Math problem in 2e blind fire...

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Cyber-Dave Cyber-Dave's picture
Math problem in 2e blind fire...

When you can’t see your target you take either a -30 or a 50% chance of missing no matter what you roll. That means that it you have a 59% or lower of hitting your target unmodified, you are better off taking the 50% miss chance... seems weird that the “worse” penalty is sometimes the better option.

nezumi.hebereke nezumi.hebereke's picture
Yeah, that does seem odd. It

Yeah, that does seem odd. It has echoes of Shadowrun's 'sometimes it's better to blindfold yourself before battle' issues. Probably easier to turn the 50% to a flat -50 penalty, or apply that -30 /in addition to/ the 50%.

Cyber-Dave Cyber-Dave's picture
Yep. Pretty much...

Yep. Pretty much...