Andrew Maitland scribed:
> I created a creature and added the celestial template, upon doing so I
> noticed a few things:
> 1) No Template Celestial (Common) was found. I looked in the data set
> and it is asking for a template called Celestial (Common).
> 2) The HD modifiers are based not on the actual HD, but instead on the
> abstract HD total, i.e. instead of 8 hd it's looking at another HD of
> 12* This is a bug adding HD when the master is loaded in PCGen.***
> See note below
> 3) The HD:SA: tag is not showing in the OS nor the output
> A little bit along the same lines I've noticed animal companions and
> special mounts are getting an extra HD/LA based upon the extra HD
> bestowed upon
> them by being Animal Companions/Special Mounts. My test creature has a
> base HD of 4 and then +4 from being a special mount is CL=8 but the TL
> is 12 when the master is loaded, add the Celestial template and the
> TL=12/LA=14. Looking at the Celestial SR it comes out to be 17 (so the
> template "extra" HD coming from being a special mount is. Looking at the
> PDF output, the creature is showing a TCL of 12 and TL of 14 with the +2 LA.
> The SR should be 13 (=8+5) instead of 17 (=12+5).
> -I found that if I load the creature without loading the Master the
> extra LA/HD is removed leaving the correct number. Seeing as certain
> templates rely on an accurate HD for bonuses this would appear to be a bug.
[ 1406797 ] [RSRD] Celestial Template issues
~ Eddy Anthony (MoSaT)
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