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Clarification on gambling needed

posted Mar 08, 2018 04:27:37 by toneturbo
Gambling during carousing question.

When the combat dice are rolled for gambling, do you count successes (gold won) using the same point system used for damage rolls (1=1, 2=2, 3 & 4 =0, 5 &6=1)?

Are there effects on rolls of 5's and 6's when the player is not cheating?

Has anyone created any homebrew ideals for this type of gamb
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Dislikes_Elves said Mar 09, 2018 22:06:20
I understand it's the normal damage system: without cheating, 1 is 1, 2 is 2, 3 and 4 are 0 and 5 and 6 are 1. Cheating adds Vicious 1 so to say.
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toneturbo said Mar 10, 2018 12:23:29
Okay. Thank you! I thought that is how it works, but one of my players begged to differ. So I wanted to check.
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SteveHanson said Mar 12, 2018 16:20:05
Official response from the Conan rules guru:
Gambling during carousing Answer.

Q. When the combat dice are rolled for gambling, do you count successes (gold won) using the same point system used for damage rolls (1=1, 2=2, 3 & 4 =0, 5 &6=1)?
A. YES
Q. Are there effects on rolls of 5's and 6's when the player is not cheating?
A. No
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