of Alcohol & Drugs
Characters under the influence of alcohol, narcotics,
or other similar drugs will be affected as follows:
State of Intoxication
* beyond great intoxication persons become comatose and will sleep for 7 to 10 hours.
Notes on Intoxication Table:
Bravery is covered
in the NON-PLAYER CHARACTER CHARACTERISTICS section of this
Increases in bravery simply move the character upwards until "foolhardy" is attained.
Morale pertains only to NPCs.
indicate the number of
points the various characteristics are lowered temporarily due to intoxication.
Attack dice for missile ||
melee combat are lowered according to the penalty shown.
Note that opponent saves vs. magical attacks made by an intoxicated character are raised by the same number
(1 or 5 -- 5% or 25%).
Hit points are increased due to the effects of
the drug on the intoxicated character.
He or she can physically withstand <[ignore?]> more punishment.
<slight = 3 drinks, moderate = 6 drinks, great = 9 drinks, comatose = 10 drinks: see BH2.14>
IN AD&D +
Of course I no longer imbibe to excess,
gray hair bringing me that wisdom...