[Runequest] Site update & overcoming/resistance
shaw at caprica.com
Mon Jul 21 03:32:37 EST 2008
>Does spirit combat happen enough for this to be significant? or is it
>just magic resistance ?
Hard to say; in all the RQ games I ever saw, there was quite a bit of
spirit combat, since spirits were a virtual necessity as a source of
magic points, and those were a necessity for real magical potency. I
can't say how universal this was.
I know people who find even dividing by 2, (especially since mp may be
>changing all the time)
>a distraction. Percentiles can often be "sold" to people who are
Well, to be bluntly honest, people who are so math phobic as to be
unwilling to divide by two and round are more math phobic than I want
to typically deal with in an RPG; they aren't liable to like
modifiers and such either at that point.
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