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    Default Re: Warcaster Feat tax

    Quote Originally Posted by Kryx View Post
    @Tanarii: I'm all for getting rid of feat taxes, though what would you propose? It seems what you propose would basically remove the somatic component entirely.
    I'm on the fence for making etched-symbol shields cover the somatic component, because 'holy symbol' it technically is a hand then, not worn. I'm not sure how over or under powered that would be though. It'd also make the Warcaster feat unappealing to Clerics/Paladins, although advantage on Concentration checks is still very good.

    The Warcaster feat is one of those weird ones: almost all casters either need the 'free hands' benefit *or* the OA spells benefit, nut rarely both.

    Edit: nice post rearrangement for clarity. I should have quoted. ;)
    Last edited by Tanarii; 2015-11-02 at 10:51 AM.