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Armor, Sleep, and Healing

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Ever wondered how the heck the PCs managed to heal themselves up in armor without using magic?

What does "rolling hit dice" really mean?

How do PCs sleep in armor?

Included are several rule variations to address the issues.

 
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Joel T November 16, 2018 4:24 am UTC
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Why is the text all garbled in my download?
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Luc C April 10, 2017 9:52 pm UTC
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Just saying, armors are padded with leather that takes the shape of the guy under it. so basically soldiers in the medieval times could literally sleep in their armor without having problems. the problem people have is that they see a huge chunk of metal and think thats not comfortable. but what they dont see and that people would if they ere creating armors the way they should. is that inside that metal plate. there is leather paddings to help it stay in place and make the absorbsion of impacts even higher. that padding also serves as a way to make the person inside, comfortable since they were required to wear that armor for long period of times, including dinner at the camp. since the armor took more then 10 minutes to wear. it was idiotic to remove it if you were expecting an enemy to come at any moment during the day yet had to sleep or eat.

so basically, realistically... you could easily sleep a few days in your armor before you started to feel uncomfortable. this is why in 5e they removed the...See more
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Layne Z July 07, 2017 12:25 am UTC
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Thanks for the feedback! I changed the rules and the formatting slightly. Notably, I added "fitted armor." My goal isn't realism for its own sake, it's mostly for better RP. I've noticed that my players are more careful about how and where they choose to rest. I like your alternative to rolling the hit dice too. Again, thanks for the feedback.
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Luc C July 10, 2017 6:00 am UTC
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i understand perfectly well. im not going for realism either, but i tend to remove the stuff that makes no sense.
and i unfortunately have seen way too many video prooving people wrong about full plates. the same way i was prooven often how studded leather doesn't even exist and how D&D just made it to be another step. but in real life the studs serves no purpose at all because too small to do anything. all that said... mostly fighters that removed their armor were doing it mostly because too hot after a 6 hour battle. also have to pee and XXX at some time right ? 8)

in any cases, always glad to give feedback.
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