Haggling

Haggling

  • Attribute:  Influence
  • Type:  Attack
  • Time:  N/A
  • Description:  Characters with this skill are able to negotiate the price of items or services with a combination of persistent harassment and ambiguous or petty arguing. The effectiveness of this quibbling is based on number of skill points in Cunning, i.e. novice 0-3 points, expert 4-7 points, master 8+ points. A novice has a range up to 10%, an expert up to 25%, and a master up to 50%. Targets are allowed a Willpower or related defend skill to resist the attempt, with a -1 modifier per 2 skill points in Cunning. The difficulty is based on the temperament of the target, local supply and demand, and the overall situation, and may be modified by roleplaying.
  • Specialization:  None