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Questions tagged [gunslinger]

The Gunslinger is a Pathfinder class that focuses on the use of revolvers. Matt Mercer has also unofficially released a conversion of the class to Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition.

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In the homebrew Gunslinger fighter subclass, what is the maximum grit you can have?

I'm reading over Matt Mercer's Gunslinger Fighter Archetype, and after buying it I realized it doesn't have any maximum value for grit points. Did Matt Mercer ever make a clarification on what it ...
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Where can I find LPJ Design's alternate gun rules for Pathfinder? [duplicate]

From this answer: Your main problem is that the Gunslinger is gimped by the awful Pathfinder gun rules. It will never have comparable damage to other characters. Consider getting your DM to allow ...
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Can tinker's tools be used to make Gunslinger firearms before 3rd level?

One of my players is planning on playing Matt Mercer's Gunslinger fighter archetype. If their character gets proficiency in tinker's tools before 3rd level (such as from the Guild Artisan background, ...
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Does a halfling gunslinger's Lucky racial trait work with misfire on guns?

It is my first time playing D&D. I am playing a 3rd-level Halfling Fighter and am thinking of going gunslinger (the homebrew fighter subclass by Matt Mercer), as the Lucky racial trait seems to ...
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If killing a hostile creature triggers a dare, how much grit do you get?

I have a character who sometimes triggers her dare's grit-regaining feature as a side effect of killing an appropriately high-HD hostile creature aware of her position in the heat of combat. It's ...
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How are range increments calculated?

I'm reading the Gunslinger page and the Deadeye deed says: the gunslinger can resolve an attack against touch AC instead of normal AC when firing beyond her firearm’s first range increment. I've ...
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When does Run Like Hell trigger?

If I use my last grit point and activate Run Like Hell, when do I gain grit and deactivate the dare? Specifically: If I activate the dare while within 100 feet of an enemy, and then move so that I am ...
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How can a Gunslinger afford a gun at low levels?

One of my Party member wants to play a Gunslinger. Looking at the price list and taking into account that he has an average of 135 gold I am wondering how he is able to afford a gun on low levels.
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How much money can I make up with class features?

So, recently I've started RPing a Pathfinder Gunslinger in a city (we're running Curse of the Blood Throne with early firearms). According to the Gunsmithing feat, I can produce 1.000GP worth of ...
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Can I declare a Pistolero's Up Close and Deadly use after hitting?

The Pistolero deed reads as: Up Close and Deadly (Ex) At 1st level, when the pistolero hits a target with a one-handed firearm that is not making a scatter shot, she can spend 1 grit point to deal ...
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Which combat feats apply when attacking with a ranged siege engine?

I am trying to build a gunslinger character for a naval warfare Pathfinder campaign. In a nutshell, this character would mostly stay on a boat and fire siege engines at enemy ships. I intend to take ...
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How does Dead Shot interact with True Strike?

I have a character with levels in gunslinger and machinesmith. As a gunslinger, I have access to the Dead Shot deed : Dead Shot (Ex): At 7th level, as a full-round action, the gunslinger can take ...
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Does rapid reload + paper cartridge remove attack of opportunity associated with reloading?

I'm a new pathfinder player that just rolled a gulch gunner: the ratfolk gunslinger archetype that specializes on close quarter attacks with guns to regain grit. I've tried to find a clear answer to ...
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Increasing threatened area with ranged weapons

In our Pathfinder campaign, my character is a Musket Master Gunslinger. I've been training towards [Improved] Snap Shot and wanted to know how to increase my ranged threatened area further. I know ...
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Can a multiclassed Gunslinger/Slayer take the Grit rogue talent? If so, how does that work with Amateur Gunslinger?

One of the options for slayer talents is picking a talent from a subset of the rogue talent list: Rogue Talent: A slayer can select one of the following rogue talents in place of a slayer talent: ...
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For the purposes of the Monk's AC bonus class feature, does the Gunman's Duster count as armor?

I'm currently playing a Gunslinger with a dip in Monk and I'll be taking an unarmored approach to make full use of Wisdom synergy. The Gunman's Duster is a wondrous item worn in the body slot which ...
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Optimizing a Dwarf Pistolero for maximum single-target damage per round?

First, I'm only interested in rules-as-written supported tactics and strategies. No creative interpretations, no GM adjudications necessary. The only exception to this is that my GM has preemptively ...
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Up Close and Deadly and Full-Attack Actions

Do you need to spend 1 grit point for each attack made as part of a full-attack action when using the Pistolero Deed up Close and Deadly? The Deed says: Up Close and Deadly (Ex) At 1st level, when ...
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Is there precedent for Gunslingers' 7th-level deeds?

Firearms resolve hits against a targets touch AC at least within their first range increment. A gunslinger's 7th level deeds Startling Shot and Targeting can be activated on a hit and have no further ...
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Can a gunslinger misfire while attempting to confirm a critical hit?

If my gunslinger rolls too low on her attack, her gun will gain the broken condition. Do I have to worry about this mechanic when rolling to confirm a critical hit as well?
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How do I make a gunslinger with a decent damage progression?

I am considering playing a Gunslinger when next we play Pathfinder (I am currently GMing a game, and we'll be switching off afterwards), and thumbing through the Ultimate Combat Playtest v. 2, and I'm ...