RE: [pcgen] [FREQ]Support for Point Buy systems
- I'd also love to see an option like this so could get Mutants and
Masterminds going on as well. It's a semi-point/level based thing as well.
Each Level (Power Level) is 15 power points to spend on Attributes, Base
Attack, Base Defense, Feats, Skills, and whatever else.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ed Beckwith [mailto:Sardonicus@...]
> Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 10:02 AM
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> Subject: [pcgen] [FREQ]Support for Point Buy systems
> Good day all... looking at Guardians of Order's Silver age
> Sentinels, and trying to wrap my itty bitty brain around the
> way to shoehorn this in to our program... short answer, no
> schmeggin way. sure, it's D20 in its game mechanics, but not
> in its character creation rules... That being said, I think I
> have a way to do it, but it will require an addon to the
> system... The way this game runs generation is based on a
> point buy system... you start with some number of points, say
> 200, and each power or attribute costs points off that total.
> there are also modifiers to cost... Last night it hit me that
> we already have a base system like this in place...
> specifically, our equipment tab and eq. customizer. What is
> the feasibility of someone creating a plug-in that mimics the
> equipment tab for point buy power generation? (i'd offer to
> take a whack at it but my programming expertise stops
> somewhere around 10 print 'HI'; 20 goto 10 run Ed
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