Archive for July 2nd, 2006

Kilgore's Tip of the Day #1

Sunday, July 2nd, 2006

When preparing to attack some miners by surprise, use a heavy pick, regardless of your proficiencies. That way, if you charge in and critically miss your opponent, instead hitting the rock face about three feet away, you can pretend that you are mining with enthusiasm. The illusion is somewhat lessened when this is done with […]

Unincorporeal Sound

Sunday, July 2nd, 2006

'Okay, so we need to distract those miners. I have the Ghost Sound spell. I could make an illusory sound sort of there-ish to draw their attention.' 'Uh, Xanthia, that's only about five feet away from where we are. We could just say, "Hey, miners! Look at us over here!" and save a you spell […]

Death From Above

Sunday, July 2nd, 2006

It's a common problem: how do you sneak up on a guard? It gets more difficult when he has his back up against a cliff, so you can't approach him from behind. The smarter people will realise the answer lies in the third, vertical, dimension. Well, I call it 'smarter', because the plan involved jumping […]