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Superspeed Side Effect

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#21 mrinku


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Posted 13 September 2017 - 02:49 AM

I was thinking more along the lines of "Massive Coronary" (i.e. actual NNDK damage if you really want to specific damage rules). Ageing a year itself is still an undefined thing in HERO. Why would being 91 be any worse than 90?


Something like "Physical Complication: Old Age" would be enough. Or "Susceptability: 1d6 STUN and BODY from Pushing powers".

#22 Foxiekins


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Posted 14 September 2017 - 03:44 PM

Hmmm...  Maybe the aging would be the special effect for the NND damage...  Call it System Shock...  When his metabolism comes back to normal, he makes a CON roll, and takes NND damage from the System Shock if he fails...

#23 Sean Waters

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 06:07 PM

If their aging is accelerating faster than they are then it will get away from them and they won't be able to age any more.


If I have completely misunderstood the question SOMEHOW, just add more points to Psychological Complication: Opinionated bigot. That way you get more points every time you run fast.  Until you fall and break your hip, anyway.


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