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The Tools are There The Princess Bride scene is so good because it includes good banter, stylish moves, and good storytelling. You can capture those with the RAW system. The attack/defense rolls in WoD, especially nWoD, are very abstract. A basic attack with Weaponry could involve any number of weapons, wielded with a wide range of styles and flourish. ...


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How about them Stunts ? My first idea when I read your question was to suggest Feng Shui. Feng Shui rewards creativity in descriptions of actions by giving bonuses. But then I remembered : Exalted has that too ! They're Stunts ! Basically, Stunts reward creative description of actions by giving 1-3 bonus dice to your check for that action. 3 dice stunts ...


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Below are a pair of the rules that I have run in the past (cWoD) which worked fairly well. They are fairly simple and robust. Player enthusiasm was high when using them, and because the main action roll takes so many attributes, skills, and modifiers into account my players felt they were quite fair. Replicating the off-hand / main-hand issue is simple in ...



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