[Runequest] RQ Skill Deterioration

Lev Lafayette lev at rpgreview.net
Thu Apr 29 18:55:05 EST 2010

On Thu, 2010-04-29 at 09:45 +0100, Phil Hibbs wrote:
> Albert Ramirez:
> > This is why most rune priest's combat skills are limited to DEXx5.
> They
> > are too busy with cult duties to practice their combat skills and
> they
> > deteriorate.
> True, but it's a pretty blunt implement - if a DEX 16 initiate with
> 120% sword attack skill becomes a priest, do they lose ~40% instantly?

Quite true that. If one is to use that rule (and I certainly never have)
the sensible thing would be freeze the value if it is over the limit and
only allow increases to the limit.

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