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Re: Slams and Stuns

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  • yorrick99
    Thanks! I never thought that only heroes could get slammed or stunned, I just wasn t sure if an additional roll beyond the attack roll against the villain was
    Message 1 of 2 , Jun 17, 2010
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      Thanks!

      I never thought that only heroes could get slammed or stunned, I just wasn't sure if an additional roll beyond the attack roll against the villain was involved or not, and if so, who would roll it.

      --- In icons-rpg@yahoogroups.com, Steve Kenson <stevekenson@...> wrote:
      >
      > On Jun 17, 2010, at 7:55 AM, "Mike Olson" wrote:
      > > Re: the slam/stun/kill thing, it goes both ways. It's just that the
      > > descriptions don't make that clear. This was a major source of annoyance for
      > > me until someone pointed out a more logical way to look at it.
      > >
      > > When you get a Major or Massive Success against a target with a bashing
      > > attack, roll your thing (the attack's damage or level, whichever it is -- I
      > > can't remmeber). Treat your result as the difficulty number for the target
      > > to overcome with his Strength. Then just look at the table: a failure means
      > > he's knocked back, a Moderate Success means he's knocked down, and a
      > > Major/Massive Success means he just takes damage. (Of course, he takes
      > > damage in any event, assuming it gets through his Invulnerability or
      > > whatever.)
      >
      > Thanks, Mike, that is very clearly explained, and indeed how it is intended to work!
      > _____
      > Steve Kenson
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