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by torus
Sun Jun 05, 2011 4:04 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Converting the FF books to AFF2 adventures
Replies: 24
Views: 7301

This sounds like a great idea. I'm wondering if most of the old Fighting Fantasy books could be rewritten using the AFF rules as well as being made into AFF RPGs. In most cases all you'd have to do would be to provide extra weapon/armour stats for monsters not in OOTP. I remember the Middle-earth Q...
by torus
Sun Jun 05, 2011 9:26 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: Backgrounds vs talents?
Replies: 1
Views: 1542

I like the idea of backgrounds, and I would add more, such as Sailor, Trapper, Clerk/Scholar, Tribesman etc, keeping them simple like you have done. In general I would like to add more flavour to Hero generation and link it more closely to the setting, without adding complexity. I would require play...
by torus
Sat Jun 04, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: New Special Skill - Folk Lore
Replies: 5
Views: 2140

Not sure about folk lore but I think maybe Desert Lore, Jungle Lore, and other similar wilderness skills might be useful, to complement Forest Lore. Those are mentioned on p.25 but aren't talked about in detail: "City Lore (this may be replaced with Forest Lore, Desert Lore etc. for rural Heros)" A...
by torus
Sat Jun 04, 2011 12:34 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: New Special Skill - Folk Lore
Replies: 5
Views: 2140

Not sure about folk lore but I think maybe Desert Lore, Jungle Lore, and other similar wilderness skills might be useful, to complement Forest Lore.
by torus
Sat Jun 04, 2011 12:30 am
Forum: Advanced Fighting Fantasy 2
Topic: The inevitable "got mine" thread...
Replies: 13
Views: 4931

Got mine online from games lore. Great to see this back, and in much improved form. I ran the Riddling Reaver campaign years ago, which was very good fun, but the old FF and AFF rules were frankly broken. I think the original AFF was a missed opportunity in that regard. This is much better. Nicely b...