Monthly Archives: February 2011

Permanent Essence and Exalted Power Levels, v2

In my second pass at sorting out the power levels and such I’ve opened up the levels quite a bit, and changed the terminology to something that seems to work better. I’m still unsure about using Second Breath as the … Continue reading

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Permanent Essence and Exalted Power Levels

Permanent Essence is Exalted is roughly equal to the role the Refresh level plays in The Dresden Files RPG, which is to say a really rough gauge of the character’s power level. The concept can’t be translated directly, but should … Continue reading

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Essence

Handling Essence in FATE is proving to be a tougher problem to crack than I had originally thought. When I first looked at it I thought the Hunger mechanics from Dresden* would fit perfectly, with a stress track to represent … Continue reading

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