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maine75man
post Jan 27 2012, 04:35 AM
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I've always had a thing for characters with extra arms. Don't know why but I do. My question is are there any good way's to build a character around the Shiva Arms meta-quality in 4E.
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Yerameyahu
post Jan 28 2012, 08:13 PM
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Man, I hope no one notices the six-armed chrome Troll trying to get into melee range.
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post Jan 28 2012, 08:24 PM
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QUOTE (Yerameyahu @ Jan 28 2012, 03:13 PM) *
Man, I hope no one notices the six-armed chrome Troll trying to get into melee range.



They won't. He bathed in ruthenium this morning. (IMG:style_emoticons/default/biggrin.gif)
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- maine75man   Shiva Arms: Practical or Just Fun?   Jan 27 2012, 04:35 AM
- - Udoshi   Yes there is. I have, as an experiment, made a si...   Jan 27 2012, 04:40 AM
- - Wejoto   QUOTE You basically have to load up on all the dic...   Jan 27 2012, 06:31 AM
|- - Dakka Dakka   QUOTE (Wejoto @ Jan 27 2012, 07:31 AM) Wa...   Jan 27 2012, 07:32 AM
|- - Udoshi   QUOTE (Wejoto @ Jan 26 2012, 11:31 PM) Wa...   Jan 27 2012, 07:43 AM
- - CanRay   Fun and difficulty of six arms, in webcomic form. ...   Jan 27 2012, 09:30 AM
- - Irion   @Udoshi QUOTE You ONLY split Stat+Skill. Not quite...   Jan 27 2012, 09:42 AM
|- - NiL_FisK_Urd   QUOTE (Irion @ Jan 27 2012, 10:42 AM) You...   Jan 27 2012, 09:55 AM
|- - Glyph   QUOTE (Irion @ Jan 27 2012, 01:42 AM) @Ud...   Jan 27 2012, 10:27 AM
- - Irion   For example: QUOTE ("Reflex recorder")T...   Jan 27 2012, 10:29 AM
- - NiL_FisK_Urd   Well, you use an old book. SR4 Errata changed it t...   Jan 27 2012, 10:38 AM
- - Medicineman   Hello everybody QUOTE My question is are there an...   Jan 27 2012, 11:06 AM
- - UmaroVI   One of the interesting things about the six-armed ...   Jan 27 2012, 11:46 AM
|- - Udoshi   QUOTE (UmaroVI @ Jan 27 2012, 04:46 AM) U...   Jan 28 2012, 03:16 AM
|- - UmaroVI   Yeah, the importance of negating modifiers might m...   Jan 28 2012, 11:38 AM
|- - Mäx   QUOTE (Udoshi @ Jan 28 2012, 06:16 AM) Th...   Jan 28 2012, 04:37 PM
- - Mäx   Tacnet has a max rating of 4.   Jan 27 2012, 12:44 PM
|- - UmaroVI   QUOTE (Mäx @ Jan 27 2012, 07:44 AM) Tacne...   Jan 27 2012, 04:57 PM
- - Dakka Dakka   Where's the red dot sight from?   Jan 27 2012, 02:33 PM
|- - Mäx   QUOTE (Dakka Dakka @ Jan 27 2012, 05:33 P...   Jan 27 2012, 03:18 PM
- - Irion   @Medicineman QUOTE ("FAQ")A dice pool is...   Jan 27 2012, 02:57 PM
- - Irion   QUOTE ("Corebook")These modifiers can re...   Jan 27 2012, 04:12 PM
- - 3278   QUOTE (maine75man @ Jan 27 2012, 04:35 AM...   Jan 27 2012, 09:46 PM
|- - Glyph   QUOTE (3278 @ Jan 27 2012, 01:46 PM) Are ...   Jan 28 2012, 03:49 AM
|- - Udoshi   QUOTE (Glyph @ Jan 27 2012, 08:49 PM) So ...   Jan 28 2012, 04:04 AM
|- - maine75man   QUOTE (Glyph @ Jan 27 2012, 11:49 PM) The...   Jan 28 2012, 02:34 PM
- - Yerameyahu   No, and no.   Jan 27 2012, 10:01 PM
- - CanRay   The advantage is pistol in one hand, magazine in s...   Jan 27 2012, 10:03 PM
- - Yerameyahu   Agreed. It's silly enough to use 2 guns at onc...   Jan 27 2012, 10:23 PM
|- - Medicineman   QUOTE (Yerameyahu @ Jan 27 2012, 06:23 PM...   Jan 28 2012, 06:56 AM
- - Mäx   With 4 hands you can suppress 4 corridors at the s...   Jan 27 2012, 10:26 PM
|- - CanRay   QUOTE (Mäx @ Jan 27 2012, 06:26 PM) With ...   Jan 27 2012, 10:44 PM
- - Stahlseele   Suppressive Fire does not care about blind fire, r...   Jan 28 2012, 01:52 AM
- - Yerameyahu   You can use them for that. You just don't get ...   Jan 28 2012, 04:13 AM
- - Dakka Dakka   You forgot FA mod and MRSI on the MGL. Now that i...   Jan 28 2012, 07:58 AM
- - Shortstraw   I was always a fan of heavy weapon shield and mele...   Jan 28 2012, 08:38 AM
- - UmaroVI   Actually, that reminds me of the other practical u...   Jan 28 2012, 11:40 AM
