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by Kyorou
Wed Apr 11, 2007 6:20 am
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: What does the Conan RPG need?
Replies: 9
Views: 3338

I agree with the need for more regional sourcebooks, starting with Turan/Hyrkania and Ophir/Koth.
by Kyorou
Mon Apr 09, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: Question about The Gods (or lack thereof)?
Replies: 80
Views: 17771

Well, in order to stay "Howardian", I'd say about "gods" :

-they are mortal (they may be rather hard to kill though)

-they aren't all-powerful

-their exact nature is unknown and philosophers debated endlessly about it. Howardian characters tend to despise philosophic questions...
by Kyorou
Fri Apr 06, 2007 11:30 am
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: The First of Many
Replies: 33
Views: 9445

Mongoose Gar wrote:That's mainly 'cos Chris asked me for "stuff he could talk about in an ad" and I had the Sorcery chapter open in front of me on my laptop. :)
Now we know how decisions are made at Mongoose :roll:
by Kyorou
Wed Apr 04, 2007 10:02 am
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: Evil Gameing
Replies: 11
Views: 3237

From my experience as GM, I don't forbid my players to play evil characters, but I think it takes a mature player to do so.

Too often I saw an evil character played as a 5-years-old burning ants with a magnifier and lacking any personnality traits besides being evil and power-driven.
by Kyorou
Tue Apr 03, 2007 8:08 am
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: Great Cleave vs the laws of Physics
Replies: 32
Views: 10343

Well, I think rules should support the game and not the opposite. As the GM, you are allowed to say "no" to anything, even if the rules say "yes". Alternatives : Weapons like bardiche and pike are useless in a building, a cave, and so on. In a narrow corridor or stairs, even a broadsword may be inef...