Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 6) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 8. Modify the character to accommodate any special conditions encountered during play (as required) These rules only apply if your character is a subject to illness, injury, a disability (which can be identified at character creation to allow a…

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Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 5) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 7. Modify the character to accommodate special items and abilities (as required) The following rules really only apply if your character has the capacity to invent special items; scientific effects, enchanted items, or spells and potions etc.  If this…

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Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 4) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 5. Create skills and assign skill points If you have  completed the questionnaire above you will have already identified a minimum of 6 skills for your character (drawn from their life experiences).  If you didn’t complete the questionnaire you…

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Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 3) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 4. Fill out the background for your character Here’s where you create the back-story for your character; their name, upbringing, personal history, etc. Some players find this the most rewarding and fun part of character creation. Others find it…

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Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 2) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Steps in character Creation Step 1. Choose a speciality To begin creating a character for the game you will need to develop a character concept.  The heroes of the age of radio tended to be of three broad types; Adventurer,…

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Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 1) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Chapter 3 – Creating a character This chapter takes you step by step through the process of creating a character that you can then use to represent you in the game.  It helps you devise a character concept, derive some…

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Preparation for Play – Chapter 2 – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Chapter 2 – Preparation for play In order to play this game you’ll require some special gear; a pencil, a 6 sided dice (referred to throughout the rules as 1d6 for short), and two 10 sided dice (referred to as…

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