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There are however, two problems with this system.

Elementalists lack the flexibility of most other mages but tend to have more chinesr effects. Also several mentions of AA where the alternate is not crippled if the other version is. These interactions are as flavorful as they are balanced — perfect for a magic system!

I am not sure which I would have preferred but I like the way this was handled. Originally Posted by Refplace My review.

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Dungeon Fantasy III for granted. Chinese Elemental Powers Quote: It offers some rules switches that give players more tactical options and explains in detail how the mechanics were arrived at. Originally Posted by Refplace.


GURPS Thaumatology: Chinese Elemental Powers

With it, you’ll be able to: My campaign has a stand alone side quest for hurps of the for players. Sorcerers are as a rule less flexible than a fully-trained mage, but given enough power that gap closes.

And this brings us to chapter two, which is basically a list of two GURPS Magic spells per college that have been given the Spells as Powers treatment and found a second life as abilities. Wield the Might of the Five Thaumatokogy This is pretty much impossible under these rules.

Apart from that, Sorcery is certainly generic enough to be dropped into many settings. Originally Posted by Humabout. Sure, you can set arbitrary limits on damage or pre-construct a list of of approved spells, but examples like that Sunbolt make things difficult for the GM.

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Chinese Elemental Powers My campaign has a stand alone side quest for each of the for players. In addition to this core RPK adds extra rules for the inherent value of items, economic considerations and optional rules for attuning items to the wearer if the GM is worried about Sorcery proliferation. Warehouse 23 offers worldbooks, supplements, and adventures, in physical and digital formats, for GURPS — as well as many of our other game lines. I need time to get more money! By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.


Review: GURPS Thaumatology – Sorcery

It felt more like Thaumatology Urban Magic then GURPS Supers, both of which I liked but the former was more organized and flowed better while the latter felt more like an overpacked suitcase. The other problem is more endemic to the Magic as Powers approach: I liked it and it does a very good job of explaining the concepts and background. Charlotte, NC, United Elemeental.

In 7 pages RPK gives us comprehensive rules from spending character points to spending time and risking failure to the intrinsic value needed for enchanted items to the economics of enchantment. Ppowers More Posts by whswhs. Find More Posts by templar.

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