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by LordArioch
Sat Apr 01, 2017 6:48 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Lore skills
Replies: 15
Views: 3467

Re: Lore skills

Basically it is akin to the boarspear. http://medieval.stormthecastle.com/images/new-polearm-thumbs.jpg https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/dd/15/0d/dd150de245cf691bc058ea201516b0f7.jpg https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/73/Dolstein_1.gif The guy on the left is not having a ...
by LordArioch
Fri Mar 31, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Lore skills
Replies: 15
Views: 3467

Re: Lore skills

May be a boring name but how about ancient lore (written) I suppose it could even be a sub skill similar to D&D 3.5 Bardic Lore . Don't know if this helps? Paleography, and/or Epigraphy. :lol: Linguist Sp. Sk. can be for currently-spoken languages, while Paleographer or Epigrapher could be reserved...
by LordArioch
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:08 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Epic News
Replies: 7
Views: 1702

Re: Epic News

Yes, if true, it is good news.
My current collection of Green Spines ends with #45. The higher-numbered ones have proven beastly difficult to find. If only they would be available in North America, too. :)
by LordArioch
Sat Mar 25, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Werewolf Talents
Replies: 14
Views: 2756

Re: Werewolf Talents

A few thoughts for berserkers l skill pt frenzied attack +1 hit and Dmg 2Skill pts as above plus shape change to a Wolfman hybrid +1 small bite or small claw and weapon attack 3skill pts +2 hit and dmg plus above 4 skill pts shape change to a bear +1 lg bite +1 LG claw And weapon attack 5 skill pts...
by LordArioch
Wed Mar 22, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Werewolf Talents
Replies: 14
Views: 2756

Re: Werewolf Talents

"Heh, I'd like to meet his tailor!"
by LordArioch
Wed Mar 22, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Stellar Adventures
Topic: Stellar Adventures
Replies: 91
Views: 18377

Re: Stellar Adventures

Lorian wrote:You could play on Barasoom? There is a huge gazteer of info for it.
That's an outstanding idea! And the Carson of Venus series, and the Pellucidar series as well! ERB + AFF2e would be a match made in heaven, like chocolate and peanut butter. 8)
by LordArioch
Tue Mar 21, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Stellar Adventures
Topic: Stellar Adventures
Replies: 91
Views: 18377

Re: Stellar Adventures

A retooled, greatly-simplified version of Space Quest. That may actually be a worthwhile pursuit.
*scratches chin pensively*
by LordArioch
Mon Mar 20, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: The ZED Spell
Replies: 18
Views: 3454

Re: The ZED Spell

Andy Bartlett wrote:
Robb 1 wrote:A futuristic Titan with orc biker gangs etc in The Mad Max vein would be fun .Welcome to Blacksand city :lol:
I'm in!!
+1 8)

"I am the Nightrider. I'm a fuel-injected Suicide Machine! I am the Rocker! I am the Roller! I am the Out-of-Controller!"
by LordArioch
Mon Mar 20, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: Stellar Adventures
Topic: Stellar Adventures
Replies: 91
Views: 18377

Re: Stellar Adventures

Flash Gordon (the Alex Raymond strip and the Buster Crabbe movie serials) Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979-1980) Battlestar Galactica (1978) The Dumarest novel series by E. C. Tubb (Traveller isn't the only game in town!) Basil Wolverton's comic Spacehawk (1940-1942) Barbarella (comic or movie...
by LordArioch
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Stellar Adventures
Topic: Stellar Adventures
Replies: 91
Views: 18377

Re: Stellar Adventures

Flash Gordon (the Alex Raymond strip and the Buster Crabbe movie serials) Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979-1980) Battlestar Galactica (1978) The Dumarest novel series by E. C. Tubb (Traveller isn't the only game in town!) Basil Wolverton's comic Spacehawk (1940-1942) Barbarella (comic or movie)...
by LordArioch
Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Disease (p. 97)
Replies: 4
Views: 1258

Re: Disease (p. 97)

Here is my humble elaboration upon that part of the rulebook. Do with it what thou wilt. ROLL 1-2 1...............-1 SKILL 2-4............-2 STAMINA 5...............-1 MAGIC 6...............-1 LUCK ROLL 3-4 1.........-2 SKILL 2-4........-3 STAMINA 5...........-2 MAGIC 6...........-2 LUCK ROLL 5-6 1....
by LordArioch
Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:37 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: More Adventure Objectives!
Replies: 2
Views: 1013

Re: More Adventure Objectives!

It doesn't necessarily have to be movies. It could be pretty much any source. I was just trying to get the proverbial ball rolling. 8) Try and destroy a sentient artefact of pure evil before it obliterates the universe (the Loc-Nar of the movie Heavy Metal). Survive the infestation of a settlement b...
by LordArioch
Sun Mar 19, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: More Adventure Objectives!
Replies: 2
Views: 1013

More Adventure Objectives!

Adventure Objective Table (2d6) 2 .......... rescue princess/maiden in distress 3 .......... kill traitor/spy 4 .......... find hermit/sage 5 .......... recover magic item 6 .......... slay bandit lord 7 .......... recover treasure 8 .......... rescue village hostages 9 .......... destroy evil temp...
by LordArioch
Sun Mar 19, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Disease (p. 97)
Replies: 4
Views: 1258

Disease (p. 97)

Disease God and Incarnation of Disease Specific Power : A Priest of disease may cause one touched target to start suffering from a debilitating disease. Each day, including the day of infection, the target must roll on the following table and immediately apply the effects to the appropriate charact...
by LordArioch
Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: The ZED Spell
Replies: 18
Views: 3454

The ZED Spell

Has anyone used this mysterious, Big Red Button of Doom spell in their campaign? If so, how did you elaborate on the details and effects?