View Full Version : Criticals and Fumbles - Gamerstable Ep66

07-17-2012, 09:35 AM
Not much in roleplaying games elicits more of a table-wide reaction than a critical hit or a fumble. The extreme consequences of a lucky roll can change the dynamic of a combat very quickly. Whether it be double damage, a dropped weapon or the effect rolled on a chart, criticals and fumbles have become an integral part of the gamerís life. But are they necessary?

We examine the nature of the critical hit and the fumble. Citing examples of how they are used in the games that we play.

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