[Runequest] Magical Home Court Advantage?
steve.perrin at gmail.com
Sat Mar 9 16:01:49 EST 2013
Haven't read the Percy Jackson series, but I know that many Olympian
gods were especially followed in certain areas and neglected in others.
Athena in Athens is a standout example, but there were many others. The
Olympian pantheon was really just a mishmash of the all the local cults
after the various cultures climbed out of their particular valleys and
On 3/8/2013 7:38 PM, Asher Royce Yaffee wrote:
> David, I hadn't thought about the inherent home court advantages of
> shamanistic and divine magic. Interesting point. However, I may have
> unintentionally eroded that advantage. My kids love the Percy Jackson
> series, so most of the gaming world follows the Olympian cults and
> there is heavy reliance on divine magic. Therefore invaders could
> bring their priests in tow and find convenient temples along the way.
> Hence my interest in divine spells that only work in certain regions.
> For example, spells that would allow Spartans to disperse cavalry
> charges in Greece, but not in France. Essentially, putting Mark's
> point in the spell book. Does that make sense?
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