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    Marooned Yatra in the works...

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    I ran it for my group, with a few modifications, and it went over very well. Definitely a fun adventure. Diane

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    Entertainers in Dardunah

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    So what you're basically saying is, "who wants to play the bard?" Currently I'm running a campaign set in the University of Nilam, where all the players are faculty (or a grad student, in one case). One is an elephant with an eidetic memory who studies ancient poetry. He has given performances on more than one occasion. He is good enough that he can captivate even those who don't understand the language he is speaking, so he has occasionally been instrumental (pun intended) in influencing other …

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    Sounds awesome, ReaperWolf! Not that I would expect any less from you.

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    Huzzah! I'm looking to having both a hardcover and a PDF. Let the countdown begin!

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    I've written Shard fanfiction for NaNoWriMo, does that count?

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    Life as a Bat

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    Hello to you too Griffin! I have actually been a member of this forum since 2009, but have only recently started checking it again. I'm looking forward to the new book, as are my players! Diane

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    Dardunah does not have just one legal system, so it would depend on the country. Some might go one way, some another.

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    Life as a Bat

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    Since the small bats (which includes the vampire bats) are very unlikely to ever leave Klinrah, they have a ready source of blood already -- slaves.

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    Life as a Bat

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    Although I understand that the World Guide will have much more information, I think it's unreasonable to ask everyone to wait for however many years it might be until it comes out! I have been running Shard for several years now, and I have a player who plays a Klin. We have done our own world-building when it comes to Klin and Klinrah, and I think it has worked out well. In my world, Klin are indeed secretive and xenophobic and have a huge superiority complex when it comes to the rest of Dardun…

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    Origins 2013

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    Very late notice, I know, but is anyone here going to Origins this year? Besides me, I mean? Diane

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    Handy dandy combat counter...

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    I agree with everything you said! What I mean is, you have to re-roll that 1d6 every time for Initiative. So that number could be anything from 1 to 6. But Agility + Fast Reflexes doesn't change (well, not often anyway). So let's say my jánah has an Agility of 4, and no Fast Reflexes. In the box I would put 4. The text underneath would say Agility + Fast Reflexes Rank, because that is what is IN THE BOX. I guess I'm saying that the text underneath should tell you what is in the box, instead of t…

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    Handy dandy combat counter...

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    Scottie, does that apply to Throw and Missile Combat skills as well? So if you know Martial Arts you take no penalty for using the Maneuver Location Table (unless you're using Artillery...), no matter what type of combat you're engaging in?

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    Handy dandy combat counter...

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    Looking at these a bit more, I'm thinking you might want to change the text a bit, as it's not clear what is fixed and what you roll. So instead of 1d6 + Agility + Fast Reflexes Rank just use Agility + Fast Reflexes Rank since that's the fixed amount. For the second one, it would be 2 + Combat Instinct Rank Just a suggestion! I have players who are still confused about how many dice to roll each time, which is why I'm being so picky. But it's very useful the way it is, and thank you again! I'm s…

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    Handy dandy combat counter...

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    I already made ten of the first version. I was going to ask you to make the bits you cut out a bit more obvious, because they don't show up real well on colored paper. I see you've done that for the boxes to cut out to see the numbers, can you do that for parts you punch out too? It would make things a bit easier. And thank you! These were a big hit in my game yesterday.

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    RE: ReaperWolf has moved...

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    Well, what's one more move! Come to Maryland and I can set you up!

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    Ooo, these are great! I love the ram and the walrus particularly. I've never heard of Battle Beasts before, I'll have to remedy that!

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    One of my players is playing a mouse assassin. Over the course of the game he's developed a mouse "culture" -- mice are small, nobody really pays much attention to them, and they're relatively weak, so they have a sort of network to keep them informed of what's going on. If you've ever read the book "Spook Country" by William Gibson, they're the Systema, a group run by "uncles" that tries its best not to be noticed. He has developed what he calls the "Whisper Tongue", which is a written code the…

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    How are years counted?

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    I am full of questions today... In the main book, the scribe writing the history says it is the 1007th cycle since the Twilight Wars. So would most countries say it is Year 1007? And is that considered to be about when most of the published modules take place? Diane

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    Maybe this has been covered before, as I do not have Devah-like search skills. On page 218, which lists the three types of combat, Natural Weaponry is listed as one of the types. Sort of. My question is let's say you have a completely non-martial character, who has a natural weapon (claws, for example). Would that character's attack roll be based on Brawling (which is half Agility)? Or would you get the full Agility rating? I guess I'm confused as to whether Natural Weaponry is more a combat ski…

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    RE: Houses and Lines

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    Thank you! That does help. Especially the "if they own land and run a House, they are aryahs." That's a great way to distinguish between your standard noble and a more powerful lord. There are maps for all kinds of things in the RPG world, why aren't there maps of Indian palaces, I'd like to know? That would be really helpful! Thanks again Aaron! -Diane