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Re: (TFT) Price of new Magic Item - Paramount Armor
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Subject: Re: (TFT) Price of new Magic Item - Paramount Armor
I think it's pretty dreadful because stacking armor levels can make a
figure nearly invulnerable by many weapons unless they roll double or
triple damage. This lets such people stop even that possibility. I would at
least limit it to stopping one such effect per some period of time, at
least a minute, and/or require being re-energized.
Stacking armour means stacking weight.
I've come to view 1pt of basic damage in TFT as causing 1pt of fST to a
The idea is that as your opponet becomes more fatigued the potential for
As I understand plate armour a suit of tourney plate was siginifacently
heaver than a suit made for combat because mobility was deemed more
important than dirrect protection on the battlefield.
It apparently wasn't uncommon for a knight in plate to be able to chase down
an unarmoured archer for instance, but I'll bet I know who would win a
marathon race twixt the two.
Also, Mr. invulnerable armour still has to sleep, eat, etc.
He's not gonna have his armour donned 24/7/365.
The Dark Lord would probably try something like New Follower on a squire or
the like to get poision in his food.
In other words, just because you can't beat them on the battlefield doesn't
mean they can't be beaten.
Also, I reckon that a spell that can penatrate said effect would be high on
the research queue of an opposing Wizards Guild.
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