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Heightened Balance (sage ability)
Occasionally, a character is placed into a position of precarious risk by a dangerous height or the possibility of falling into a hazardous predicament, such as a trap, a pool or a nest of monsters. The issue is usually associated with
, as the character is knocked back by the force of the enemy's attack. Occasionally, a risk also occurs if the character is in a high place and is startled or affected by their environment (high wind, a greasy or wet spot on a ledge, etcetera). See
In such cases, the character is usually given an
against their dexterity, with success indicating that they have avoided being thrown into a wall or pushed out of the hex into a hazard. Thieves and assassins will most likely succeed due to their high dexterity, but the ability of
allows the character to consider themselves to possess a 19 dexterity for such checks. Thus a failed check can only occur on a natural 20.
If the character already has a natural 19 dexterity (which is possible due to racial adjustments), then the character may roll a 1 in 2 chance that even a natural 20 does not indicate a failure to retain balance.
Note that in situations where balance checks are not made (see
), heightened balance has no effect on the character's forced movement.
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