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by Halcon
2014-03-09
Forum: In-Character Forum
Topic: I hereby publicly announce I have left the Northern Kingdoms
Replies: 2
Views: 3819

I hereby publicly announce I have left the Northern Kingdoms

I, Halcon mac Brea, have, of my own free will, removed self from the ranks of the Northern Kingdoms. I will not discuss this decision publicly. I will not be seeking to join any other Country, Unit or Retinue. From this point forward I will fight where my heart, my honor & my free will takes me....
by Halcon
2013-10-17
Forum: Game Rule Questions
Topic: Blocking Arrows with Weapons
Replies: 46
Views: 29668

Re: Blocking Arrows with Weapons

I have expressed my opinions on how this rule is written & intended as best I can. If the Magistrate wish any further council from me all he has to do is ask.

When he makes His ruling on this subject I will glad help explain it to the realm, & I promiss to be nice about it.
by Halcon
2013-10-17
Forum: Game Rule Questions
Topic: Blocking Arrows with Weapons
Replies: 46
Views: 29668

Re: Blocking Arrows with Weapons

An arrows pass through weapons rule would just lead to " it wouldn't have hit me, yes it would, no it wouldn't" arguements. The rule we have is indeed well written & intended. The majority of us just need to understand it & use the "don't be an A-hole rule" rule to get it...
by Halcon
2013-10-17
Forum: Game Rule Questions
Topic: Blocking Arrows with Weapons
Replies: 46
Views: 29668

Re: Blocking Arrows with Weapons

The debate comes from what constitutes an "intentional block". At least one person a year decides that if they hold their weapon up but then "don't move them to block" while rushing an archer they now have an invulnerable shield of "unintentional blocking" Let me attemp...
by Halcon
2013-10-16
Forum: Game Rule Questions
Topic: Blocking Arrows with Weapons
Replies: 46
Views: 29668

Re: Blocking Arrows with Weapons

Why would you be "on guard" vs. an archer if you are not within melee combat range? If you are not in position to immediately attack said archer & you place your weapons between you & that archer you are indeed "intentionally blocking" so by the rules if your weapon is hi...
by Halcon
2013-10-15
Forum: Game Rule Questions
Topic: Blocking Arrows with Weapons
Replies: 46
Views: 29668

Re: Blocking Arrows with Weapons

Some of my own relevent comments from the FB group in case anyone missed them. The grey area in question is someone putting 2 swords (though they could also be trying to hide behind a pole weapon too), with the flats forward, between themselves & the archer. People wishing to cheese the grey are...
by Halcon
2013-10-15
Forum: Game Rule Questions
Topic: Blocking Arrows with Weapons
Replies: 46
Views: 29668

Re: Blocking Arrows with Weapons

I compleatly agree with Inox, Havoc & Exodus (*world ends) Knowingly putting a weapon between yourself & an archer is intentional blocking & there for against the rules, & it always has been whether enforced or not.