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Re: [PCGenListFileHelp] Re: Caster Level?

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  • Eddy Anthony
    ... PCLEVEL affects all things spellcasting I believe, but not actual levels. ... Sound like how the ranger and paladin work, I d look at those class entries
    Message 1 of 4 , Nov 26, 2003
      Thomas Clegg wrote:

      >
      >> Yes, use: BONUS:CASTERLEVEL|YourClass|-1
      >>
      >> This will adjust the output of this tag but not other things like
      > spells
      >> known and DC of spells. If you want to adjust the actual level use:
      >>
      >> BONUS:PCLEVEL|YourClass|-1
      >
      > THanks Eddy! That kind of helps. Although, won't PCLEVEL actualy
      > remove a level? He'd still be a X level character, but his
      > spellcasting would be X-3

      PCLEVEL affects all things spellcasting I believe, but not actual levels.

      > THis is the situation as I see it.
      >
      > Myclass gains spellcasting at 4th level. at 4th, he's considered a
      > 1st level caster for purposes of DC, # of magic Missiles, etc.
      >
      > when he gets to 9th level and gains knowing soe 3rd level spells
      > (he's like a sorcerer in that he only knows X spells per level) if he
      > gets fireball, it would be 6d6, he'd be 6th level I think for Spell
      > penetration purposes, range would be as if he were 6th level, etc.
      >
      > Perhaps CASTERLEVEL needs to be an actual tag for the CLASS: lines?
      >
      > Tom

      Sound like how the ranger and paladin work, I'd look at those class entries
      for an idea on how to code it.

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      ~ Eddy
      ~ Doc Chimp
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