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The Fate engine uses these pithy phrases to define character, place, object, and scenario attributes.

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about that one thing. It shouldn't say many things which aren't directly related to each other. Many wordy drafts of Aspects contain information which don't need to be part of the Aspect in question … worded) many different facts and lots and lots of words. What I do when working out Aspects either by myself (for plot, campaign, scene or NPC Aspects) or with my players (for PC or Advantage …
answered Jan 2 '17 by Beanluc
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"In my head (there are all these narrative details)." And that's all they are. They aren't invokable unless a Rule made it so. When the player decided not to gain a Boost by not down-shifting, they u …
answered Jul 25 '17 by Beanluc
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Some Aspects are more absolute than others. If a room is filled with "Absolute Darkness", that's going to make certain things absolutely impossible, without an invoke. "Dark" might just mean that it …
answered Oct 31 '16 by Beanluc
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I have looked in several different Fate games' rulebooks, including Fate Core, DFRPG, Atomic Robo, FAE, and Jadepunk, which all describe Boosts as temporary Aspects you get to invoke for free, one … time, and which disappear after being invoked. In the other "invoke for free" situation I'm aware of (on Aspects newly-created via the Create Advantage action), they aren't singled out as "temporary …
asked Jun 12 '16 by Beanluc
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For what it's worth, I found the following in Fate Core on page 149, describing how to run Challenges: If you have any boosts that went unused in the challenge, feel free to keep them around for t …
answered Jun 13 '16 by Beanluc
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basically work the same way. What I lose track of more frequently than the actual Aspects are the free-invokes which may have been gained on them, and whether they have been used up or not. So I put squares … on the index cards and check them off as the free-invokes get used. I also actively coach players to not-forget that there are Aspects on the table and that they should maintain some amount of …
answered Oct 11 '16 by Beanluc