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A method of resolving actions by Greg Stolze where a pool of d10's are rolled and success is determined by matching dice. The number of matching dice in a set is called the Width and the number shown by these dice is called the Height. For instance, if two 8's were rolled, the Width would be 2 and the Height would be 8.

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What happens when two Interference powers oppose each other?

In Wild Talents, a power with the Interference extra serves to reduce an opposing power's width: Interference allows your power to reduce the width of an opposed roll before the resolution of all ...
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In the spell construction rules, is this an instant-kill?

I was looking at the rules for constructing spells in the book The First Year of Our REIGN, and was a little confused by the wording on one of the effects. The effect is a +7 to intensity, and says "...
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How do Heavy Armor and Interference type powers work?

I feel somewhat silly asking this, but the Wild Talents 2E rulebook keeps likening heavy armor to a "really thick eggshell" that is "all or nothing." I was under the impression for quite a while that ...
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How would I model a "Grant Superpowers" Miracle?

In Wild Talents 2nd Edition, I've been wondering on how to model a superpower that grants superpowers permanently. Obviously this would be completely overpowered in an unadulterated form, but adding ...
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What happens when two combatants' attack rolls have the same Height and Width?

In Wild Talents, 2nd edition, the widest attack roll goes first, with ties going to the taller roll. I'm confused and haven't been able to find any information on this in the book: if two people roll ...
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Adding an explosive dice mechanic to the One Roll Engine

A friend of mine is interested in adding an explosive mechanic to the One Roll Engine for his home-brew system. This mechanic is to provide for virtually impossible feats and remarkable failures. ...
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