Alternate Power..Powerup?

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Alternate Power..Powerup?

Post by Psiko » Mon Dec 10, 2007 6:01 pm

Hey. Quick Question.

Say I have a hero with a power with an alternate power with the same cost, such as..

Blast 10 (20pp)
A.P: Penetrating Strike 10 (1pp)

And then, as a reward, I get two powerpoints. I decide to use them to raise the level of my Blast to 11 (assume it's within PL). Would that raise the A.P.? Since I can build the AP with as many points as I put into the base power (in this case after the powerup, 22), would I (legally) be able to make it..

Blast 11 (22pp)
A.P. Penetrating Strike 11 (1pp)

I'm sure there are easier ways to model this, but this was the first that popped into my head.
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Post by Steve Kenson » Wed Dec 12, 2007 8:09 am

Adding power points to the base power of an array increases the points available to all Alternate Powers of the array, and may increase their ranks accordingly (or even add modifiers or power feats, at the GM's discretion).
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