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I'm a massive fan of Avatar: the Last Airbender, and I'd love to be able to run it as a game with people. Possibly not with an Avatar, but certainly benders.

Here are some examples of the elemental bending in the show:


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I was thinking this would fit perfectly with the char trees of Exalted, and also work well with the stunt system. What do I need alter in the Exalted world to make this adaption work, and be fun?

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Awhile backed I mused a bit about this on my blog, but mostly on a higher level: Exalted and Bending. The big drawback I see to using specific charms to do specific types of bending is that bending is very freeform. In a lot of ways from what I see Exalted emulates bending best if you skim off the charms part and just use Essence x (some other factor) to indicate how much/how an bender can affect.

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That's a very interesting blog post, and well worth the read! – Pureferret Feb 6 '12 at 23:48
Glad you liked it! It's rare that my random ramblings are useful! – mirv120 Feb 7 '12 at 5:04

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