Friday Night Firefly
Dice range: D4 D8 D10 D12
Step 1: Main Attributes
There are 3 main attributes
Default is D8 on all three
To increase one of the attributes, you have to drop one of the others. Can not go below a D6 and can not go above a D10.
Example 1: D10 Mental, D8 Physical, D6 Social
Example 2: D10 Mental, D6 Physical, D8 Social
Step 2: Pick 3 distinctions.
All distinctions are rated as D8.
1st Trigger: Gain plot point when using a D4 is free
2nd Trigger: Unlocked on advancement
3rd Trigger: Unlocked on advancement
Listed on pages 195 – 203
You can choose 2 distinction triggers at character creation (not 2 per distinction, but 2 overall). The rest gets unlocked through advancement.
Step 3: Pick Skills to upgrade
All skills are rated as D4 by default.
Upgrade all skills listed in distinctions from D4 to D6. If listed more than once, then step up the skill as many times as listed.
e.g. fly skill listed in all three distinctions, therefore upgrade from D4 to D10
Then, you get additional 9 points for skills.
Stepping up skill listed in distinctions costs 1 point
Stepping up skill NOT listed in distinctions costs 2 points
Step 4: Pick Specialties and Signature Assets
Get 5 points
1 point to:
- add specialty to skill
- Create signature asset at a d6
- Step up signature asset d6 to d8
Any skill at D6 can have a specialty. Specialty gives an extra D6 dice.
A D6 in KNOW gets a specialty for free.
Signature assets can not go higher than D8.