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Once. Magic item entries have an Enhancement line. For a sword, this line would say "Attack rolls and damage rolls". The Rules Compendium has a section that describes reading a magic item entry. In the 'Enhancement' section, on page 280, it says that: For items that give an enhancement bonus, this entry specifies what that bonus applies to: AC, other ...


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Improved Unarmed Strike makes it so unarmed attacks count as “armed,” so that they threaten attacks of opportunity and they do not provoke attacks of opportunity themselves. It also eliminates the −4 penalty on dealing lethal damage with unarmed strikes. It does not in any way improve the amount of damage that you do. That is a class feature of the ...


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Yes, it applies to every successful attack, like it says in the ability. Works just like paladin's smite evil and various other abilities in the game.


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Based on my answer to the duplicate question you need to do 7 levels of damage to incapacitate a Vampire with a single shot. With the 2nd edition and 20th anniversary rules it's pretty hard to do more than about 3 levels of damage at once unless you manage a fabulous roll. So you've got to find 4 extra levels of damage from somewhere which equates to ...


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Explosive and Incendiary ammunition is generally very exaggerated in fiction. Both usually have poor ballistics (ability to fly straight) and low penetration (ability to pierce armor/flesh/anything else). Also, the intention of using either is different from what you want to accomplish. Incendiary ammunition is usually paired with armor-piercing rounds to ...



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