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Old 03-24-2014, 11:27 AM  
Kromm
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Default Re: Weapon Master (All Melee) Cost?

More on-topic, "All muscle-powered melee weapons" is a 40-point category. Do remember that the existing 40-point categories assume melee and ranged. I could rewrite them as follows:
All bladed weapons = All bladed one- or two-handed weapons for melee or ranged combat
All one-handed weapons = All bladed or blunt one-handed weapons for melee or ranged combat
Treating bladed vs. blunt, one-handed vs. two-handed, and melee vs. ranged as divisions of equal importance, all of the following are 40-point categories within the supercategory of "muscle-powered weapons":
All bladed or blunt one- or two-handed weapons for melee combat ("all melee weapons")
All bladed or blunt one- or two-handed weapons for ranged combat ("all thrown or missile weapons")
All bladed or blunt one-handed weapons for melee or ranged combat ("all one-handed weapons")
All bladed or blunt two-handed weapons for melee or ranged combat ("all two-handed weapons")
All bladed one- or two-handed weapons for melee or ranged combat ("all bladed weapons")
All blunt one- or two-handed weapons for melee or ranged combat ("all blunt weapons")
The only fussy distinctions needed are that (1) "bladed" means "cutting or impaling" while "blunt" means "crushing or piercing," and (2) "melee" and "ranged" refer to use, so that a master of melee weapons gets special benefits when swinging a throwing axe or stabbing with a knife, but not when chucking those things.
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