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Re: [pcgen] [pathfinder] Shadowdancer Shadow Companion - Fortitude saves

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  • Andrew Maitland
    Hi, No, the group allows uploads to our file section though. Okay, if the Template isn t working then that is a bug. ... -- Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing) PCGen
    Message 1 of 9 , May 28, 2010
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      Hi,

      No, the group allows uploads to our file section though.

      Okay, if the Template isn't working then that is a bug.


      On 5/27/2010 11:42 PM, Saxum Caribetum wrote:
      > On 28/05/2010 03:38, Andrew Maitland wrote:
      >
      >> Hi,
      >>
      >> Is it showing up correctly on the preview and PDF?
      >>
      >>
      > no - everything is quite consistent... I can post a PCG + PDF is that
      > helps? (It'll be a few hours yet - I'm just into work (UK time))
      >
      > Does the yahoo mail list support attachments?
      >
      >
      >> On 5/27/2010 1:50 PM, Saxum Caribetum wrote:
      >>
      >>
      >>> On 27/05/2010 01:50, Andrew Maitland wrote:
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>> This has been fixed and will be available by the next nightly build. Or when we release 5.17.3.
      >>>>
      >>>> To fix yourself simply add '|Undead' to the TEMPLATE:Incorporeal on the races_companions version of the Shadow.
      >>>>
      >>>> The race is called:
      >>>> Companion (Shadow)
      >>>>
      >>>> TEMPLATE:Incorporeal|Undead
      >>>> is how that should be looking. Work keeps pulling me away from my machine. But I'll get the HD issue dealt with. However, it occurs to me, unless pathfinder changed the rules, that a Creature of the Familiar kind gets either Half the Master HP or it's own HP (whichever is better). This is something we should look at correcting.
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>> hmm
      >>>
      >>> I have
      >>>
      >>> * removed the Shadow Companion& saved the character, quit PCGen
      >>> * applied that edit, saved the edited LST file
      >>> * restarted PCGen
      >>> * reloaded the character
      >>> * on Inventory, Resources, add a new Shadow Companion
      >>>
      >>> a quick look at Character Sheet shows 0 ability bonus for Fortitude.
      >>> Looking in the saved PCG file for the Shadow, both the old, pre-LST-edit
      >>> and new have
      >>>
      >>> # Character Templates
      >>> TEMPLATESAPPLIED:[NAME:Undead]
      >>> TEMPLATESAPPLIED:[NAME:Incorporeal]
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> For that matter, I note that Melee combat and CMB have Ability bonus of
      >>> +0, and a Misc bonus of +2 (the Dex value), indicating that PCGen is not
      >>> actually "using Dex instead of Str, Cha instead of Con", but appears to
      >>> be fudging it with a Str/Con bonus of 0, and a trait derived bonus equal
      >>> to Dex or Cha (as appropriate) applied where specially indicated...
      >>>
      >>> Confirming this, Climb and Swim [Str based; no Con based skills] both
      >>> show a +0 Ability bonus (and +0 Misc).
      >>> Now, I admit that an incorporeal flying critter has little need of those
      >>> skills, but the formula still shows up, and opens a window into PCGen's
      >>> workings...
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>
      >>
      >
      >

      --
      Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
      PCGen Board of Directors, Admin Silverback
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