A while back, I acquired copies of the 5th Edition rulebooks and immediately wondered how much of the system could be translated into the Infinity Engine. I've been passively experimenting with various implementations of features from 5th Edition, and I've been pleasantly surprised by how much of the system can be approximated (if not fully implemented) within the Enhanced Infinity Engine.
A brief overview of the important mechanics is provided below:
Yes, yes Aqua, this is all great, so what have you actually implemented?
Well, a lot of stuff.
I have racial bonuses, as listed here:
I have a mostly functional advantage/disadvantage system implemented that can be accessed through setting various splstates.
I have a revamped weapon proficiency system that groups weapons into 10 martial weapon classes. This system also allows spellcasters to get bonuses to their makes spell attacks (such as Shocking Grasp). Furthermore, this system leaves about a dozen open proficiency slots that could be used to introduce new weapons or weapon groups.
I have a couple classes and kits from PnP 5th edition converted to 2nd Edition, as listed here:
Is this a mod that people would be interested in (or would like to assist with)? Are there features you would like to see? How do you feel about what I've shown above? Opinions? Comments? Criticism? Ideas?