Re: [pcgen] Re: Fire Giant & Haste
- I don't have a page reference; however, I clearly remember reading that
enhancement bonuses to speed, such as Haste, apply to base movement.
Encumbrance is a percentage modifier to base speed.
--- David <Papa-DRB@...> wrote:
> Ah... Yes, that is what I was doing...__________________________________________________
> Giant had 30' movement *after* taking armor into account. I then
> increased it by 30'.
> PCGen, obviously, is adding to the base move, then recalculating.
> Is there a 'definitive' answer somewhere? Haste could be read either
> way as it is not specific.
> thanks -- david
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Jerry Hill" <malaclypse2@...> wrote:
> > On 8/28/06, David <Papa-DRB@...> wrote:
> > > Move: nothing equipped & haste temp bonus applied = 70 (correct)
> > >
> > > Move: half-plate equipped & haste temp bonus applied = 50 (wrong!,
> > > should be 60)
> > Are you sure that's wrong? The copy of the SRD that I'm looking at
> >  says that a creature with speed 70 who is medium encumbered has
> > move of 50.
> > I suppose you could read Haste to give to bonus to your current
> > movement rate rather than the base rate, but I always assumed it
> > increased your base move, and then you reduced it from there based
> > armor or encumbrance.
> > 1: http://www.d20srd.org/srd/carryingCapacity.htm
> > --
> > Jerry
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