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Old February 12, 2015, 23:41   #9
Ingwe Ingweron
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Originally Posted by bron View Post
I'm of the opinion that the competition rules, for Vanilla at least, should continue to insist on restarting from the savefile, and not allow a rebirth. One thing that changes with a rebirth is that all 50 levels of Hit Dice get re-rolled, and the HP progression can have a significant effect on the character, especially in the early going. This doesn't happen with, say, Sil, but for Vanilla I think it is important.
Thanks, Bron. That makes me feel better for having "suicided by cop" my Leon II when I realized I'd used the birth-process. Now I know it was the right thing.
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