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How to model collateral damage in Cortex Prime

When you think "collateral damage", you think "doom pool". I mean, I do, anyway. If you're not using the mod, I'd consider starting to. It started out in Marvel Heroic Roleplaying ...
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How to model collateral damage in Cortex Prime

Here are a few suggestions, in two main parts: how to decide how well this works, and how to represent the consequences. You don’t mention how heroic or gritty the tone of your game is, though, and ...
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How to model collateral damage in Cortex Prime

For "who gets hurt" : Either the player keeps multiple effects dice and targets multiple enemies, or you choose which enemies were closer to the window (you could even let the player choose)....
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Does the Artificer's Explosive Cannon damage increase by 1d8?

Rules as written Rules as written, it does 4d8. As you noted, the description of Explosive Cannon says, without qualification: The cannon’s damage rolls all increase by 1d8. The next bullet says (...
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How can I deal damage on a miss with a Strike as a Thaumaturge?

For your Thaumaturge, the most obvious solution, that was designed for exactly this situation, is the Adept benefit of the Weapon Implement, attainable at 7th level. Weapon Implement (Adept 7th) - ...
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How can I deal damage on a miss with a Strike as a Thaumaturge?

Elemental Ammunition For 3 gp and an action, elemental ammunition lets you add splash damage to most ranged weapons: The ammunition deals 1 persistent damage and 1 splash damage. However, using ...
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Is Spirit Shroud damage "owned" by the source of the attack, or the Spirit Shroud spell itself?

"You" refers to the caster, and it's your attack that deals the extra damage Spirit Shroud is a spell with a range of self. Like with other spells, "you" refers to the spells ...
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Is Gloom Stalker Ranger or Assassin Rogue better for round 1 damage?

Gloom Stalker is better I'll get through all the gory details below, but in summary, the extra attacks, Archery and better intiative that Gloom Stalker provides beat the Assassin's extra damage from ...
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