship of Sarenrae in Taldor
* some of Erastil's more sexist teachings
*How old guns in Golarion are
*Humor dragons based on the 4 temperaments from pathfinder AP #4
*Slight edits to the calender to make months more closely mirror our own
*Seeker of Secrets had quite a few clerical errors on locations of people, and dates that needed to be corrected.
*I think the big cannons captured by the Gorilla King have been removed to fit Golarion's Firearms level.

That's the end of my 1 hour editing window... so I'm goin to stop looking for more examples

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unfortunatly, it isnt given a date in the Andoran, Birthplace of Freedom book that came out this month either.. although there is more information on the event there that I do not think has been written before

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I think Erik said He's approved sculpts for the next 2 sets in one of his blogs

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as someone who has over 700 Paizo PDFs and a hundred or so 3pp PDFs that I want to download to my new external hard drive that I got after my desktop crashed.... it would be awesome if I could download them all in batches instead of one at a time.

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Look to the event itself. Make sure that any scenarios you ran are checked off there as "being offered". If they are not on the being offered list they no longer show up as offering credit.

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Ryan Wickes wrote:
Just a personal opinion here, if an organizer made it fully aware that these scenarios were retired for their lethality, but the players wanted to do it anyway couldn't be put back into the list of legal scenarios?

Many of them were not retired for their lethality. Some of them gave access to things that, in hindsight, broke the wealth by level guidelines, others gave a one time ability that could break some of the other organized play rules, or otherwise caused too much table variation in how they were policed by the GM. Some introduced/included things that were retconneced out the setting. I can think of only one which was retired due to being considered lethal.

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Kalindlara wrote:
roll4initiative wrote:
Robert Hetherington wrote:

There is a Decemvirate mini.

You're not going to like it though.

That is awesome! Is that really a Decemvirate? I don't remember what the Decemvirate Helm looks like. No access to my PFS Field Guide at the moment. And, is that Shiela Heidmarch?

The Decemvirate Helm is in Michael Brock's avatar, if that helps. :)

I think the Decemvirate allows some personalization see the pictures on the wiki article about them

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While not all here is a list of some of the named vampires.

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Call around to game stores local enough the you can drive to them... many have older as on the shelves that are out of print online. My local store still has most of kingmaker on the shelves

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I think it depends on the type of trap.

PRD wrote:
Trap Spotter (Ex): Whenever a rogue with this talent comes within 10 feet of a trap, she receives an immediate Perception skill check to notice the trap. This check should be made in secret by the GM.

Mechanical traps must have a mechanical trigger. This is part of the trap, and would therefore be trapspoted

Magic traps may have a trigger (think runes) In which case they would get a roll. But if the trap goes off 'when someone of non-evil alignment steps within 60 feet of object Y the trap magically recognizes them and casts lightning bolt down the hallway'. In this case the entire trap is 50+ feet away, on the object, and there is nothing to notice within ten feet of him, he would not get a roll - unless they aren't the first party to go into this room/hallway.

What REALLY gets dicey is:

Putting behind a button so as to not derail the main post too much:
when you have trap A that is obvious.... but the power source for that trap is using a (possibly combustible) magic item to hold a necklace of fireballs 25 feet above in the cathedral ceiling with mage hand. So in deactivating the first trap the power to the item dies and the necklace falls...would this be one trap with two different DCs, or one trap and an environmental hazard? Or does it depend on the level of the party and how many have evasion?

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the easiest way to tell this is to put a AP book in your cart with the CDs/dice, and begin the checkout process.... the shipping price labeled if you do not hold it in your cart for that should be the same as an AP subsciption

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Qstor wrote:

Monster - Clanky from Emerald Spire.

wasn't he a repainted in the emerald spire kickstarter pack?

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First click on my account and go all the way to the bottom there are some checkboxes for mail and things the top one is allow Paizo users to send me Private messages. I don't know if other members buttons will show up if you do not have that checked.

Sczarni *** RPG Venture-Lieutenant, Connecticut—Manchester aka Cpt_kirstov

I believe that just those people running GM 101/201 get star credit, and that it should be reported with no players and one slot with each GM running, with not players. (this is from memory, I will check into that to confirm- I thought it was mentioned in the GM101 document somewhere.....)

Sczarni *** RPG Venture-Lieutenant, Connecticut—Manchester aka Cpt_kirstov

Gm 101 and 201 can be reported. They only count as a table for GM stars credit.

your other assumptions sound correct. For intros 2 and 3 if you run them now, you should not get credit. But if you reported them now for a game you ran 3 years ago it should

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Kelsey, which PDF reader are you using? I found that the native reader runs really slow (10+seconds a page), but Goodreader is worth the $5 in the app store as it takes under 3 seconds a page.

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Also Fantasy author Sara Douglass Has an article on her site on worldbuidling

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It doesn't sound liked you are publishing the world you are building, so clicking around www.pathfinderwiki.com and reading a few pages there might spark some ideas

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Seamstress_Druid wrote:

Why is it that Paizo hasn't expanded upon this either in Jade Regent book #2 in the Shelyn article or in Inner Sea Gods? There is only one line:

I'm pretty sure none of the holy texts have been expanded upon.

