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PostSubject: Human Centric World   Mon Oct 14, 2013 3:44 pm

I always liked this concept races in D&D are sort of stereotypes of real people this concept pulls it back by reflavoring the races as types of human (the races are kept close to humans in the game arguably so this shouldn't be an issue)

http://www.keyourcars.com/2008/11/18/humanocentric-world/

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One suspects Lugh Long-hand Samildánach (a wright/carpenter, a sailor, a smith/bronze craftsman, a healer, a champion, a harpist, a poet/historian, a sorcerer, cupbearer) would agree.
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PostSubject: Re: Human Centric World   Thu Oct 24, 2013 2:32 pm

There is a bit of echo of this in Ultramodern4... I am currently quite intrigued by it has anybody used it ... it looks like it has some slick elements.

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“A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.” - Lazarus Long via Robert Heinlein.

One suspects Lugh Long-hand Samildánach (a wright/carpenter, a sailor, a smith/bronze craftsman, a healer, a champion, a harpist, a poet/historian, a sorcerer, cupbearer) would agree.
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