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Thursday, October 12

Pyramid Article: Best Served Cold

With the preponderance of raise dead and resurrection spells in most d20 System fantasy campaigns, death is a temporary obstacle at best. The implications of a society where death isn't permanent leads to the question: What's the first thing you do after you die?

Kill the one who killed you, of course.

The urge to get revenge on someone or something comes naturally to characters. After all, they entered a violent situation and probably died violently. But the world becomes a much more dangerous place when arch-villains, intelligent monsters, and even common NPCs all decided to get revenge on the player characters. [MORE]


posted by Michael Tresca at 12:22 AM

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