[Runequest] Hit Points

Wayne Shaw shaw at caprica.com
Fri Jul 10 04:49:03 EST 2009

At 08:47 AM 7/9/2009, you wrote:
>That's how I remember it as well, though I recall falling being applied to
>locations as well. Even something like drowning is applied as damage to the
>chest location.  Only poison / disease comes to mind for direct HP damage,
>and in terms of weekly healing we would then just count the body HP as
>another location.

The drowning-to-chest thing was a bit edition dependent as I 
recall.  Of course I'm not sure prior to RQ3 I remember any drowning rules.

Fallins was actually kind of vague; they defined damage but didn't 
actually tell you how to apply it, as I recall.

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