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Old February 22, 2011, 19:23   #4
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Originally Posted by Derakon View Post
I'm pretty sure this is average damage, not max damage, at least when it comes to spells. Breath weapons should be max since there's no random component. Could someone please verify?
You are correct for both breath weapons and spells. How the damage varies around the average differs depending on the spell; for example, mana storms are 10d10 + 5*monster level. If you have the source, you can see the various formulae in monster/constants.h (look for the _DMG macros).
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