Poison!

Name Vector Type Attributes Incubation Period Strength Cycle Time Notes
Twitch D dilution (water) DFT, SPD 1 Combat Turn 2 1 Combat Turn After 1 distraction from twitch
Tree Frog Poison L subcutaneous DFT, SPD 1 Combat Turn 3 1 Combat Turn
Rattlesnake Poison L Subcutaneous DFT, SPD 2D3 Hours 3 1 Hr Nausea
Hospital Poison N Dermal DFT, WL 2D3 Hours 3 24 Hrs Nausea, Dizzyness
Scoripin Sting Venom C Subcutaneous WL 6 Seconds 3 1 hr Paralysis, Pain
Anti-Venom for additional Save +3
Lethal
First Stage - Effected attributes reduced by 25%. BCS rolls -1
Second Stage - Effected attributes reduced by 50%. BCS rolls -1
Crisis Stage - Save vs death, success = coma
Narcotic
First Stage - WT,WL & DFT reduced by 25%. BCS rolls -2
Second Stage - WT,WL & DFT reduced by 25%. BCS rolls -2
Crisis Stage - Unconscious for poison's strength hours
Depressant
First Stage - WT,WL & DFT reduced by 25%. BCS rolls -2
Second Stage - WT,WL & DFT reduced by 25%. BCS rolls -2
Crisis Stage - BCS halfed, effected attributes halved for poison's strength hours
Localized (C)
First Stage - Paralisys, BCS rolls -2 due to pain
Second Stage - Paralisys, BCS rolls -4 due to pain
Crisis Stage - Paralisys, BCS rolls -8 due to pain
Limbs hit: limb can't be used. Body hit: Can't stand or walk. Head: Unconscious.

Vectors

Aerosol - Infection is Airborne
Subcutaneous - Must get under skin
Gastric - Must be eaten
Dermal - Skin contact is enough

Progression

First Stage - HLH AST to avoid effect (minus STR of poison) (after incubation period)
Second Stage - HLH CST to avoid advance (minus STR of poison) (after cycle time)
Crisis Stage - HLH CST to avoid crisis effect (after 2nd cycle time)
DM Note: Localized added as a less lethal poison for early game use. Localized poison do not kill.

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