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by seandon4
Fri Nov 01, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Goblin's in Sunlight
Replies: 9
Views: 1418

Goblin's in Sunlight

I noticed in BFRPG goblin's don't get the -1 to-hit penalty in sunlight they do in the original rules. I figure this is due to not wanting to have too many little extra rules, unless there is another reason, or it's a missed detail? Just wondering.
by seandon4
Fri Oct 25, 2013 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BFRPG Initiative Options?
Replies: 2
Views: 674

BFRPG Initiative Options?

Hi All: Are there any semi-official supplements for one-time (non-staggered) individual initiative for BFRPG or B/X D&D (as opposed to group init and/or rolling each round)? I've been running B/X modules with friends, and while we play classic style, they are used to one-time individual initiative; ...
by seandon4
Tue Jul 23, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Polearm vs Two-Handed Sword
Replies: 12
Views: 2790

Re: Polearm vs Two-Handed Sword

Thank you for the replies. I agree with what you are saying, that the weapon should suit the character/class. I really like BFRPG and would like to join a PBP game in the near future. Thanks again.
by seandon4
Tue Jul 23, 2013 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Polearm vs Two-Handed Sword
Replies: 12
Views: 2790

Re: Polearm vs Two-Handed Sword

Thank you for your reply. You and I understand the value of role playing over "game balance"; still this one seems like a tough sell to players who are astute readers of the rules and used to more balance, when making a character on their own with starting wealth. Especially since the polearm seems ...
by seandon4
Tue Jul 23, 2013 2:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Polearm vs Two-Handed Sword
Replies: 12
Views: 2790

Polearm vs Two-Handed Sword

Hello: I'm new to "B/X" D&D. I noticed that in BFRPG and Labyrinth Lord, the Polearm does the same damage as a Two-Handed Sword, but for less cost. The weight difference is negligible. Is there a reason for that? Does the two-handed sword have an advantage over the polearm? Was this the same in the ...