Re: Something I Don't Like
Walt Pesch (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Mon, 12 Sep 1994 21:29:25 -0600
>Walt Pesch brought up some interesting points, but I don't entirely agree
>with the statement he made to the effect of "if I spend months manipulating a
>trap and snare the prey, I should get it".
>Time spent still should mean no guarantees, at least not with this. After
>all, escaping from certain doom _is_ the stuff of heroics, you know? (grin)
That is why I said that the chance should not be fixed, but tending towards
zero. E.g. the chance of 500 elites missing a rabble of peasants. I
especially think that numbers & quality of the units hunting and being
hunted should be the basis of the equation.
Of course, is there a skill of "Run Away, Sacrificing
Well-Paid/Zealous/Foolish Rear Guard"...