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Old 05-28-2022, 09:14 AM   #11
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Default Re: How mandatory is putting a few points in a grappling skill?

Originally Posted by Fred Brackin View Post
The niche for Wrestling is to buy it up to Dex+2 and get the +2 ST bonus. Not everything can be resolved with straight Skill rolls.
With KYOS, that +2 ST bonus becomes even better.

Originally Posted by Varyon View Post
Personally, I'd like for there to be a DX/Easy grappling skill for those who aren't dedicated grapplers to invest in, as a grappling equivalent to Brawling, but yeah, if you're not investing many points into it, Wrestling probably gives you more bang for your buck than Judo.
It never came up on my table but I see no problem in allowing Wrestling with optional specialization (Break free and resist takedowns) to make it an easy skill, like lessons learned from self-defense classes to escape people grappling you and legging it.
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