Re: hw-rules] dice or the story?

From: JEFFREY KYER <jeff.kyer_at_...>
Date: Sun, 26 Nov 2000 17:39:56 -0000

> RQ tries (or tried) to simulate the dangers of fighting with broos,
> and such, but simulationism doesn't mean that you are weaker than
> opposition(which I guess what was the reason of many of your
deaths), but it

No. We were more or less on a par with our foes. And quite often stronger.

What I was trying to point out with my example was the *randomness* of the deaths. Oh. A critical hit. Sorry. You're dead. This is an extreme of similationism, I will admit but it is one that is far more common than one likes to see.


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