The "Pure" Naked Variant
Develop your brawling
skills with only the innate abilities to sustain the team. Learn
the true power of the mage as you walk the thin line between survival and
extinction. This variant explores the impact of each character's
attributes on the success of the journey.
COMBAT EQUIPMENT! No items are permitted to be equipped during
combat sequences. All slots must remain empty during all phases of
STASH! Any number of items may be carried in inventory, enchanted
or otherwise and used. This includes potions, resins, oils, balms, scrolls,
enchanted weapons and jewelry (non-enchanted items are worthless except
SURVIVAL! Any combat sequence which results in one or more of
the party dying in combat must be replayed until every member survives.
OR CAST! Only brawling or spellcasting attacks are permitted,
and therefore no level-up points may be allocated to bladed, two-handed
or bow skills unless all other skills and attributes have been maxed out.
GAMES ONLY! No heirlooming is permitted. All games must
be virgin starts with the standard supplies in shops of Krondor and Haldon
PURIST AWARD! No deaths, no replays.
If any character dies during combat, the game must be deleted and a new
one started. Express your skill and take what fate wills to gain
this rare achievement.
TEST AWARD! Gameplay setting at Hard Difficulty and Fighter Focus...
resourcefulness at its best. Only those who can anticipate the obstacles
ahead and plan their moves with care are worthy of this highest tribute.
Tips for Successful Gameplay