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Most of the other answers have focused on the right answer to talk to the other players like adults. All good. But what happens in game? Make the mistake part of the story you are telling. Find an explanation why said power was (is) more powerful for that one character. Is it a blessing from the gods? A curse from some demon? Something even more nefarious? ...


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What you don't do Don't bring this up in the middle of a dangerous battle, when the player tries to use the power at a crucial juncture. (Then the GM rules it illegal, some PC bites the dust, and it's all your fault.) Who do you talk to first? It's all got to do with personalities I don't really think there's a correct answer, in the general sense, ...


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The best way to deal with this is the first time it happens to just say to everyone: "X doesn't work like that", however, that ship has sailed. As the next best option, at the start of the next session say "You know how awesome that X was last session, well I looked it up and, turns out, RAW it's not as awesome as we thought. It can only do Y, going forward,...


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This isn't something which every player is prepared to do, but, if you have any game mastering experience or aptitude at all, you could do something which I have done as a player for basically the same reason. (Almost. In my case, the reason wasn't to demonstrate why allowing a bad rule interpretation to persist would be game-breaking and un-fun. In my case,...


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I think the easy and short answer here is to "Talk to the GM and go over the details of the rule in question with them and then let them handle it." You said you were between sessions, so now would be a good time to bring it up with the GM. Mention you have noticed something that you didnt think was correct according to the RAW so you did some reasearch, ...


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If he is meta gaming, anything he does because of out-of-character knowledge is void. I'm suggesting you chloroform his character and bury him. No amount of metagaming can get him out of that, as then he is poisoned, helpless, unconscious, prone, and suffocating all at once. He also can't immediately wake up.



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