Results for tag: DnD
Posted by: MartianAlien on Apr 15, 2012 at 06:24:20 PM
I'm going to start off by defining what I consider to be a Vancian-style magic system. Vancian-style magic is more than simply having daily resources - it's how those resources are replenished. In 3.Xe, Bards had a limited number of uses of bard song per day, Barbarians had a limited number of times they could rage per day. For both of those, they are renewed after a rest, on a daily basis. One can even think of them as spell slots, where the only spell a Barbarian could "prepare" is rage. Bards had the ability to gain alternate songs to sing with bard song (via Feats? I can't recall off-hand... thinking of things like curse song) and could spontaneously cast the specific bard song tune... up to the limit of their uses per day. But are those Vancian-style magic? Effectively, they are simply...
Posted by: MartianAlien on Apr 14, 2012 at 10:35:35 AM
Not attending PAX East, but having watched the video seminar, here are the questions I would have liked to have seen asked: