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Re: [PCGenListFileHelp] Re: Tag to allow access to Spell Schools?

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  • Andrew
    Yeah, pretty much. Only way I can think of that solves the issue for you. ... -- Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing) Admin Silverback - PCGen Board of Directors Data
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      Yeah, pretty much. Only way I can think of that solves the issue for you.



      On 11/24/2012 11:48 AM, daft_inquisitor wrote:
      > So, in essence, it's making a feat pool that tells you to prohibit your spells that way, rather than making it intrinsic to the subclass selection process itself? That's intriguing. And it should solve my problem perfectly.
      >
      > --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, Andrew <drew0500@...> wrote:
      >> Hi,
      >>
      >> Fair enough, I can give a bit more detailed assessment then:
      >>
      >> #Class File
      >> CLASS:My Uber Cool Wizard
      >> 1 PROHIBITSPELL:SCHOOL.Evocation|PREVARGTEQ:ProhibitEvocation,1
      >> 1 PROHIBITSPELL:SCHOOL.Illusion|PREVARGTEQ:ProhibitIllusion,1
      >> 1 PROHIBITSPELL:SCHOOL.Enchantment|PREVARGTEQ:ProhibitEnchantment,1
      >> 1 PROHIBITSPELL:SCHOOL.Necromancy|PREVARGTEQ:ProhibitNecromancy,1
      >> 1 PROHIBITSPELL:SCHOOL.Abjuration|PREVARGTEQ:ProhibitAbjuration,1
      >> SUBCLASS:Evoker CHOICE:SCHOOL|Evocation KNOWNSPELLSFROMSPECIALTY:1
      >> BONUS:ABILITYPOOL|Wizard Prohibited School|2
      >> SUBCLASS:Illusionist CHOICE:SCHOOL|Illusion KNOWNSPELLSFROMSPECIALTY:1
      >> BONUS:ABILITYPOOL|Wizard Prohibited School|2
      >> #Abilitycategory File
      >> ABILITYCATEGORY:Wizard Prohibited School CATEGORY:Special Ability VISIBLE:QUALIFY
      >> TYPE:WizardProhibitSchool EDITABLE:YES EDITPOOL:NO DISPLAYLOCATION:Class Abilities
      >> PLURAL:Wizard Prohibited Schools
      >>
      >> #Ability File
      >> Forbid Evocation CATEGORY:Special Ability !PRESUBCLASS:1,Evoker
      >> DEFINE:ProhibitEvocation|0 BONUS:VAR|ProhibitEvocation|1
      >> Forbid Illusion CATEGORY:Special Ability !PRESUBCLASS:1,Illusionist
      >> DEFINE:ProhibitIllusion|0 BONUS:VAR|ProhibitIllusion|1
      >>
      >> (repeat for each prohibit school)
      >>
      >> Hope that gives a better picture.
      >>
      >>
      >> On 11/24/2012 11:22 AM, daft_inquisitor wrote:
      >>> I'm not proficient enough in the system that I've started using variable values, but I'll tinker with that and see what I get out of it. Thanks for the suggestion! :)
      >>>
      >>> --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, Andrew <drew0500@> wrote:
      >>>> Hi,
      >>>>
      >>>> Homebrew setting with a homebrew class?
      >>>>
      >>>> Ah, well I don't know how you've got it set up, but why not make the class just one and do this:
      >>>>
      >>>> CLASS:Wizard Wonder
      >>>> 1 <> PROHIBITSPELL:SCHOOL.Evocation|PREVARGTEQ:ProhibitEvocation,1
      >>>> repeat for all the schools in your system. Then you choose your prohibited schools, and the var is
      >>>> set, when you get a feat or ability that allows you to remove a restricted school, you just devalue
      >>>> the var in question. Problem solved. ;)
      >>>>
      >>>> You know, that does solve a few old issues, I should think about implementing that for our core.
      >>>> Thanks for the brain puzzler. :)
      >>>>
      >>>> Cheers,
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>> On 11/24/2012 10:54 AM, daft_inquisitor wrote:
      >>>>> No, it's for a homebrew setting based on 3.5. I'm trying to come up with alternate ways around my problem from the other day, multiple subclasses/specializations.
      >>>>>
      >>>>> I figured the easiest way to avoid the subclass issue was to just prohibit all schools of magic to the class by default, then allow them to select two usable schools. Unfortunately, if there's no tag for that, it won't really work...
      >>>>>
      >>>>> --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, Andrew <drew0500@> wrote:
      >>>>>> Hi,
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> Currently no. Is this Pathfinder?
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> On 11/24/2012 10:21 AM, daft_inquisitor wrote:
      >>>>>>> Just wondering if there is a tag allowing access to Spell Schools? For example, if I chose a Specialist Wizard, and wanted a Prestige Class that would allow him to regain use of one of his prohibited schools.
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>> I would hope there was a tag for this, but I haven't been able to find it.
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
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      >>>>>> Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
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      Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
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