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Old 05-17-2022, 08:58 AM   #6
naloth
 
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Default Re: Approximating Swarm NPC attacks for players

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Originally Posted by Shuckster View Post
that makes a lot of sense, basically the swarm needs to be on someone for 2-5 seconds before the automatic attack of the aura can start taking effect, now the only real hurdle is how to deal with the swarms lack of any and all active defenses...
I don't use active defenses for mooks or anything with a sub-animal IQ anyway. Aggressive animals generally prefer grappling or AoA. Other animals will generally be more focused on intimidating or fleeing.

Besides if it's an NPC, it doesn't really matter. The GM gets to choose how it plays.
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