Error With Damocles's Stats (the new one)

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Error With Damocles's Stats (the new one)

Post by Yuga » Wed Jul 14, 2004 9:12 pm

I just downloaded the errata, FAQ, and the new stat pages for heroes and villains. I was cracking the stats for Damocles and I found that there are some mistakes.

First Error:
Hardness +10: ... Cost: 0 pp; Total: 0 pp
This has to be a mistake. The book clearly states it costs 1 pp per point of hardness.

Second Error:
Weapon (firesword) +10: Damocles carries a flaming sword with a damage bonus of +13L.
Anyone struck by it must make an additional Damage save against +10L damage for the sword’s fiery
sheath. [Extra: Energy Field; Power Stunt: Extra Attack (Energy Blast +10—fire); Source: Super-Science;
Cost: 2 pp; Total: 20 pp].
If the sword has a damage bonus of +13 with energy damage +10 (enabled by Power Stunt: Extra Attack), then the powerpoint cost should be 13*1+10*(2-1)+2=25, for Weapon + Energy Field extra + one Power Stunt.

All other stats were okay. If one ignores these two errors, the total powerpoint adds up to that of PL 15.

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Post by Steve Kenson » Fri Jul 16, 2004 6:36 am

Thanks for pointing it out. I'll make a note of it for correction.
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