On the hierarchy of intellect

How do we represent different intelligence ratings in NPCs and monsters? I wrote before (briefly) about defining monster intelligence ratings. It was in reference to defining a system or process for writing magic spells, and didn't spend too much time on it. It's been percolating around my brain since then, inspiring pieces this like but... Continue Reading →



EDIT: I found my mistake: seems I forgot to include racial ability modifiers in the NPC generator. Boy, is my face red... I'll leave this post (and those before it) as is. This is a process and it would be disingenuous of me to remove rior thoughts, especially if they're wrong. It'll take time before... Continue Reading →

This got me thinking…

How do we decide or interpret ability scores? It's not like this is a new conversation or one without an obvious answer. Indeed, in this case, the simplest explanation is probably the best. But as I considered how to put it into words, it occurred to me that, while I have very clear rules for... Continue Reading →

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