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Re: Non-Medium-size armor error...

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  • gsbingl
    If you modify system/sizeAdjustment.lst and use the customizer, you can use whatever values you like. Byngl ... must ... specifically ... who ... again ...
    Message 1 of 42 , Jan 1, 2002
      If you modify system/sizeAdjustment.lst and use the customizer, you
      can use whatever values you like.

      Byngl

      --- In pcgen@y..., "artoomis" <westronic@a...> wrote:
      > *sigh*
      >
      > According to the PHB as revised by errata, armor bonuses are not
      > changed when making armor for smaller OR larger OR non-humanoid
      > creatures - cost and weight are.
      >
      > The errata text is:
      >
      > Page 105, column 2 top: replace text of sidebar with the following:
      > Armor for unusually big creatures,
      > unusually little creatures, and nonhumanoid creatures has different
      > prices and weights from those given
      > on Table 7-5: Armor. Armor for Gargantuan and Colossal creatures
      must
      > be specially made and has no
      > standard price or weight.
      > Humanoid Non-Humanoid
      > Size Price Weight Price Weight
      > Up to Tiny* x 1/2 x 1/10 x 1 x 1/10
      > Small x 1 x 1/2 x 2 x 1/2
      > Medium-size x 1 x 1 x 2 x 1
      > Large x 2 x 2 x 4 x 2
      > Huge x 4 x 5 x 8 x 5
      >
      > The text that it replaces mentions 1/2 protection for timy
      > creatures. That text has been removed. The errata has
      specifically
      > deleted all reference to changing armor protection with size.
      >
      > The Sage is authorized to make clarifications, not new rules. This
      > is pretty clearly NOT an official rule - the official rule is that
      > there is nor change to aemor bonuises no matter the size of the
      > armor. Of course, he made have made is ruling BEFORE the errata.
      >
      > A possible Sage e-mail notwithstanding, the rule is clear - smaller
      > armor maintains the same armor protection.
      >
      > It might be appropriate to allow a house-rule for this, for those
      who
      > want to follow the pre-errata rules.
      >
      > --- In pcgen@y..., "Mynex" <mynex3@h...> wrote:
      > > *sigh* I have to repeatedly close a bug entry for this one…
      again
      > and
      > > again… (not you specifically Leonard, just overall) ..
      > >
      > > The Sage has said that _ALL_ armors small and down lose AC ..
      This
      > was
      > > in an email, and no I don't have that email anymore (lost it when
      my
      > > system died)
      > >
      > > PLEASE stop making bug reports at Source Forge for this, it is
      > _NOT_ in
      > > error. (Again, not you specifically Leonard, just to everyone)
      > >
      > > Mynex
      > > - Dark Sith Silverback Android, Dark Lord of the Docs, The
      > Sleepless One
      > > -----Original Message-----
      > > From: PUNKS_ZAPPA [mailto:lap_arcilla@y...]
      > > Sent: Tuesday, January 01, 2002 2:34 PM
      > > To: pcgen@y...
      > > Subject: [pcgen] Non-Medium-size armor error...
      > >
      > > Happy new year, all!
      > >
      > > Was fiddling around with 2.3.7 creating a Halfling NPC for a game
      > and
      > > noticed that armors which aren't Medium-sized have decreased Armor
      > > bonuses.
      > > Only Weight and Cost should vary with armor that aren't Medium-
      > sized. I
      > > thought this was fixed for 2.3.7?
      > >
      > > Also, where did the LST guys get the weight capacities for the
      > various
      > > containers (backpack, belt pouch, sack, etc.)? Just wanted to
      know
      > if
      > > they're official. The PHB just lists volume capacities...
      > >
      > > Keep it up, guys! :)
      > > ------------------------------------------------------------------
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      > ----
      > > ----------------------------
      > > Leonard Anthony P. Arcilla
      > > Instructor
      > > Institute of Computer Science
      > > University of the Philippines at Los Baños
      > >
      > > "Without this playing with fantasy no creative work has ever come
      to
      > > birth.
      > > The debt we owe to the play of our imagination is incalculable."
      > > --Psychological Types, Carl Jung
      > >
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    • RageHeart
      Hi, Franco, Matthew E, OH MY! someone else gets it too!? ... Regards, RageHeart rageheart@att.net
      Message 42 of 42 , Jan 3, 2002
        Hi, Franco, Matthew E,

        OH MY! someone else gets it too!?

        At 1/3/2002 12:47:00 PM you wrote:
        >but if tiny armor because it is thinner and lighter reduces AC, wouldn't
        >larger armor be thicker and heavier making the AC higher?
        >
        >Wait I forgot something!
        >Logic does not exist in this dojo! Does it!
        >NO SEN SAI!
        >;}
        >-Matt

        << As Rage tosses a reality brick through the window. >>

        Regards,
        RageHeart
        rageheart@...
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