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  • Doug Limmer
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      On 6/11/2012 11:32 AM, FerretDave wrote:
      >
      > Greetings,
      >
      > I don't use pathfinder, or words of power, but a quick read of this
      > made me think that each 'word' could be considered a 'spell' as far as
      > PCGen is concerned, and its then just the 'spells per day' output that
      > needs some consideration for display.
      >
      > Not sure if PCGen handles just a single number per level for the
      > SPELLS<per_day> tag (cant recall the tag in the CLASS lst, or whether
      > it could take a string (that then could show the breakdown of words
      > combinations)).
      >
      > Setup a subclass for each caster class that uses the WordCaster spell
      > list and ... it may do it?
      >
      > Just had a quick read through so I may have missed something
      > important, hope this helps anyway.
      >
      > Cheers
      > D
      >
      > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com <mailto:pcgen%40yahoogroups.com>, Andrew
      > <drew0500@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Hi,
      > >
      > > Looks like you should make the 'Effects' the spells; everything else
      > an ability pool item. You'd
      > > have to use CLASSES:ALL=x with x being the spell level; then a
      > PRExxx in the spell to limit it to
      > > the character... yeah, it's a complicated set up...
      > >
      > > That's my mere 5 minutes of glancing.
      > >
      > > If you want to implement that in a true fashion, you'd need CODE work -
      > >
      > > Allow SPELLLIST to take a Chooser
      > > Allow SPELLKNOWN to take a Chooser
      > >
      > > Then you'd assign the Effect to a Classlist. I can see why it'd be a
      > headache to implement.
      > >
      > > I'll give the greenlight to release the set without the complicated
      > Words of Power System citing
      > > it'll need more code work to support.
      > >
      > > Things I see needed to implement this:
      > > Chooser support for Classspell lists, SPELLLEVEL, SPELLKNOWN
      > > The ability to swap out class spell lists on the fly (Well at least
      > at 1st level of a spell class).
      > >
      > > Cheers,
      > >
      > > On 6/10/2012 7:41 PM, Doug Limmer wrote:
      > > > On 6/10/2012 10:15 PM, Andrew wrote:
      > > >> Words of Power - Do you have a link and I'll ponder a workable
      > solution?
      > > >>
      > > > Here's a URL for the system:
      > > >
      > > >
      > http://paizo.com/pathfinderRPG/prd/ultimateMagic/ultimateMagicWordsOfPower.html
      > > >
      > > >> Best place for jockeying ideas for sources in development is the
      > _exp
      > > >> group.
      > > >>
      > > > Also sent to that group. The last time I did that for Words of Power,
      > > > though, I didn't get any responses.
      > > >
      > > > DS/DL
      > > >
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