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by Rhialto
Wed Mar 21, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: BFRPG: Adventures in Ravenstone
Topic: Adventures in Ravenstone READ THIS FIRST[OOC]
Replies: 50
Views: 8676

Re: Adventures in Ravenstone READ THIS FIRST[OOC]

I don't mind doing more investigation, though my character is no ideally suited for that (low Cha, wrong class).
by Rhialto
Wed Mar 21, 2018 6:16 am
Forum: BFRPG: Adventures in Ravenstone
Topic: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]
Replies: 133
Views: 17457

Re: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]

"Uh-oh. So the other half of our team might already be on a no-return trip to Hawkwind? What can we do?"
by Rhialto
Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: BFRPG: Adventures in Ravenstone
Topic: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]
Replies: 133
Views: 17457

Re: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]

Tam watches the strangers apprehensively, wondering if Benn and Vrak are already on a ship bound to wherever.

He mutters to "Rudolfo"
"I though our little token could get us out of that."
by Rhialto
Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: BFRPG: Adventures in Ravenstone
Topic: Adventures in Ravenstone READ THIS FIRST[OOC]
Replies: 50
Views: 8676

Re: Adventures in Ravenstone READ THIS FIRST[OOC]

I don't mind playing in a small group.
As long as you are ok with that, let's go on.
by Rhialto
Mon Mar 19, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: BFRPG: Adventures in Ravenstone
Topic: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]
Replies: 133
Views: 17457

Re: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]

Tam whispers to "Rudolfo":
"These types don't look like anti-slavery do-gooders, boss. More the opposite.
I wonder what the other two got into."
by Rhialto
Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gaming Material
Replies: 8
Views: 1762

Re: Gaming Material

There is a space opera game called "White Star" that is officially based on the Swords and Wizardry engine. The setting resembles Star Wars and classes are archetypes found in that universe: Aristocrat, Mercenary, Pilot, Star Knight, Alien Brute, Alien Mystic, and Robot. There is no general skill sy...
by Rhialto
Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: BFRPG: Adventures in Ravenstone
Topic: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]
Replies: 133
Views: 17457

Re: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]

What do these men look like?
Are they merchant types or more seedy?
Obviously dangerous?
by Rhialto
Sat Mar 17, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: BFRPG: Adventures in Ravenstone
Topic: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]
Replies: 133
Views: 17457

Re: Adventures in Ravenstone [IC]

Tam closely watches the people "Rudolfo" talks to for any sign of hostility or suspicion that the "wealthy merchant" is really a spy.
by Rhialto
Sat Mar 17, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Alternate initiative rules
Replies: 4
Views: 1344

Re: Alternate initiative rules

That is a good point, but I was going for simplicity first (not the least to make PBP games run faster) and tracking individual initiative is more cumbersome. I think it will work given that group initiative is the default or at least an option in all editions of the classic game that I am aware of....
by Rhialto
Sat Mar 17, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Alternate initiative rules
Replies: 4
Views: 1344

Re: Alternate initiative rules

And a few more changes:
  • Removed combat actions unrelated to initiative.
  • Split readying attacks into melee and missile with slightly different rules for movement in each case (fighting withdrawal + ready melee action is now possible).