Re: [pcgen] Re: [BUG] Familiar's HP Not adjusting Correctly in 5.7.2
- On 9/29/04 12:56 PM, "jasona6228" <jaydelotte@...> wrote:
> In 5.7.6, I did the following:What are you citing here? Is this from the Improved Familiar entry? It would
> Created New Character (New1.pcg).
> Alignment - Neutral Good
> Race - Human
> Class - Sorcerer (1st)
> Feat - Improved Familiar
> Inventory - Resources - Familiar - Leopard
> PCGen created a new familiar, added a 2nd and 3rd level of Animal, a
> 2nd and 3rd level of Magical Beast, then saved it and switched tabs.
> According to the HP log (shown when you click the HP button on the
> Summary tab) this creature should have 32 hp. It has TWO (2). This
> is 1/2 the master's hit dice.
> THIS IS INCORRECT. Page 204, DMG "HD 3; hp 19 or 1/2 master's".
be more helpful if you could cite the SRD or RSRD as that is what our data
is built from.
Under familiars the RSRD states: : The familiar has one-half the master¹s
total hit points (not including temporary hit points), rounded down,
regardless of its actual Hit Dice. The entry for Improved Familiar does not
> Now, is this because he is a Human and not technically a HugeNormal animals are true neutral but familiars assume the alignment of their
> creature (one of the requirements of the feat, although my DM let me
> slide because I couldn't take the familiar until 3rd level), or is
> it something else? Is there a check box I'm missing? Or an option
> somewhere buried in preferences?
> Also, the listing (on the PC tab) in Inventory|Resources for all
> animals is a requirement for alignment of True Neutral. According
> to this, ALL animals would be incompatible as familiars unless
> you're a True Neutral character. Is this a glitch or just an
> oversight? It's odd, since I can take any of them as a familiar,
> but when the program switches over to their tabs, it shows red for
> their Race due to alignment, until you change it to True Neutral.
master. Its a glitch that PCGen does not alter this for familiars but I
think its a minor one since it does not block any functionality.
~ Eddy Anthony (MoSaT)
~ PCGen Content Silverback