Re: About stat system..

Subject: Re: About stat system..
From: Sinister Serpent (
Date: Thu Nov 25 1999 - 09:13:13 EET

Tommi Leino wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Nov 1999, Ari Miettinen wrote:
> > - Memory (MEM)                Potential to remember things, should also
> >                               affect learning rate
> Do we really need a stat for learning rate?

This is not the only stat that affects learning rate. The main weight is
still on intelligence.
> > - Empathy (EMP)               Potential to sense, what other people think
> >                               / feel emotionally
> I would like to see some examples in what kind of skills the Empathy stat
> really could be used.

I think EMP would substitute CHA-based skills usually, but there should
be exceptions, of course, since this is EMP, not CHA.
> > * Might (MGT)         Potential to perform magic
> Using magic in Majik is channeling and thus for that stats like
> Constition is more relevant, and also, for religious casters, I like the
> Might be something that you get from your god, not an innate ability.

In my very own RPG-system (on which my proposal for stats was based) I
have this ability called "magical aptitude" or just MAG. It is the
average score of WIL, INT and WIS, but there is weight on CON, too,
since in my system CON affects mana, but not the potential to cast.
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