Stinger (Paralyzing Venom)

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Stinger (Paralyzing Venom)
Category

Physical

Cost

3

Takes up

Back

Exclusions

Stinger (Confusing Venom), Stinger (Poisoning Venom), Wings

Creation Code

by

ID

StingerParalyze

Reality Distorting?Reality distorting mutations
cannot be used under
the effects of normality.

no

Stinger (Paralyzing Venom)

You bear a tail with a stinger that delivers paralyzing venom to your enemies.

20% chance on a melee attack to strike your opponent with your stinger (Ceiling(Level/2)+3) ♥1d(Floor(Level/2)+3)
Stinger venom paralyzes opponent
Paralyzation duration: 1d(Level based range) rounds
May Sting to guarantee a strike with your stinger at +4 to hit and +2 penetration
Cooldown: 25 (you will not strike with your stinger while this ability is cooling down)
Cannot wear equipment on back
+200 reputation with arachnids

Note that for easier wiki use, ID has its Class constructor appended to it. The ingame id is Stinger with constructor="Paralyze".

When striking, the stinger has a chance of injecting paralyzing venom with a toughness save of (14 + Level).

Duration Calculation[edit | edit source]

Level Duration
[1,2] 1d2+1
[3,4] 1d3+1
[5,6] 1d4+1
> 6 1d5+((Level - 6) / 2 + 1)

Advancement Table[edit | edit source]

Mutation Level Stinger Attack Paralysis Duration Toughness Save
1 4 ♥1d3 1d2 + 1 rounds 15
2 4 ♥1d4 1d2 + 1 rounds 16
3 5 ♥1d4 1d3 + 1 rounds 17
4 5 ♥1d5 1d3 + 1 rounds 18
5 6 ♥1d5 1d4 + 1 rounds 19
6 6 ♥1d6 1d4 + 1 rounds 20
7 7 ♥1d6 1d5 + 1 rounds 21
8 7 ♥1d7 1d5 + 2 rounds 22
9 8 ♥1d7 1d5 + 2 rounds 23
10 8 ♥1d8 1d5 + 3 rounds 24

Advantages & Disadvantages[edit | edit source]

Advantages[edit | edit source]

  • Grants a chance for a "free" attack each round in melee, assuming that the stinger is off cooldown.
  • Paralyzed enemies are completely unable to attack or move, and are much easier to hit, allowing for easier victories or safer getaways.
  • Synergizes extremely well with builds focused on making multiple attacks per round.
  • Grants bonus reputation with arachnids, though not enough to make them neutral by default.

Disadvantages[edit | edit source]