dan (razzthesummoner) wrote in dnd3e,
dan
razzthesummoner
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Yo

Hello. Just a quick question that is directed both towards DMs and players. I have been trying to decide just how to handle reflex saves that half area of effect damage, and similarly, evasion and its negating of such damage.

To illustrate this question, take the following example. Say a Red Dragon uses his fire breath attack against a level 10 rogue. The rogue passes his reflex save. Should the rogue be, say, moved to the closest available square that is not within the radius? Otherwise I can't really understand how they were able to "dodge" a wall of flame. And thus, if the rogue is backed into a corner, should the reflex save be unavailable to them? I know there is no mention of any of this in any core books, but I am interested to see how others handle this situation. I am considering making it a house rule but first I'd like to see your opinions. Thank you in advance.

Razz
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