Puppetmaster


  • Skill points increased to 6 + Int modifier from 2 + Int modifier. [f, b]
  • Spells per day changed to a predetermined feature instead of an investment-based feature. [b]
  • Wonder format optimized for readability. [s]
  • Puppetry wonders gained bonus wonder point feature based on relevant ability scores. [b]
  • Cost of most wonders adjusted. [b]
  • Many spellcaster-friendly wonders added. [f, b]
  • Animated doll HD changed to scale with PC’s investment in Animism instead of requiring wonder points. [f, b]
  • Rules on animated doll death detailed more specifically. [b, s]
  • Marionette wonder became a mind-affecting ability. [f, b]
  • Ability to manipulate a creature as a force effect added. [f, b]
  • Many non-combat manipulation wonders added. [f, b]
  • Rod Puppets wonder gained notice that it is not language-dependent or mind-affecting. [b, s]
  • Specific damage stories changed to +2 damage from +1 damage.
  • Deadly Ensorcellment added to increase specific damage stories’ damage to +3 instead of +2. [f, b]
  • The Incidental Crusade changed from ignore fear-based penalties to reroll a save vs. a fear effect. [f, b]
  • The Song of Caerwyn gained temporary hit point extension effect upon continued performance. [b]
  • Mage Armor added to spell list. [f]
  • Weight of typical rod puppets increased to 1 lb. from 0 lbs. [f, b]
[f]=flavor change [b]=balance change [s]=streamlined-play change

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Puppetmaster

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