Thursday, June 21, 2018

Shadow of the Demon Lord: The Thing



"Man is the warmest place to hide."

The Thing          DIFFICULTY 100
Size 0 to 2 horrific extraterrestrial
Perception 14 (+4), darksight
Defense 15; Health 80
Strength 16 (+6)   Agility 13 (+3)   Intellect 14 (+4)   Will 14 (+4)
Speed 15; climber
Immune damage from disease or poison; gaining Insanity; dazed, 
   fatigued, frightened, immobilized, impaired, poisoned, slowed, 
   stunned

ATTACK OPTIONS
Natural Weapons (melee to short range) +6 with 2 boons (2d6+2)


SPECIAL  ACTIONS
Steal Form
 t
he thing uses an action or a triggered action on its turn 
   to alter its appearance to match that of a target dead creature it 
   can see within short range. The target must be Size 0 to 2 and 
   have a shape of flesh and blood. The thing's body changes so it 
   looks exactly like the target, including clothing. The effect lasts 
   until the thing uses this talent again. If it becomes incapacitated 
   the thing can create a hybrid form composed of any portions of 
   it's existing shape. When the thing steals a creature’s form, its 
   challenge rolls to deceive others have 3 boons.



If you like this post and others like it and have an extra $1 a month, please consider becoming a Patron of Cross Planes on Patreon.
Post a Comment

The Black Hack: Alternate Armor Rules

I've had this idea rolling around in my head for Armor in an OSR game. I think it fits closest as a solution for The Black Hack (altho...