View Single Post

Thread: What should the elf be like? [3.5]

  1. - Top - End - #19
    Troll in the Playground

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Bristol, UK

    Default Re: What should the elf be like? [3.5]

    Quote Originally Posted by Morph Bark View Post
    If "bench" equals "maximum carrying capacity", IIRC that would be 100 pounds for a Str 10 character. 200 for Str 15, 400 for Str 20. Also, you've listed the upper bound rather than the lower.
    It's the lower bound for the minimum strength requirement. My overall impression is that being able to bench press a given weight does not entail being able to use a bow with the same draw weight.

    Although yes, hunting bows do typically have a much lower draw weight than military ones. It's not as bad a trope as I made it out to be.
    Last edited by lesser_minion; 2011-04-25 at 08:47 AM.