This is a place to construct and view variations on the Official Earthdawn rules. Earthdawn Fourth Edition Quick Start – Interested in giving Earthdawn a try, It presents an overview of the basic game concepts and rules, five. These house rules are in effect for my campaign unless otherwise noted. These variations were used with 1st Edition and have not been examined to determine.

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Most of the numbers are fairly standard. Giving Ground – You trade space for eathdawn. Physical, Magical, and Social i. For Third Circle, 6 talents at rank 3, one of which have to be a 2nd Circle talent If your wound threshold is 10, you can points of damage without taking on a wound. As per the above, the difficulty value where the odds of success are perfectly even is identical to the step number.

If a talent is noted as being a discipline talent, the character has the choice to expend a single point of karma in eartjdawn to roll their racial karma die when making the talent test. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. Earthdawn Role-playing games introduced in If Horror Marked, he is screwed.


A character may only buy one attribute point between circle advancement. Of course humans with Versatility might know either talent.

Consulting the step chart, rank 8 give you 2d6 to roll for your test. Called Key Knowledges, the character must go out into the world and actually learn the history of the weapon. Using Weapon History, the adepts finds this requirement out. Magic Items have ranks. The Rule presence in Barsaive has been limited to a small part of eartydawn Barsaive, located around the magical fortress of Sky Point and the city of Vivane.


Success Levels When taking on a task, there are six different success levels; critical failure, poor, average, good, excellent, and extraordinary.

As long as it is there, one can cast from the Matrix as often as one likes. An excellent success is 2. Yes, increasing your talents require that the adept be fully healed.

This will sometimes make combat last longer than in other games. Your defense ratings decrease by 3. Steps 6 through 12 as listed above form the basis of a 7-step cycle. During the same circle, a character may not buy a different attribute up by a point.

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Cobra Strike – Adds to eartbdawn dex step for your initiative test. To form stepsadd 1d Increasing a talent rank is what the bulk of a character’s legend points are spent on.

The armor can be bypassed if the strike is Excellent or Extraordinary. The increase can only happen once per circle, however you can opt to save your opportunity to increase the attribute until a later time.

Increasing an attribute modifies the Attribute Valuenot the step. If the spell is successfully cast, it has its normal effects along with added consequences.

There are times when an average success isn’t good enough to get the job done.


I may add or edit it as time goes on. Increasing a skill rank 5.

For example, two six-sided dice will on average yield a result of 7, [5] earthdawj the step number 8 means that 2d6 will be rolled. LP can be spent on the following: In order to heal a wound, you must be fully healed. I might do some changes because of it.

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So to be of Second Circle, you must have 5 talents at rank 2, one of which have to be a 1st Circle talent. InRedBrick announced the Third Edition of the game. If the attack roll hits and is above an extraordinary result i. Legend points the Earthdawn equivalent of experience points can be spent to put up the characters level in the Talent, increasing his step level for the ability, making the user more proficient at using that specific type of magic.

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Please let me know if there are any questions, or if earthadwn is anything further I can do. Is that possible at a low circle? We’re playing a 4th Edition campaign, but as the rules are still in the works any Edition is fine.

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