Riding

Riding

  • Attribute:  Constitution
  • Type:  Move
  • Time:  N/A
  • Description:  This skill is used to direct a steed of some type over terrain, and includes typical actions such as saddling, mounting, and dismounting. While basic riding on a trained animal doesn’t require a skill check, it is required when trying to urge the mount to perform most other physical acts. In addition, if the steed fails a morale check, the rider can attempt to remain saddled or overcome the reaction with one or more skill checks. When on an unsaddled mount, the rider suffers a Difficult (-4) modifier to this and all related skills, other modifiers are based on the type of maneuver, terrain, and environment.
  • Example of use:  Urge a steed to gallop down a road, jump a felled tree or small ravine, regain control after fright, etc.
  • Specializations: (Required) Specific type of steed, i.e. horse, dog, giant eagle, etc.