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From:     James Perry <jperry@??.net>
Date:     Wed, 7 Aug 1996 13:17:08 -0500
Subject:  Re: Arcane/Astromundi
>
>>	Are you sure?  I don't have my stuff near me, but I thought their
>>"telepathy" worked only to tell the others that they were hurt or killed.
>>It sounded like just a game balancer to keep PC's from whacking and arcane
>>here and there to take their stuff and resell it.
>
>What the book says is that , due to their racial telepathy, all know if one
>dies.
>
>Telepathy *is* their only means of communication, and the one on the
>Spelljammer seems to have gone insane because of being cut off from the other
>arcane due to the "privacy" feature of the Sp[elljammer, ot because of
>distance.

Telepathy isn't their only means of communication, they can also speak...I
believe it has been said that they have high, hollow voices.

>>>That far reaching telepathy would tend to reinforce similarities, and blur
>>>differences.
>>
>>	You're definatly correct their.
>>
>>>Hell, the only listed Arcane who seems much different from his fellows is
>the
>>>only one listed as cut off from the racial telepathic net. (LotSJ)
>>
>>	That was probably just so that PC's could kill him and not "pay
>>the price" (loose all contact with the arcane).
>>
>
>No, actually his insanity was a majjor plot device for a possible method of
>escape, and he'e needed alive to make that escpae, as I recall.

I don't think he has to be alive...he's grown a flitter or something like
it, and IIRC he just wants to get the beholders Ioun stones before he
goes...IIRC.


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Re: Arcane/Astromundi    TLHawkins@???.com    06 Aug 1996 23:11:23
Re: Arcane/Astromundi    Thomas O. Magann Jr.    06 Aug 1996 23:54:31
Re: Arcane/Astromundi    Eugene Shumu1insky    07 Aug 1996 15:32:11
Re: Arcane/Astromundi    Thomas O. Magann Jr.    07 Aug 1996 18:00:12
Re: Arcane/Astromundi    James Perry    07 Aug 1996 18:17:08

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