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Questions about Beyonder, the low-heroic, high-fantasy game by Flying NightBear Games.

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What's the least amount of Essence needed to access The Six?

My character starts with a single Barrier at level 1, but getting "The Six" Barrier Abilities requires increasing all five of the other Barriers to level 1 as well. If I min-max a character ...
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Do actions that ignore armor also ignore racial armor?

Crossbows and a handful of Powers ignore armor when doing damage, but are still absorbed by Soak. Crawns and ishiris have natural racial armor, as described in the "Make Your Character" section of the ...
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When is dual-wielding beneficial?

According to the Rulebook section on "Multi-Weapon Fighting" (p. 139), any character can dual-wield any pair of weapons (as long as doing so is "not physically impossible", p. 136). The only caveats ...
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How many free-action tokens can I spend at once?

Many Powers confer "tokens" that can be spent to cause some effect. The Power descriptions always include this line: Target gains 1/3/6/10 tokens that can be spent as a free action followed by ...
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Do I get a Barrier Ability for overcoming a paired-Energy Barrier?

In Beyonder, when a character levels up, they can spend some Essence to increase one of their Barriers. They gain a Barrier Ability every time they do this. There are also paired-Energy Barriers, ...
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