- - Medicineman   I wonder if Shiva Arms have to be symmetrical ? h...   Jan 28 2012, 12:51 PM
- - Yerameyahu   That's a dangerous line of thinking. If we ass...   Jan 28 2012, 04:39 PM
- - UmaroVI   Hmm, here's an interesting one: how about a me...   Jan 28 2012, 05:15 PM
|- - Raiki   QUOTE (UmaroVI @ Jan 28 2012, 12:15 PM) H...   Jan 28 2012, 07:43 PM
|- - Mäx   QUOTE (UmaroVI @ Jan 28 2012, 08:15 PM) H...   Jan 28 2012, 08:47 PM
- - Yerameyahu   Man, I hope no one notices the six-armed chrome Tr...   Jan 28 2012, 08:13 PM
|- - Raiki   QUOTE (Yerameyahu @ Jan 28 2012, 03:13 PM...   Jan 28 2012, 08:24 PM
- - Yerameyahu   It certainly doesn't make sense for 6 independ...   Jan 28 2012, 08:56 PM
- - Irion   @Yerameyahu Yeah, thats the said thing about Shado...   Jan 28 2012, 09:07 PM
- - Yerameyahu   It's not the nifty concept that bothers me: mu...   Jan 28 2012, 09:21 PM
- - Irion   The sad thing is, that the line between munchkin a...   Jan 28 2012, 09:28 PM
- - UmaroVI   I think it actually was meant to be +1 per arm, bu...   Jan 28 2012, 09:29 PM
|- - Sponge   QUOTE (UmaroVI @ Jan 28 2012, 04:29 PM) I...   Jan 29 2012, 04:55 PM
- - Stahlseele   Well, aside from Reach and better damage/AP . .   Jan 28 2012, 09:34 PM
|- - UmaroVI   QUOTE (Stahlseele @ Jan 28 2012, 04:34 PM...   Jan 28 2012, 10:06 PM
- - Yerameyahu   I know this goes back to the basic problem of ...   Jan 28 2012, 09:36 PM
- - Stahlseele   Shadowrun 4: Now you too can have your +6 Cyber-Ar...   Jan 28 2012, 09:49 PM
- - UmaroVI   Well, ultimately, yes, this goes back to the poorl...   Jan 28 2012, 10:03 PM
|- - Yerameyahu   QUOTE (UmaroVI @ Jan 28 2012, 04:03 PM) W...   Jan 28 2012, 10:08 PM
- - The Jopp   Hmm, use of X6 shiva arms (Nartaki Changeling with...   Jan 29 2012, 09:53 AM
- - Tymeaus Jalynsfein   I have a Spider like character (Changeling Class I...   Jan 29 2012, 03:08 PM
- - Stahlseele   Make a ScorpionCharacter. Have him walk on the 6 a...   Jan 29 2012, 03:23 PM
- - UmaroVI   I don't want to get any further into a pointle...   Jan 29 2012, 05:51 PM
- - Yerameyahu   And, of course, shouldn't.   Jan 29 2012, 05:54 PM
- - maine75man   I think I'll be making a four armed Naritaki p...   Jan 29 2012, 06:39 PM
|- - Mäx   QUOTE (maine75man @ Jan 29 2012, 09:39 PM...   Jan 29 2012, 06:52 PM
- - Yerameyahu   If you're paying cash and slots for drone guns...   Jan 29 2012, 06:47 PM
- - NiL_FisK_Urd   Tracer Rounds are in the core Rulebook   Jan 29 2012, 06:51 PM
|- - maine75man   QUOTE (NiL_FisK_Urd @ Jan 29 2012, 02:51 ...   Jan 29 2012, 10:47 PM
|- - Mäx   QUOTE (maine75man @ Jan 30 2012, 01:47 AM...   Jan 30 2012, 12:25 AM
- - UmaroVI   Yeah, 5x Ambidexterity is not worth it - you'r...   Jan 29 2012, 07:05 PM
- - Yerameyahu   They're not even really terms; that would assu...   Jan 29 2012, 10:53 PM
|- - maine75man   QUOTE (Yerameyahu @ Jan 29 2012, 06:53 PM...   Jan 30 2012, 12:30 AM
- - UmaroVI   SR4A changed the description of reflex recorders. ...   Jan 30 2012, 12:26 AM
- - Yerameyahu   Hehe, but we have mountains of evidence that (even...   Jan 30 2012, 01:29 AM
|- - Dakka Dakka   QUOTE (Yerameyahu @ Jan 30 2012, 02:29 AM...   Jan 30 2012, 02:36 PM
- - bobbaganoosh   It would have been nice for the developers to make...   Jan 30 2012, 02:35 AM
- - Yerameyahu   It's mostly that they use them sloppily (or fa...   Jan 30 2012, 03:42 AM
- - UmaroVI   Well, also, the consequence of multiple authors do...   Jan 30 2012, 11:10 AM
- - UmaroVI   MBW also stacks with RE. It is Synaptic Boosters t...   Jan 30 2012, 03:16 PM
- - Dakka Dakka   True, but that is not what I am talking about. Con...   Jan 30 2012, 03:29 PM
|- - Sponge   QUOTE (The Dumpshock poster named Dakka Dakka ...   Jan 30 2012, 04:43 PM
- - UmaroVI   You think "a bonus of +1 to Reaction" is...   Jan 30 2012, 03:50 PM
|- - Dakka Dakka   QUOTE (UmaroVI @ Jan 30 2012, 04:50 PM) Y...   Jan 30 2012, 04:45 PM
|- - Udoshi   QUOTE (Dakka Dakka @ Jan 30 2012, 09:45 A...   Jan 31 2012, 11:30 PM
- - Yerameyahu   Heh. That way lies madness. There's a slim (bu...   Jan 30 2012, 04:15 PM


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