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(M) Ambush

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(M) Ambush

  • Attribute:  Perception
  • Type:  Attack
  • Time:  N/A
  • Description:  Characters with this skill are are able to use the sights, sounds, and smells of a familiar natural area to conceal their presence, allowing them to add an attack to any Scoutcraft move skill, i.e. Climbing, Riding, Stealth, Swimming, etc (assuming the character has the skill). It may be used with any novice level combat specialty attack, i.e. hack, stab, grab, shoot, claw, etc (assuming the character has the skill), with all related and general combat modifiers and action requirements applied normally. On a successful skill check, the target is hit and may defend normally. If the skill check fails, the normal miss results of that action apply, in addition to the missed attack.
  • Prerequisites:  The (E) Venery skill and eight skill points in Scoutcraft