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Re: [PCGenListFileHelp] Skill points +4 more than they should be

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  • Darin McBride
    ... What race? I seem to recall humans getting one extra skill point per level (x4 for first)... ;-)
    Message 1 of 2 , Aug 31, 2006
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      On Thursday 31 August 2006 16:23, Dale Rose wrote:
      > Well, this has me pulling my hair out. :D

      What race? I seem to recall humans getting one extra skill point per level
      (x4 for first)... ;-)

      > The custom class I am putting into PCgen is supposed to get 6 skill points
      > per level, plus the INT modifier. This is multiplied by 4 at the first
      > level.
      >
      > The character I am trying to create has an INT of 17, with a modifer of +3.
      >
      > (6+3)=9 and 9*4=36, so I expect 36 skill points. However PCgen is
      > calculating 40 skill points.
      >
      > A little perplexed, I tried to create a standard Rogue with the same
      > intelligence.
      >
      > Per the RSRD, the Rogue's skill points at 1st Level: (8+Int modifier) x 4.
      >
      > I'm thinking (8+3)=11, 11x4=44, but PCgen is calculating 48 skill points.
      >
      > Am I missing a rule somewhere that adds 4 points? I'm not a game mechanic
      > wizard by any stretch of the imagination, that's why I rely on PCgen. :)
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