Re: Resisting surprise magic?

From: flynnkd2 <flynnkd_at_...>
Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2004 01:17:18 -0000

In HQ you reists everything with ANY appropriate skill. Magic can be resisted by ANY magical or mundane skill. This was not the case in HW.

So it depends on which rules you are using.

But surprise does not stop you resisting magical effects, it merely prevents you from optimising your defences.

> > I have a question about magical defenses in a surprise situation.
> > That is, when you are attacked by magic, the most appropriate
> > response is a magical defense, ideally one appropriate to the
> attack,
> > and if you don't have anything specific you default to something
> like
> > piety or initiate of your god. But how much choice do you have in
> > the matter when you are attacked by surprise? Of course, there
> are

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