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, Icosahedrophilia <d20@...> wrote:
> My guess: to model characters like Voltron. And as long as the Gestalt level is higher than the levels of the individual componentsâ other powers, merging bumps up the power level, which can be helpful for overcoming high Resistance levels and such.
I'd say another possibility is just to have damage to the gestalt form carry over to the individual forms, for thematic reasons. I could see as possibly problematic - but even if that were true (and likely not universally), it would be easy to handle.
> Many groups probably wonât ever use it or want it. But its presence in the book doesnât hurt anything, and itâs not as if its presence affects the price or the amount anyone voluntarily pledged on Kickstarter, so at worst itâs a few paragraphs youâll want to skip while reading Great Power cover to cover (which Iâm guessing most of us arenât likely to do more than once).
Wasn't aware that anyone made those claims.