Tuesday, September 22, 2015

5e Playtest: Masterwork Armor


Masterwork.  It is a think I thought that they did good in 3/3.5e and it was something I thought that should've been expanded on.  Now this is a serious playtest of the system and I am looking for some serious feedback.

Masterwork Armor. 
Light armor +250gp
  • Padded does not gain the disadvantage on stealth.
  • Leather, +1 armor class
  • Studded leather, +1 armor class

Medium armor +500gp for each chosen ability
  • Hide, +1 maximum dexterity modifier
  • Chain shirt, +1 maximum dexterity modifier
  • Scalemail, +1 armor class, no disadvantage on stealth, 30 pound weight
  • Breastplate, +1 maximum dexterity modifier
  • Half-plate, +1 armor class, no disadvantage on stealth, 30 pound weight

Heavy armor +1000gp for each chosen ability

  • Ringmail, +1 armor class, no disadvantage on stealth, 30 pound weight
  • Chainmail, +1 armor class, no strength minimum, no disadvantage on stealth, 35 pound weight
  • Splintmail, +1 armor class, Str 13, no disadvantage on stealth, 40 pound weight
  • Platemail, +1 armor class, Str 13, no disadvantage on stealth, 45 pound weight