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Try meetup.com. You can find or create a group to design/play with. If you're near Boston, check out the game-makers guild: http://www.meetup.com/Game-Makers-Guild.


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EABA2 seems to be a fit. The core dice mechanic is roll and keep, rolling a number of d6 equal to skill + stat and keeping the best 3. You can take as many actions in a round as you like, but each major action (attacking, etc.) reduces all future rolls in the round by a die and minor actions (reacting, defending) give -1 to later rolls in the round (with a ...


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Feng Shui This system sounds like something you're looking for. Here's a rough summary, as I remember it: At the beginning of each round, each character rolls a die and adds it to their speed; The result becomes their initiative. Starting at the highest possible initiative value and counting down, characters perform actions. The twist is that rather than ...


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Hero System The Hero System divides each turn into 12 segments. Characters have a Speed rating that determines how many times they can act each turn, spread evenly through the segments (thus faster characters get more actions, but not all at once). You can hold actions until later, and you can borrow against future actions for certain maneuvers (generally ...


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After taking a minute to spin through all of the initiative systems that immediately jump to mind, I think 7th Sea or Scion might be the closest fits to the sort of thing you're looking for. 7th Sea Initiative in 7th Sea relies on a repeating track referred to as a (Combat) Round. Each round breaks down into ten phases, counting up from 1 to 10. By ...


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If I understand the question, good luck, because The Palladium Combat System Is Similar In Rifts and other games using Palladium Books' system, characters have what the game calls attacks per melee but are, in reality, actions per melee round, which vary--depending on character options and level--between 2 and in the low hundreds, depending on how ...



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