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Re: Choose the highest stat

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    ... CHOOSE:SKILLSNAMED|TYPE.Strength|TYPE.Dexterity|TYPE.Constitution|TYPE.Inte ... there, you ... selection of ... Thanks, dude!
    Message 1 of 5 , Nov 9, 2005
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      --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, "Frank Kliewe" <fkliewe@t...> wrote:
      >
      > > I have added a feat to PCGen, which says:
      > > "Requirement:At least 1 rank in the selected skill.
      > > Benefit:When making checks with the selected skill, you may
      > > use your reputation bonus instead of the usual ability modifier."
      > >
      > > Its from Modern Players Companion, im adding all the content
      > > to my campaign, and my PCGen. But how would you make PCGen do this:
      > > A: Make the player choose between a list of skills, all which
      > > have at least one rank in it.
      > > B: Use the reputation bonus instead of the usual ability, IF
      > > the reputation bonus is higher.
      > >
      > > I tried different solutions my self, but maybe im just too
      > > dumb to understand the documentation ;).
      > >
      > > Thanks
      > >
      >
      > Speaking about the Expert Advice feat, right?
      >
      > As Eddy mentioned in another reply, I have already coded the MPC.
      >
      > About how I did it: I took the cheap way out. I have a "PRETEXT:You must
      > have at least 1 rank in the skill you select for this" as prerequisite.
      >
      > Then the chooser uses
      >
      "CHOOSE:SKILLSNAMED|TYPE.Strength|TYPE.Dexterity|TYPE.Constitution|TYPE.Inte
      > lligence|TYPE.Charisma|Control Shape|Gamble|Listen|Sense
      > Motive|Spot|Survival|Treat Injury|1" to keep Profession, Read/Write
      > Language, and Speak Language out.
      >
      > Also I have no actual Bonus in this, because it says you may use your
      > Reputation bonus, not you have to use it. If you want a Bonus in
      there, you
      > have to split up the feat into multiple ones, each holding the
      selection of
      > skills for one ability. For Strength based skills the bonus would be
      > BONUS:SKILL|LIST|max(0,Reputation-STR)
      >
      > HTH
      >
      > Cheerio,
      >
      > Frank Kliewe
      > PCGen Data Gibbon & OS Lemur
      >

      Thanks, dude!
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