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Sunday, October 2, 2011

House rules concerning HD and HP

Few days ago I was thinking about gritty nature of the Barbaric Frontier. Since not everyday we wake up in a perfect condition I thought It would be aproprieate to cover this in the rules. 

Every day adventurers roll their HD. 

0 Hours of rest - all HD must be rolled

3 Hours of rest - 1 HD is full, the rest must be rolled

6 Hours of rest - 2 HD are full, the rest must be rolled

9 Hours of rest - All HD are full

Of course all wounds achieved must be substracted from the daily amount of HPs.


  1. Very cool. Puts a new spin on staying up in the tavern all night. ;)

  2. Thanks, I hope It will not result in TPK at the first session.

  3. One result would be that characters could die in their sleep.

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  6. Thanks, as soon as I go through your book I'll do a review.