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Posted by: Rizzenil_Vrill on Sep 3, 2010 at 01:19:21 AM
It happens to the best groups, but every now and then… PCs die. I tried not to let it happen, as I don’t think it was necessary for the story — but sometimes the story goes where it wants to and I don’t have a whole lot to say about it.
Now, earlier in this blog, I talked about a specific incident where a DM used a coup de grace on a downed PC. This is a different situation. In my heart, I still think that the fabled coup de grace blow should be used for PCs only, but I don’t believe there’s any such rule in the book. Anything that is not forbidden is allowed, after all.
To understand the situation, a little background is necessary. The PCs were in hostile territory, up against their fourth or fifth encounter with undead monsters. They talked their way past...