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Re: [pcgen] Re: [PATHFINDER] [Resolved] Special Abilities using both racial and class HD

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  • Andrew Maitland
    Hi, Glad you were able to figure it out. Thanks for the follow up. http://jira.pcgen.org/browse/DATA-220 Please close that tracker if you verify the fix works.
    Message 1 of 6 , Jan 23, 2011
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      Hi,

      Glad you were able to figure it out. Thanks for the follow up.

      http://jira.pcgen.org/browse/DATA-220

      Please close that tracker if you verify the fix works.

      Cheers,


      On 1/23/2011 7:36 AM, justinschwemmer wrote:
      > Andrew,
      >
      > Ok, the extra DC I was getting was for a couple templates that added to Con (Creature with Class Levels, Rage).
      >
      > However, p. 287 of the Bestiary (Yeti) says the Frightful Gaze ability should be Charisma-based, so that's the issue. When I was trying to figure out the problem, I tried calculating with class levels first, and it just turns out it was the same amount added by my higher Constitution.
      >
      > Thanks!
      > Justin
      >
      > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, Andrew Maitland<drew0500@...> wrote:
      >> Hi,
      >>
      >> Okay, I trackered the issue and reviewed the abilities.
      >>
      >> #1 - All the abilities were coded correctly as I could see for the Formula. However, our Yeti had a
      >> fixed DC set in the Benefit tag. I corrected that.
      >>
      >> #2 - Yeti had DC 15 - 3 from HD, 10 base and 2 from Con, I added 4 levels of fighter, and the DC
      >> remained 15.
      >>
      >> Can you give me any steps you took to get the incorrect result?
      >>
      >>
      >> On 1/16/2011 3:31 AM, Andrew Maitland wrote:
      >>> Hi,
      >>>
      >>> Thanks for the report. If you can find anymore please note it here.
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> On 1/15/2011 9:05 PM, justinschwemmer wrote:
      >>>> I've come across several abilities from the Pathfinder Bestiary dataset that include class HD in calculating DC's for abilities that specifically only use racial HD. For example, and this is the one I most recently came across, I made a yeti with several class levels, and it included them in the calculation of the DC for its Frightful Gaze ability. However, as listed on p. 300 of the Bestiary, gaze attacks only use racial HD for this calculation, and so the DC should only increase if racial HD are added, not class levels.
      >>>>
      >>>> I unfortunately cannot think of the other examples I saw at the moment...
      >>>>
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