rStyskel
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What is the easiest way a Wizard can copy-protect the scrolls he makes?
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Your goal seems to be to have the NPC profit every time it is cast. It looks like you value spells without material components, but why not embrace (expensive, consumed on use) components? Instead ...

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How can I encourage player engagement between sessions in a West Marches style game?
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I have run several West Marches style games through the years, and I've learned a lot about both what to do and what not to do. Some of what is below you've already touched on, but for the sake of ...

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Coming up with building layouts on the fly
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A method that I have used in the past is to have predefined rooms/area layouts on index cards, organized by the purpose of the area. By pulling out a few variations of say, office layout, and ...

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Party member murdered civilian, how would town respond?
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I am going to work to answer the question I see as the less opinion-based portion of this question that is friendly to this format. What factors are important to determining how a settlement/...

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What are the CRs for diseases used in traps, and how are they calculated?
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Disease is something that, in my experience, is difficult to assign a fair CR. Assuming you have someone capable of casting Cure Disease, Standard diseases stop being a challenge past level 5, and ...

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When/how does the Quick Learner merit work?
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This is a quality that takes place only after character creation. It specifies new regular skills, and this is defined in character creation on page 51 as skills gained after character creation, ...

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Aside from Quick Learner are there other qualities that take effects only AFTER character creation?
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All merits that I have found (with the exception of Cloistered and Bilingual (Both from "One of the Living", p 16) ) take effect after character creation, modifying your rolls, how the DM presents ...

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Moving Otiluke's Resilient Sphere
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The spell description indicated that if you are inside the sphere, you can push the walls to roll the sphere. If you are outside the sphere, it must be lifted and carried. An enclosed creature can ...

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A Pathfinder creature from the Cthulhu mythos
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The Bestiary 5 book has a number of Lovecraft inspired monsters, including Deep Ones, building on some of the monster groundwork laid in the Bestiary 4 book, which features the Great Old Ones. ...

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How to handle mystery adventures when there are copious divination spells?
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If the Paladin is closely studying everyone may bring unwanted attention. If this is something you want to discourage from happening, this would be a way to provide negative re-enforcement to the ...

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