Monthly Archives: April 2010

Expanded Falling Rules [Pathfinder]

The Pathfinder RPG rules for falling are simiple enough: 1d6 damage per 10 feet fallen to a maximum of 20d6, with some specifics surrounding Acrobatics, intentional falling, and landing on certain surfaces.

However, there are two aspects of falling these rules don’t address: how fast you fall, and falls over 200 feet. The following rules are intended to expand the rules found on page 443 of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook. Read the rest of this entry >>

Sidetrek: Chopper’s Isle [Pathfinder]

Chopper’s Isle is a Rise of the Runelords™ sidetrek adventure for four 3rd-level characters written by James B. Cline and Thomas Baumbach. Special thanks to moonbeam of the Paizo.com message boards for inspiration. Check out Wayfinder #7 for a cleaned up version with pretty maps.

3D Combat Range Finder [Pathfinder]

This tool can be used to quickly calculate the distance between two opponents that aren’t on the same surface, such as during aerial or underwater combat. The chart below serves as a quick reference for distances under 150′. Also check out the expanded falling rules.

 

Range Between Targets – 5 ft. Increments
Vertical Distance 100 100 100 100 100 105 105 105 110 110 110 115 115 120 120 125 130 130 135 140 140
95 95 95 95 95 100 100 100 105 105 105 110 110 115 120 120 125 125 130 135 140
90 90 90 90 90 95 95 95 100 100 105 105 110 110 115 115 120 125 125 130 135
85 85 85 85 85 90 90 90 95 95 100 100 105 105 110 115 115 120 125 125 130
80 80 80 80 80 85 85 85 90 90 95 95 100 105 105 110 115 115 120 125 130
75 75 75 75 80 80 80 85 85 85 90 95 95 100 105 105 110 115 115 120 125
70 70 70 70 75 75 75 80 80 85 85 90 90 95 100 105 105 110 115 120 120
65 65 65 65 70 70 70 75 75 80 80 85 90 90 95 100 105 105 110 115 120
60 60 60 60 65 65 65 70 70 75 80 80 85 90 90 95 100 105 110 110 115
55 55 55 55 60 60 65 65 70 70 75 80 80 85 90 95 95 100 105 110 115
50 50 50 50 55 55 60 60 65 65 70 75 80 80 85 90 95 100 105 105 110
45 45 45 45 50 50 55 55 60 65 65 70 75 80 85 85 90 95 100 105 110
40 40 40 45 45 45 50 55 55 60 65 70 70 75 80 85 90 95 100 105 110
35 35 35 40 40 45 45 50 55 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 85 90 95 100 105
30 30 30 35 35 40 40 45 50 55 60 65 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100 105
25 25 25 30 30 35 40 45 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100 105
20 20 20 25 30 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 80 85 90 95 100
15 15 20 20 25 30 35 40 45 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100
10 10 15 20 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100
5 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100
5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100
Horizontal Distance

New Feats for Monks [Pathfinder]

The upcoming Advanced Player’s Guide is sure to support the monk’s ability to take on different roles in the party, but until then, here are some feats I think the monk needs the adequately fill those roles, from front-line fighter to ranged striker to something in between. Read the rest of this entry >>