When I adapted GURPS Werewolf: The Apocalypse from the White Wolf original in , it — like many of my manuscripts — ran a little long and. GURPS – Generic Universal RolePlaying System. “The time of the Apocalypse draws corruption of the Wyrm is strangling the Great sacred . So i have this love hate relationship with Apocalypse. I love the setting to death but i hate the mechanics, i hate OWoD combat as i think is.
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As for rage, basically it is a limited use and with slow grups you can use it more than that number of times per day. The advantage description on p. Some additional fraction goes into the extra body hair and more pronounced “claws” this form has. Also, defenses may be a bit more difficult to manage, since IIRC you’ll be looking at margins of success rather than how many dice come up a certain number.
Also, I don’t like the rules. The Apocalypse under the heading “Injury and Death”, a list of special conditions pertaining to Garou resilience is given. I’m disinclined to maintain the breed-based differences between the forms.
GURPS Werewolf: The Apocalypse
Forsaken is good mechanically but it has a different design philosophy for the Werewolves. Using a similar system in Shadowrun 5th, you got an attack roll vs defense roll and the soak for the defender and it tends to feel better and not as frustrating as there is a better flow of back and forth between attacker and defender. Garou Racial Package Frequently-used Discounts For anything — advantages and disadvantages alike — that is not shared by all forms, the following limitation discounts apply: One of those things that thw left out was a breakdown of how I came up with the cost of the Garou racial package.
Many times the situation of a very good attack roll get turned into nothing because of bad luck on the damage roll.
These are issues that can easily be solved by description, the examples apoocalypse pointed out can easily be solved. Inbetweeners have a foot in the spirit world, and in the mortal world, and are fearsome to both spirits and mortals as a result. Anyway, for everyone who needs to know, here is how the Garou package is built.
This material is not official and is not endorsed by Steve Jackson Games. How is this supposed to work? You may also recharge one point per day in a method linked to your power origin garou need to look upon the moonor instead at most three days per month you may instead recharge all your ER in a method linked to your power origin looking upon the moon while it is in your phase.
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First off, the advantage only applies to each full pounds of extra mass. Disturbing Voice; Reduce Appearance -1 lvl. Everything else is just fluff and ideas on how to implement UP rules. Your average garou is ignorant enough that they might never realize they fought Inbetweener Cat People rather than evil Bastet and this sort of mistake is certainly contributing to general garou prejudice against the other shifters.
Hey if you get this all worked out and playtested a little. One would say that’s the same that a very good attack roll getting reduced to nothing by a defense roll. The Apocalypse Wdrewolf for rage, basically it is a limited use and with slow recharge apocalyypse can use it more than that number of times per day. The energy reserve recharges 1 point when you have to make a self-control roll for Berserk other than SC rolls triggered by using a Rage power. Furthermore, you’re overpaying for some advantages: Following supplements slipped into a shared “World of Darkness” kind of thing sloppily.
Search in titles only. Then you got the Children of Gaia list which is various iterations of “don’t frenzy” which makes them redundant as each new renders the previously obsolete. For anything — advantages and disadvantages alike — that is not shared by all forms, the following limitation discounts apply:. Switching to GURPS has the benefit of shaking out core rules contradictions everyone has the same attributes but doesn’t cure contradictions in lore or wildly different power levels.
Originally Posted by naloth As for rage, basically it is a limited use and with slow recharge you can use it more than that number qpocalypse times per day. If you can get the conversion guide, Forsaken can be a nice start, and I fully endorse it.
I may have rounded one way when originally writing the book, and a different way when recreating the package. As for the Gifts, I’ve only started making them into 4e advantages; a thorough treatment will need W: This remains a work in progress. The Apocalypse to Fourth Edition. I’m confused by the Increased Density rules.
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It doesn’t really pass the reality check, but it’s a lot easier to handle that way. There’s a whole category of Inbetweeners who turn into half-animal monstrous creatures. Find More Posts by SabreCat. Voice  Crinos Form: My issues are damage rolls. The vision-based Terror in Crinos form is the dreaded Delirium, finally settled in Ewrewolf Edition as a net advantage. Anything that’s left over certainly contributes to his denser muscle mass, but not enough to merit any wereqolf game-level quantification.
This is because this is a reconstruction of my original work; when I went searching for my notes the first time someone asked, I could not find them, and had to recreate the racial package from scratch. Regardless I would separate these out.
Alternately, a cruel GM could just say the Glabro was flabby and out of shape, and assess the “Fat” disadvantage against wetewolf. I used the point costs right out of WW for simplicity considering the two game systems give the game xp roughly per game session This material is used here in accordance eerewolf the SJ Games online policy.
I’ve started to think of this page and its compatriots as more of a historical display than support for live games. It would seem to me that linking to a limited-use ability should be a wereewolf for an advantage that would otherwise be “always on”.
But then in combat regardless of what kind of damage my PC got he still has to make another Stamina diff 8 roll and can be botched and forgo regeneration for the rest of the combat. The Apocalypse I didn’t look at apoalypse the postings, so this might have already been mentioned, but IMO, I think that Gifts should be a flat point per Level Personal tools Log in.