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CasHTusK wrote:

Great!

Is it any hope that we'll see it in Russian?

This is by the company that does the other translations. Is there such a company for Russian?

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Pexx wrote:

.@Joana

1.A I don't have to pay an arm and a leg for netflix dvds comes with my subscription. I pay amazon 60 dollars a year for "free" shipping. What I am getting at is there are other avenues/models to go down than kicking the shipping cost direct to the consumer i.e. you and me.

Netflix Buys a DVD for $8, charges someone 15/month, and you can get at most 5 dvds during that time, and they pay about 50 cents each way for mailing. So you are paying at least 1/4 of the DVD. They rent them out between 10 and 20 times, making about 400%, and then send the DVDs used for $5. For a final profit of about 450% per Dvd. There is a plus or minus for Dvds that get damaged, or when someone gets a dvd they don't really care about and has it for a month before watching it, giving netflix a 200% profit on that one viewer.

400% profit with a $4 shipping loss for netflix vs 45%-120% profit per item and anywhere from $4 to $12 shipping loss per product for paizo, its not a valid comparison.

your other comparison:

Amanzon Prime has lost Millions of dollars with amazon prime every quarter. According to one article they lost over 170 million dollars due to amazon prime during the last christmas season, and 125 million this quarter. Paizo doesn't have the other revenue streams to suck up a loss like that. The most recent estimate I've seen is that Amanzon looses $11 per amazon prime membership they sell annually. Amanzon currently makes all of its money by its third party selling, and its app store... and amazon's 3rd party selling shipping is more expensive than paizo's.

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Vic Wertz wrote:
If you look through pretty much *any* thread about minis sets, you'll find people asking for more PC-types and few or no monsters, and you'll find people asking for more monsters and few or no PCs.

Yup - BPorter, to prove Vic's point, I'm your opposite. As someone who is a collector, I have almost every D&D mini from the beginning through 4th edition.. and then pathfinder battles. That means I have about 1070 unique sculpts of D&D miniatures plus every pathfinder battles miniature to date. If I never get another generic human or elf again it will be too soon. Once you count doubles, I have over 2,000 human or elf miniatures (and that's not counting reaper bones) . Why would I need another one?

Every time I see a human previewed I sigh and think "well there's another spot that could have been used by a monster that has never gotten a miniature, but instead another (insert class) with (insert weapon or spell effect)" Trying to find 'something suitable' for things like tatzlewurms or reefclaws was painful until they came out in miniature form. I mean, how do you find something to put the right mindset into your players when they see a basidirond?

If your party is facing a fighter with an ax or a fighter with a sword..... 90% of the time it will last less then 3 rounds, so as long at it looks martial no one cares.

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yup, usually the authorization will still go through, so that if the card has already been reported stolen the bank or credit card company can alert the vendor before the charge itself hits

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2 Notes
1) as the rambler states, the green ones are recycled material

2)And at least a few years ago, Vic had said that all of the packing peanuts that Paizo used were recycled from what they received from distributors. So "other options" might raise the shipping and handling prices

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Most liky you were only charged once the other two are most likly authorizations. The issue was most likly that your billing address on the card not exactly like the billing address you put into the system.....

For the authorizations see thier FAQ here

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You can make your own. Click on my name and download the image extractor there. Load the PDFs of the free players guide, burnt offerings, or runelords anniversary edition. In the extractor pick the page number of the map. Hit extract

Note the community use policy does not allow you to share thier art even when modified in this way

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In my game last week, a PC made the perception check for the stork/quasit, pointed it out to the other PCs, one of whom immediately said "look! Food!" and shot his bow at it initiating combat.

Long story short:
the quasit got color sprayed, and 3 longbow crits on it before he could get out of range, and it died (after encounter 1 but before any of the other scripted encounters, thus making the later encounters much different)

Should they have gotten the +4 for the town track for violence? They were in the festival at the time, so lots of people would have seen the weapon carrying character say 'look food' and shoot an arrow at a bird for no 'reason'. But this was the festival, it could have been let loose from a petting zoo, or be tied to a midwife or psycic's tent, or be a pet of one of the hundreds of farmers in the tent city. I decided at the time that this counted as a violent act, even though they killed it and could present its true form as evidence (which they didn't do).

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Chronicler is more than just a competition, it's also a regular webpage for pathfinder fan fiction.

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Erick Wilson wrote:
This is 2015. I think venues without wifi or a reliable cell signal represent a corner case, at best. And even if we're going to include those in the discussion, the rule could still be that you need to present the source material only in the event that you don't have access to the pfsrd.

Conventions: the 6 conventions we support, only 1 has free wifi, the others have no or spotty cell reception, and wifi costs $15 per day.

Game stores: We play PFS at 5 game stores in the state. 2 of them have free wifi. The other 4 games stores in the state who were not interested PFS only 1 had wifi. So about 30% of game stores I have visited in this state (CT) have it available to customers. Of course this is also one of the 3 states with the highest price per square foot in retail space cost, and the state in the process of raising the minimum wage to the highest in the country, so small businesses are feeling the financial stress. Many of the game stores are in basements of buildings, and have no cell reception. I'd say 50% you can't get wifi or 3G (or higher) cell service.

So not so much a corner case as you might think. If you are a first time player at one of these stores or conventions, and you think as you seem to that they'll have free wifi, so you don't bring resources with you.... that means at least one game day or day of the convention you will be stuck running games with pregenerated characters. It also punishes those without smart phones and/or tablets. Its better to treat all players the same at all locations, meaning everyone has to bring a source.

Erick Wilson wrote:
I still think Walter's idea about a more comprehensive and vigilantly updated official Paizo SRD that PFS players could access via a subscription fee is probably the best one though.

But they don't do subscriptions that don't include physical product, and what you are asking for is already handled by the subscription PDFs. The subscription you are talking about would lower the number of subscribers to the book lines, which would mean they would have to print less books, which raises the cost of printing each book, which increases the cost of the books to the consumer, which would lower the number of subscribers to the book lines, which would mean they would have to print less books, which raises the cost of printing each book, which increases the cost of the books to the consumer, which would lower the number of subscribers to the book lines, which would mean they would have to print less books, which raises the cost of printing each book, which increases the cost of the books to the consumer...... until Paizo is no more. The PRD is all of the RPG line books for free, because that's as much as they can do without having their business model thrown on its head. (Note: they have made a few exceptions such as the technology guide)

Also I'm not sure what you mean by "vigilantly updated" the PRD is updated the same day that errata comes out. When a new book comes out, it takes some time to get it added, but that also helps with books sales, if you want to start playing with the newest and greatest, you by the book or PDF on street date.

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Ravingdork wrote:
Zaister wrote:
A swarm is always composed of 4 squares. These need not be in a 2 by 2 square formation, the swarm is shapeable and can assume a new shape with each move. The only restriction is that its squares remain contiguous. So basically, at any one time the swarm can form any one "Tetris-shape".

Where's the rule for this? The closest thing I recall is that they can fit through any space that their component creatures can fit through. Aside from that, I thought they were always 2x2 square swarms. Any variations in shape would come from multiple contiguous 2x2 swarms.

Am I wrong?

yes an no.. from the PRD:

" A single swarm occupies a square (if it is made up of nonflying creatures) or a cube (of flying creatures) 10 feet on a side, but its reach is 0 feet, like its component creatures."

but

"Larger swarms are represented by multiples of single swarms. The area occupied by a large swarm is completely shapeable, though the swarm usually remains in contiguous squares."

so single swarms are supposed to be a 10x10 square, but as soon as you have more than one swarm, it could a 5x40 line.... I have seen it be a common houserule that a single swarm was shapable as well

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Mark Stratton wrote:

So, some VLs have responsibilities that aren't game schedule or game day related.

It all depends upon the needs of the region and the VCs view of how to address those needs.

Yup, since i work on computers, and troll the boards a lot, one of my responsibilities is to tell my VC if there is a thread he needs to read, and possibly chime in on.

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If you are looking to buy.. Here's the link http://paizo.com/products/btpy8bkw?paizocom-Gift-Certificate

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I was going to say something similar to Koboldhammer, but he beat me to it... one of the few things from my 'beginning using bunson burners' class at the beginning of high school Chemistry that I remember

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It was originally going to be a Feb release, when it was pushed back, they most likely didn't update the release date in the system, so it just showed the current stock of 0 and sold out when the original release date was reached.

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Darkborn wrote:

Indeed - we'll start with Boar and Rabbit then. Also, I'll start the post on Saturday with a link to a new thread the same way as Death's Heretic. Here we go...

I know that you want to keep the voting organic for what we read next, but I think that we need to make another thread for deciding order - that way, if someone were going to star with the next book, they could order it when it is announced, and have it in before the first part of the discussion starts, so they won't be playing catch up the entire time.

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Are you asking about having the players like the bosses, or the PCs?

If you're asking about the players, make their builds tough, but flavourful. Remember, most fights last less than 8 rounds. Depending on the level, you'll probably have room to use a flavourful feat or two.

Another thing. If you haven't built the sisters.... Maybe add some stuff from the occult adventures playtest? Looks like you're using mostly core, so some of these things might 'break' their ideas of what is possible... This could make them memorable encounters....

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looks up yup, still got it

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Garrett Guillotte wrote:
Lord Fyre wrote:
B.T.W., even notice how disorganized and ineffective the Technic League is at controlling technology - even though it somehow kept super-science from spreading into the neighboring nations.

My reading of the Technic League is that it doesn't really care about the spread of technology as much as it claims, because most Androffan technology is useless or redundant to magic, much of the good stuff will break before anyone figures it out, and the rest is literal toxic waste.

The League does care about the spread of its studies of technology, and while it's internally dysfunctional the League somehow gets awfully competent in a hurry toward defectors or when so much as a League book winds up in a third party's hands.

But isn't that the opposite of why the Technic league is hunting the main character in City of the Fallen Sky. they aren't hunting him for defecting, and he's not teaching others their secrets at the time, but instead they hunt him because he has 3 baubles from the sky mount. Its been a while since I read, that book, so I MAY be wrong....

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