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Old 08-31-2012, 12:47 PM   #1
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Default Can Hirelings be stolen by thiefs?

When I read the rules it says some Hirelings are considered items, the one with a gold value.

1. So can a thief steal a hireling if it is an item?

2. For hirelings with no gold pieces, the thief class can't steal it right?

3. The thief class can not steal Steeds because it is considered a big item, correct?

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Old 08-31-2012, 12:50 PM   #2
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Default Re: Can Hirelings be stolen by thiefs?

1. If a hireling is an item it follows all the rules items follow, so it would be vulnerable to theft from a Thief as long as it isn't big.

2. Correct

3. Yes
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Old 08-31-2012, 01:13 PM   #3
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Old 08-31-2012, 05:24 PM   #4
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Default Re: Can Hirelings be stolen by thiefs?

And as an added note, there are very few Hirelings that are Items. The Budget Steed is the only Hireling which is also an Item from the Fantasy sets.

And there are exceptions for Steeds too, as only those with Big on their cards are actually Big. The Horse Shoes can be used as a Steed, but they are not Big and can be stolen. I believe many of the Vehicles from Munchkin Impossible are also not Big, so any of those Small ones can be stolen too in a blended game.
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Old 12-29-2012, 06:40 PM   #5
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i thought thieves cant target items but players?
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Old 12-29-2012, 07:18 PM   #6
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Default Re: Can Hirelings be stolen by thiefs?

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i thought thieves cant target items but players?
No, you targer a non-Big Item. You have to declare the specific Item you're trying to steal before rolling.
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