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  • Originally posted by wern212 View Post
    So... looking at the Monday Meeting Notes, it seems that the Lunars Kickstarter is getting ever closer.
    Is there something you look forward to showing to the community most of all?
    It's a whole package sort of deal.


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    • Do the Lunars currently have riddle themed charms, or should I set money aside for the custom charm reward tier?


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        • Originally posted by glamourweaver View Post
          Do the Lunars currently have riddle themed charms, or should I set money aside for the custom charm reward tier?
          Nothing specifically riddle-themed.


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          • Originally posted by Robert Vance View Post
            And that damns you forever? What even is damnation, etc. etc.

            At the end of the day, I think Exalted's treatment of morality shouldn't be less nuanced than that of The Good Place.
            Hey, man, that's great. Thanks.

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            • How is Lunars going? Proceeding apace or are you concentrating on DB corrections now?


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              • Originally posted by Robert Vance View Post
                And that damns you forever? What even is damnation, etc. etc.

                At the end of the day, I think Exalted's treatment of morality shouldn't be less nuanced than that of The Good Place.
                I assume you mean the morality operating in-universe, not the show’s statement on morality?


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                • Originally posted by BrilliantRain View Post
                  How is Lunars going? Proceeding apace or are you concentrating on DB corrections now?
                  Right now I'm focused on getting the revised Dragon-Blooded files back to the layout team, because that's pretty quick work (and I imagine folks don't want to be waiting very long on it). This weekend, back to Lunars dev.


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                  • Originally posted by BrilliantRain View Post
                    How is Lunars going? Proceeding apace or are you concentrating on DB corrections now?
                    I'm focused on redlining Across the Eight Directions while Vance is revising Dragon-Blooded. Once DBs are off the table, we'll trade off Eight Directions and Lunars material.


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                    • DBs and Solars, for instance, are more "social" with Circles and Hearths. Liminals aren't really into being together. What about the three auxiliary Exalted types?

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                      • Originally posted by Anaximander View Post
                        DBs and Solars, for instance, are more "social" with Circles and Hearths. Liminals aren't really into being together. What about the three auxiliary Exalted types?
                        Like Exigents (and Liminals, for that matter), they're more likely to slot into mixed Circles if they show up as PCs.


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                        • The 3e corebook says "[t]hough they are death’s champions, the Abyssals yet live," which is how it was in previous editions. What Fire Has Wrought refers to Abyssals as "undead Exalted" (under Eternal Death-Banishing Blossom, p. 233). (There's also at least one other Charm that mentions "undead Exalted" without naming Abyssals specifically.)

                          Is this a deliberate change, i.e. are Abyssal Exalted actually undead now? Or should those Charm descriptions say something more like "Exalted who are creatures of death?"

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                          • Originally posted by Jefepato View Post
                            The 3e corebook says "[t]hough they are death’s champions, the Abyssals yet live," which is how it was in previous editions. What Fire Has Wrought refers to Abyssals as "undead Exalted" (under Eternal Death-Banishing Blossom, p. 233). (There's also at least one other Charm that mentions "undead Exalted" without naming Abyssals specifically.)

                            Is this a deliberate change, i.e. are Abyssal Exalted actually undead now? Or should those Charm descriptions say something more like "Exalted who are creatures of death?"
                            It's not a deliberate change — "undead" is nebulous enough of a concept in Exalted's cosmology that it's tricky to draw precise lines. The Abyssal Exalted haven't died yet, but they're suffused with the Essence of death itself. Saying "creature of death" over and over burns wordcount, and it isn't any more precise, so "undead Exalted" it is. That doesn't change any of the specifics of what playing an Abyssal will be like.


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                            • Originally posted by Robert Vance View Post
                              It's not a deliberate change — "undead" is nebulous enough of a concept in Exalted's cosmology that it's tricky to draw precise lines. The Abyssal Exalted haven't died yet, but they're suffused with the Essence of death itself. Saying "creature of death" over and over burns wordcount, and it isn't any more precise, so "undead Exalted" it is. That doesn't change any of the specifics of what playing an Abyssal will be like.
                              The Only Mostly Dead Exalted just doesn't roll off the tongue as well.

                              Is the Solar-Lunar bond universal among Solars? I know it isn't for Lunars but is the reverse also true?

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                              • So one of my players has decided to take a concept based on having an incredible amount of strength. The idea being that they could among other things lift and throw heavy objects at their opponents in combat.

                                Is it alright for me to have them succeed at a feat of strength then let the player have a heavy throwing weapon ready or should this count as creating a hazard?

                                And does that make sense as is or would this be better expressed as a custom charm.

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