How does one use gunpowder weapons in the confined spaces of the dungeon? What happens to ears? Blackmoor has some gunpowder usage but the filthy stuff won't work in Greyhawk's world.(Emphasis added.) I don't think I've seen anyone, myself included, cover the potential for temporary deafness from the use of a gun, especially in a dungeon. It's actually a pretty good balancing idea.
Saturday, April 14, 2012
Effects of Guns
Nope, not a post of rules for blackpowder weapons in D&D, but rather inspiration for or commentary on such rules. Jason Zavoda has posted an early letter written by Gary Gygax to a D&D fanzine, and I was particularly struck by this quote: