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 Post subject: Mighty Deed of Arms
PostPosted: Wed Jun 08, 2011 9:53 am 
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The example used in the fighter section on 31 doesn't include the attack die in the damage.

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Because the attack die came up a 3, the Deed also succeeds. The warrior does 1d8+2 damage with his longsword


Shouldn't that damage be 1d8+2(str mod)+3(attack die)?

Also, in the paragraph above that it refers to the attack die as the action die. It's confusing.

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If the action die is a 3 or higher, and the attack lands (e.g., the total attack roll exceeds the target’s AC), the Deed succeeds. If the action die is a 2 or less, or the overall attack fails, the Deed fails as well.

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mshensley wrote:
The example used in the fighter section on 31 doesn't include the attack die in the damage.

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Because the attack die came up a 3, the Deed also succeeds. The warrior does 1d8+2 damage with his longsword


Shouldn't that damage be 1d8+2(str mod)+3(attack die) ?


This is correct. Good catch.

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Also, in the paragraph above that it refers to the attack die as the action die. It's confusing.

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If the action die is a 3 or higher, and the attack lands (e.g., the total attack roll exceeds the target’s AC), the Deed succeeds. If the action die is a 2 or less, or the overall attack fails, the Deed fails as well.


That is confusing. Again, good catch.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 08, 2011 7:49 pm 
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You ought to be a proofreader for a living! Thanks for the edits. I'll make sure these get corrected in the final version.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 17, 2011 10:37 am 
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The player rolls two times the attack dice (once for hitting and once for damage if target is hit)
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the player rolls only one time the attack dice and the same result is apply to hitting and damage (if the target is hit) ?

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raskal wrote:
The player rolls two times the attack dice (once for hitting and once for damage if target is hit)
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the player rolls only one time the attack dice and the same result is apply to hitting and damage (if the target is hit) ?

Une seulement, goldurnit.

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I have two other questions.

1/ The rule says :
The Deed succeeds at the most basic level if the attack hits and the attack die is a 3 or higher. The attack inflicts normal damage and the Deed takes place. The higher the attack die the greater the Deed.
Normal damage is Weapon damage + Strengh Modifiers ? (so without the Attack Die result)

2/ What's happen if the attack hits and attack dice is 1 or 2 ? Attack inflicts normal damage (Weapon damage + Strengh Modifiers) ? or the attack fails ?

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raskal wrote:
I have two other questions.

1/ The rule says :
The Deed succeeds at the most basic level if the attack hits and the attack die is a 3 or higher. The attack inflicts normal damage and the Deed takes place. The higher the attack die the greater the Deed.
Normal damage is Weapon damage + Strengh Modifiers ? (so without the Attack Die result)

2/ What's happen if the attack hits and attack dice is 1 or 2 ? Attack inflicts normal damage (Weapon damage + Strengh Modifiers) ? or the attack fails ?


AIUI, normal damage includes the result of the special die for those with MDOAs.

if the attack hits, then the attack hits -- the MDOA might fail alongside it, but the attack still hits.

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If there is no negative effect to fail a MDOA, a warrior's interest is to try a MDOA at each of its attacks.
I am right ?

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raskal wrote:
If there is no negative effect to fail a MDOA, a warrior's interest is to try a MDOA at each of its attacks.
I am right ?

Tu es parfaitement raison.

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VOORAK, L, Hunter, S10, A12, Sm10, P6, I13, L13, AC 10, HP 3, Spear +0 1d8, Init 0; R 0, F 0, W -1, Holy water, Pelt, 3 iron spikes, 50' rope, 3d ration, 4-leaf clover (Find secret doors) (+1), Com +1

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