Criticals

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Chuck
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Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:53 pm

And Cap, great discussion of the problems inherent in the 4e crit system. I can’t think of anything in there I disagree with, and it’s shaped my thinking quite a bit. Whoever has the license for 5e should hire you.
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Fri Jun 14, 2019 4:49 am

Thank you. Be sure to tell us when you have a draft of the complete rule ready for feedback :)
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Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:39 pm

Remember not to overcomplicate things. Regarding the many dice rolls with a crit is scored, we, at my table, use the original location where the hit was scored, for the critical hit too. Thats one less roll and it makes more sense anyway.
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Sat Jun 15, 2019 3:25 pm

Clint wrote:
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:39 pm
Remember not to overcomplicate things. Regarding the many dice rolls with a crit is scored, we, at my table, use the original location where the hit was scored, for the critical hit too. Thats one less roll and it makes more sense anyway.
Not overcomplicating things is my primary goal -- you guys will have to let me know how I do. I'll leave determination of hit locations out entirely and just do the effects themselves.
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