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Old 12-10-2014, 09:22 PM   #13
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Default Re: Unarmed vs. Knife

Originally Posted by Flyndaran View Post
that makes no sense. How can you retreat away only to magically be next to your target immediately after?
If you truly do retreat from a Reach 1 attack, you will have issues. Some knives are Reach C, which allows you to retreat to Reach 1, and still attempt to capture the arm and then step into CC.

I did a rather extensive breakdown of Arm Lock by RAW a few weeks ago on my blog.
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