Author’s Diary for March 8, 2020: Bids Appendix (Enhancing Items)

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We’re wrapping up Covenant’s Crafting bid today! Enhance that sweet piece of gear that you learned how to build yesterday! More below the fold.

Enhance: Improve an item’s performance without upgrade parts

  • To Accomplish:
  • Successful Bid: The character adds 1 feature to the item.
  • Unsuccessful Bid
    • The character does not add any features to the item.
    • The character removes 1 feature of the FM’s choice from the item.
    • The character adds 1 defect of the FM’s choice to the item.
  • Suggested Traits: Crafting, Knowledge
  • Suggested Advantages: 
    • The character is using a dedicated workshop, manufacturing facility, or laboratory.
    • The character is using high-quality materials or ingredients.
  • Suggested Disadvantages:
    • There is a shortage of materials or ingredients.
    • The finished item will have a maximum of 1 additional feature.
    • The character is using improvised tools or facilities.
    • The character is using low-quality materials or ingredients.
    • The character must refine xir materials or ingredients from raw materials.

That’s all for now. Talk to you tomorrow.

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