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Old 07-09-2015, 11:42 AM   #12
Anthony
 
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Default Re: [SE] Between Unrestricted Reaction Rolls and Predetermined Reactions

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Originally Posted by whswhs View Post
Really, what's needed is something that corresponds to regular contests as reaction rolls correspond to Quick Contests (of which Influence rolls are an example).
I'm not quite sure what point you're even trying to make. Regular contests are a pretty dubious mechanic, to be honest.

In any case, the reaction cap is actually pretty similar to the rule of 16, and they both have the same root cause -- it's quite cheap to raise one bonus through the roof.
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