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Taking out main NPCs without exhausting all their stress and consequences

Yeah, there's options here. One of those is actually conceding; your group has misunderstood how that mechanic works. Option 1: Get Taken Out without taking consequences. When you have to resolve an ...
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Can you concede to a wild animal?

Only if the wild animal is playing Fate with you. (Please don't play RPGs with wild animals.) Concession, as a mechanic, specifically faces outward to the real people playing. It's explicitly about ...
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Do you get all your Fate Points at the end of the scene?

You get Fate Points from adverse invokes at the end of the scene. Here, under invoking aspects: If the aspect you invoke is on someone else’s character sheet, including situation aspects attached to ...
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What happens after conceding a conflict, and how much should the winning party gain?

Concessions need to be accepted by both sides, but they're not the only way to stop a fight. The group has to pass muster on whatever you say happens. -- Conceding, Atomic Robo RPG p.123 So yes, if ...
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How Exactly Do Concessions Differ Between the Editions?

A Brief History of Surrender Good news! For a limited value of "good". The history isn't that complicated because, as far as I can tell, in Fate 2.0 the idea of conceding a fight to go out on your ...
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Taking out main NPCs without exhausting all their stress and consequences

That is literally what concession is for. Consequences are valuable resources. Using one in a conflict means it isn't available in the future. Smart NPCs will not push a hopeless cause past the ...
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What happens if I concede a fight to someone who only wants me dead?

My take on a concession is that you aren't conceding to the NPC in particular but to the story. You are accepting that the engagement didn't go your way, but backing out before things can get too ...
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Can you concede to a wild animal?

Yes, in general You can totally concede to a wild animal or group of wild animals. You could also concede to a force of nature, like a storm or wildfire or something, or anything else that is being ...
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How Exactly Do Concessions Differ Between the Editions?

Conceeding fights is part of the new Fate rebuild, introduced in Spirit of the Century. The FATE system runs primarily at a character-focused rather than narrative-focused level, and so neither needs ...
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